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Carnarvon Petroleum & Quadrant Energy to Drill Dorado-1 Well
AU >> 2/23/2017 - Carnarvon Petroleum Limited (Carnarvon) is pleased to inform shareholders that the joint venture has committed to acquiring long lead items for the Dorado-1 exploration well and planning for the well ...
OGA Launch Well P&A Optimisation Programme
UK >> 2/23/2017 - The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has launched a search for operators to voluntarily participate in a multi-operator, well plug and abandonment (P&A) optimisation programme. The objective of the pilot p...
Lukoil and Inpex Successfully Complete Well Test at Block 10
IQ >> 2/22/2017 - LUKOIL and INPEX have successfully completed the testing of the first exploratory well, Eridu 1, at Block 10 in southern Iraq. The well recorded daily flow rate of more than 1,000 cubic meters of swee...
Iran Proven Hydrocarbon Reserves more 30 Billion Barrels than 2011 Estimates
IR >> 2/15/2017 - Iran says its proven in-place oil and gas reserves are higher by 30 billion barrels and 128 trillion cubic feet, respectively, than 2011 estimates. Director of Exploration at the National Iranian Oil ...
Grant of PPL 338 Extension & Award of New Licence PPL 581
PG >> 2/15/2017 - Kina Petroleum Limited is pleased to provide an update in relation to its foreland exploration activities. Kina confirms that the PPL 338 licence has been extended for a further 5 years and that it ha...
Moulay Bouchta Extension Confirmed
MA >> 2/15/2017 - Gulfsands Petroleum plc, the oil and gas company with activities in Syria, Tunisia, Colombia and Morocco, announces that its subsidiary, Gulfsands Petroleum Morocco Limited ("GPML"), has been awarded ...
Venezuela Signed 8 Oil Cooperation Agreements With China
VE >> 2/14/2017 - Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A. (PDVSA) ratified its cooperation with the People's Republic of China in 8 agreements as part of the XV China-Venezuela Joint High Level Commission held in the Jose Felix R...
GeoPark Announces New Exploration Discovery In Colombia
CO >> 2/2/2017 - GeoPark Limited (GPRK), a leading independent Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and growth platforms in Colombia, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, and Peru, annou...
Iran Explored 30 bln Barrels of Oil
IR >> 2/14/2017 - Iran has discovered about a dozen new oil fields with in-place reserves of 30 billion barrels, head of exploration at National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) stated. ...
Cobalt Announces Closing of DOJ Investigation
AO >> 2/9/2017 - Cobalt International Energy, Inc. (Cobalt) has received a letter from the United States Department of Justice (DOJ) advising Cobalt that the DOJ has closed its FCPA investigation into Cobalt’s operati...
Lundin Granted Drilling Permit for Edvard Grieg Appraisal
NO >> 2/8/2017 - The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 16/1-27, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 16/1-27 will be drilled from the Island ...
LGO to Apply for New Production Concession for Ayoluengo Field
ES >> 2/9/2017 - LGO provides an update on the Ayoluengo Field in northern Spain which was previously operated by its wholly owned subsidiary Compan?a Petrol?fera de Sedano, S.L.U. (CPS) until the termination of La Lo...
Iran Declares Major Hydrocarbon Discoveries
IR >> 2/6/2017 - A top Iranian oil official stated that the country has discovered 15 billion barrels of new in-place oil reserves, but around 2 billion barrels of the reserves were “recoverable”. ...
Iran to Hold Tender for Oil & Natural Gas Fields in Mid-February 2017
IR >> 2/4/2017 - Iran will launch new contracts to develop oil and natural gas fields in mid-February in the country's first such tender since the lifting of international sanctions a year ago, an oil official said on...
Shell Gabon Operations Normal after Agreement to End Strike Action
GA >> 1/23/2017 - Royal Dutch Shell said its operations in Gabon were running as normal after it struck an agreement with staff, their labor union and the government to end strike action which started on Jan. 12. "The ...
Lebanon Relaunches Licensing Round
LB >> 1/26/2017 - After the passing of the two outstanding decrees concerning the offshore exploration program, the Lebanese Minister of Energy and Water has now announced details related to a new pre-qualification rou...
Oil Basins Suspends & Extends VIC/P47 Exploration Permit
AU >> 1/30/2017 - Oil Basins has advised that an application to the National Offshore Petroleum Titles Administrator (NOPTA) for a suspension and extension of the duration of the Vic/P47 exploration permit has been app...
LGO Energy Fails in Bid to Extend La Lora Concession
ES >> 1/30/2017 - LGO provides a further update on its 100% owned Spanish concession, La Lora (the Concession), in northern Spain, which is operated by its wholly owned subsidiary Compania Petrolifera de Sedano, S.L.U....
Lundin Receives Consent for Drilling on Edvard Grieg Field
NO >> 1/30/2017 - Lundin has received consent to carry out exploration drilling of well 16/1-27 on the Edvard Grieg field. Lundin is the operator of the Edvard Grieg field, in the North Sea, around 140 kilometres west-...
Lebanon Relaunches First Oil and Gas Licensing Round
LB >> 1/27/2017 - Lebanon relaunched its first oil and gas exploration and production licensing round after a three-year delay, its energy minister said, kick-starting the development of a hydrocarbon industry stalled ...
AzEire Wins Extension to Frontier Exploration Licence (FEL) 1/13
IE >> 1/27/2017 - AzEire Ltd. (AzEire), the Ireland focused oil and gas exploration company backed by Seacrest Capital Group, has been awarded an extension to its 100% working interest FEL 1/13 Licence (the Licence) in...
Statoil Receives Consent to Use Songa Encourage
NO >> 1/27/2017 - Statoil has received consent to use Songa Encourage for well activities at Norne, Norne satellites and Alve. Statoil is the operator of the Norne field in the Norwegian Sea, west of Mo i Rana in Nordl...
China to Tender More Xinjiang Oil & Gas Blocks to Non-State Firms
CN >> 1/23/2017 - China will auction about 30 oil and gas blocks in the northwestern region of Xinjiang this year to investors outside the top state energy firms, state media reported, as Beijing steps up efforts to bo...
ERHC Energy Signs MoU with Starcrest Energy Nigeria
NG >> 1/19/2017 - ERHC Energy Inc., a publicly traded American company with oil and gas assets in Sub-Saharan Africa, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Starcrest Nigeria Energy Limited. ...
North Atlantic Drilling Extends Contract for West Elara
NO >> 1/20/2017 - North Atlantic Drilling Ltd has been awarded a firm one well extension plus one optional well from Statoil Petroleum AS (Statoil) for the jack-up West Elara. The work will commence in direct continuat...
Brazil May Hold Second Sub-Salt Oil Licensing Round in 2017
Brazil May Hold Second Sub-Salt Oil Licensing Round in 2017 BR >> 1/17/2017 - Brazil may hold a second licensing round this year for new oil exploration areas in an offshore region known as the sub-salt where massive discoveries have been made, the Energy Ministry said, as it l...
Angus Energy Preparing to Re-Enter Brockham-1X Well
UK >> 1/18/2017 - Angus Energy plc. (the "Group") is pleased to confirm that, further to the 15 December 2016 announcement, site upgrade works to the production bunds are now complete and well intervention continues on...
Drilling Program in Bolivia in 2017
BO >> 1/13/2017 - Oilfield Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB) scheduled for this management drilling 18 exploratory wells in the country, the president of the state oil company, William M. Acha said. ...
Bolivia & Argentina Sign Exploration Agreement
BO >> 1/16/2017 - President Oilfield Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB), William M. Acha and president of YPF, Miguel Angel Gutierrez, signed the Oilfield Services Contract for exploration and exploitation of the area Charagua...
YPFB & YPFB Chaco Sign Exploration Contracts for Two Areas
BO >> 1/16/2017 - President Oilfield Fiscales Bolivianos (YPFB), William M. Acha and general manager of YPFB Chaco SA, Oscar Claros Dulon, signed two contracts for oil exploration services and exploitation in the Aguar...
ConocoPhillips Announces Willow Discovery in National Petroleum Reserve
UK >> 1/13/2017 - ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc. announced a new oil discovery in the Greater Mooses Tooth (GMT) Unit located in the northeast portion of the National Petroleum Reserve – Alaska (NPRA). The Willow discovery...
Nigeria's NNPC Partners with Schlumberger for Exploration
NG >> 1/13/2017 - Nigeria's state oil company said it will partner with oilfield services company Schlumberger in exploration and reservoir management. The partnership aims to find commercial hydrocarbon deposits in th...
Petrobras to Invest $19B in 2017
BR >> 1/11/2017 - Petroleo Brasileiro SA expects to spend $19 billion in exploration, production and refining projects this year, above last year's, signaling that efforts to reduce debt and preserve cash are helping B...
Faroe Petroleum Spuds Dazzler Exploration & Brasse Appraisal Wells
NO >> 1/12/2017 - Faroe Petroleum, the independent oil and gas company focusing principally on exploration, appraisal and production opportunities in Norway and the UK, is pleased to announce the commencement of the Bo...
President Energy Provides Operational Update in Argentina
AR >> 1/11/2017 - President Energy (PPC), the oil and gas exploration company provides the following update on its Argentina operations. ...
Lion Energy Reports Encouraging Oil & Gas Shows in Amanah Timur-1 Well
ID >> 1/10/2017 - Lion Energy has announced that encouraging gas readings, combined with some oil fluorescence shows have been encountered in the objective '400' sandstone from 80m KB to the midnight depth of 154m KB. ...
Roxi Petroleum Announces Operational Update
KZ >> 1/10/2017 - Roxi Petroleum, the Central Asian oil and gas company, with a focus on Kazakhstan, has updated the market with news from its BNG Contract Area. ...
Gazprom Neft Discovers New Field in Orenburg Oblast
RU >> 1/9/2017 - Gazprom Neft subsidiary Gazpromneft Orenburg has discovered a new field — the Novosamarskoye — in the Sorochinsky district of the Orenburg Oblast. Initial oil-in-place reserves are estimated at more t...
DNO Makes Cretaceous Oil Discovery at Peshkabir
IQ >> 1/9/2017 - DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, announced that the Peshkabir-2 well currently drilling in the Kurdistan region of Iraq has discovered oil in the Cretaceous horizon in the southern flank o...
NNPC Awards 2017 Crude Oil Term Contracts to 39 Companies
NG >> 1/3/2017 - State-run Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has awarded its 2017 crude oil term contracts to 39 companies, the company said. The contracts covering about 1.31 million barrels per day (bpd...

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