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Monday, August 11, 2014

Miller Energy Resources wins bid to acquire exploration license on 168,000 acres in Cook Inlet
Miller Energy Resources, Inc. (NYSE: MILL) announce that it was named the successful bidder in a State of Alaska Exploration License ("License") sale on acreage located on the Iniskin Peninsula, held on August 6, 2014. Miller believes this region has good pote ...
North America | Monday, August 11, 2014

Thursday, August 7, 2014

TGS supports Liberia bid round 2014
TGS, as the official data provider, is pleased to be supporting the Liberian Government and the National Oil Company of Liberia (NOCAL) through the international competitive bidding process for the latest Liberia Basin Bid Round. The round is open for three months from ...
Africa | Thursday, August 7, 2014

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Hannon Westwood responds to announcement of 14th Landward Licensing Round
In anticipation of the announcement of the 14th Landward Licensing Round, Hannon Westwood, advisors to the oil and gas industry since 1993 has produced the first of its Monthly Activity Reports specifically for onshore oil and gas activity. Chris Bulley, Executive Dire ...
West Europe | Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Friday, August 1, 2014

UK's 14th Landward Licensing Round announcement
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered seventeen new blocks for exploration and production in June 2014. More> UK's 14th Landward Licensing Round announcement ...
West Europe | Friday, August 1, 2014
First International Onshore Croatian Licensing Round 2014 launched
The Republic of Croatia launched the First International Onshore Bid round on 18 July 2014. This follows the country's recently announced First International Offshore Licensing Round in April 2014. More> First International Onshore Croatian Licensing Round 2014 ...
East Europe | Friday, August 1, 2014
Seventeen new blocks are offered in Russia in June 2014
The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Russian Federation offered seventeen new blocks for exploration and production in June 2014. More > Seventeen new blocks are offered in Russia in June 2014 ...
Russia FSU | Friday, August 1, 2014
Gulf of Mexico Western Planning Area Lease Sale 238 announcement
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has announced the Proposed Notice of Sale for the Western Planning Area Oil and Gas Lease Sale 238. The sale represents the sixth offshore sale in the BOEM's new Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program for 201 ...
North America | Friday, August 1, 2014
First 2014 auction in Ukraine for sale of special subsoil permits
The State Service of Geology and Mineral Resources of Ukraine announced an auction for sale of special subsoil permits which includes six hydrocarbon blocks on 17 June 2014.Minister Fergus O'Down announced the 2015 Atlantic Margin Oil and Gas Exploration Licensing R ...
Russia FSU | Friday, August 1, 2014
Irish 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round blocks offered
The Minister for Communications, Energy and Natural Resources Minister Fergus O'Down announced the 2015 Atlantic Margin Oil and Gas Exploration Licensing Round on 18 June 2014. More> Irish 2015 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round blocks offered ...
West Europe | Friday, August 1, 2014
Eastern Canada Newfoundland Call for Bids 2014: NL14
The Canada-Nova Scotia Offshore Petroleum Board (CNSOPB) has announced the sale of one parcel, covering roughly 269,192 acres (1089.4 square kilometres), which will close 120 days after the close of the Eastern Newfoundland Strategic Environmental Assessment 2013. This ...
North America | Friday, August 1, 2014
Indonesia Licensing Round Report 2014
Indonesia's Directorate General of Oil and Gas (MIGAS) launched the official First Indonesia Unconventional Shale Bidding Round 2014 on 24 June 2014. More> Indonesia Licensing Round Report 2014 ...
Asia Far East | Friday, August 1, 2014
Government of Montenegro first licensing round applications received
The Montenegro first licensing round closed on 15 May 2014 and joint bids from six companies were received for seven of the 13 blocks. More> Government of Montenegro first licensing round applications received ...
East Europe | Friday, August 1, 2014
Andes announces preliminary award of 3 discovered oil fields in Colombia bidding round 2014
The Board of Andes (AIM: AEN; BCBA: AEN) is pleased to announce, as part of the Colombia bidding round 2014, the preliminary award of three undeveloped fields with conventional oil discoveries, located in the Llanos basin in Colombia. Alejandro Jotayan, CEO of Andes, c ...
South America | Friday, August 1, 2014

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