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Palomar Natural Resources plans to spud a well on Rawicz in Q4 2014
San Leon Energy, the AIM listed company focused on oil and gas exploration in Europe and North Africa, provides an update for the following areas: Palomar plans to spud a well on Rawicz in Q4 2014 New three-well drilling programme to begin in the Karpaty area and Per ...
East Europe | Thursday, August 21, 2014
Cambay-77H continues to recover light oil and frac fluids
Oilex Ltd (ASX: OEX, AIM: OEX) is pleased to announce that Cambay-77H continues to produce light crude oil and gas as the well recovers frac water during clean-up. Cambay-77H crude oil recovered from flow-back operations is currently being transported to a nearby refin ...
Asia Far East | Thursday, August 21, 2014
Nighthawk announces an update on production and development plans at its Smoky Hill and Jolly Ranch projects
Nighthawk, the US focused oil development and production company (AIM: HAWK and OTCQX: NHEGY), announces an update on production and development plans at its 100% controlled and operated Smoky Hill and Jolly Ranch projects in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, Colorado. (Nigh ...
North America | Thursday, August 21, 2014
Nighthawk Energy secures a credit commitment for a new US$100 million Reserve Based Loan
Nighthawk, the US focused oil development and production company (AIM: HAWK and OTCQX: NHEGY), announces that it has secured a credit commitment from the Commonwealth Bank of Australia for a new US$100 million Reserve Based Loan ("RBL"). The RBL has a maturit ...
Australasia | Thursday, August 21, 2014
IGas secures rig to drill the Ellesmere Port exploration well
IGas (LSE: IGAS), one of the leading producers of onshore hydrocarbons in the UK, is pleased to announce that it has secured a rig to drill the Ellesmere Port exploration well which is expected to spud in late 2014. A comprehensive community engagement programme has co ...
West Europe | Thursday, August 21, 2014
Falcon Oil & Gas announce completion of Australian Beetaloo Basin farm-out and commencement of nine well exploration and appraisal program
Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FO)(AIM:FOG)(ESM:FAC) announce, that further to its press release of 2 May 2014, its 98% subsidiary, Falcon Oil & Gas Australia Ltd ("Falcon"), has completed its Farm-Out Agreement and Joint Operating Agreement (collectively ...
Australasia | Thursday, August 21, 2014
GY-668 successfully drilled to a depth 1,946 feet measured depth
Leni Gas & Oil announce that well GY-668, the fifth of its planned 30 new development wells at the Goudron Field in Trinidad, and the fourth well from this drill pad, has been successfully drilled to a depth 1,946 feet measured depth ("MD"). Based on independe ...
Central America | Thursday, August 21, 2014

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Ascent Resources appoints Colin Hutchinson as Finance Director
Ascent, the AIM listed European oil and gas exploration and production company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Colin Hutchinson as Finance Director with immediate effect. Colin currently serves as Group Financial Controller of Ascent and Company Secretary, p ...
West Europe | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Chariot Oil & Gas announces signing of farm-out agreement in Brazil with AziLat
Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (AIM: CHAR), the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Chariot Brasil Petróleo e Gás Ltda., has signed a farm-out agreement with AziLat Limited ("Az ...
South America | Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

SacOil announces assignment of 20% participating interest in Oil Prospecting License 233
SacOil announce the assignment of 20% equity in Oil Prospecting Licence ("OPL") 233 offshore Nigeria ("the participating interest"). The assignment of the participating interest was duly granted and authorised by the Nigerian National Petroleum Corpo ...
Africa | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Xcite Energy: Award of options
Xcite Energy announces the award of an aggregate of 6,700,000 options to purchase ordinary shares of the Company to all members of the Xcite Energy Resources plc management team and staff, and to the Board of Directors. The options were granted under the terms of the C ...
West Europe | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Roxi Petroleum provides a further update on the Deep Discovery at BNG, Well 143 and Well NK-31
Roxi, the Central Asian oil and gas company with a focus on Kazakhstan, is pleased to further update the market with news of the deep discovery at its flagship BNG asset together with progress at its BNG shallow Well 143 and at Well NK-31 at its Galaz Contract Area. Th ...
Russia FSU | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
PetroNeft announces re-commencement of drilling operations on Licence 61
PetroNeft (AIM: PTR) an oil & gas exploration and production company operating in the Tomsk Oblast, Russian Federation, is pleased to announce a number of significant actions following the completion of the Licence 61 Farmout to Oil India Limited ("OIL") on 3 ...
Russia FSU | Tuesday, August 19, 2014
First oil in tanks of FSO at Bualuang field
Salamander Energy announces that first oil has been received in the tanks of the newly converted Suksan Salamander Floating Storage and Offtake Vessel ("FSO") at the Bualuang field in the Gulf of Thailand. This is the culmination of the planned upgrade to the ...
Asia Far East | Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Monday, August 18, 2014

Chariot Oil & Gas provides announces result of General Meeting
Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (AIM: CHAR), the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that all resolutions proposed in the Notice of General Meeting dated 22 July 2014 have been approved at the General Meeting of the Company held at ...
West Europe | Monday, August 18, 2014
2D seismic surveying operations commence on Newgrange prospect Goban Spur Basin, offshore Ireland
Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish oil and gas exploration and development company, whose shares are quoted in London (AIM) and Dublin (ESM), is pleased to announce that 2D seismic surveying operations have now commenced over Frontier Exploration Licence ("FEL& ...
West Europe | Monday, August 18, 2014