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Statoil takes on offshore gas exploration in Australia

Oct 24, 2014

Statoil continues to expand in Australia, with the award of 100% equity share in a large exploration permit. 

CNOOC Limited announces new offshore oil discovery in Bohai

Oct 24, 2014

CNOOC Limited announced that the Company made a mid-to-large new discovery Jinzhou 23-2 in Bohai. 

Petrobras announces offshore oil and gas discovery

Oct 24, 2014

This well is located 81 km offshore the city of Vitoria and lies within the Golfinho production concession area. 

Technip and Fluor awarded oil refinery project in Malaysia

Oct 23, 2014

The Fluor and Technip joint venture will be responsible for the utilities, interconnecting and offsites scope of work. 

Tullow updates oil and gas exploration activities in Kenya

Oct 23, 2014

Tullow Oil plc announces the results of a series of recent exploration and appraisal activities conducted in Blocks 10BB and 13T onshore Kenya. 

Chevron announces oil discovery in deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Oct 23, 2014

The Guadalupe prospect adds to Chevron's portfolio in the prolific Lower Tertiary Trend. 

APPEA: RET negotiations must deliver sensible outcome for oil and gas industry

Oct 23, 2014

Appea says negotiations to secure bipartisan political support for Renewable Energy Target reforms must deliver sensible outcomes for Australia’s oil and gas industry. 

Gaz Metro, Anticosti Hydrocarbons sign gas development deal

Oct 23, 2014 Anticosti Hydrocarbons LP has signed a strategic agreement in principle with natural gas distributor Gaz Metro Ltd. Partnership to develop associated gas from Anticosti Island in the Gulf of St. La...

LLOG makes deepwater Gulf of Mexico discovery

Oct 23, 2014

Covington, LA-based LLOG Exploration and its partner, Ridgewood Energy, drilled a successful exploration test at the Mississippi Canyon 79 “Otis” prospect in deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

Thailand to auction petroleum concessions on 29 blocks

Oct 23, 2014

Next February, Thailand plans to auction petroleum concessions on 29 onshore and offshore blocks, according to Reuters.