Africa

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 31, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Ovintiv’s Eagle Ford Shale exit through the $880 million sale of its South Texas assets to Validus Energy plus the all-stock merger of Noble Corp. with Houston-based Pacific Drilling.

March 31, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production

Tunisia Faces Exodus of Western Oil Giants

The gradual departure of major western energy companies follows growing frustration with the country’s unstable regulatory and political environment.

March 26, 2021

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations

Italian Judge Accepts Eni's Request to Settle Congo Republic Oil Probe

Eni has said it had no role in the allocation of licenses or in the Congo Republic government’s choice of local partner.

March 25, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 24, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Oasis Petroleum’s $510 million midstream deal plus the acquisition of a Pioneer Natural Resources oilfield service subsidiary by oil mogul George Kaiser.

March 24, 2021

Highlights

Oil and Gas Investor: March 2021 International Highlights

This month’s snapshot of the latest oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world includes another look at French oil major Total’s recent announcement regarding its API membership.

March 24, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Total Plans to Resume Mozambique LNG Work after Security Reinforced

The company asked the government for additional security measures, including a 25-km secure buffer zone around the site.

March 24, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (March 19, 2021)

Two Middle Bakken completions in McKenzie County, N.D., offshore Otway Basin gas test drilled from onshore pad, and results from offshore South Africa Luiperd prospect round out this week’s best of activity highlights.

March 19, 2021

People , Exploration & Production

VAALCO Energy CFO Elizabeth Prochnow to Retire

VAALCO Energy Inc. CFO Elizabeth Prochnow has elected to retire effective March 31, 2021, the company said on March 18.

March 19, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 17, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of the $465 million acquisition of Williston Basin private operator Bruin E&P by Enerplus plus a merger agreement between Houston-based oilfield services provider Frank’s International and Expro Group.

March 17, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 10, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Riley Exploration Permian’s all-stock merger with Tengasco plus Chevron’s $1.32 billion buyout of Noble Midstream.

March 10, 2021