Cairn Energy

Cairn is one of Europe's leading independent oil and gas exploration and development companies.  Cairn has its headquarters in Edinburgh (Scotland) and operational offices in London (UK), Stavanger (Norway) and Dakar (Senegal)

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Capital Markets Day

11 May 2015

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Indian tax dispute

Cairn confirms it has instructed counsel to file a Notice of Dispute under the UK-India Investment Treaty.

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A conference call for investors was held on Tuesday 10 March 2015 at 17.30 GMT.

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Cairn in Senegal

Basin opening exploration success

Cairn has discovered oil in the first and second wells of its offshore Senegal exploration programme, opening a new basin on the Atlantic Margin.

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2014 Preliminary Results: Simon Thomson, Chief Executive

2014 Preliminary Results: Simon Thomson, Chief Executive 03:39

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2014 Preliminary Results

We announced our 2014 Preliminary Results on 10 March 2015.


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Important message

Return of outstanding sums due to some of our shareholders following the returns of cash in March 2007 and February 2012.

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Our philosophy

As a transformational explorer, we look beyond the surface to open new basins.

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Advisor Exploration Geophysics

Stavanger – Competitive with Benefits

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