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Licensing & Concessions

(10/23/2020) ONGC & OIL awarded 11 blocks in India's OALP Bid Round V

(10/21/2020) Tullow gets Uganda government approval of asset sale to Total

(10/19/2020) 88 Energy ups stake in Alaska's North Slope Project Icewine

(10/19/2020) ONGC awarded Rajasthan Block in India

(10/9/2020) Neptune Energy acquires additional interest in Norway's Dugong discovery

(10/9/2020) Angola pens pacts with ExxonMobil & Sonangol to expand offshore exploration

(10/9/2020) Hibiscus approved to join 3D Oil in Australia Gippsland Basin permit

(10/8/2020) Pakistan putting up 20 exploration licenses for bids

(10/6/2020) Hess selling stake in US Gulf Shenzi Field for $505 millioin

(10/6/2020) Lundin acquires interests in Idemitsu Barents Sea portfolio

(10/4/2020) Petrobras sells onshore fields in Brazil's Lagoa Parda Cluster

(10/4/2020) Occidental selling onshore Colombia assets to The Carlyle Group

(10/3/2020) OKEA takes 30% stake in Norway's PL938 & Calypso Prospect

(9/27/2020) PGNiG acquiring Shell stake in Norwegian North Sea Kvitebjorn & Valemon

(9/26/2020) Ecopetrol selling 9 producing assets across Colombia

(9/26/2020) Norway receives bids in APA2020 licensing round from 33 companies

(9/5/2020) Nostra Terra acquires Atascosa, Texas Caballos Creek Field

(9/5/2020) 65 companies offered licenses in UK 32nd Offshore Round

(9/4/2020) OMV Petrom adds Hans-Asparuh Block in Bulgarian Black Sea

(9/2/2020) Whitebark selling or farming out Warro gasfield in Western Australia

(9/2/2020) Shell farms in to operate UK North Sea P1929 & P2304

(9/1/2020) Perenco pens new contracts for Cameroon's Moudi & Ebome Fields

(8/31/2020) Norway extending oil exploration into pristine areas of Arctic

(8/25/2020) Petrosen raises stake in Senegal's Sangomar RSSD area

(8/24/2020) Interoil granted extension to Colombia Block LLA47

(8/24/2020) Africa Energy consolidates stake in South Africa Luiperd-1X

(8/21/2020) Petrobras selling stake in Brazil's Fazenda Belem

(8/19/2020) Tokyo Gas ups ownership of Louisiana gas assets

(8/19/2020) Petrobras kicks off 1st phase of sale of Tartaruga Field off Brazil

(8/19/2020) BHP preparing to sell Bass Strait operations off Australia

(8/19/2020) Ensign adds Eagle Ford & Edwards producing properties in South Texas

(8/18/2020) NIOC subs sign 13 license awards with Iranian companies

(8/18/2020) Qatar Petroleum farming into Angola ultra-deep Block 48

(8/18/2020) US Interior approves ANWR oil & gas leasing program

(8/17/2020) Cairn sale of offshore Senegal interest pre-empted

(8/17/2020) ExxonMobil awarded another Vaca Muerta shale block in Argentina

(8/17/2020) Australia's NOPTA renews Western Australia offshore WA-481-P permit

(8/14/2020) Petrobras lining up sale of half its interest in Brazil's Block BM-S-51

(8/7/2020) Petrobras sells onshore Brazil Do-Re-Mi Field to Oeste Oleo e Gas

(8/4/2020) NEO Energy acquires Total's UK North Sea assets

(8/4/2020) Pharos granted extension of Vietnam TGT license

(8/4/2020) UOG wins Jamaica's approval of operation of Walton Morant Block

(8/2/2020) Shell completes sale of US Appalachia assets to National Fuel

(8/2/2020) Petrobras selling interest in 7-field Alagoas Cluster off Brazil

(8/2/2020) Northern Oil & Gas adds producing assets to Williston Basin core

(7/31/2020) EnQuest takes over operation & 40.8% ownership of UK's Bressay Field

(7/30/2020) Total selling Gabon subsidiary and stake in 7 mature fields

(7/30/2020) Karoon to pay Petrobras $665 million for Brazil's Bauna Field

(7/30/2020) CNOOC Ltd takes over CNPC concessions offshore Abu Dhabi

(7/28/2020) Cairn selling entire Senegal interests to Lukoil

(7/25/2020) ConocoPhillips buys more Montney acreage in Alberta from Kelt

(7/25/2020) Premier acquiring BP's UK North Sea Andrew Area & Shearwater assets

(7/20/2020) Talon taking stake in Strike's Western Australia Perth Basin asset

(7/17/2020) OKEA takes on Equinor stake in North Sea Aurora gasfield

(7/16/2020) Trident acquires 10 concessions from Petrobras offshore Brazil

(7/16/2020) Tullow approves sale of Ugandan interests to Total E&P

(7/15/2020) SDX sells stake in Egypt's Northwest Gemsa Block

(7/13/2020) Petrobras sells Brazil Potiguar Basin fields to Pescada Oleo e Gas

(7/12/2020) Vietnam Block 09-2/09 goes to Vietsovpetro, Zarubezhneft & Petrovietnam

(7/10/2020) Gazprom Neft, Lukoil & Tatneft in new Orenburg license JV

(7/9/2020) Zenith in JV to acquire Republic of Congo production license

(7/9/2020) Four companies successfully bid for 5 South Australia exploration licenses

(7/7/2020) Sasol relinquishing stake in Mozambique Block 16/19

(7/7/2020) Tethys Oil awarded Oman's southern onshore Block 58

(7/6/2020) BP transfer & $5.6 billion sale of Alaska leases to Hilcorp approved

(6/29/2020) Neptune sub passes operation of Algeria's Touat gas to GTG

(6/29/2020) Jadestone acquiring 90% stake in Indonesia's onshore Lemang PSC

(6/27/2020) OMV Petrom takes majority stake in Georgia's Block II

(6/27/2020) 7 million more acres to be up for leasing in NPR-Alaska

(6/26/2020) Afrex relinquishing interest in Kenya's Block L6

(6/19/2020) ReconAfrica awarded NW Botswana Block PEL001/2020

(6/19/2020) Europa buys Ireland's Slyne Basin frontier license from DNO

(6/19/2020) Norway opens APA 2020 licensing round for bidding

(6/19/2020) Mosman set to close sale of Texas Welch Project to Eagle Natural Resources

(6/15/2020) Queensland putting up 5 gas exploration parcels for bid

(6/3/2020) CNOOC extends Empyrean's offshore contract by a year

(6/2/2020) Nigeria opens 2020 Marginal Field Bid Round

(6/2/2020) Petrobras in non-binding phase of sale of Brazil's Manati Field interest

(6/1/2020) Lime farming into 2 Norwegian Sea licenses with INEOS E&P Norge

(6/1/2020) Pandemic pushes back Lebanese licensing round

(6/1/2020) Angola releasing data ahead of delayed onshore licensing round

(5/31/2020) Petrobras completes sale of Brazil Potiguar Basin oilfields

(5/31/2020) Myanmar to launch new licensing round before yearend

(5/28/2020) Oilex to sell all interests in Australia's Cooper-Eromanga Basin to Armour

(5/27/2020) Sonangol farming into Melbana's Block 9 onshore Cuba

(5/23/2020) Santos & Denison awarded Queensland gas concessions

(5/23/2020) Coro wins Indonesian regulatory approval for stake in Duyung Block

(5/19/2020) Petronas farms out 50% of stake in Suriname block to ExxonMobil

(5/18/2020) Qatar Petroleum farms into Total blocks offshore Cote d'Ivoire

(5/18/2020) Alberta disallows Shell transfer of Foothills assets to Pieridae

(5/17/2020) Seven bidders to be awarded 49 marginal fields in India

(5/14/2020) Somalia launches new licensing round with 7 blocks up for bid

(5/14/2020) Queensland offering 12 gas exploration parcels for bid

(5/11/2020) Mosman farming out Australia's Northern Territory EP permit

(5/7/2020) PGNiG adds stakes in 2 Norwegian North Sea fields

(5/7/2020) Bosnia extends deadline for E&P concession tenders

(5/7/2020) Nigeria postpones concession bidding rounds until prices recover

(5/6/2020) Qatar Petroleum farms into Total's blocks offshore Mexico

(5/5/2020) Zenith concludes purchase of AAOG Congo subsidiary & Tilapia Field

(5/5/2020) Petrobras selling its stake in Brazil's Manati gasfield

(5/5/2020) Australia 2020 exploration acreage licenses offered for public comment

(5/4/2020) Shell sells US Appalachia assets to National Fuel

(5/3/2020) FAR selling stake in Senegal's Sangomar assets

(5/1/2020) Navitas farm-in period for Falkland Sea Lion Project extended

(4/30/2020) Novatek sub Arctic LNG 1 acquires Yamal Nenets Bukharinsky Block

(4/30/2020) Ascent signs for 3 more blocks onshore Cuba

(4/30/2020) Cluff & Innoson sweep Sierra Leone offshore licensing round

(4/29/2020) Oilex terminates sale of Australia Cooper Basin assets to Doriemus

(4/27/2020) Tanzania extends Aminex's Mtwara License for Ntorya Field development

(4/25/2020) Tullow exiting Uganda upon assets sale to Total

(4/24/2020) Nostra Terra farming out stake in Texas' Pine Mills Lease

(4/23/2020) Baron in pact with SundaGas on Timor Leste's Chuditch PSC

(4/21/2020) Petrobras in binding phase to sell stake in Brazil's Papa Terra Field

(4/21/2020) Pharos backs out of acquisition of Shell Egypt Western Desert assets

(4/19/2020) Ithaca acquires Total E&P UK Central North Sea license

(4/17/2020) Empire picks up Pardus producing assets onshore Texas

(4/17/2020) Chevron sells Azerbaijan assets to MOL for $1.57 billion

(4/16/2020) Liberia launches offshore licensing round for 9 Harper Basin blocks

(4/16/2020) Santos selling stake in Australia's Northern Territory Barossa Project

(4/15/2020) Ring selling Texas Delaware Basin oil & gas assets

(4/14/2020) Ascent acquires Cuba's onshore Block 9B & 2 oilfields

(4/14/2020) Shell exits Meretoyakhaneftegaz project with Gazprom Neft

(4/10/2020) Lime farming into Equinor Norwegian Sea licenses

(4/9/2020) Baron relinquishing UK Inner Moray Firth License P2470

(4/7/2020) Origin ups stake in Australia Beetaloo Basin JV with Falcon

(4/5/2020) Lebanon pushes back closing date for 2nd licensing round

(4/5/2020) Brazil postpones 17th Licensing Round

(3/30/2020) Whitebark not acquiring remaining stake in Wizard Lake Field

(3/29/2020) Rosneft transfers Venezuelan holdings to Russian government

(3/26/2020) Block acquires Schlumberger sub in Rep of Georgia

(3/26/2020) ConocoPhillips in JOA to operate offshore Tasmania block

(3/25/2020) Queensland awards Surat Basin blocks to Pure Energy/Strata X & Santos

(3/24/2020) Zenith alters terms for acquisition of AAOG's Tilapia Field off Congo

(3/23/2020) Equatorial Guinea waives oil & gas service company fees

(3/23/2020) Tullow relinquishing Walton-Morant license off Jamaica

(3/23/2020) US Gulf Lease Sale 254 brings in $93 million in high bids

(3/20/2020) Ansila exiting the Nowa Sol license onshore Poland

(3/16/2020) Petronas & ExxonMobil selling stakes in Chad project

(3/12/2020) Santos to sell stake in Darwin LNG & Bayu-Undan to SK

(3/12/2020) Northern Gulf transfers stake in Thai Gulf block & field to Mubadala

(3/9/2020) Frontera declares force majeure at Peru's onshore Block 192

(3/8/2020) OMV & Gazprom amend Achimov 4A/5A stake agreement

(3/4/2020) Frontera obtains 6-month extension on Peru Block 192

(3/2/2020) Spirit Energy sells non-core Danish assets to Ineos Oil & Gas

(3/2/2020) Lonestar pens joint development pact in Texas Eagle Ford Shale

(2/27/2020) Energean acquiring Total's stake in Greece's Mediterranean Block 2

(2/27/2020) Africa Energy farming out South Africa offshore interests

(2/26/2020) Woodside & BHP align Scarborough gasfield interests

(2/25/2020) Odin Energi farming down E-17 Block in Latvian Baltic Basin

(2/20/2020) Senegal's 2020 licensing round evaluated by Earthmoves

(2/20/2020) PTTEP takes stake in Oman Block 12 with Total

(2/17/2020) Exola to transfer 50% stake in Ireland license to APEC

(2/16/2020) Pan Ocean's Block OML98 onshore Nigeria interest transferred to NPDC

(2/16/2020) Gazprom contracted to assess & explore Bangladesh gasfields

(2/14/2020) Neptune granted Egypt Gulf of Suez NW Amal Block

(2/14/2020) KrisEnergy farming out Vietnam Block 115/09

(2/12/2020) Rose acquiring stake in Captiva's Weld County, Colorado leasehold

(2/11/2020) US Interior launches US Gulf Lease Sale 254

(2/11/2020) Wintershall Dea adds 100% interest in Egypt's East Damanhour Block

(2/9/2020) Angola to auction 50 new exploration blocks in 5 years

(2/9/2020) BHP granted 2 exploration licenses for offshore Barbados

(2/7/2020) Shell acquiring 50% stake in 3 blocks in Caribbean off Colombia

(2/6/2020) Europa withdrawing from offshore Ireland licensing option

(2/5/2020) Equinor withdrawing from Valeura deep gas program in Turkey

(2/5/2020) RockRose acquiring Speedwell's 100% stake in UK North Sea field

(2/2/2020) Equinor & Shell buy Sclumberger stake in Argentina onshore block

(1/31/2020) Coro terminates acquisition of AWE interest in Indonesia's Bulu PSC

(1/29/2020) CaribX increases stake in offshore Honduras Main Cape Block

(1/29/2020) Jersey ups ownership in UK North Sea Greater Buchan Area

(1/29/2020) Oilex selling South Australia Cooper-Eromanga Basin assets

(1/28/2020) Kazakhstan extends contracts for Emir Oil' Kariman & Yessen Fields

(1/28/2020) Kiri acquiring Oilex stake in India's Bhandut Block

(1/27/2020) Pakistan to offer 12 more offshore blocks in Arabian Sea

(1/26/2020) BP withdraws from Iraq' Kirkuk Field as contract expires

(1/26/2020) Egypt awards 9 Mediterranean & Western Desert exploration concessions

(1/24/2020) Tullow & Total selling down stakes in Kenya's Turkana Project

(1/23/2020) Mubadala farmout of Andaman blocks off Indonesia completed

(1/23/2020) ONGC receives 50 bids for small & marginal fields in India

(1/23/2020) Condor sale of Kazakhstan Zharkamys West 1 fields near finalization

(1/22/2020) TAQA Bratani new operator of UK North Sea Brae Area

(1/20/2020) Metgasco farms out stake in Western Australia L14 to RCMA & Vintage

(1/20/2020) Bosnia & Herzegovina launching E&P licensing round

(1/20/2020) Egdon extends agreement for farmout of UK North Sea gasfields

(1/17/2020) India launches 5th OALP licensing round with 11 blocks offered

(1/17/2020) Petrobras selling its stake in Brazil's Golfinho & Camarupim Clusters

(1/17/2020) First awards in Angola's new 6-year licensing round

(1/17/2020) Africa Oil acquires Petrobras assets in Nigeria

(1/15/2020) Tower wins year extension to Thali Block offshore Cameroon

(1/14/2020) Norway awards 69 new APA round licenses

(1/12/2020) ExxonMobil increases stake in Vaca Muerta Block Sierra Chata

(1/10/2020) ExxonMobil awarded Egypt's offshore North Marakia Block

(1/10/2020) Eastern Newfoundland nomination of areas of interest sought

(1/10/2020) Navitas farming into Sea Lion Project off Falkland Islands

(1/10/2020) Wintershall Dea selling operated assets in southern Germany

(1/7/2020) BP agrees to sell interests in central UK North Sea to Premier

(1/6/2020) Western Australia's Bonaparte Basin Block WA-34-R relinquished

(1/6/2020) Whitebark sub Salt Bush acquires Canada's Wizard Lake Field

(12/17/2019) Total joins Sonangol & BP in Angola Kwanza Basin blocks

(12/17/2019) Summit E&P seeking farm-in partner for UK North Sea license

(12/16/2019) UK OGA receives 104 applications for 245 UK North Sea blocks

(12/16/2019) Equatorial Guinea extends ExxonMobil offshore licenses

(12/15/2019) W&T Offshore buys interest & operatorship of US Gulf Magnolia Field

(12/13/2019) Hibiscus acquires UK North Sea blocks from United & Swift

(12/12/2019) Wintershall to transfer Libya's Sirte Basin fields to joint venture

(12/11/2019) Total agrees to implement its onshore Libya Waha Concessions participation

(12/11/2019) Talos buys ILX, Castex, and Venari US Gulf assets for $640 million

(12/11/2019) Liberia to offer 9 offshore blocks in 2020

(12/10/2019) Petrobras completes sale of 34 fields onshore Brazil's Potiguar Basin

(12/10/2019) Var Energi adds 150,000 boe/d off Norway with ExxonMobil acquisition

(12/8/2019) Colombia awards 14 blocks in latest licensing round

(12/5/2019) Houston American doubles stake in Colombia's Hupecol Meta

(12/4/2019) EnQuest awarded Malaysia's Block PM409

(12/4/2019) Santos farming into Armour's northern Queensland tenements

(12/4/2019) Apache awarded Dominican Republic Block SP2

(12/2/2019) UK Saltfleetby license transferred to Angus Energy

(12/2/2019) Equinor assumes operation of Barents Sea Wisting license

(12/1/2019) Chevron selling Colombia gas assets to Ecopetrol subsidiary Hocol

(11/29/2019) Wintershall Dea & Lukoil JV awarded Russia's Severo-Belokamennoye

(11/29/2019) Petrobras sells Brazil Campos Basin Frade Field stake to PetroRio

(11/27/2019) Amerisur awarded Colombia's Putumayo Basin Block PUT-36

(11/27/2019) Petro-Victory acquires 50% interest in Lagoa Parda Fields onshore Brazil

(11/27/2019) Equatorial Guinea awards 9 concessions in 2019 Round

(11/26/2019) Regal agrees to acquisition of UNI & its Ukraine production licenses

(11/25/2019) ONE-Dyas extends rights on Gabon's Kowe Block to 2036

(11/25/2019) Pluspetrol Norte to turn over Peru's Block 8 to Altamesa Energy

(11/22/2019) Neptune awarded Netherlands North Sea Block F5

(11/22/2019) Corallian farming out UK North Sea Unst & Dunrobin Prospects

(11/20/2019) Jadestone taking majority stake in New Zealand Maari Project

(11/20/2019) JZ Nippon wins 5-year extension to Vietnam Block 15-2

(11/19/2019) Nostra Terra transferring stake in Egypt's East Ghazalat to North Petroleum

(11/19/2019) KrisEnergy selling stake in Indonesia's Andaman II Block to BP

(11/19/2019) Cadogan awaiting approval of Ukraine Monastyretska production license

(11/18/2019) ASX wins approval for transfer of RAG's Austrian production assets

(11/15/2019) Senegal launching 1st licensing round with 10 blocks on offer

(11/14/2019) SundaGas & Timor Gap granted offshore license by Timor Leste

(11/14/2019) Udenna set to acquire Chevron stake in Philippines' Malampaya Project

(11/12/2019) Cote d'Ivoire puts 5 blocks up for possible licensing

(11/11/2019) Genel ups stake in onshore Somaliland concession

(11/10/2019) Cairn's PSC for India's Ravva Field & Block extended ten years

(11/10/2019) Sound Energy selling majority stake in eastern Morocco portfolio

(11/10/2019) Ecopetrol farms into Chevron stake in US Gulf Esox-1 discovery

(11/7/2019) Repsol buying Equinor stake in Texas' Eagle Ford

(11/7/2019) Brazil's ANP sells 1 of 5 blocks offered in 6th Bidding Round

(11/7/2019) BLM puts 350 tracts up for bid in NPR-Alaska

(11/7/2019) Pandion selling interest in Norway's Duva Field and blocks

(11/5/2019) Santos farming into Melbana's Beehive Prospect off Western Australia

(11/4/2019) Sonoro assumes operation of Indonesia's Selat Panjang

(11/4/2019) Falkland Islands PL032 license extended to 2021

(11/4/2019) MOL acquiring Chevron stake in Azerbaian ACG Field & BTC Pipeline

(11/1/2019) Assala renews 4 licenses & obtains 3 new licenses onshore Gabon

(11/1/2019) United Oil & Gas rejects award of UK North Sea redrawn blocks

(10/31/2019) Lekoil fulfills Nigeria Block OPL310 obligations

(10/30/2019) Total sells Brunei deep offshore block to Shell

(10/24/2019) Serica's UK North Sea Rhum Field license renewed to 2021

(10/23/2019) Shell farming out stake in Brazil's Gato do Mato Project to Ecopetrol

(10/23/2019) Shell quits Kazakh Caspian Khazar consortium

(10/22/2019) PetroNor buying Panoro interest in Nigeria's OML113

(10/21/2019) Echo acquiring majority interest in Argentina's Santa Cruz Sur blocks

(10/21/2019) Shell to sell its upstream assets in Egypt's Western Desert

(10/17/2019) Petro-Victory granted lead interest in 4 onshore Brazil oilfields

(10/16/2019) Lukoil takes stake in Abu Dhabi Ghasha Project

(10/15/2019) Sonoro scores PSC for Sumatra, Indonesia's Selat Panjang Block

(10/14/2019) ConocoPhillips selling Western Australia assets to Santos

(10/14/2019) Neptune to acquire Edison E&P UK & Norwegian assets

(10/11/2019) Shell awarded Oman Block 55 exploration & production

(10/11/2019) Central Petroleum to farmout stake in Australia's Amadeus Basin

(10/11/2019) Total pays record bonus for Brazil's Campos Basin Block C-M-541

(10/11/2019) $384 million paid for 12 blocks in Brazil's Campos and Santos Basins

(10/10/2019) Solo Oil acquiring non-operated Netherlands North Sea blocks

(10/10/2019) Columbus calls for costs recovery for lost Spanish La Lora Concession

(10/10/2019) Wintershall Dea farms out stake in Potiguar blocks off Brazil

(10/10/2019) Equinor awarded acreage in Western Australia's Carnarvon Basin

(10/8/2019) Anasuria acquires UK North Sea license & Crown discovery

(10/7/2019) QP takes over Qatar's Idd El Shargi North & South Dome Fields

(10/7/2019) US Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 254 set for March 2020

(10/4/2019) ANP qualifies 13 companies for Brazil's 6th licensing round

(10/4/2019) Columbus granted PSC by Staatsolie for Suriname onshore block

(10/3/2019) Abraxas sells stakes in two non-core Texas assets

(10/2/2019) Oilex pens amendment to KLW stake pact with Koru Energy

(10/1/2019) GSPC selling stake in Cambay PSC to resolve dispute with Oilex

(9/30/2019) Nigeria's Rivers state buys Shell's stake in Ogoniland oilfield

(9/30/2019) Sierra Leone extends application deadline for 4th Licensing Round

(9/30/2019) Contango buys White Star assets in Oklahoma for $132.5 million

(9/30/2019) Harbour's Chrysaor acquires ConocoPhillips UK for $2.67 billion

(9/27/2019) Santos granted permit on trend with Dorado discovery off Western Australia

(9/26/2019) Bosnia to auction 3 onshore Pannonian blocks

(9/26/2019) Var Energi buys ExxonMobil non-operated Norwegian assets for $4.5 billion

(9/25/2019) HALO to acquire Netherlands & UK assets from ONE-Dyas

(9/24/2019) Ruvuma farmout in Tanzania moving forward

(9/20/2019) Baron & partners awarded UK Inner Moray Firth blocks

(9/19/2019) Petrofac sells remaining stake in Mexican assets to Perenco

(9/19/2019) Talos swaps 75% stake in US Gulf Puma West for BP drilling & evaluation

(9/19/2019) Europa wins Morocco's offshore Agadir Basin Inezgane Block

(9/18/2019) Emperor selling Australia's R3 and Cyrano Field to BR Cyrano

(9/18/2019) ExxonMobil selling stake in Australia's Gippsland Basin project

(9/16/2019) Oilex acquiring UK East Irish Sea KLW gasfields

(9/15/2019) Alaska's Beaufort Sea coastal plan to see oil & gas lease sales

(9/15/2019) Somaliland Odewayne PSA extended to 2024

(9/13/2019) Uganda's 2nd Licensing Round offering 5 Albertine Graben blocks

(9/12/2019) Gulf Petroleum sale of Seram PSC stake to Lion Energy terminated

(9/12/2019) Mexico's CNH grants 2-year PSC extension to Talos Energy

(9/12/2019) GeoPark granted 4 new exploration blocks in Brazil

(9/11/2019) Somalia sets deadline for bids in its offshore licensing round

(9/9/2019) United Oil & Gas takes UK North Sea License P2480

(9/9/2019) Tap sells non-operated Australia & New Zealand stakes to Kensington

(9/3/2019) ExxonMobil selling Norwegian oil & gas assets

(9/3/2019) Binding phase for sale of Campos Basin shallow water E&P assets

(9/3/2019) Concho selling New Mexico assets to Spur Energy

(9/1/2019) Novatek acquires Yamal-Nenets Soletsko-Khanaveyskoye Field

(8/30/2019) Croatia awards 6 blocks in Pannonian Basin

(8/30/2019) Metgasco farms out stake in Queensland's Block ATP2021

(8/30/2019) Canada's C-NLOPB calls for nominations offshore Newfoundland

(8/29/2019) Diversified Gas & Oil acquires EdgeMarc Ohio Utica gas assets

(8/29/2019) Tullow sale of stakes in Uganda assets to Total & CNOOC terminated

(8/28/2019) India offering 7 new blocks in Open Acreage Licensing IV

(8/28/2019) Total and Qatar Petroleum expand international partnership

(8/26/2019) West Ganal Block in Indonesia's Kutei Basin goes to trio of bidders

(8/25/2019) Horizon acquires 1st two Polish concessions from San Leon Energy

(8/25/2019) Rosneft pens cooperation pact with Mozambique's INP

(8/23/2019) Premier Oil selling stake in Mexico's offshore Zama Field

(8/23/2019) CNOOC to drill exploration well in Ireland's Porcupine Basin

(8/23/2019) Jersey Oil & Gas awarded UK North Sea Block 21/2a

(8/23/2019) Lekoil acquiring stake in Nigeria's onshore Block OPL276

(8/22/2019) Premier to farmout stake in Falkland Islands' Sea Lion Phase 1

(8/22/2019) Premier Oil farms into Alaska's North Slope Project Icewine

(8/21/2019) ONGC Videsh giving up stakes in 3 onshore Colombia blocks

(8/21/2019) US Gulf Lease Sale 253 garners $159 million in high bids

(8/21/2019) Equinor & YPF to jointly explore Argentina's CAN 100 Block

(8/20/2019) China CCC farming into Ethiopia's Calub & Hilala

(8/19/2019) BW Offshore granted operator status in Brazil

(8/19/2019) US BOEM approves Equinor acquisition of Shell interests in US Gulf field

(8/18/2019) Equinor & Total to be granted Sri Lanka east coast blocks

(8/18/2019) IOG to farmout stake in UK North Sea Southwark

(8/15/2019) Angkor Gold granted Cambodia's onshore Block VIII

(8/14/2019) Frontera awarded Colombia's Llanos-99 Block

(8/13/2019) Europa given extension to Ireland's FEL2/13 Phase 1

(8/12/2019) Cassandra Energy getting 10-year Gulf of Alaska onshore license

(8/12/2019) Petrobras sells onshore & offshore Potiguar Basin producing fields

(8/7/2019) Maurel & Prom buys stake in Angola shallow water blocks

(8/6/2019) CNOOC to take majority interest in Guinea-Bissau licenses

(8/5/2019) Ukraine's Geology Service offering 5 blocks for licensing

(8/5/2019) Dana Gas set to sell Egyptian oil and gas assets

(8/5/2019) Petronas awarded 2 exploration permits offshore Gabon

(8/4/2019) Eni & KazMunayGas awarded Kazakhstan's Caspian Abai Block

(8/4/2019) GulfSlope gets 3-year extension to US Gulf Ship Shoal block

(8/2/2019) Ecopetrol in farms into Texas Permian properties with Occidental

(8/1/2019) Australia launches 2019 offshore bidding round

(7/31/2019) Shell finalizes sale of US Gulf Caesar-Tonga to Equinor

(7/31/2019) BP & Eni awarded Block 77 in central Oman

(7/31/2019) Andromedia North spudded in UK sector of Southern North Sea

(7/30/2019) Neptune acquiring stakes in Germany from Wintershall Dea

(7/29/2019) 3D Oil granted Australia's Gippsland Basin Block VIC/P74

(7/29/2019) Qatar Petroleum takes a share of Total's interests offshore Guyana

(7/29/2019) Soliton farms out UK North Sea Isolde license to Equinor

(7/28/2019) Neptune adding stakes in Eni's Kutei Basin holdings in Indonesia

(7/28/2019) Petrobras offering stakes in 4 onshore Bahia fields

(7/26/2019) Inpex acquiring stakes in 4 Anadarko-operated US Gulf blocks

(7/26/2019) IOG farms out UK southern North Sea assets to CalEnergy

(7/25/2019) BP signs joint operating agreement for Gambia deepwater block

(7/25/2019) ConocoPhillips joins Wintershall Dea in Argentina's Neuquen blocks

(7/25/2019) Cornea lease WA-54-R off Western Australia expired

(7/25/2019) Petrobras selling shallow water fields to Trident & Karoon

(7/23/2019) Indonesia extends Sumatra Corridor gas block concession

(7/23/2019) Qatar Petroleum taking stakes in 3 blocks offshore Kenya

(7/22/2019) Melbana seeking extension to Cuba's Block 9 PSC

(7/21/2019) India awards 32 oil & gas blocks offered in OALP bid rounds

(7/21/2019) Edison awarded exploration license for Malta's Area 3, Blocks 1-3

(7/19/2019) Shell & Chevron transfer of Brazil's Saturno Block stake to Ecopetrol approved

(7/18/2019) Restructured acquisition of East Java Bulu PSC by Coro Energy

(7/18/2019) US Gulf of Mexico region-wide lease sale set for 21 August

(7/17/2019) Frontera granted 2 blocks in Colombia's Lower Magdalena Valley

(7/17/2019) ADX completes Parta Block farm-in in Romania

(7/17/2019) Mubadala sells stakes in offshore Aceh, Indonesia blocks

(7/17/2019) United selling UK North Sea blocks to Anasuria Hibiscus

(7/17/2019) PGNiG acquires Wellesley stake in Norway's Duva Field

(7/11/2019) UK launches 32nd Offshore Licensing Round

(7/10/2019) Total sells UK non-core assets to Petrogas

(7/9/2019) Encana sub Newfield selling Oklahoma Arkoma Basin gas assets

(7/9/2019) Partex picks up 2 blocks in Colombia's June bid round

(7/8/2019) Eni & KMG awarded Kazakhstan's Caspian Abai Block

(7/8/2019) Pakistan preparing new licensing round for 5 offshore, 35 onshore blocks

(7/8/2019) UK & Faroes launching joint licensing round

(7/4/2019) Vintage executes farm-in with Metgasco in Queensland

(7/4/2019) Pura Vida farming into Poland's Gora and Nowa Sol Projects

(7/3/2019) AOC takes 20% stake in South Africa's Orange Basin block

(7/3/2019) Eni awarded Ghana's Tano Basin offshore Block WB03

(6/30/2019) ONGC seeking partners for 64 marginal field developments

(6/28/2019) Oil Search exercises option to expand Alaska holdings

(6/27/2019) Shell sells Alberta, Canada's Foothills sour gas assets to Pieridae

(6/27/2019) GeoPark awarded 3 blocks in Colombia's Llanos Basin

(6/27/2019) W&T Offshore acquires ExxonMobil's eastern US Gulf producing properties

(6/24/2019) ExxonMobil testing market interest in sale of Norwegian portfolio

(6/24/2019) Nostrum acquiring 50% stake in NW Kazakhstan Stepnoy Leopard licenses

(6/24/2019) Alliance acquires Wing Resources Permian Basin assets

(6/23/2019) Claren to acquire remaining 60% interest in Romania's Bobocu Field

(6/20/2019) Chrysaor buys into Apache licenses in UK North Sea

(6/20/2019) Chevron & Equinor quit New Zealand permits off North Island

(6/19/2019) Angus concludes farm-in agreement for Saltfleetby gasfield

(6/18/2019) Lime Rock acquiring BP oil & gas assets in Oklahoma

(6/14/2019) Mexico cancels October bidding for JVs with Pemex

(6/13/2019) Glencore selling Chad oilfields Mangara, Badila & Krim

(6/11/2019) Amerisur farmout of four of Colombia's Putumayo blocks approved

(6/11/2019) PGNiG Norway acquiring stake in Norway's King Lear Field

(6/10/2019) OMV stake in Russia's Urengoyskoye Field Achimov blocks to cost $1.2 billion

(6/10/2019) Cupet details Cuba's 1st licensing round for 24 Gulf of Mexico blocks

(6/9/2019) Lukoil signs heads of agreement for Kazakh Caspian block

(6/9/2019) ONGC, Vedanta, & Oil India take bulk of blocks in India licensing round

(6/9/2019) AAOG finalizes terms for PSC over Congo's Tilapia Field

(6/9/2019) Argentina's Neuquen Province to auction 6 Vaca Muerta blocks

(6/7/2019) Dominican Republic offering 14 on and offshore blocks in 1st licensing round

(6/7/2019) Angola launches 1st phase of new licensing round

(6/6/2019) Lukoil buys into Congo's Marine XII license for $800 million

(6/6/2019) UKOG becomes majority owner of England's Weald Basin PEDL143

(6/5/2019) Equinor awarded 5 licenses on UK Shelf

(6/5/2019) ExxonMobil & partners to redevelop Angola's offshore Block 15

(6/4/2019) Eni awarded two exploration blocks offshore Cote d'Ivoire

(6/4/2019) Resource Energy adds Bakken assets in North Dakota

(6/3/2019) Bahrain opens to foreign companies holding 100% interest

(6/3/2019) BP selling Egypt Gulf of Suez assets to Dragon Oil

(6/1/2019) South Australia offering 8 new exploration licenses for bid

(5/30/2019) Ithaca Energy acquiring Chevron North Sea for $2 billion

(5/30/2019) Senex granted Queenland's Surat Basin gas block PLR2018-1-1

(5/30/2019) Cluff completes farmout to Royal Dutch Shell of UK North Sea license

(5/29/2019) Norway reveals 2019 Awards in Predefined Areas

(5/29/2019) Azinam completes acquisition of South Africa Orange Basin Block 3B/4B

(5/29/2019) Eni acquires rights to 3 blocks offshore Mozambique

(5/29/2019) Devon selling Canadian assets to CNRL for $2.8 billion

(5/28/2019) Galilee wins Queensland's Surat Basin exploration block

(5/27/2019) Decker granted PSC for Suriname's onshore Nickerie Block

(5/27/2019) Algeria opposes sale by Occidental of Anadarko's Algerian assets to Total

(5/27/2019) Cuba offering 24 offshore blocks in Gulf of Mexico

(5/26/2019) Calima sells operating stake in Namibia offshore block to Tullow

(5/26/2019) Novatek granted 5 new licenses in Russia's Krasnoyarsk Krai

(5/26/2019) Riviera Resources sells Michigan gasfields for $44.5 million

(5/24/2019) Eni & Total awarded 4 new exploration blocks off Cote d'Ivoire

(5/23/2019) Perupetro prepping to put Amazon Block 201 up for bid

(5/23/2019) Argentina awards blocks in Offshore Round 1

(5/22/2019) Sierra Leone reopening 4th offshore licensing round

(5/20/2019) Red Wolf acquires Oklahoma SCOOP, STACK, & Merge assets

(5/19/2019) Cairn farming into Equinor's 4 blocks offshore Nicaragua

(5/17/2019) Santos P'nyang farm-in advances PNG LNG expansion

(5/17/2019) Murphy subs buy Ophir stake in Mexico's Cuenca Salina Block

(5/17/2019) Mexico's CNH alters boundaries of Maximino-Nobilis Block

(5/15/2019) Talon Petroleum completes acquisition of EnCounter Oil

(5/15/2019) Lack of interest produced no bids for offered parcels off Nova Scotia

(5/13/2019) Equinor buys Shell's stake in US Gulf Caesar Tonga Field for $965 million

(5/13/2019) Columbus wins Bonasse license onshore SW Trinidad

(5/9/2019) Vintage farms out block in Australia's Northern Territory Bonaparte Basin

(5/9/2019) Uganda launches 2nd bidding round with 5 exploration blocks offered

(5/8/2019) Mosman farms out East Texas Champion Project to Xstate

(5/8/2019) Sonoro awarded stake in Sumatra's Selat Panjang Block

(5/6/2019) Pennine to acquire southwest Alberta oil and gas acreage

(5/6/2019) South Sudan awards Block B2 to South Africa's PetroSA

(5/6/2019) Karoon completes farmout of Peru's offshore Block Z-38 to Tullow

(5/6/2019) Total to acquire Anadarko's Africa assets on Oxy buy of Anadarko

(5/3/2019) AAOG offered 25-year license for Congo's Tilapia Field

(5/2/2019) Shell farming into Cluff's Selene Prospect in UK North Sea

(5/2/2019) Eni awarded Bahrain's offshore Block 1

(5/2/2019) Albania withdraws Velca Block license from Pennine & Albpetrol

(5/1/2019) DEA approves Noreco acquisition of Shell's Danish upstream assets

(5/1/2019) Gambia grants offshore E&P rights to BP

(4/30/2019) Interoil entering Argentina with majority stakes in 3 concessions

(4/26/2019) Petrobras selling collection of assets for $10.3 billion

(4/26/2019) Melbana terminates farmout of Cuba's Block 9

(4/25/2019) ExxonMobil adds to acreage offshore Namibia

(4/24/2019) PetroChina in 50/50 deal for China's Beibu Gulf blocks

(4/23/2019) Diversified pays $400 million for HG Energy's Appalachia assets

(4/23/2019) Murphy acquiring LLOG US Gulf of Mexico deepwater assets

(4/23/2019) Northern buys US Williston Basin assets of VEN Bakken

(4/19/2019) Union Jack sells stake in UK PEDL143 to UK Oil & Gas

(4/18/2019) Schlumberger converts stake in Morocco's Anoual permits

(4/18/2019) Equinor wins seven exploration blocks offshore Argentina

(4/18/2019) Eni awarded Block A offshore Ras Al Khaimah

(4/17/2019) ConocoPhillips completes sale of its stake in Greater Sunrise Fields

(4/17/2019) ExxonMobil & Qatar Petroleum win 3 offshore blocks in Argentina

(4/14/2019) Smart Oil granted PSC for China's Bohai Bay Block 09/17

(4/14/2019) Uganda to launch second oil licensing round in May

(4/12/2019) BP relinquishing Sichuan, China shale gas PSCs

(4/11/2019) Total to assume operation of Oman's Block 12

(4/11/2019) Shell sells stake in US Gulf Caesar-Tonga development to Delek

(4/10/2019) Petrobras getting $9 billion+ to revise transfer-of-rights contract

(4/7/2019) Alaska federal judge rejects Trump attempt to open Arctic & Atlantic as illegal

(4/7/2019) Lebanon launches 2nd offshore licensing round with 5 blocks for bid

(4/7/2019) DR Congo set to launch onshore licensing round

(4/4/2019) C-NLOPB offering 9 parcels for bid in Newfoundland & Jeanne d'Arc waters

(4/4/2019) River Ranch selling oil & gas acreage in Oklahoma's SCOOP play

(4/3/2019) Pin Oak adds 43,000 acres to its Pennsylvania Utica Shale play

(4/3/2019) Lukoil & KazMunayGas awarded E&P contract for Kazakhstan Caspian block

(4/3/2019) Chariot granted 75% stake in Morocco's offshore Lixus license

(4/3/2019) ExxonMobil planning sale of Nigerian fields for some $3 billion

(4/1/2019) Tlou awarded new CBM license onshore Botswana

(4/1/2019) Var Energi selling stake in 6 Balder & Ringhorne licenses

(3/29/2019) Doriemus farming into Western Australia onshore Block EP487

(3/29/2019) Al-Haj Energy buys Premier Oil Pakistan for $65.6 million

(3/29/2019) Otto Energy farming into Talos Energy's US Gulf Green Canyon 21

(3/26/2019) Foothills acquiring Wyoming Wind River Basin undeveloped acreage

(3/25/2019) Indian Oil & Bharat PetroResources win Abu Dhabi onshore Block 1

(3/25/2019) W&T Offshore apparent high bidder for 15 US Gulf blocks in Lease Sale 252

(3/22/2019) OKEA farms into Norwegian exploration license east of Draugen

(3/21/2019) Closing of Tanzania's Ruvuma farmout extended to 31 July

(3/21/2019) Murphy sells Malaysian subsidiaries to Thailand's PTTEP

(3/20/2019) Greenland Gas & Oil granted license & extension in Southeast Greenland

(3/20/2019) Amerisur ups Colombia's Putumayo-8 Block stake to 100%

(3/20/2019) US Gulf Lease Sale yields more than $244 million in high bids

(3/20/2019) Sudan protests Egyptian oil & gas blocks encroaching on Sudanese territory

(3/20/2019) DEA purchase of Sierra Oil & Gas boosts presence in Mexico

(3/18/2019) BW Offshore & Gabon Oil agree to share interests in Gabon offshore block

(3/18/2019) Alpha acquires Premier Gas' Oklahoma Rogers Project

(3/17/2019) Abu Dhabi awards Inpex sub Jodco its Onshore Block 4

(3/17/2019) Norway expanding Arctic exploration area in this year's licensing round

(3/15/2019) BW Offshore to raise ownership of Brazil's Maromba Field to 100%

(3/15/2019) Total awarded JDZ concession by Nigeria & Sao Tome & Principe

(3/14/2019) Europa transferring operation of UK Weald Basin license to UKOG

(3/13/2019) Petrobras' Potiguar Basin divestment process underway

(3/13/2019) Region-wide US Gulf Lease Sale 253 set for August

(3/13/2019) Qatar Petroleum acquiring share in Eni permit offshore Morocco

(3/13/2019) GeoPark expands into Ecuador with 2-block acquisition

(3/11/2019) Questerre acquires exploration rights to 753,000 acres in Quebec

(3/11/2019) Qatar Petroleum acquiring stake in Mozambique's Angoche Basin

(3/11/2019) United farming into onshore Benin Block B with Elephant Oil

(3/11/2019) Egypt kicks off Offshore Red Sea Bid Round 2019

(3/10/2019) ONGC regains 5 discovered small fields seized by federal government

(3/7/2019) DEA extends Gulf of Suez oilfield concessions

(3/6/2019) BW Offshore buying Brazil's Maromba Field & Campos Basin block

(3/6/2019) Tamarind gets okay to buy TAG's New Zealand assets

(3/5/2019) Inpex acquires tight oil project in Texas' Eagle Ford play

(3/3/2019) Shell to be prosecuted for criminal charges over Nigeria block

(3/3/2019) Petrobras selling stake in Brazil's Espirito Santo Lagoa Parda Cluster

(3/1/2019) Australia's $7.2 billion coal seam gas project goes to Arrow Energy

(2/28/2019) Genel adds stakes in Kurd Iraq Sarta & Qara Dagh Blocks

(2/28/2019) Petro River picks up more interest in UK offshore licenses

(2/27/2019) Ring acquires Wishbone's Texas-New Mexico North Central Basin assets

(2/26/2019) Mubadala & PTTEP take Thailand's offshore Block G1/61

(2/26/2019) Block Energy ups stake in Georgia's West Rustavi Concession

(2/25/2019) Marathon exits UK North Sea with sale of assets to RockRose

(2/22/2019) Bahamas Petroleum licenses extended to yearend 2020

(2/22/2019) Gran Tierra acquires strategic Colombia Putumayo & Llanos concessions

(2/21/2019) Targa selling 45% interest in Targa Badlands & its North Dakota assets

(2/21/2019) Devon divesting Canadian & Barnett Shale assets

(2/18/2019) Santos consolidating interest in Northern Australia's Bonaparte Basin

(2/17/2019) Eni awarded 2 new exploration blocks onshore Egypt

(2/17/2019) Kenya warns Somalia of serious response to licensing disputed block

(2/15/2019) PTTEP ups stake in Thailand's Sinphuhorm Project

(2/14/2019) Byron buys US Gulf South Marsh Island Block 58

(2/14/2019) Cabot suspends work on Italian permits for exploration review

(2/13/2019) US BOEM to host US Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 252 in March

(2/11/2019) EGAS awards DEA Egypt's East Damanhour exploration block

(2/11/2019) Coro farms into Indonesia's West Natuna Duyung Block

(2/10/2019) India launches OALP-III licensing round for exploration blocks

(2/9/2019) Cluff farming out UK North Sea license interests to Shell UK

(2/9/2019) Total E&P Namibia farms out stake in offshore Namibia block to Impact

(2/8/2019) Frontera farms into Parex Block VIM-1 onshore Colombia

(2/8/2019) SDX granted 2 Rharb blocks in northern Morocco

(2/5/2019) CGX forms farm-in JV with Frontera Energy for Guyana licenses

(2/2/2019) Repsol takes on Total's stake in Norway's Norwegian Sea Mikkel Field

(2/2/2019) Adnoc awards Occidental Petroleum Abu Dhabi Onshore Block 3

(1/31/2019) UK OGA launches Greater Buchan Area licensing round

(1/30/2019) Petro Rio ups ownership of Brazil's Frade Field

(1/28/2019) RoyalGate extends Equatorial Guinea Block Z license

(1/24/2019) Ireland's Avalon license option converted to frontier exploration license

(1/22/2019) UKOG ups stake in onshore UK Isle of Wight license

(1/21/2019) Sacgasco takes over operations of California Sacramento Basin fields

(1/21/2019) Genel farms into Chevron's Sarta & Qara Dagh Blocks in Kurdistan

(1/18/2019) Pertamina to replace Chevron as operator of Indonesia's Rokan Block

(1/18/2019) Faroe, Shell, & Spirit equalize equity in UK Edinburgh Area

(1/18/2019) Total set to quit upstream Netherlands with gasfields sale

(1/17/2019) PGNiG granted license for Ras Al Khaimah exploration & production

(1/15/2019) Angola in final preparation for new licensing round

(1/15/2019) BP Canada cuts offshore Nova Scotia exploration

(1/15/2019) Eni & Oman Oil sign up for Oman's onshore Block 47

(1/15/2019) Record number of awards this year in Norway's Predefined Areas

(1/14/2019) CGX farming out Guyana Corentyne & Demerara Blocks

(1/13/2018) Eni pens exploration pact with Bahrain NOGA for Block 1

(1/13/2019) Sharjah grants Eni 3 onshore exploration concessions

(1/11/2019) Rose & Rockies Standard add acreage in Utah's Paradox Basin

(1/10/2019) AzEire given 2-year extension to Ireland's FEL1/13

(1/8/2019) No extension to Ophir's Block R license off Equatorial Guinea

(1/7/2019) Pertamina to operate North Kalimantan Maratua Block

(1/6/2019) TAG Oil sale of New Zealand Taranaki assets to Tamarind approved

(1/6/2019) Eni acquires 70% & operation of Alaska's Oooguruk oilfield

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