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Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Colombia 2014 Licensing Round
On 20 February 2014, the Agencia Nacional de Hidrocarburos - ANH officially launched the 2014 Colombia Licensing Round, with road shows in Calgary, Houston, London and Jakarta scheduled from 27 February to 3 April 2014. More> Colombia 2014 Licensing Round ...
South America | Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Trinidad Onshore Bid Round 2013 Results
The Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs of Trinidad & Tobago (MEEA) has announced the names of the companies that were successful in the bid round which closed in June 2013. This lease sale marks the first dedicated onshore bid round in 15 years. More> Trinidad On ...
Central America | Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Nine new blocks are offered in Russia in February 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered nine new blocks for exploration and production in February 2014. More> Thirteen new blocks are offered in Russia in February 2014 ...
Russia FSU | Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Amu Darya Tender 2014 - update
On 6 January 2014, the Ministry of Mines (MOM), on behalf of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan launched the Amu Darya Tender for exploration, development and production of hydrocarbons in the Amu Darya basin of Northern Afghanistan. More> Amu Dar ...
Middle East | Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Bangladesh, bid received for shallow offshore oil and gas block
The Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporationhttp (Petrobangla), on behalf of the Government of Bangladesh, re-invited bids for six shallow offshore blocks on 28 May 2013. Submission of bids for the round was extended to 29 July 2013. At the close of the round, only ...
Asia Far East | Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Ophir Energy announces Myanmar licence award and Company operations update
Ophir Energy plc announce that it is has been provisionally awarded a block in the Myanmar offshore licensing round. Separately, drilling operations have now commenced on both the Affanga Deep-1 well on the Gnondo Block, offshore Gabon and the Taachui well on Block 1, o ...
Asia Far East | Thursday, March 27, 2014

Friday, March 21, 2014

Gulf Coast Energy Resources high bidder on six shelf leases in central Gulf of Mexico lease sale
Gulf Coast Energy Resources, LLC announced it was the apparent high bidder on six leases in the Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231 (through its subsidiary GCER Offshore, LLC "GCER"). The six leases are located on the Outer Continental Shelf of the Gulf of ...
North America | Friday, March 21, 2014
Energy XXI participates in Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231
Energy XXI (NASDAQ: EXXI) (AIM: EXXI) today announced it was the apparent high bidder in 10 shallow-water blocks in the Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 231, with a total investment of approximately $2.6 million. The bids are subject to approval by the U.S. Bureau of O ...
North America | Friday, March 21, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

GulfSlope Energy high bidder on 22 out of 23 bids
GulfSlope Energy (OTCQB: GSPE) announced the results of its participation in offshore lease sale 231, central Gulf of Mexico, conducted by the Bureau of Ocean Management (BOEM). GulfSlope was high bidder on 22 out of 23 bids. The sum of our high bids is $7,843,642. Gu ...
North America | Thursday, March 20, 2014
Circle Oil announces that the AASE-19 well has now been hooked up as a Shagar producer
Circle Oil Plc (AIM: COP), the international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, is pleased to announce the following operating update. Egypt Al Amir SE Field ("AASE") and the Geyad Field The AASE-19 well has now been hooked up as a ...
Middle East | Thursday, March 20, 2014

Monday, March 3, 2014

Nine new blocks are offered in Russia in January 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered nine new blocks for exploration and production in January 2013. More> Thirteen new blocks are offered in Russia in December 2013 ...
Russia FSU | Monday, March 3, 2014
Cameroon 2014 Bid Round
The National Hydrocarbons Corporation, Société Nationale des Hydrocarbures (SNH), has announced a licensing round for a total of four blocks, effective from 14 January 2014. Three of the blocks, Bomana, Lungahe, and N'dian River, are in the Rio del Rey ...
Africa | Monday, March 3, 2014
ALNAFT Fourth International Bid Round 2014 launched
On 22 January 2014 the Ministry of Energy and Mines, National Agency for Hydrocarbon Resources Valorisation (ALNAFT), launched the Fourth International Bid Round for 31 perimeters/licences, which include a total of 92 onshore blocks covering 463,144 square kilometres. ...
North Africa | Monday, March 3, 2014

Thursday, February 6, 2014

African Petroleum announces licence extensions
Liberia Blocks LB-08 and LB-09: European Hydrocarbons Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of African Petroleum Corporation Limited (NSX: AOQ) (African Petroleum or the Company), has received approval from the Board of Directors of the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOC ...
Africa | Thursday, February 6, 2014

Monday, February 3, 2014

Touchstone Exploration announces successful bid in the 2013 Trinidad onshore bid round
Touchstone Exploration Inc. (TSX VENTURE:TAB) announce that the Ministry of Energy and Energy Affairs ("MEEA") has informed Touchstone that its application, made through the Company's wholly owned Trinidad subsidiary Primera Oil and Gas Limited, in the 201 ...
South America | Monday, February 3, 2014

Friday, January 31, 2014

28th Seaward Licensing Round - applications open
The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) invited applications for the licences in the 28th Seaward Licensing Round, on 24 January 2014. A total of 2,728 blocks are being offered. More> 28th Seaward Licensing Round - applications open ...
West Europe | Friday, January 31, 2014