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Monday, July 28, 2014

Ministers open bidding process for companies seeking licences to explore for onshore oil and gas, UK
Ministers today opened the bidding process for companies seeking licences to explore for onshore oil and gas, to help discover how the gas under our feet can help power our homes. Business and Energy Minister Matthew Hancock published details of how companies can apply ...
West Europe | Monday, July 28, 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014

GeoPark announces expansion in Colombia through the award of a new hydrocarbon block in the 2014 Colombia Bidding Round
GeoPark Limited (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and Argentina, today announces its continued expansion in Colombia through the award of a new exploratory ...
South America | Thursday, July 24, 2014
Statoil awarded licence offshore Colombia
Statoil has been awarded interest in the COL4 licence offshore Colombia in the Caribbean Sea in the 2014 Colombia Licensing Round. Statoil will hold 33,33% in the licence. Repsol will be the operator of the licence and will hold 33,34%. ExxonMobil Exploration Colombia ...
South America | Thursday, July 24, 2014

Monday, June 30, 2014

Equatorial Guinea 2014 Licensing Round
On 16 June 2014, the Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy for the Republic of Equatorial Guinea announced that the Equatorial Guinea 2014 Licensing Round will open on 1 July 2014. More > Equatorial Guinea 2014 Licensing Round ...
Africa | Monday, June 30, 2014
Eighteen new blocks are offered in Russia in May 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered eighteen new blocks for exploration and production in May2014. More > Eighteen new blocks are offered in Russia in May 2014 ...
Russia FSU | Monday, June 30, 2014
Hungary 2014 Bidding Round
The Ministry for National Development and the Hungarian Mining Office has launched a bid round for six hydrocarbon prospecting, exploration and production concessions. Five of the hydrocarbon concessions are located in eastern Hungary and one in the western part of the ...
East Europe | Monday, June 30, 2014
Closing of the Fourth Tanzania Deep Offshore and North Lake Tanganyika Licensing Round 2013
The Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC), has announced the closing of the Fourth Tanzania Deep Offshore and North Lake Tanganyika Licensing Round, as of 15 May 2014. More > Closing of the Fourth Tanzania Deep Offshore and North Lake Tanganyika Licensin ...
Africa | Monday, June 30, 2014

Friday, June 13, 2014

Union Jack Oil PLC raises £1.4 million through placing
The Directors of Union Jack Oil plc (UJO: AIM), are pleased to announce that the Company has raised £1.4 million (before expenses) through a placing (the "Placing") of 560,284,640 new ordinary shares of 0.025p (the "Placing Shares") at a price ...
West Europe | Friday, June 13, 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014

First Indonesia Petroleum Bidding Round 2014
Indonesia's Directorate General of Oil and Gas (MIGAS) launched the official First Indonesia Petroleum Bidding Round 2014 on 23 May 2014. More> First Indonesia Petroleum Bidding Round 2014 ...
Asia Far East | Friday, May 30, 2014
Two new blocks are offered in Russia in April 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered two new blocks for exploration and production in April 2014. More> Two new blocks are offered in Russia in March 2014 ...
Russia FSU | Friday, May 30, 2014
Colombia 2014 Licensing Round - new blocks added
The Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos - (ANH) released the definitive reference terms which highlights the requirements to participate in the 2014 Licensing Round and provides an outline of the official process schedule on 2 May. ANH also released a resolution that adds ...
South America | Friday, May 30, 2014
Eastern Canada NS14-1 Lease Sale announcement
The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board, (CNSOPB) has issued the call for bids NS14-1 lease sale covering four offshore parcels. The four parcels offered are located in water depths ranging from 100 to approximately 4,100 metres along the northeastern section of ...
North America | Friday, May 30, 2014
Australian 2013 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release - Round I awards
Bid submissions for Round 1 of the 2013 acreage release closed on 21 November 2013. As of late April 2014, 7 of 20 release areas have been awarded for an initial term of 6 years More> Australian 2013 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release - Round I awards ...
Australasia | Friday, May 30, 2014
Alaska Peninsula Areawide 2014 Lease Sale announcement preliminary results
The Alaska Department of Natural Resources (ADNR), Division of Oil and Gas (DO&G), has announced the preliminary results of the Alaska Peninsula Areawide 2014 lease sale that was held on 5 May 2014. More> Alaska Peninsula Areawide 2014 Lease Sale announcement prelim ...
North America | Friday, May 30, 2014
Cook Inlet Areawide 2014 Lease Sale announcement Sale preliminary results
The Alaska Department of Natural Resources (ADNR), Division of Oil and Gas (DO&G), has announced the preliminary results of the Cook Inlet Areawide 2014 lease sale that was held on 7 May 2014. More> Cook Inlet Areawide 2014 Lease Sale announcement preliminary result ...
North America | Friday, May 30, 2014

Friday, May 16, 2014

EnQuest issues Interim Management Statement
PRODUCTION SUMMARY Production from 1 January to 30 April 2014 averaged 25,597 Boepd, up 25% on the same period last year. EnQuest reiterates production guidance of an average of between 25,000 Boepd and 30,000 Boepd for the full year. HIGHLIGHTS Alma/Galia. First oi ...
West Europe | Friday, May 16, 2014