The 10 per cent stake in Videocon Group's giant Mozambique gas field bought by ONGC Videsh (OVL) and Oil India for $2.475 billion will be shared equally. OVL, the overseas arm of State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) and OIL had jointly bought Videocon Group's 10 per cent interest in the Rovuma Area-1 for $2.475 billion.
US oil company Anadarko Petroleum Corp is to sell a 10 per cent stake in a Mozambique gas field offshore to a unit of Oil & Natural Gas Corp (ONGC) for $2.64 billion. aNADARKO wanted to focus more on its domestic assets.
By the end of this year, the deal for the Mozambique's offshore Area 1 is expected to close, the US company said.