Investment , Unconventional , Field Development , Conventional , Shale Plays , Lease Sales

Pakistan To Offer Gas Fields To Foreign Explorers, Investors

More than 30 onshore gas blocks have been identified and Pakistan's government plans to auction a large chunk of them in one or two licensing rounds by the end of 2019.

March 12, 2019

Public Capital , People , Earnings , Conventional

Ultra Petroleum Fills Out Executive Team With Brad Johnson As CEO

Rockies oil and gas producer Ultra Petroleum’s recruitment of a new senior management team follows an agreement with its largest shareholder to pursue value-maximizing strategies.

March 7, 2019

Investment , Field Development , Conventional , Joint Ventures

Pemex Partners To Invest $250 Million In Two Onshore Blocks In Mexico

Two JV partners of Mexico's state-run oil company Pemex will invest a combined $250 million in two projects over the next four years as they aim to quickly ramp up crude output.

March 6, 2019


Indonesia's Major New Gas Find May Delay Arrival Of Output Deficit

The discovery of a major new natural gas field in Indonesia may push back the day the country's gas consumption outpaces its production and reduce its reliance on imported liquefied natural gas (LNG), officials and analysts said on Feb. 20.

February 20, 2019

Public Capital , Conventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Mid-Con Energy Reveals Over $87 Million In Deals Including Texas Exit

In a two-hitter, Mid-Con Energy agreed to sell substantially all of its Texas properties while also picking up producing Oklahoma properties.

February 19, 2019

Investment , Conventional , Lease Sales

Croatia Among Countries Opening Doors To Oil, Gas Investors

The country was among several that are showcasing acreage available for oil and gas exploration, development and production.

February 15, 2019

Conventional , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Hunt Oil Sees Value In International Oil Exploration

The Dallas-based oil and gas company is bullish on conventional production and believes that is what is needed to develop significant resources internationally.

February 14, 2019

Conventional , Seismic

Seismic Surveys Of US Arctic Refuge Coastal Plain Delayed

There will be no seismic exploration this winter on the coastal plain of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), the Interior Department said on Feb. 8, after the company seeking permission to conduct the tests ran out of time to get the required permit.

February 8, 2019


Column: El-Sharara: The Saga Continues

Why it is so hard for NOC Libya to ensure production resumption from El-Sharara oilfield.

February 6, 2019

Conventional , People , Crude Oil , Policy & Regulations , Technology , Midstream

Libya's El Sharara Oilfield Won't Reopen Until Occupiers Leave -NOC

Libya's biggest oilfield, El Sharara, will remain shut until an armed group occupying the site leaves, the head of National Oil Corp (NOC) said on Jan. 29, more than a month after the field closed because of a protest.

January 29, 2019