Talisman Energy (TLM +0.6%) completes a previously announced $1.5B deal with Sinopec (SNP -1.3%)...

|About: Talisman Energy Inc. (TLM)|By:, SA News Editor

Talisman Energy (TLM +0.6%) completes a previously announced $1.5B deal with Sinopec (SNP -1.3%) for a 49% interest in the Canadian producer’s North Sea business. There was no serious opposition to the partnership, but it's the latest example of the growing cooperation between Canada and China in oil and gas development.