Nexen Inc.
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NYSE : NXY

Nexen Inc.

May 18, 2006 12:15 ET

Nexen Inc. Presents at the UBS Global Oil and Gas Conference

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - May 18, 2006) - Nexen Inc. announces that Kevin Reinhart, Vice President Corporate Planning and Business Development, will present at the following investor conference:

UBS Global Oil and Gas Conference - Austin, Texas

Date: Thursday May 25, 2006

Time: 10:55 a.m. Mountain Time (12:55 p.m. Eastern Time)

We invite you to visit our website at www.nexeninc.com to view the webcast of Kevin's presentation. The webcast will be archived under the Investors section of our website.

Nexen Inc. is an independent, Canadian-based global energy company, listed on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol NXY. We are uniquely positioned for growth in the North Sea, deep-water Gulf of Mexico, the Athabasca oil sands of Alberta, the Middle East and offshore West Africa. We add value for shareholders through successful full-cycle oil and gas exploration and development and leadership in ethics, integrity and environmental protection.

Contact Information

  • Nexen Inc.
    Grant Dreger, CA
    Manager, Investor Relations
    (403) 699-5273
    or
    801 - 7th Ave SW
    Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2P 3P7
    Website: www.nexeninc.com