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Licensing & Concessions

(12/17/2018) Eni sells 35% interest in Mexico's Area 1 offshore block to Qatar Petroleum

(12/16/2018) Cairn India takes41 blocks in India's open acreage bid round

(12/14/2018) TomCo adds 7 Green River shale leases in Utah

(12/13/2018) PTTEP bid takes Thailand's Bongkot & Erawan Fields

(12/13/2018) Elixir wins ten leases in the Alaska National Petroleum Reserve

(12/12/2018) UK OGA offering more data on UK North Sea Buchan Area

(12/12/2018) Total awarded 2 new deep offshore Mauritania blocks

(12/11/2018) Qatar Petroleum taking stake in 3 Mozambique exploration blocks

(12/10/2018) CNSOPB issues call for bids on Nova Scotia blocks

(12/10/2018) Verus completes acquisition of Equinor stake in UK Alba Field

(12/10/2018) Egypt approves BP & Mubadala buy of stales in Noor deepwater block

(12/9/2018) Equinor & Faroe swap Norwegian & North Sea assets

(12/5/2018) CNPC replacing Total in Iran's South Pars gasfield

(12/5/2018) Lukoil pens pact with KazMunayGas for Zhenis Project in Kazakh Caspian

(12/5/2018) Frontera farming into CGX Energy's offshore Guyana blocks

(12/4/2018) EWC awarded 20-year PSC extension for Indonesia's Sengkang Block

(12/3/2018) Sacgasco takes ownership of California's Rio Vista Field

(12/2/2018) Predator awarded Morocco's Gharb Basin Guercif permits

(12/2/2018) Petrobras to sell certain Brazilian production assets for $823m

(11/30/2018) Shell exits Ireland & sells Draugen & Gjoa interests off Norway

(11/30/2018) Serica completes acquisition of UK North Sea Bruce, Keith & Rhum Fields

(11/30/2018) Tap Oil selling stake in Carnarvon Basin block off Western Australia

(11/29/2018) South Africa ending moratorium on exploration licenses

(11/29/2018) QEP quits Louisiana's Haynesville/Cotton Valley assets in $735 million sale

(11/29/2018) Discover Exploration farms out Comoros PSC to Tullow Oil

(11/28/2018) Eco Atlantic farms out stake in Guyana's Orinduik Block to Total

(11/27/2018) GeoPark buying LGI interest in its Colombia & Chile holdings

(11/27/2018) African Petroleum relinquishing Sierra Leone deepwater blocks

(11/26/2018) Wintershall granted stake in Abu Dhabi's giant Ghasha gas project

(11/23/2018) Amerisur farms out 50% stake in Colombia fields to Occidental

(11/21/2018) Shell selling its stake in Timor-Leste Greater Sunrise Project

(11/20/2018) NewAge selling its Republic of Congo stake in Marine XII Block

(11/19/2018) QEP Resources selling Haynesville/Cotton Valley holdings to Aethon

(11/19/2018) Sacgasco options acquisition of RL Energy & PEP11 off New South Wales

(11/18/2018) ConocoPhillips to sell last of its North Sea assets

(11/18/2018) BOEM weighing enviro effects of Beaufort Sea leasing

(11/16/2018) Questerre expands its Kakwa core acreage in Alberta

(11/16/2018) Armour awarded Queensland's Roma Shelf Surat Basin license

(11/15/2018) Santos & Shell JV win 400 sq km Queensland gas acreage

(11/14/2018) Eni takes 25% stake in Abu Dhabi's Ghasha Concession

(11/13/2018) Bass Oil to acquire North Madura Block offshore Java, Indonesia

(11/12/2018) Eland's Elcrest sub granted renewal of OML40 off Nigeria

(11/12/2018) Eni selling stake in Egypt's offshore North Sinai Noor Block

(11/12/2018) Novatek wins Yugo-Leshchinskiy license in Siberia

(11/11/2018) Abu Dhabi's Ruwais Diyab stake awarded to Total

(11/8/2018) Equinor wins Newfoundland Jeanne d'Arc exploration parcels

(11/7/2018) Argentina offering 38 offshore blocks in Argentine & Austral-Malvinas Basins

(11/7/2018) Croatia kicks off 2nd onshore licensing round

(11/7/2018) Tower pens new license pact for 3 offshore Namibia blocks

(11/7/2018) Vantage acquire Williston basin assets from QEP Resources

(11/6/2018) Madagascar opens licensing round for 44 offshore blocks

(11/6/2018) Eni & Lukoil in farmout pacts for 3 Mexico shallow water blocks

(11/6/2018) SandRidge sells Trust's underlying oil & gas properties

(11/6/2018) Roxo sells Texas North Midland Basin leases to Murchison

(11/5/2018) License conditions met for UK North Sea Rhum Field under US sanctions

(11/5/2018) Union Jack farms into UK East Yorkshire onshore license area

(11/4/2018) Vedanta's Cairn wins 10-year extension of Rajasthan, India block

(11/2/2018) OMV Petrom acquires Repsol interest in 4 Romania blocks

(11/1/2018) Vitol-led consortium buying Petrobras sub in Nigeria for $1.4 billion

(11/1/2018) Australia awards exploration permits for 7 offshore blocks

(10/31/2018) PNR selling South Texas Sinor Nest oil assets for $132 Million

(10/31/2018) Total adds stake in Guyana's Orinduik Block

(10/30/2018) Chinese majors CNPC & CNOOC bidding for Greenland blocks

(10/30/2018) Petro-Victory takes 50% interest in 5 blocks onshore Brazil

(10/30/2018) Oranto awarded Niger's Agadem Rift Blocks R5 & R6

(10/29/2018) PetroRio purchases Frade Japao for stake in Brazil's Frade Field

(10/28/2018) Gabon to offer shallow & deepwater blocks in 12th Round

(10/28/2018) Egypt prepping for Red Sea licensing before yearend

(10/28/2018) Zanzibar awards Pemba-Zanzibar Block to RAKGas

(10/26/2018) Tullow withdraws from Namibia's Cooper Block

(10/26/2018) Cue to share equity in Western Australia's Ironbark with NZOG

(10/25/2018) ADX subsidiary takes over Romania's Iecea Mare license

(10/25/2018) Whitebark sells stake in Western Australia Perth Basin Block

(10/23/2018) Petronas to acquire stake in giant Oman gasfield

(10/21/2018) UK OGA calls for development of UK North Sea Buchan area

(10/19/2018) Melbana divests its stake in New Zealand PEP51153 to CX Oil

(10/19/2018) Core selling 67,000 acres in Oklahoma's Arkoma Woodford Basin

(10/18/2018) Earthstone buying Texas Midland Basin assets from Sabalo Energy

(10/18/2018) Equinor selling Tommeliten Alpha off Norway to PGNiG

(10/18/2018) Talos & Hokchi swapping stakes in Mexican offshore blocks

(10/18/2018) Samson sale of North Dakota Williston Basin project to Eagle fails

(10/17/2018) Eni awarded Mozambique's deepwater Block A5-A

(10/16/2018) Qatar Petroleum replacing Occidental on Idd El-Shargi Field

(10/16/2018) Asset Energy acquiring Bounty's interest in Sydney Basin block

(10/15/2018) Isle of Man awards 1st exploration well to Crogga

(10/15/2018) Echo pens TEA for Bolivia's Rio Salado Block

(10/15/2018) QGEP-led consortium relinquishing Camarao Norte discovery

(10/15/2018) President sub acquires Louisiana's Jefferson Island Block

(10/12/2018) Maurel & Prom buying stake in Venezuela's Urdaneta West Field

(10/11/2018) Murphy & Petrobras form US Gulf of Mexico joint venture

(10/11/2018) Po Valley keeping northern Italy fields after sale blocked

(10/10/2018) RockRose completes acquisition of Arran Field blocks, drilling well

(10/9/2018) Hibiscus sub takes 50% stake in Caldera's North Sea PL198

(10/8/2018) EnQuest exercises options on UK North Sea Fields

(10/8/2018) Melbana farming out stake in Cuban concession to AGMI

(10/7/2018) Total in new JV with Sonatrach to develop Algeria gasfield

(10/7/2018) Ecuador's Petroamazonas signs development contracts for 6 fields

(10/5/2018) Beach selling stake in Otway assets offshore Victoria, Australia

(10/4/2018) Noble & Edison withdrawing from Falklands PL001 license

(10/4/2018) Bounty defaults shift Kiliwani & Nyuni interests in Tanzania

(10/4/2018) OMV buying quarter interest in Gazprom's Urengoy Field Achimov IV & V

(10/4/2018) Union Jack farms into England's West Newton A-1 gas discovery

(10/3/2018) Marathon selling interests in UK North Sea oil and gas fields

(10/2/2018) Rex aims for minority farmout of Oman's offshore Block 50

(10/1/2018) OMV Petrom transfers 9 Romania fields to Mazarine Energy

(10/1/2018) Equinor acquiring Chevron's operating interest in UK Rosebank Project

(10/1/2018) DJR Energy to acquire Encana's San Juan Basin assets

(10/1/2018) ConocoPhillips selling its Greater Sunrise stake to Timor Leste government

(9/28/2018) Brazil awards all 4 blocks in 5th licensing round

(9/28/2018) 88 Energy expands Alaska North Slope acreage in Western Fairway

(9/26/2018) Franklin Mountain adds New Mexico Lee & Eddy Counties acreage

(9/26/2018) Total acquiring Chevron's interest in the Danish Underground Consortium

(9/26/2018) Queensland awards 4 blocks for gas exploration

(9/26/2018) Vaalco wins 10-year extension to Gabon's Etame Marine PSC

(9/25/2018) US BOEM to launch region-wide Lease Sale 252 in March 2019

(9/24/2018) Shell selling stake in US Gulf Caesar Tonga Field complex

(9/24/2018) Madagascar 2018-19 licensing round set for 5-9 November

(9/23/2018) Texegy leases Louisiana Austin Chalk assets to Equinor

(9/23/2018) RockRose acquires further stake in North Sea Arran Field

(9/21/2018) Pemex & Block 7 Consortium sign pre-unitization agreement

(9/21/2018) WildHorse adds another 20,305 Eagle Ford & Austin Chalk acres

(9/21/2018) Farmout underway for South Africa's offshore Algoa-Gamtoos Block

(9/21/2018) Resolute farms into 3 of Corallian's UK nearshore licenses

(9/21/2018) Byron awarded 3 Main Pass US Gulf leases

(9/20/2018) APEC assumes operation of Barryroe SEL1/11 offshore Ireland

(9/20/2018) Eco Atlantic sub adds remaining stake in PAO Namibia

(9/19/2018) HALO acquiring stake in UK North Sea Pegasus & Andromedia

(9/18/2018) Elixir & Golden Horde take Mongolia's Nomgon IX CBM Block

(9/18/2018) i3 farming out stake in UK North Sea Liberator Field

(9/17/2018) Zennor buys Mitsui stake in UK North Sea Britannia Field

(9/16/2018) CNPC granted Venezuela's Ayacucho Block 6

(9/14/2018) Matador acquires new New Mexico leases in BLM sale

(9/14/2018) Vanguard exiting Arkansas with sale of Arkoma Basin assets

(9/13/2018) Sierra Leone 4th licensing round pushed back 6 months

(9/13/2018) Total acquiring stake in Guyana's Orinduik Block from Eco Atlantic

(9/12/2018) President seeking licenses for Argentina's Las Bases & Puesto Prado

(9/12/2018) Ecuador launches licensing round for 8 onshore blocks

(9/11/2018) Azinam farms into South Africa's Orange Basin blocks

(9/10/2018) 11.7 billion bbl oil & 60.2 Tcf gas assessed off Newfoundland & Labrador

(9/7/2018) New Mexico lease sale garners $972.4 million in bonus bids

(9/7/2018) 38 companies apply for licenses in predefined areas off Norway

(9/6/2018) CNOOC awarded exploration block in Uganda's southern Lake Albert

(9/5/2018) Planet Gas sells South Australia Cooper Basin assets to Senex

(9/5/2018) Talos Energy acquires Whistler II with US Gulf 1,900 boe/d

(9/5/2018) Sapura farms into 3 Western Australia exploration permits

(9/4/2018) Southwestern selling Fayetteville Shale E&P for $1.8 billion

(9/3/2018) Frontera preparing farmout of Republic of Georgia Block 12

(9/3/2018) Coro acquiring AWE stake in Indonesia's East Java Lengo Field

(9/2/2018) Vedanta awarded 41 of India's 55 offered blocks

(8/31/2018) Total sells stake in Canada's Joslyn oil sands project to CNRL

(8/31/2018) Sound pens new 8-year eastern Morocco agreement

(8/31/2018) Echo in new TEA with YPFB for Bolivia's Rio Salado Block

(8/31/2018) PennEnergy acquiring Rex Energy assets in Pennsylvania

(8/30/2018) Hindustan Oil Exploration Company wins India's Dirok block

(8/29/2018) Eni acquires Alaska North Slope Eastern Exploration Area

(8/27/2018) Nigeria renews OML113 license for another 20 years

(8/26/2018) Pieridae acquiring Ikkuma & Alberta Foothills assets

(8/24/2018) Petrofac sells UK North Sea Greater Stella interests to Ithaca

(8/23/2018) United accepts award of UK North Sea Crown discovery blocks

(8/22/2018) Melbana exits non-core Vulcan Sub-basin off NW Australia

(8/21/2018) Magnolia buying Harvest Oil & Gas South Texas assets

(8/20/2018) Total withdrawing from $4 billion Iran South Pars Project

(8/17/2018) Talos takes 6 deepwater & 8 shallow water US Gulf blocks

(8/15/2018) Woodside farming into Shell's Bulgarian Black Sea block

(8/15/2018) US Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 251 garners $178 million

(8/15/2018) Carrizo buys Devon Delaware Basin assets for $215 million

(8/14/2018) ExxonMobil acquiring stake in offshore Namibia PEL44 from Azinam

(8/14/2018) Eni to extend Abu Madi West & explore El Qar'a in Egypt's Nile Delta

(8/14/2018) Faroe farms into Azinor Catalyst's UK North Sea Agar Plantain Block

(8/14/2018) India launches 2nd bid round for discovered small fields

(8/13/2018) Total said still part of South Pars Project in Iran

(8/13/2018) Petronas farming into Senegal deepwater block with Total

(8/13/2018) Neptune acquiring Apache's Central North Sea assets

(8/13/2018) Amelia sells 40,000 acres in Louisiana Austin Chalk & LAMS Stack

(8/10/2018) Calima acquisitions of BC Montney acreage reached 72,000 acres

(8/9/2018) RockRose buying Dana stake in UK North Sea Arran development

(8/9/2018) Cue wins extension to Ironbark permit work program

(8/9/2018) Horizon farming out stake in Poland's Lachowice gasfield

(8/8/2018) Mozambique approves 2015 contracts awarded to 6 companies

(8/6/2018) Mexico migrates Ebano SC to PSA for DS Servicios & Pemex

(8/5/2018) Sanguine pays $26 million for Oklahoma's Potato Hills Field

(8/3/2018) Sri Lanka seeking bids to explore its Mannar and Cauvery Basins

(8/3/2018) Serica acquiring added interests in UK North Sea Bruce & Keith Fields

(8/2/2018) Lilis swaps New Mexico Delaware Basin acreage to up core

(8/2/2018) ConocoPhillips selling Barnett Shale stake to Lime Rock

(8/1/2018) Predator poised to drill Corrib South off Ireland

(8/1/2018) Pertamina to replace Chevron as Indonesia's Rokan Field operator

(8/1/2018) Upland granted Tunisia's onshore Saouf Block

(7/31/2018) BP awarded Egypt's Northeast Ramadan Block in Suez Gulf

(7/31/2018) Iraq cancels TPAO license, assigns Mansuriya Field to state companies

(7/31/2018) Northern adds 10,600 acres in North Dakota's Williston Basin

(7/31/2018) Aker BP acquiring Total stakes in 11 Norwegian licenses

(7/31/2018) Otto farms into 8-well Hilcorp US Gulf onshore & offshore portfolio

(7/31/2018) PNR selling Texas' West Panhandle Field interests

(7/30/2018) 88 Energy acquiring Great Bear stake in Alaska's Western Blocks

(7/30/2018) Amerisur acquiring Gulfsands' Putumayo 14 Block in Colombia

(7/29/2018) Ouro Preto bids up to $1 billion for Petrobras' shallow water clusters

(7/29/2018) Newfoundland & Labrador take stake in Bay du Nord Project

(7/27/2018) BHP selling onshore US interests to BP & Merit for $10.8 billion

(7/27/2018) Chesapeake selling stake in Ohio's Utica Shale for $2 billion

(7/24/2018) Lion sells stake in Sumatra South Block A for token $10

(7/23/2018) Schlumberger takes stake in Sound Energy's Eastern Morocco portfolio

(7/23/2018) Shell secures exploration acreage offshore Mauritania

(7/19/2018) Eni & Sonatrach strengthen partnership in Algeria's Berkine Basin

(7/19/2018) Mexico postpones bid rounds until February 2019

(7/18/2018) Northern acquiring North Dakota Pivotal producing properties

(7/17/2018) Oil Search farm-in with ExxonMobil adds to PNG portfolio

(7/16/2018) Andalas wraps up Eagle Gas stake acquisition

(7/16/2018) Jadestone buying Montara Project off Australia from PTTEP

(7/15/2018) Grupo R & AGR to develop Mexico's San Ramon & Blasillo Fields

(7/15/2018) Providence concludes farmout of Irish Porcupine Basin block to Total

(7/13/2018) Final notice of US Gulf region-wide Lease Sale 251 issued

(7/12/2018) Europa ready to farmout stakes in its South Porcupine Basin licenses

(7/12/2018) Total to be granted Tervel Block in Bulgarian Black Sea

(7/11/2018) Egypt hands out 3 oil and gas E&P concessions

(7/11/2018) Chevron quitting IDD Makassar Strait gas project off East Kalimantan

(7/11/2018) Venado acquires operated Eagle Ford assets in Texas

(7/11/2018) Aminex sub Ndovu farming out Tanzania Ruvuma stake

(7/10/2018) UK 31st Offshore Round offering 1,766 frontier area blocks

(7/8/2018) BP high bidder for BHP Billiton's US shale assets

(7/8/2018) Spirit taking over operation of UK North Sea Babbage Field

(7/8/2018) Sumitomo sub acquiring Eagle Ford production in Texas

(7/6/2018) Petrolia takes stake in Saskatchewan & Alberta oil & gas fields

(7/6/2018) Greece grants 2 blocks offshore Crete to consortium

(7/6/2018) Australia adds 4 exploration areas for bid

(7/6/2018) Cuba to launch new bid round in December

(7/4/2018) Equinor acquires Barra stake in Brazil's Santos Basin Block BM-S-8

(7/4/2018) Chevron selling all of its blocks & field in the UK Central North Sea

(7/3/2018) ConocoPhillips selling UK Clair Field stake, buying Alaska Kuparuk stake

(7/3/2018) Venado & KKR add producing acreage in Texas Eagle Ford

(7/2/2018) Roc Oil & Smart Oil awarded China Beibu Gulf block & field

(7/2/2018) Bass wins extension to Tangai-Sukananti buy from Cooper

(7/1/2018) Pancontinental selling stake in US Gas Fields subsidiary

(7/1/2018) Hess holding onto Denmark's South Arne Field

(6/30/2018) Royale adds interest in Texas and California fields

(6/29/2018) Osaka Gas sub takes major stake in Sabine's Texas gas properties

(6/29/2018) Hess & CNX selling JV assets in Ohio's Utica shale to Ascent Resources

(6/29/2018) EQT divesting Southern Appalachia acreage to Diversified Gas & Oil

(6/28/2018) Sharjah set to auction 3 onshore concessions

(6/28/2018) Neptune buying VNG Norge from Verbundnetz Gas

(6/27/2018) Winchester JV terminates WA-323-P permit off Western Australia

(6/27/2018) DEA becomes operator of 3 exploration blocks offshore Mexico

(6/26/2018) Oranto acquiring onshore Zambia Blocks 17 & 27

(6/25/2018) SOCO sells entire holding in Congo to Coastal Energy

(6/25/2018) Eco Atlantic wins year extension to Namibia's Tamar Block

(6/25/2018) Columbus to acquire Primera stake in Trinidad's Icacos Field

(6/25/2018) Alaska JV acquiring 80% of Great Bear stake in North Slope blocks

(6/24/2018) Trinidad & Tobago launching licensing round for 8 blocks

(6/24/2018) Sierra selling stake in Mexico Block 2 next to giant Zama discovery

(6/22/2018) PentaNova farms out Colombia Sinu-9 Block to Panacol

(6/21/2018) Mexico's CNH issues terms for bidding in onshore Round 3.2

(6/21/2018) Shell sale of Thai Gulf Bongkot Field interest concluded

(6/20/2018) Mubadala takes a stake in Egypt's giant Zohr gasfield concession

(6/20/2018) OKEA acquiring Norske Shell interests in 2 Norwegian North Sea assets

(6/19/2018) Petrobras starts non-binding phase of Tartaruga Verde & Espadarte sale

(6/19/2018) Gazprom pledges $1.2 billion in E&P for Bolivia's Vitiacua Block

(6/18/2018) Norway offers 12 new licenses to 11 companies in 24th round

(6/17/2018) Uruguay establishing permanent offer basis for offshore blocks

(6/17/2018) DGO commits to pay $575 million for Appalachian producing assets

(6/15/2018) Sierra Leone pushes back deadline to bid for offshore blocks

(6/15/2018) Paramount selling assets in Kakwa area of Alberta

(6/15/2018) Equinor completes acquisition of stake in Roncador Field

(6/14/2018) Azinor Catalyst farms out UK North Sea Agar Plantain

(6/14/2018) Magnolia selling wells and interests in North Dakota

(6/14/2018) Horizon acquiring San Leon's Bielsko-Biala southern Poland concession

(6/14/2018) Pioneer Natural Resources sells SE Colorado assets

(6/13/2018) Congo open for bids in Licensing Round Phase II

(6/13/2018) Byron wins 4 US Gulf Eugene Island blocks

(6/13/2018) Repsol quitting PNG with sale of assets to Balang International

(6/13/2018) Ramba transferring stake in South Sumatra block to Mandala Energy

(6/13/2018) EGPC & EGAS launch 2018 Bid Rounds for blocks on and offshore Egypt

(6/11/2018) India to take licensing further with unconventionals production permits

(6/11/2018) Samson adds 33,000 acres & 30 wells in Sweetwater County, Wyoming

(6/11/2018) Sonatrach pens E&P deal with Total & Repsol

(6/11/2018) GeoPark adds new interest in Argentina's Neuquen Basin

(6/8/2018) ADX's Danube Petroleum acquires Romania's Iecea Mare license

(6/7/2018) Octanex relinquishing Ophir risk contract off Malaysia

(6/7/2018) Permex buys Energy Properties 2000-1 acreage in Texas Permian Basin

(6/7/2018) Hycarbex wins long-awaited extension to Pakistan license

(6/7/2018) Lukoil negotiating stake in Azerbaijan's Umid-Babek Project

(6/6/2018) Wentworth receives license extension for Mozambique Tembo Block

(6/6/2018) ExxonMobil acquires half of Equinor stake in Brazil's BM-S-8 Block

(6/5/2018) Lukoil & KazMunayGas agree on Zhenis E&P pact

(6/5/2018) Elixir & Golden Horde option Mongolia's Nomgon IX Block

(6/4/2018) Union Jack ups stake in UK Wressle & Broughton North blocks

(6/4/2018) ConocoPhillips gets approval for Western North Slope Alaska acquisition

(6/3/2018) NISOC to hold tenders for developing 28 oil reserves

(6/3/2018) UK Broadford Bridge license extended to 2023

(6/3/2018) Presidio buys Midstakes Anadarko Basin assets for $58 million

(5/31/2018) Pilot & Black Swan quit Western Australia exploration permit

(5/31/2018) Kuwait Energy selling remaining interest in Iraq's Block 9

(5/30/2018) Metgasco wins Queensland Blocks ATP2020 & ATP2021

(5/30/2018) Six Pines preparing to farm into Key Petroleum Queensland acreage

(5/30/2018) Equinor's Statoil Azerbaijan signs new Azerbaijan agreements

(5/30/2018) ExxonMobil acquires stake in Pakistan's offshore Indus Block G

(5/28/2018) Rosneft & ExxonMobil lined up for northern Mozambique E&P

(5/27/2018) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa offering 6 blocks for oil & gas exploration

(5/25/2018) Lukoil joins Gazprom in development of Nenets fields

(5/25/2018) Callon acquiring Texas oil & gas properties from Cimarex

(5/24/2018) Nova Scotia postponing bids for offshore licenses

(5/24/2018) Mubadala teams up with RDIF & Gazprom Neft in Siberia

(5/24/2018) PVF Energy farming into Enegi Oil lease in western Newfoundland

(5/23/2018) Vista farms into onshore Mexico blocks with Jaguar

(5/23/2018) Petrobras preparing to sell interests Sergipe-Alagoas Basin assets

(5/23/2018) UK awards 123 licenses in 30th Offshore Licensing Round

(5/23/2018) Peru withdraws 5 offshore blocks from Tullow Oil

(5/22/2018) Serica still seeking BP stake in UK's Bruce, Keith, & Rhum Field

(5/22/2018) Roc Oil farming into Buru Energy's Ungani Field

(5/21/2018) Indonesia's Ogan Komering Concession granted to Pertamina

(5/17/2018) Pergas to develop Iran's onshore Karanj Field

(5/17/2018) Vitol, Glencore & Shell vying for Petrobras stakes in Nigeria blocks

(5/16/2018) Total quits Iran South Pars 11 Project in face of US sanctions

(5/15/2018) Titanium sells Oklahoma SCOOP assets to Red Rock Energy

(5/15/2018) Union Jack & Humber take stakes in 2 UK East Midlands blocks

(5/15/2018) Australia announces 2018 Offshore Petroleum Exploration Acreage Release

(5/14/2018) Ophir farming out stake in Equatorial Guinea block to Kosmos

(5/11/2018) Lukoil signs development plan for Iraq's West Qurna-2 Field

(5/10/2018) Vanguard divests Permian & Green River Basins and Mississippi assets

(5/10/2018) Energy XXI selling non-core US Gulf assets

(5/10/2018) Calima granted offshore block in Namibia's Orange River Basin

(5/9/2018) Bulgaria grants extension to onshore block exploration permit

(5/9/2018) Norway reveals Awards in Predefined Areas for 2018

(5/8/2018) BP wins right to Iraq's Kirkuk fields with pledge to triple output

(5/7/2018) Torchlight takes stake in Delaware Basin MECO well

(5/6/2018) Murphy Oil farms into US Gulf Highgarden Prospect

(5/6/2018) India's DGH receives 110 bids for 55 blocks in 1st open auction

(5/6/2018) Nine blocks offshore western Ghana to be offered in next round

(5/4/2018) Lion Energy awarded Indonesia's East Seram Block

(5/4/2018) Advent farms out Sydney Basin permit to RL Energy

(5/4/2018) Cooper Energy wins Victoria offshore block in Gippsland Basin

(5/3/2018) Bahamas Petroleum pens pact to evaluate its offshore licenses

(5/3/2018) Husky hikes stake in Liuhua 29-1 Field off China

(5/3/2018) Santos sells non-core Asian portfolio to Ophir for $221 million

(5/3/2018) BP awarded PSA for Block D230 in Azerbaijan Caspian

(5/3/2018) Carbon purchases producing properties in California's Ventura Basin

(5/3/2018) Savannah wins year extension to R1/R2 PSC in Niger

(5/2/2018) Stone closes acquisition of US Gulf Ram Powell blocks & assets

(5/2/2018) Eni awarded Indonesia's East Ganal deepwater block

(5/2/2018) Sonoro awaiting extension to Budong Budong license in Indonesia

(5/1/2018) Adnoc signs 40-year deal with OMV for 3 offshore fields

(4/29/2018) Adnoc signs 40-year deal with OMV for 3 offshore fields

(4/27/2018) Gas price to PTT key in Thailand's upcoming Erawan & Bongkot Blocks sale

(4/27/2018) LLOG, Navitas & Beacon acquiring 70% of US Gulf Shenandoah discovery

(4/27/2018) DNO assumes operatorship of Iraqi Kurdistan's Baeshiqa Block

(4/27/2018) Uruguay's 1st licensing round in 7 years gets no bids

(4/26/2018) Iraq awards 4 new E&P licenses to Crescent, Geo-Jade, & United Energy

(4/26/2018) Hess picks up stake in Kaieteur Block offshore Guyana

(4/25/2018) 16 expressions of interest received by Brazil's ANP for 4th Round

(4/24/2018) Octanex ready to quit Malaysia's Ophir Field

(4/23/2018) Oryx divesting interests in Congo's Haute Mer B to Total

(4/23/2018) Admiral adds acreage in Texas' Permian Delaware Basin

(4/20/2018) Sonangol offering 2 offshore blocks for bid

(4/19/2018) Ireland's Porcupine Basin LO16/27 partners apply to convert to FEL

(4/19/2018) Interpose acquires 80% interest in Zimbabwe gas condensate project

(4/19/2018) Otto transfer of Philippines SC55 to partners ratified

(4/18/2018) Cue extends BP's Ironbark equity option

(4/18/2018) Egypt to offer 10-11 Mediterranean blocks for bid

(4/17/2018) Imperial & ExxonMobil selling BC, Canada Horn River assets

(4/16/2018) Touchstone agrees to sell Columbus its 50% stake in Trinidad

(4/16/2018) BSEE approves suspension of Alaska North Slope leases

(4/13/2018) Gazprom Neft granted Karabashsky blocks in Russia's Khanty-Mansi Okrug

(4/13/2018) Iraq pushes back 11-block bid round to 25 April

(4/12/2018) New Zealand to issue no new offshore exploration permits

(4/12/2018) Kazakh court rules in favor of Condor in Zharkamys contract extension

(4/12/2018) Sri Lanka calls for new bids for exploration block off NW coast

(4/11/2018) Ghana schedules exploration licensing round in last quarter

(4/11/2018) Total & Statoil complete acquisition of US Gulf deepwater discovery

(4/10/2018) Indian Oil buys Shell's stake in Oman's Mukhaizna Field

(4/10/2018) Citla scores 4th PSC in Mexico's Round 3.1

(4/10/2018) Abu Dhabi opening bidding for 6 E&P blocks

(4/9/2018) California Resources buys Chevron stake in Elk Hills Field

(4/9/2018) United Oil & Gas gets Corallian license option extension

(4/9/2018) Santos expands acreage position around Arcadia

(4/5/2018) SM Energy divests remaining North Dakota Williston Basin assets

(4/5/2018) Canada offering offshore Newfoundland & Jeanne d'Arc licenses

(4/5/2018) Midstates selling Anadarko Basin producing assets for $58 million

(4/4/2018) SK acquires Oklahoma STACK Play acreage from Longfellow Nemaha

(4/4/2018) Concho acquiring RSP Permian & its Permian Basin shale assets

(4/4/2018) Rose adds 3,320 acres to Utah's Paradox Basin holdings

(4/4/2018) Palestine offering 45% stake in Gaza Marine gasfield

(4/3/2018) Petrobras selling stakes in several blocks on & offshore Brazil

(4/3/2018) Humber takes further interest in Egdon's Lincolnshire UK block

(4/3/2018) US BOEM calls for Alaska Beaufort Sea lease nominations

(4/2/2018) Ras Al Khaimah offering 3 onshore, 4 offshore blocks

(4/2/2018) US BOEM sets date for US Gulf area wide Lease Sale 251

(3/30/2018) Iraq Oil Ministry set to auction 11 blocks in 2 weeks

(3/30/2018) Statoil scores 4 Campos Basin blocks in Brazil's 15th Round

(3/29/2018) ExxonMobil leads majors paying top dollar for Brazil blocks

(3/29/2018) Shell acquiring stake in UK licenses NW of Shetland Islands

(3/29/2018) Tananger to acquire Texas Austin Chalk acreage

(3/28/2018) Providence & Lansdowne farming out Ireland's Barryroe block

(3/28/2018) Strike farms into Western Australia West Erregulla Block

(3/28/2018) Argentina's Tierra del Fuego Province offering 2 onshore blocks

(3/28/2018) Mexico awards 16 shallow water Gulf of Mexico blocks

(3/27/2018) Mexican Eagle Ford field goes to Pemex & Lewis Energy

(3/27/2018) Pioneer Natural Resources sells Eagle Ford Shale assets

(3/26/2018) Chrysaor farms into Grevling oil find in Norwegian North Sea

(3/26/2018) Sapura farms into OMV & Mitsui permits in New Zealand

(3/26/2018) Devon preparing to sell more assets & focus on US shale

(3/25/2018) Mexico's CNH reveals 14 bidders for 35 shallow water blocks

(3/23/2018) Endeavour selling North Sea oil & gas assets

(3/23/2018) Shell selling Iraq interests to Itochu for $406 million

(3/23/2018) Strata-X acquires 2 new additions to Botswana Serowe CSG Project

(3/22/2018) Chrysaor acquires Spirit Energy's UK Armada area fields

(3/22/2018) PetroChina awarded interests offshore Abu Dhabi

(3/21/2018) US BOEM Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 250 pulls in $124 million

(3/21/2018) Argentina's Chubut Province gets $1.6 billion investment pledge

(3/20/2018) Eagle Ford & Austin Chalk form base of new Magnolia Oil & Gas

(3/20/2018) Compensation agreed for termination of Ecuador Block 18 contracts

(3/20/2018) Union Jack farms into UK Biscathorpe onshore license

(3/19/2018) Venado & KKR close buy of Cabot Eagle Ford assets in South Texas

(3/19/2018) Mosman ups stake in Olahoma's Arkoma Stacked Pay Project

(3/19/2018) Petsec wraps up 100% stake in Yemen's Block 7

(3/19/2018) Statoil now operator of Martin Linge Field & Garantiana discovery

(3/19/2018) Inpex awarded Western Australia offshore exploration permit

(3/18/2018) Total takes a stake in Abu Dhabi's Umm Shaif, Nasr, & Lower Zakum

(3/18/2018) Bulgaria extends Black Sea exploration license by 2 years

(3/18/2018) DRC provides Total 1-year extension to eastern Block III

(3/18/2018) Murphy Oil takes over operation of Vietnam offshore block

(3/16/2018) Cairn to acquire 100% stake in block offshore Suriname

(3/16/2018) Inpex North Caspian Sea stake in Kashagan financed by Jogmec

(3/16/2018) Zarubezhneft pens Iran oilfield development pact with NIOC

(3/15/2018) Shell selling New Zealand interests to OMV for US$578 million

(3/14/2018) Ecuador offering 4 blocks in Amazon, 1 block in Guayaquil Gulf

(3/13/2018) Qatar Petroleum obtains new Abu Dhabi deal for Al-Bunduq Field

(3/13/2018) Amplify selling noncore South Texas assets for $20 million

(3/13/2018) New York wants out of proposed offshore leasing program

(3/13/2018) Petrobras to sell Piranema & Piranema Sul Fields

(3/12/2018) Dominican Republic to offer 4 onshore & offshore blocks

(3/12/2018) Eni takes interests in 2 offshore Abu Dhabi concessions

(3/12/2018) W&T Offshore acquires Cobalt stake in US Gulf Heidelberg Field

(3/11/2018) Colombia to award up to 15 new E&P blocks in April

(3/11/2018) Eni selling stake in Egypt's Zohr gasfield block to Mubadala

(3/11/2018) Egypt to receive bids for E&P blocks in the Red Sea

(3/9/2018) ONGC to bid with IDRO for $1 billion Susangerd development

(3/9/2018) Shell & Blackstone Group link to bid for BHP's US shale

(3/9/2018) Adnoc preparing to offer new blocks for international bids

(3/8/2018) Ophir quits Cote d'Ivoire Block 513 following failed well

(3/8/2018) Devon selling southern part of its Barnett Shale asset

(3/7/2018) DEA granted operating interest in Mexico's Ogarrio Field

(3/7/2018) 3D Oil's permit off Victoria, Australia renewed

(3/5/2018) Egdon farming out stake in UK Biscathorpe to Union Jack & Humber

(3/5/2018) Point Loma JV adding 30,000 acres Alberta oil & gas acreage

(3/5/2018) Shell relinquishes Gaza Marine Block offshore Palestine

(3/4/2018) Goodrich sells East Texas assets to BP America

(3/4/2018) Queensland awards exploration permits to Central and Armour

(3/2/2018) Total acquires Marathon stake in Libya's Waha Concessions

(3/1/2018) ExxonMobil exiting virtually all JVs with Rosneft

(3/1/2018) KrisEnergy selling stake in Sumatra, Indonesia's Block A Aceh

(3/1/2018) Petrobras starts binding phase to assign Enchova & Pampo rights

(2/28/2018) OMV selling Pakistan upstream assets to Dragon Prime

(2/28/2018) Mosman exercising option for stake in Arkoma Project in Oklahoma

(2/27/2018) Melbana gets license extension to drill Beehive-1

(2/27/2018) Baron farming into Corallian's UK North Sea Wick Prospect

(2/26/2018) Kashtan license for Ukraine's Lelyaki Field renewed

(2/26/2018) FAR farms out Gambia blocks to Petronas

(2/26/2018) Africa Energy receives 2-year rights extension on South Africa block

(2/25/2018) BHP & ExxonMobil withdraw offer to sell Bass Strait fields

(2/22/2018) Brazil qualifies 14 companies to bid in 15th Round

(2/22/2018) Compania Petrolifera de Sedano closing La Lora Concession

(2/21/2018) Shell signs new onshore exploration pact with Albania

(2/20/2018) Vista acquiring Argentina assets from Pampa Energia & Pluspetrol

(2/20/2018) Tullow enters Phase 2 of Orinduik Block offshore Guyana

(2/19/2018) Novatek acquires Russia's Beregovoye & Ust-Yamsoveyskoye licenses

(2/19/2018) Byron farming into Corallian's UK North Sea license

(2/19/2018) Aker Energy buying Hess stake in Ghana's Tano Basin block

(2/19/2018) Cepsa granted stake in Abu Dhabi's SARB and Umm Lulu Concession

(2/18/2018) Largest-ever US Gulf lease sale set for 21 March

(2/16/2018) Rosneft acquires Russia's Kochemsky Block in Irkutsk

(2/15/2018) Noble Energy exits US Gulf deepwater with sale to Fieldwood

(2/15/2018) Yamal-Nenets Taimyr Peninsula licensing conditions in offing

(2/15/2018) Oil Search completes acquisition of Alaska North Slope assets

(2/14/2018) Woodside buys ExxonMobil stake in Scarborough Field off Western Australia

(2/14/2018) Linn selling stake in West Texas properties for $119.5 million

(2/13/2018) ONGC awarded stake in Abu Dhabi's Lower Zakum Field

(2/12/2018) WildHorse sells North Louisiana assets, buys Texas Eagle Ford acreage

(2/12/2018) India offering 60 small field discoveries for bid

(2/12/2018) Carnarvon wins Western Australia Southern Vulcan Sub-basin permit

(2/12/2018) Faroe sells stake in Norwegian Sea Fenja Project to Suncor

(2/12/2018) Sound granted Sidi Moktar onshore permits in Morocco

(2/11/2018) Lebanon awards 2 offshore blocks to Total-led consortium

(2/8/2018) Parkmead boosts UK North Sea Perth & Dolphin Fields holding

(2/7/2018) Pioneer selling all assets except in Texas' Permian Basin

(2/7/2018) Pin Oak adds 700,000 acres in Ohio & Pennsylvania

(2/5/2018) Strata-X extends Botswana Serowe CSG licenses to 2025

(2/5/2018) Total takes stakes in 2 more exploration blocks off Guyana

(2/5/2018) Qatar Petroleum farms into South Africa block with Total

(2/5/2018) WPX selling Gallup holding in New Mexico's San Juan Basin

(2/2/2018) PetroQuest sells offshore US Gulf of Mexico holdings

(2/2/2018) Lime Petroleum sells Norwegian Sea license interest

(2/2/2018) Bulgaria's OGEP wins 2-year extension for Block 1-12 Knezha

(2/1/2018) Galp farming down stake in Namibia block to ExxonMobil

(2/1/2018) Call for nominations of areas of interest offshore Eastern Newfoundland

(2/1/2018) Repsol acquiring Total stake in Norway's Visund Field

(2/1/2018) Shell sells stake in Thailand's Bongkot Field to PTTEP

(1/31/2018) Alaska opposes Trump plan to lease Bering Sea & Gulf of Alaska

(1/31/2018) Premier-led JV wins Andaman II Block off North Sumatra

(1/31/2018) Shell awarded majority of Mexico's deepwater Round 2.4

(1/30/2018) Noble sells down stake in Eastern Mediterranean Tamar Field

(1/30/2018) Total buying Maersk Oil stakes in 3 Kenya blocks

(1/29/2018) Tired of waiting, Statoil quits Mozambique block negotiations

(1/28/2018) Reliance & BP buy of Niko stake in India's Block NEC-25 approved

(1/28/2018) Sterling ends funding at Mauritania's Chinguetti Field

(1/26/2018) Rockrose quits talks to acquire Maersk stakes in Scott & Telford Fields

(1/26/2018) Guyana to make public all future oil contracts

(1/26/2018) Mexican Round 2 deepwater bids to be opened next week

(1/25/2018) China awards 3 Xinjiang exploration blocks to 3 Chinese companies

(1/24/2018) UOG farming into UK North Sea block with Acle Prospect

(1/24/2018) Bengal increases holding in Australia's ATP934 to 100%

(1/24/2018) Total takes a stake in US Gulf Anchor discovery blocks

(1/23/2018) BP & Kosmos granted 2 Gulf of Guinea blocks off Sao Tome

(1/23/2018) Eclipse acquires Flat Castle Project in Pennsylvania

(1/22/2018) Angus takes stake in UK's Balcombe license as operator

(1/22/2018) EnQuest selling stake in UK North Sea Kraken Field

(1/22/2018) Sound selling Italian portfolio of permits & interests to Saffron Energy

(1/21/2018) Faroe awarded 8 new licenses in Norwegian North Sea APA Round

(1/21/2018) Indonesia set to offer 40 blocks for bid in March

(1/19/2018) Algeria's Rhoude el Krouf goes to Cepsa, Sonatrach & Alnaft

(1/19/2018) Global preparing to farmout interest in Namibia license PEL0029

(1/18/2018) Ithaca Energy sells UK onshore Wytch Farm Field to Verus Petroleum

(1/18/2018) CGG supporting Cameroon's 2018 licensing round

(1/18/2018) ExxonMobil to operate Ghana's Deepwater Cape Three Points Block

(1/17/2018) Cote d'Ivoire awards Tullow 2 new E&P concessions

(1/17/2018) India's 1st licensing round in 8 years offering 55 exploration blocks

(1/16/2018) LINN selling stake in Utah's Altamont Bluebell Field

(1/16/2018) Petrobras transfers rights to Lapa & Iara Fields to Total

(1/16/2018) Statoil offered stakes in 31 Norwegian exploration licenses

(1/16/2018) United Oil & Gas farms into Corallian's southern UK assets

(1/16/2018) Vermilion expands Saskatchewan assets with $90.8 million buy

(1/16/2018) Norway awards record number of licenses from APA 2017

(1/15/2018) Premier sells stake in Indonesia's Kakap Field

(1/14/2018) Sri Lanka to offer blocks off northern coast in Mannar & Cauvery Basins

(1/14/2018) Tullow gearing up to exit Uganda as operator at midyear

(1/12/2018) Octanex exiting Eni-operated permits offshore Western Australia

(1/12/2018) Florida exempted from Trump's offshore drilling plan

(1/11/2018) Shell sells stake in Iraq's West Qurna-1 to Itochu

(1/10/2018) SM Energy selling Powder River Basin assets for $500 million

(1/10/2018) Tullow to operate 6 blocks in the Pacific offshore Peru

(1/10/2018) Oman awards Al Afif onshore block to Petroleb SAL

(1/9/2018) Delek acquires majority stake in 12 US Gulf exploration leases

(1/9/2018) ArcLight affiliate acquires stake in Perdido Host platform

(1/8/2018) Orion wins Nahr Bin Umr E&P deal with Iraqi Oil Ministry

(1/7/2018) Petro Matad PSC for Mongolia's Block XX extended to 2020

(1/6/2018) Strata-X pre-empts Magnum sale of Botswana Serowe Project

(1/5/2018) US prepping for all encompassing offshore leases sales

(12/15/2017) COPL sub ShoreCan awarded Mozambique onshore block

(12/15/2017) IOG granted extension to Blythe block in UK Southern North Sea

(12/14/2017) Syria to license 5 offshore blocks for gas exploration in 2019

(12/14/2017) Lebanon awards 2 offshore blocks to Total, Eni & Novatek

(12/14/2017) Statoil juggles stake in Brazil's Block BM-S-8

(12/13/2017) China prepping to auction 5 new E&P sites in Xinjiang

(12/13/2017) Energean awarded 5 new Eastern Mediterranean blocks

(12/12/2017) Oasis acquires Texas Delaware Basin assets from Forge Energy

(12/12/2017) Novatek acquiring Russia's Chernichnoye oil and gas field

(12/12/2017) NZOG buy of Mitsui E&P stake in Kupe Field gets government approval

(12/11/2017) Eclipse acquiring Travis Peak Utica Shale assets in Pennsylvania

(12/8/2017) Chisholm expands acreage holding in New Mexico's Delaware Basin

(12/8/2017) Europa & its JVC Arenite sell stakes in UK North Sea block

(12/8/2017) Mexico cancels bidding for Maximino-Nobilis Block in Gulf

(12/8/2017) Calima expands Montney acreage in NE British Columbia

(12/7/2017) Kina farms out stake in Papua New Guinea PPL339 license

(12/7/2017) "Largest lease sale" to date in Alaska draws few bids

(12/6/2017) Inpex & partners extending concession offshore D.R. Congo

(12/6/2017) Novatek acquires South Khadyryakhinskoye & Eurotek

(12/5/2017) OMV acquires quarter ownership of Russia's Yuzhno Russkoye Field

(12/5/2017) African Petroleum granted extensions to offshore Sierra Leone licenses

(12/4/2017) Pancontinental wins Namibia offshore Block 2713

(12/4/2017) Egdon adds another offshore UK North Yorkshire license

(12/4/2017) Aker BP selling stakes in 2 North Sea fields to Pandion

(12/4/2017) ExxonMobil acquires 3 deepwater blocks offshore Mauritania

(12/4/2017) ConocoPhillips & Ecuador agree to expropriation settlement

(12/1/2017) Alba adds to its stake in operator of UK's Horse Hill gas projects

(11/30/2017) Sinopec to sell Argentine assets to Vista Oil & Gas

(11/30/2017) Upland farming into Corallian Energy's UK Wick license

(11/30/2017) Statoil granted Argentina Neuquen Basin exploration license

(11/29/2017) IOG given 2-year extension to UK North Sea Harvey license

(11/29/2017) Beach farms into Cue Energy's Ironbark Prospect

(11/29/2017) Brazil's ANP to continuously offer fields & blocks for E&P

(11/28/2017) ONGC opposes privatization of 15 blocks in India

(11/28/2017) Cluff's UK Southern North Sea licenses extended

(11/27/2017) Eni granted operating interest in Angola's Cabinda North Block

(11/27/2017) United Oil & Gas farms into offshore Jamaica block with Tullow

(11/27/2017) Statoil takes over Total stakes in Martin Linge & Garantiana

(11/27/2017) Questerre adds to Saskatchewan Antler asset for 100% interest

(11/26/2017) Iraq to invite bids for 9 blocks near Kuwait & Iran

(11/26/2017) Repsol-led consortium to develop Bolivia's Iniguazu Block

(11/21/2017) Ineos UK farms into UK West of Shetlands licenses with Siccar Point

(11/21/2017) BP selling UK North Sea Bruce assets to Serica Energy

(11/21/2017) ONGC buys Tullow stake in Block 2012A off Namibia

(11/21/2017) Tellurian completes acquisition of Louisiana Haynesville Shale assets

(11/21/2017) Union Jack stake in Fiskerton Airfield Field license approved

(11/20/2017) Africa Energy takes stake in South Africa's Block 11B/12B

(11/20/2017) Premier sells stake in England's Wytch Farm Field & licenses

(11/19/2017) Ecopetrol awarded 4 deepwater US Gulf block leases

(11/19/2017) Argentina extends unconventional gas subsidies to Austral Basin

(11/17/2017) Petrobras transferring rights to onshore Brazil fields in non-binding phase

(11/17/2017) SOCO awarded production permits for offshore Congo areas

(11/17/2017) Hilcrest set to restore production at Alberta & Saskatchewan farm-in fields

(11/16/2017) PDVSA to partner SAIPI in Orinoco Belt Junin 10 Block

(11/16/2017) Kalnin adds more Marcellus Shale acreage in Pennsylvania

(11/15/2017) Savannah Petroleum acquiring Seven Energy's Nigeria assets

(11/14/2017) Cenovus selling stake in Saskatchewan's Weyburn Project

(11/14/2017) COPL & ExxonMobil exit Liberian offshore block

(11/13/2017) Western Gas acquires Hess' Equus Project off NW Western Australia

(11/12/2017) Next year's pre-salt round in Brazil to bring in almost $1 billion

(11/12/2017) Ghana warns license holders to work concessions or lose them

(11/10/2017) Baron relinquishes Block Z-34 offshore Peru

(11/10/2017) Gulfsands winding down activities in Morocco

(11/9/2017) Tethys granted southwestern Oman's onshore Block 49

(11/8/2017) Husky & BP sole bidder for Jeanne d'Arc Basin block off Canada

(11/8/2017) Horizon hikes stake New Zealand's Maari & Manaia Fields

(11/8/2017) Union Jack buys stake in onshore England Fiskerton Airfield oilfield

(11/7/2017) Petrobras selling interest in Nigeria subsidiary & offshore holdings

(11/6/2017) Inpex granted exploration permit near Ichthys Project off Australia

(11/6/2017) Siccar Point divests stake in Shell's UK North Sea Jackdaw asset

(11/6/2017) ADX alters work program & renews Kerkouane Permit off Tunisia

(11/5/2017) Chrysaor completes acquisition of Shell assets in the UK North Sea

(11/5/2017) HitecVision & Point Resource acquire ExxonMobil Norwegian assets

(11/5/2017) CEFC in talks to buy stake in large Russian field

(11/2/2017) Assala completes acquisition of Shell Gabon assets

(11/2/2017) GulfSlope & Texas South Energy extend LOI for drilling US Gulf prospects

(11/1/2017) Comet Ridge farming out Queensland Galilee Basin permits

(11/1/2017) Total-led consortium wins Greek concession in Ionian Sea

(11/1/2017) Echo farms into 4 onshore Argentina license areas with CGC

(11/1/2017) Harbour wraps up $3 billion buy of Shell's UK North Sea assets

(11/1/2017) Oil Search acquires Alaska North Slope assets from Armstrong & GMT

(10/31/2017) Rosehill adding 9,100 acres in Texas' Southern Delaware Basin

(10/31/2017) Greenland gearing up for new offshore licensing round

(10/30/2017) Rosneft suspends Black Sea license for 5 years

(10/30/2017) SOCO granted operating interest in Vietnam's Blocks 125 & 126

(10/30/2017) Chevron not selling Bangladesh holding, staying in country

(10/27/2017) Shell scores 3 Brazil pre-salt blocks in Santos Basin

(10/27/2017) ExxonMobil takes half Statoil interest in Brazil's Carcara Field block

(10/25/2017) US BLM to offer 900 tracts in Alaska National Petroleum Reserve

(10/25/2017) Houston Energy wins US Gulf Block ST235

(10/24/2017) Largest US oil & gas lease sale proposed at 76.9 million acres

(10/23/2017) Hess sells Norwegian assets to Aker BP for $2 billion

(10/23/2017) Linn sells Williston Basin properties for $285 million

(10/23/2017) Hess selling Equatorial Guinea interests to Kosmos & Trident

(10/23/2017) GeoPark farms in with Cepsa on Colombia's Tiple Block

(10/19/2017) Pilot & Black Swan selling Western Australia Exmouth Plateau block

(10/19/2017) Inpex wins extension to Indonesia Masela Block contract

(10/19/2017) Foothills acquires stake in Utah's EOG-operated Uinta Basin wells

(10/18/2017) Ophir awarded PSC for Equatorial Guinea Block EG-24

(10/18/2017) Rosneft granted PSAs for 5 blocks in Kurdistan Region of Iraq

(10/18/2017) RockRose acquires Idemitsu interests in 10 UK North Sea fields

(10/17/2017) African Petroleum negotiating Senegal & Sierra Leone next phases

(10/15/2017) Saffron awarded Italy's Sant' Alberto gasfield concession

(10/15/2017) Rosneft pays Eni $1.1 billion for stake in Zohr Field off Egypt

(10/15/2017) Reliance gives up last of assets outside India

(10/15/2017) Lebanon receives bids for offshore Blocks 4 and 9

(10/15/2017) Gulfsands wins extension to Putumayo-14 license in Colombia

(10/15/2017) Key acquisition of AWE license onshore Western Australia completed

(10/13/2017) FieldPoint sells stake in Oklahoma Apache Field wells

(10/12/2017) Banpu-backed BKV buys Carrizo & Reliance Marcellus Shale assets

(10/12/2017) Chevron walking away from Great Australian Bight exploration

(10/12/2017) Tullow wins 4 onshore blocks in Cote d'Ivoire

(10/8/2017) Ecuador sets new terms for January licensing round

(10/6/2017) Carrizo & Reliance sell Pennsylvania Marcellus shale asset

(10/6/2017) Eros joins Westcore & Saturn in Saskatchewan heavy oil development

(10/5/2017) Argentina readying offshore licensing round for 2018

(10/5/2017) Corterra pays $68 million for Oklahoma Arkoma producing wells

(10/5/2017) Cue extends BP farm-in option offshore Western Australia

(10/5/2017) Sound & Po Valley to sell Italian assets to Saffron Energy

(10/5/2017) DEA & Cheiron in new partnerships with Pemex

(10/5/2017) Ward sells Oklahoma SCOOP & Hoxbar assets

(10/4/2017) Sale of subsidiaries holding Thai Gulf concessions cancelled

(10/4/2017) Green Dragon fixes China CBM PSCs in Shanxi, Anhui & Jiangxi

(10/3/2017) AOG farming into PentaNova's Sinu-9 Block onshore Colombia

(10/3/2017) Karoon Gas wins block offshore Brazil in Santos Basin

(10/2/2017) Penn Virginia pays $205 million for Devon Eagle Ford assets in Texas

(10/2/2017) AMID ups stake in US Gulf Delta House hub

(10/2/2017) Carbon completes acquisition of West Virginia gas assets

(9/29/2017) Botswana renews Tlou's 5 CBM concessions in Mamba Basin

(9/28/2017) PDC acquiring Bayswater acreage in Colorado's Wattenberg Field

(9/28/2017) ExxonMobil takes 8 offshore blocks in Brazilian bid round

(9/27/2017) Murphy farms into QGEP deepwater blocks offshore Brazil

(9/27/2017) Brazil's 14th Bidding Round brings $264.6 million for 37 blocks

(9/27/2017) Europa extends sale of Wressle acreage in southern England

(9/27/2017) Ecopetrol granted Mexico's shallow water Block 8

(9/27/2017) Union Oil relinquishes 80% stake in Peru's Block 183

(9/27/2017) ExxonMobil adds another 22,000 acres in Texas' Permian Basin

(9/27/2017) Total farms into Guyana's Orinduik Project with Eco Atlantic

(9/26/2017) Pemex & DEA awarded Mexico's shallow water Block 2

(9/25/2017) Po Valley sells stakes in 2 exploration licenses onshore Italy

(9/23/2017) Delta acquires Crestmont producing assets in Texas

(9/22/2017) Total farms into 16 US Gulf blocks with Chevron

(9/21/2017) President takes on Chevron's Argentina Neuquen Basin assets

(9/20/2017) Halcon Resources sells remaining Williston basin assets for $104 million

(9/20/2017) Uruguay launches Round 3 bidding for offshore tracts

(9/20/2017) Ramba sub farms out South Sumatra stake

(9/20/2017) Green Dragon finalizes pact with China United Coalbed Methane

(9/19/2017) Pemex farming out ultradeep Gulf of Mexico Maximino-Nobilis

(9/19/2017) Horizon acquiring 5 concessions in Poland from San Leon Energy

(9/16/2017) Goldpetrol signs 11-year IPRC agreement with MOGE

(9/15/2017) Elk Petroleum buys Utah's Aneth Field from Resolute Energy

(9/15/2017) Inpex adds stake in Norwegian Barents Sea license

(9/14/2017) Oman set to receive bids on 4 new onshore blocks

(9/14/2017) Azerbaijan & ACG consortium sign new PSA for Caspian development

(9/13/2017) Lebanon's 1st licensing round extended to 12 October

(9/13/2017) Shell withdrawing from Iraq's Majnoon Field

(9/13/2017) GulfSlope & Texas South to jointly farmout to a major in US Gulf

(9/13/2017) Sabinal buys producing Texas assets from Chevron

(9/13/2017) Uganda awards Armour Energy license for Kanywataba Block

(9/13/2017) Africa Energy takes part of Pancontinental interest off Namibia

(9/12/2017) Premier sells stake in UK Wytch Farm Field to Verus Petroleum

(9/11/2017) Isle of Man offering offshore exploration acreage in Irish Sea

(9/11/2017) Mosman acquiring Welch Permian Basin Project in Texas

(9/11/2017) HALO acquiring Netherlands North Sea assets from Tullow

(9/11/2017) Baron terminates offshore Peru farmout to UOGG

(9/8/2017) DNO acquires half ExxonMobil stake in Kurd Iraq Baeshiqa Block

(9/7/2017) Statoil acquires 2 new stakes offshore South Africa

(9/6/2017) 39 companies apply for new APA acreage offshore Norway

(9/5/2017) Carrizo selling Ohio Utica Shale assets for $62 million

(9/5/2017) Cenovus selling northern Alberta Pelican Lake assets for $975 million

(9/5/2017) SK scores South China Sea Block 17/08 from CNOOC

(9/5/2017) Senex awarded coal seam gas acreage in Queensland

(9/4/2017) NNPC reveals marginal field licensing round

(9/4/2017) Rosgeo granted 2 blocks off South Africa's south coast

(9/3/2017) Finder farms out Western Australia Carnarvon Basin block to Woodside

(9/1/2017) Apex awarded Egypt's West Badr el Din & Southeast Meleiha Blocks

(8/30/2017) Icon Energy granted Queensland ATP855 in Nappamerri Trough

(8/30/2017) Kufpec doubles stake in Norway's Gina Krog Field

(8/30/2017) Pemex given 2-year extension on 101 Round Zero awards

(8/29/2017) Shell & Apex awarded new Egyptian Western Desert exploration agreements

(8/29/2017) BSEE approves Byron suspension of production on US Gulf license

(8/29/2017) Chariot withdrawing from Namibia blocks exploration periods

(8/28/2017) Petro Australis exercises back-in rights on Cuba's Block 9

(8/27/2017) Lundin's Alta appraisals confirm reservoir & continuity

(8/27/2017) Egypt awards 3 blocks in Western Desert to Apache, EGPC, & Merlon

(8/27/2017) Novatek granted new Yamal & Gydan Peninsulas licenses

(8/25/2017) Statoil & Argentina's YPF in 50/50 JV for Neuquen's Bajo del Toro Block

(8/25/2017) AGL selling Australia's Queensland gas assets to Shandong & Orient JV

(8/25/2017) Regency sells stake in HHDL to UK Oil & Gas

(8/25/2017) FAR given added equity & improved terms in Guinea-Bissau licenses

(8/25/2017) DNO assigned KRG interest in Tawke Block to settle receivables debt

(8/23/2017) KrisEnergy signs to develop Cambodia's Thai Gulf Block A

(8/23/2017) Molopo acquires stake in Indigo Lease offshore Florida

(8/22/2017) Premier Oil confirms selling stake in Wytch Farm Field

(8/22/2017) Upland farm-in awaits North Lincolnshire Wrestle Field approval

(8/22/2017) BHP Billiton exiting US shale oil & gas operations

(8/21/2017) Virginia governor calls for state exclusion from BOEM lease program

(8/21/2017) Tlou awarded license for Botswana Lesedi CBM Project

(8/16/2017) KrisEnergy set to sign Cambodia Block A agreement

(8/16/2017) Unit, Zarubezhneft & Ghadir granted rights to 4 Iranian fields

(8/16/2017) US Gulf lease sale brings in 99 bids for 90 blocks

(8/16/2017) NU-Oil receives renewal of Western Newfoundland lease

(8/15/2017) Whiting selling North Dakota Fort Berthold Indian Reservation assets

(8/13/2017) China preparing to offer new exploration blocks

(8/13/2017) Egypt to hold tender for oil exploration in Eastern Desert

(8/11/2017) Range acquiring Trinidad producing licenses

(8/10/2017) Continental selling Oklahoma leases for $147.5 million

(8/9/2017) Range takes stake in Indonesia's Perlak Field

(8/7/2017) Greece issues call for bids for offshore E&P off Crete & in Ionian Sea

(8/7/2017) Adma-Opco to be divided to increase partnership opportunities

(8/6/2017) Iran preparing to award $15 billion in new oil & gas contracts

(8/6/2017) ONGC acquires operating stake in GSPC's KG Block off India

(8/4/2017) UK OGA adds 7 more blocks to 30th Offshore Round

(8/4/2017) Rosneft & PDVSA put Venezuela's Carabobo-2 onstream

(8/3/2017) Sound awarded Matarka Block in eastern Morocco

(8/3/2017) RockRose buying UK North Sea interests held by Sojitz

(8/3/2017) OMV sells stake in Tunisia's Ashtart Field to Perenco

(8/2/2017) Pin Oak acquires extensive Appalachian Basin assets

(8/1/2017) Samson sells East Texas & North Louisiana assets to Rockcliff

(8/1/2017) Cox acquires Freeport-McMoRan's US Gulf Flatrock & Hurricane Deep

(7/31/2017) Devon selling Texas Eagle Ford assets in Lavaca County

(7/31/2017) Corridor settles Anticosti Island exploration dispute with Quebec (update)

(7/29/2017) Sungu Sungu withdraws application to explore KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

(7/28/2017) Faroe adds to stake in UK North Sea Blane Field

(7/27/2017) Vintage farming into Rawson's South Australia license

(7/27/2017) Windfire adds majority stake in Namibia offshore exploration license

(7/27/2017) Petronas relinquishing 2 blocks in Vietnam's Cuu Long Basin

(7/26/2017) Rouge Rock exercising option for stake in Western Australia permits

(7/26/2017) Canyon Creek adds Arkoma Stack acreage in Oklahoma

(7/26/2017) Echo Energy signs TEA for Bolivia's Rio Salado Block

(7/25/2017) UK OGA launches 30th Offshore Licensing Round

(7/25/2017) Three blocks in Sydney Basin offshore Nova Scotia up for bid

(7/23/2017) Mexico sets date for next deepwater licensing round

(7/21/2017) Magnolia sheds stakes in North Dakota & Oklahoma fields

(7/20/2017) MITI pressing Japanese case for retaining offshore UAE stakes

(7/19/2017) Three deepwater basins in Mexico's upcoming bidding round

(7/19/2017) Horizon ups stakes in PNG Western Foreland fields

(7/19/2017) Melbana gets extra time on Cuba's onshore Block 9 exploration

(7/18/2017) Hyperdynamics promised 2-year appraisal period for Guinea discovery

(7/18/2017) ExxonMobil exiting Indonesia's East Natuna gas block

(7/17/2017) Jaguar-Sun God JV takes almost half Mexico's Rounds 2.2 & 2.3 blocks

(7/17/2017) India set to auction 60 more small & marginal discovered fields

(7/17/2017) Maya farming out 50% stake in Oklahoma leases

(7/16/2017) Thailand launches PSCs & service contracts

(7/14/2017) Iraq set to license 9 onshore & offshore exploration blocks

(7/14/2017) Abraxas acquiring Texas Delaware Basin acreage

(7/13/2017) Cobalt unitizing Anchor unit in US Gulf of Mexico

(7/13/2017) ExxonMobil, Hess & Statoil take Suriname's Block 59

(7/13/2017) Ireland extends exploration period for Providence Exola license

(7/13/2017) UK awards 12 blocks in the North Sea to 10 companies

(7/12/2017) Statoil adds QGEP stake in Brazil's Santos Basin block

(7/12/2017) Krewe acquires Timbalier Bay Field in southern Louisiana

(7/12/2017) Shell selling upstream interests in Ireland for up to $1.23 billion

(7/11/2017) Gazprom Neft & Repsol to develop Russia's Eurotek-Yugra licenses

(7/11/2017) Jadestone becomes operator of Western Australia's Stag Field

(7/10/2017) Alaskan Native corporation seeking to replace Shell in leases

(7/10/2017) Egdon acquiring Fiskerton Airfield oilfield in Lincolnshire, UK

(7/10/2017) Mexico planning 4 further licensing rounds by yearend 2018

(7/9/2017) Petrobras selling Maromba Field & Block offshore Brazil

(7/9/2017) US BOEM drops royalty rate for US Gulf leases

(7/7/2017) North Energy leaving Norway with sale of license stake to Lundin

(7/7/2017) Apache quits Canada with sale of last Alberta & BC properties

(7/6/2017) Cantium has acquired 5 Chevron fields in US Gulf of Mexico

(7/6/2017) NZOG buys Mitsui stake in New Zealand Kupe Field

(7/6/2017) Pilot wins NOPTA approval to alter Western Australia work program

(7/5/2017) ONGC offers $11 billion for Iran's Persian Gulf Farzad-B Field

(7/5/2017) Erin farmout of Gambia offshore blocks approved

(7/5/2017) ONGC Videsh acquiring stake in Tullow license offshore Namibia

(7/5/2017) Otto Energy farms into US Gulf South Timbalier 224

(6/30/2017) BP walking away from Angola Kwanza Basin block

(6/29/2017) Quadrant planning 2 Phoenix Project wells in 2018

(6/29/2017) Carrizo adding Texas Delaware Basin acreage for $648 million

(6/29/2017) ConocoPhillips selling Barnett Shale interests for $305 million

(6/28/2017) Lundin sells stake in Norway's Brynhild Field

(6/26/2017) Suriname awards offshore blocks to Statoil, ExxonMobil & Hess

(6/26/2017) Payne offering to sell its Oklahoma STACK trend assets

(6/25/2017) Pandion given permission to acquire Tullow's Norwegian licenses

(6/23/2017) France to halt oil & gas exploration licensing

(6/23/2017) Energean awarded 2 blocks offshore Greece in Ionian Sea

(6/23/2017) Jones Energy selling all its Oklahoma Arkoma Basin properties

(6/23/2017) Russia's Rosnedra to auction 3 Yamal Peninsula gasfields

(6/22/2017) Eni granted Kazakh Caspian Isatay Block joint operation

(6/21/2017) Hilcorp only bidder in Alaska Cook Inlet lease sale

(6/21/2017) Echo Energy obtaining 80% interest in Bolivia's Huayco Block

(6/21/2017) Norway's 24th Licensing Round underway with 102 blocks on offer

(6/20/2017) Total takes up option to farm into Ireland's Porcupine Basin

(6/19/2017) Mexico awards 10 of 15 shallow water blocks in Round 2.1

(6/19/2017) Frontera agrees to pay for use of Quechua land in Peruvian Amazon

(6/19/2017) Hess sells US Permian Basin EOR assets to Occidental

(6/15/2017) Nostra Terra taking Echo stake in Egypt's East Ghazalat Block

(6/14/2017) Republic of Guinea in 1st offshore licensing round

(6/14/2017) Tap selling stake in Western Australia offshore license area

(6/13/2017) Wentworth farming out Mozambique Tembo Block

(6/12/2017) Egdon & Island Gas takeover UK East Midlands PEDL278

(6/12/2017) US BSEE doubles offshore lease development time to retain leases

(6/9/2017) Lekoil receives permission to transfer stake in Nigeria block

(6/9/2017) Encana exiting Colorado's Piceance Basin gas in $735 million sale

(6/9/2017) Pemex to fast-track farmouts & partnerships

(6/8/2017) Northern acquires onshore Italy gas concessions from Rockhopper

(6/8/2017) Statoil & BP swap Great Australian Bight interests

(6/8/2017) Bissau Exploration agrees to JV with Petroguin for offshore Block 4B

(6/7/2017) New South Wales to release new gas exploration areas

(6/7/2017) Enduro sells New Mexico & Texas Permian Basin properties

(6/6/2017) Goodrich adds more Haynesville Shale acreage in Louisiana

(6/6/2017) Equatorial Guinea awards 7 winners in 2016 Round

(6/5/2017) ExxonMobil awarded deepwater block off Equatorial Guinea

(6/5/2017) Capricorn farm-in into Ireland's Porcupine Basin license approved

(6/5/2017) Rosneft pens E&P cooperation pact with Kurd Iraq

(6/2/2017) Apache sells Canadian light oil assets to Cardinal for $244 million

(6/1/2017) SDX granted Morocco's Gharb Centre exploration permit

(6/1/2017) Chevron exits Trinidad & Tobago, sells out to Shell

(6/1/2017) Azerbaijan's Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli PSC extension at end of month

(5/31/2017) Shell completes divestment of oil sands interests in Canada

(5/31/2017) Armour ups stake in Queensland's ATP647 via buy of QGC interest

(5/30/2017) LINN sells Wyoming Salt Creek Field interests to Denbury for $71.5 million

(5/30/2017) Empyrean adds stake in Duyung Block offshore Indonesia

(5/30/2017) Norwest finalizes farmout of Western Australia TP/15

(5/29/2017) Trilogy sells Duvernary assets in Alberta Kaybob area

(5/29/2017) Otto & Swala settle Tanzania license disputes

(5/29/2017) Oil Search farming into ExxonMobil PNG licenses

(5/26/2017) BP gets extension to farm-in option for Western Australia's Ironbark

(5/25/2017) Galp & Namcor granted Kudu Basin blocks offshore Namibia

(5/25/2017) Eni & Oman Oil granted Oman's Block 52 in Arabian Sea

(5/25/2017) Energean signs for onshore Greece's Aitolokarnania Block

(5/25/2017) Petrobras to exercise preferential rights in upcoming license rounds

(5/25/2017) Buru & Mitsubishi swap Western Australia Canning Basin assets

(5/24/2017) Gulfsands cancels farmout of 2 Colombia concessions to Samarium

(5/24/2017) Ineos buying Dong Energy oil & gas business for $1.3 billion

(5/24/2017) Abraxas acquiring Texas Wolfcamp/Bone Spring acreage

(5/23/2017) Mexico awards deepwater Mexican Gulf Chachiquin Block to Pemex

(5/23/2017) AziPac sub takes over Mitra's Bone PSC in Indonesia

(5/23/2017) Petrobras selling Brazil Amazon Solimoes Basin gasfield

(5/23/2017) Sakunda granted Lupane, Zimbabwe exploration permit

(5/23/2017) Mosman acquires stake in Oklahoma's Arkoma Stacked Pay Project

(5/22/2017) Indonesia puts up 15 oil & gas blocks for highest bids

(5/22/2017) Providence reports extension of Ireland's FEL3/04 to 2025

(5/19/2017) Sonangol cancels Kwanza & Lower Congo licensing round

(5/19/2017) Chisholm adds New Mexico Delaware Basin acreage

(5/19/2017) Alaska's Cook Inlet Lease Sale set for 21 June

(5/18/2017) Gazprom Neft awarded Russia's Orenburg Novosarmaskoye Field

(5/18/2017) Petrobras selling 100% stake in Brazilian Amazon Azulao Field

(5/18/2017) Cenovus acquires Western Canada Deep Basin & FCCL stakes

(5/17/2017) Lion swaps shares for eastern Indonesia study area stake

(5/17/2017) Uganda to award 3 exploration licenses in June

(5/16/2017) CP sells 4,600 acres in Texas' Delaware Basin & Alpine High

(5/15/2017) Australia offering 21 offshore exploration permits for bid

(5/15/2017) South Africa finalizing Karoo shale gas exploration licenses

(5/15/2017) Empyrean farms into California Sacramento Basin gas projects

(5/12/2017) Total takes operating interest in block offshore Mauritania

(5/12/2017) Samson selling State GC assets in New Mexico

(5/11/2017) WildHorse pays $625 million for Anadarko Eagle Ford acreage

(5/10/2017) Parkmead doubles UK North Sea license stake to 100%

(5/10/2017) Gulfsands granted extension to Llanos-50 license in Colombia

(5/9/2017) Tokyo Gas takes 30% interest in East Texas leaseholder

(5/9/2017) Lebanon qualifies 51 bidders for offshore exploration licenses

(5/5/2017) United farms into Po Valley's Podere Galina Block & Selva Field

(5/5/2017) Origin ups stake in Australia Northern Territory Beetaloo JV

(5/3/2017) Santos takes operating stake in 2 Australia Northern Territory blocks

(5/3/2017) Total's claim of PSC for Senegal block denied by African Petroleum

(5/2/2017) Devon divesting $1 billion in non-core assets

(5/2/2017) Norway offering offshore blocks in pre-defined areas

(5/2/2017) Noble exiting Marcellus gas assets with $1.225 billion sale

(5/2/2017) Jonah buys Wyoming Jonah & Pinedale properties from LINN Energy

(5/1/2017) Centennial adds GMT acreage in New Mexico's Delaware Basin

(5/1/2017) Paramount selling Alberta Valhalla assets for $150 million

(5/1/2017) PetroLegacy adds northern Midland Basin acreage in Texas

(4/28/2017) Pemex approves joint venture on deepwater Nobilis-Maximino Block

(4/27/2017) BHP seeking once again to sell US Fayetteville shale gas assets

(4/27/2017) Shell signs with Oman Oil to carry out aerial study of onshore Block 42

(4/26/2017) Europa's farmout of Ireland license interest to Capricorn approved

(4/26/2017) Uruguay set to offer 17 offshore blocks for bidding

(4/26/2017) Resource Energy acquiring Blue Ridge's Bakken North Dakota assets

(4/25/2017) Schlumberger takes stake in Morocco's Meridja & Tendrara areas

(4/24/2017) Pacific E&P withdrawing from Peru Amazon block & national park

(4/24/2017) Trump to try to overturn Obama-protected lands to permit exploration

(4/21/2017) Chevron selling all of its Bangladesh assets to Himalaya Energy

(4/21/2017) Petro Matad wins extensions to Mongolia concessions

(4/21/2017) China offering 10 coalbed methane blocks for bid

(4/20/2017) California Resources & Macquarie form JV for San Joaquin Basin

(4/20/2017) Sapetro's farm-in stake in offshore Guinea concession upped to 50%

(4/18/2017) Ring expands Texas Permian Basin acreage with new purchase

(4/18/2017) Pan Pacific selling Vietnamese subsidiary & block interest

(4/18/2017) Brazilian court suspends Petrobras BM-S-8 stake transfer to Statoil

(4/18/2017) African Petroleum farming out majority interest in Senegal & Gambia blocks

(4/18/2017) Petrobras sells interest in Santos Basin Carcara discovery block

(4/17/2017) Two Timor Leste onshore blocks go to Timor Gap & Timor Resources

(4/17/2017) Alaska Peninsula & Cook Inlet lease sales underway

(4/16/2017) Total & NIOC set to sign South Pars 11 development deal

(4/16/2017) CNOOC offering 22 South China Sea blocks for partnerships

(4/16/2017) Decipher adds Orlando & Fells Field in UK North Sea

(4/14/2017) Mexico's auction of a shallow water JV with Pemex postponed

(4/14/2017) Husky awarded new block in China's Pearl River Mouth Basin

(4/13/2017) Philippine concession in offing for Saudi Aramco

(4/13/2017) Lebanon extends prequalification period for 1st licensing round

(4/13/2017) ConocoPhillips selling New Mexico San Juan Basin assets

(4/12/2017) Schlumberger teams with YPF to develop Vaca Muerta shale oil & gas

(4/12/2017) Bulgaria extends Black Sea Han Asparuh Block permit 135 days

(3/27/2017) Pengrowth selling NE BC Montney lands for $92 million

(3/24/2017) Shell selling all onshore Gabon holding to Assala Energy

(3/23/2017) PGNiG takes a stake in Norway's Storklakken discovery from AkerBP

(3/22/2017) Central US Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale garners $275 million in high bids

(3/22/2017) Eni awarded 2 new exploration blocks offshore Cote d'Ivoire

(3/22/2017) New Zealand opens 5 offshore release areas for bids in Block Offer 2017

(3/22/2017) Rockrose adds stakes in southern UK North Sea gasfields

(3/21/2017) Bahamas Petroleum given extra year to drill 1st exploration well

(3/21/2017) Pengrowth selling Swan Hills assets in north-central Alberta

(3/20/2017) Total & Inpex turning over Mahakam Block & Field to Pertamina

(3/20/2017) Cambodia set to grant new offshore PSA to KrisEnergy

(3/19/2017) ONGC to pay $1.2 billion for GSPC's stake in India's KG Basin block

(3/19/2017) Cyprus approves licenses to Eni, Total, ExxonMobil & Qatar Petroleum

(3/19/2017) Court blocks seizure of Nigeria's Block OPL245 from Shell & Eni

(3/17/2017) CNOOC pre-empts Tullow sale of Uganda interests to Total

(3/16/2017) Oil Basins exiting Western Australia Derby Block

(3/16/2017) Amerisur acquiring Colombia Caguan-Putumayo Basin assets

(3/15/2017) Pioneer sells Texas Midland Basin acreage in Martin County

(3/15/2017) Energean awarded 2 Adriatic Sea blocks offshore Montenegro

(3/14/2017) Europa hands a 10% stake in UK onshore license to Arenite Petroleum

(3/14/2017) Atlantic sells stake in UK North Sea Orlando project

(3/12/2017) Jadestone acquires Repsol stake in Indonesia's Ogan Komering PSC

(3/10/2017) Hawkwood acquires Halcon's East Texas Eagle Ford assets

(3/10/2017) Enerplus divesting Alberta & Saskatchewan properties for $67.3 million

(3/9/2017) INEOS acquires Engie E&P UK interests onshore England

(3/9/2017) ExxonMobil acquiring stake in Mozambique's Area 4 Block

(3/9/2017) Shell divests Canadian oil sands interests for $7.25 billion

(3/8/2017) Cyprus set to hand out offshore exploration licenses

(3/8/2017) Europa farms out LO16/19 offshore Ireland to Cairn subsidiary

(3/8/2017) Northern adding producing assets at Rainbow Lake, Alberta

(3/8/2017) Providence farms out Ireland Porcupine Basin license to Cairn

(3/7/2017) Total wins 50% stake in PTTEP's Myanmar MD-7 Project

(3/7/2017) India launches new hydrocarbon exploration licensing policy

(3/7/2017) Otto granted extension for Tanzania's Kilosa-Kilombero License

(3/6/2017) Eni farms into Cyprus' offshore Block 11 with Total

(3/6/2017) Victoria farming into Bowleven's Bomono PSA onshore Cameroon

(3/6/2017) All unleased US Gulf federal areas up for bid in August Lease Sale 249

(3/6/2017) OMV takes quarter-ownership of Russia's Yuzhno-Russkoye gasfield

(3/3/2017) BHP farms into Pemex's deepwater Gulf of Mexico Trion discovery

(3/3/2017) Mexico's CNH reveals 2 licensing rounds in 2018

(3/3/2017) Po Valley awarded northern Italy Torre del Moro Block

(3/1/2017) Petrobras transfers stakes in Iara, Lapa & Termobahia to Total

(2/28/2017) Heritage Resources & Pakistan's KP Oil & Gas link on licensing

(2/28/2017) Chevron-led consortium granted Mexico deepwater Perdido block

(2/28/2017) Australis acquiring Encana's Tuscaloosa Marine Shale assets

(2/27/2017) Equatorial Guinea extends license bid deadline

(2/27/2017) Total selling Gabon interests & operatorship to Perenco

(2/26/2017) BOEM offering 1.09 Alaska Cook Inlet acres

(2/26/2017) Lebanon licensing round bid deadline set

(2/24/2017) DGO acquiring Ohio & Pennsylvania producing wells

(2/23/2017) Virtus buying 3 producing properties in SE Utah

(2/23/2017) WildHorse adds 10,535 acres to Texas Eagle Ford acreage

(2/22/2017) Blackbird acquiring Alberta Montney rights from Paramount

(2/22/2017) Newfield selling stake in China's Bohai Bay fields

(2/22/2017) Panoro sells stake in Gabon's offshore Dussafu Block

(2/22/2017) Zhenhua Oil buying Chevron's Bangladesh gasfields for $2 billion

(2/21/2017) CEFC China takes a stake in Abu Dhabi's ADCO block

(2/21/2017) Black Stone farms out stake in Texas shale play to Canaan

(2/20/2017) Petronas set to sell up to 49% ownership of offshore Sarawak block

(2/20/2017) Sound ups stake in Morocco's Tendrara & Meridja exploration areas

(2/20/2017) Chevron awarded Carnarvon Basin permit offshore Western Australia

(2/20/2017) Zenith sells Argentine subsidiary and holdings

(2/19/2017) Alaska's DNR to add 24 leases to North Slope Pikka Unit

(2/19/2017) CNPC granted stake in Abu Dhabi's ADCO onshore concession

(2/16/2017) India awards 31 concessions in Discovered Small Field Bidding Round

(2/16/2017) Chariot awarded Kenitra permit offshore Morocco

(2/15/2017) Kina wins new Papua New Guinea license & extends another

(2/15/2017) Alfa selling holdings in Texas' Eagle Ford Shale

(2/15/2017) Lansdowne & Kinsale relinquish Ireland's SEL4/07

(2/15/2017) Gulfsands granted extension to Morocco Moulay Bouchta permit

(2/14/2017) Pennine awarded PSA for Albania's Velca Block

(2/14/2017) NZOG follows AWE in sale of New Zealand Tui fields to Tamarind

(2/14/2017) BP completes acquisition of stake in Egypt's giant Zohr Field

(2/13/2017) G2 completes due diligence on Newfoundland's Block EL1070

(2/13/2017) Sri Lanka seeking bids for Mannar Basin Block M2

(2/12/2017) Banpu buys 2nd Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale E&P acreage

(2/10/2017) Ngali wins exploration rights to Rwanda Lake Kivu

(2/10/2017) Zambia revokes 5 oil exploration licenses

(2/10/2017) Canada transfers federal mineral rights & revenues to Manitoba

(2/10/2017) Norwest farms out further 30% in Western Australia TP/15

(2/9/2017) Houston American takes stake in Delaware Basin with operator Founders

(2/9/2017) LGO applying for new license for terminated Ayoluengo Field concession

(2/9/2017) EQT acquires Stone's West Virginia Marcellus assets

(2/8/2017) Parsley buying additional Permian Basin assets for $2.8 billion

(2/7/2017) BW Offshore farms into Namibia's offshore Kudu Field license

(2/7/2017) MOL adds 6 blocks in Hungary, 4 offshore Norway

(2/6/2017) Europa farms out stake in England's Weald Basin license to Angus

(2/6/2017) Maha Energy buying Gran Tierra Brazilian operations

(2/5/2017) Minard Run buys 195,000-acre Pennsylvania oil & gas property

(2/5/2017) Indonesia's Pertamina given PSCs for eight oil & gas blocks

(2/5/2017) Pandion takes over Tullow's stake in Norway's Cara discovery

(2/5/2017) Iran set to launch field development tender this month

(2/1/2017) Cypress Petroleum buys Southern Cross Queensland petroleum lease

(2/1/2017) STL Resources acquires Marcellus Shale acreage in Pennsylvania

(1/31/2017) Oil Basins' Cyrano lease off Western Australia renewed

(1/31/2017) NU-Oil agrees to farmout of onshore Newfoundland lease

(1/31/2017) Chrysaor buying package of Shell UK North Sea assets for $3.8 billion (update)

(1/31/2017) Shell sells stake in Thailand's Bongkot Field to Kufpec

(1/30/2017) Pura Vida withdraws from Mazagan permit offshore Morocco

(1/30/2017) LGO petition to extend La Lora Concession in Spain denied

(1/30/2017) Victoria, Australia's Nopta approves Oil Basins permit extension

(1/29/2017) Queensland to sell Surat Basin land for gas exploration

(1/29/2017) Nigeria court orders temporary Shell & Eni forfeit of disputed offshore block

(1/27/2017) AzEire granted Irish Porcupine Basin license extension

(1/27/2017) Shell set to sell much of its North Sea portfolio to Chrysaor for $3 billion

(1/27/2017) Albania seizing BGC Oil's onshore oilfields for nonpayment of debt

(1/26/2017) Murphy farms into Chevron's US Gulf Hoffe Park discovery

(1/26/2017) EP Energy farms out 50% stake in Texas Wolfcamp program

(1/26/2017) Petrogas buys oil & gas leases in Valley County, Montana

(1/26/2017) Lebanon relaunches delayed licensing round

(1/25/2017) BP selling part of holding in UK North Sea Magnus Field

(1/25/2017) Halcon acquiring Texas Southern Delaware Basin assets for $705 million

(1/25/2017) Gazprom Neft awarded Russia's Okhotsk Sea Ayashsky Block

(1/24/2017) SDX acquiring Circle interests in Egypt & Morocco

(1/23/2017) China gearing up to offer Xinjiang oil & gas blocks for high bids

(1/19/2017) UKOG sub Solent wins year extension on Isle of Wight

(1/18/2017) Corridor to keep Gulf of St Lawrence Old Harry license till 2020

(1/18/2017) Second Brazilian licensing round this year in the works

(1/17/2017) Norway offers 56 licenses in APA 2016 round

(1/17/2017) ExxonMobil doubling Permian Basin resource with New Mexico buy

(1/16/2017) Noble Energy is acquiring Clayton Williams Energy for $2.7 billion

(1/16/2017) LLOG takes over operation of US Gulf Buckskin Project

(1/16/2017) Renaissance joins Lukoil & Marak in Mexico's Amatitlan Block

(1/16/2017) YPF Bolivia & YPF Argentina link for Bolivian exploration

(1/16/2017) Parsley adds adjacent Midland & Delaware Basin acreage

(1/16/2017) Anadarko selling Eagleford Shale assets to Sanchez & Blackstone

(1/6/2017) Valeura farms out 50% interest in Turkey's Banarli licenses

(1/4/2017) Inpex in line for Iran's Azadegan Field development project

(1/3/2017) Lebanon on verge of new offshore licensing round

(1/3/2017) Petrobras & Repsol Sinopec relinquish Brazil' Piracuca Field

(1/3/2017) Lucas enters Texas Permian Basin via lease acquisition

(1/3/2017) SM Energy sells Texas Eagle Ford assets for $800 million

(1/2/2017) Iran selects 29 international companies to bid in upcoming rounds

(12/30/2016) Rangeford expands Kansas portfolio with Dog Day acreage

(12/30/2016) Strike Energy selling assets & exiting United States operations

(12/28/2016) Iran targets 600,000 b/d from Azadegan Fields in new tender

(12/28/2016) Petrogas buys stake in 4 Vanguard wells in Oklahoma

(12/28/2016) QGEP buys Premier's stake in Foz do Amazon block for 100%

(12/28/2016) Cuba prepping for offshore licensing round in late 2017

(12/28/2016) Empire takes a stake in Masterson West's Texas Panhandle properties

(12/28/2016) Egypt pens 3 E&P deals with BP, Total & Eni worth $220 million

(12/27/2016) ONGC buying 80% interest in GSPC's Deen Dayal West

(12/27/2016) Three suiters circling ExxonMobil's Norwegian assets

(12/26/2016) Socar signs LOI with AIOC for Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli development

(12/26/2016) Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale blocks up for bid

(12/23/2016) Trident buys E&P rights in Alberta's Horseshoe Canyon

(12/23/2016) Norwest Energy agrees to extension to Western Australia farmout

(12/23/2016) DEA Norge acquires stakes in 7 Njord area licenses in Norwegian Sea

(12/23/2016) Mexico pushes back next licensing phase by 3 months

(12/23/2016) RockRose replaces Maersk in UK North Sea field interests

(12/22/2016) Panoro selling stake in Gabon's Dussafu Block to BW Offshore

(12/22/2016) Edison reduces stake in Norwegian Sea Dvalin Block

(12/22/2016) Alta buying part of Mitsui's Marcellus Shale holding in Pennsylvania

(12/22/2016) Total takes stakes in Petrobras pre-salt projects in $2.2 billion deal

(12/22/2016) Cyprus awards 2 blocks to Eni, 1 to ExxonMobil in 3rd licensing round

(12/22/2016) Anadarko selling Pennsylvania Marcellus Shale assets to Alta

(12/21/2016) Nu-Oil gives G2 Energy option to acquire Newfoundland license

(12/20/2016) Amerisur takes over Talisman's Putumayo Colombia assets

(12/20/2016) MX Oil signs memorandum with Grenada for possible license

(12/20/2016) Santos selling Australia Northern Territory Mereenie assets

(12/20/2016) Chesapeake selling Haynesville Shale properties to Covey Park

(12/20/2016) Noreco transferring stake in UK North Sea Huntington Field license

(12/19/2016) Aminex wins Tanzania Nyuni Area work period extension to 2019

(12/19/2016) BP farms into Kosmos' Mauritania & Senegal concessions

(12/18/2016) Todd Energy only taker in New Zealand's 2016 Block Offer

(12/18/2016) BP acquires 10% stake in ADCO & its onshore Abu Dhabi concession

(12/16/2016) Petro Matad acquisition of Shell's Mongolia interests approved

(12/16/2016) Jogmec, Inpex & Marubeni pen pact with Rosneft for offshore Sakhalin E&P

(12/16/2016) IOG granted extensions to Harvey & Skipper licenses

(12/16/2016) Diamondback to acquire Brigham & Delaware Basin assets

(12/15/2016) 88 Energy adds Central North Slope Alaska acreage

(12/15/2016) Empyrean granted offshore block in China's Pearl River Mouth Basin

(12/15/2016) Gulfport buying 46,400 acres in Oklahoma's SCOOP play

(12/14/2016) OMV swaps stake in OMV Norge for Russia's Urengoy Field interest

(12/13/2016) MOL sweeps Hungary's 2016 bid round with six wins

(12/13/2016) Callon paying $615 million for Texas southern Delaware Basin acreage

(12/13/2016) Norway offering 87 blocks in Barents & Norwegian Seas

(12/13/2016) Gazprom to develop Iran's Chesmekhosh & Changouleh Fields

(12/13/2016) Grand Gulf takes 20.4% stake in Poland's Boleslaw license

(12/13/2016) AWE selling its stake in New Zealand's Tui fields to Tamarind

(12/12/2016) Enerplus selling non-operated North Dakota assets for $292 million

(12/12/2016) Eni selling stake in Egypt's Shourouk Block & Zohr Field to Rosneft

(12/12/2016) Atlantic Petroleum to operate UK Orlando & Kells licenses

(12/11/2016) AziNor farming into UK North Sea Finlaggan discovery

(12/11/2016) ENI withdraws from potential deepwater farm-in off Somalia

(12/9/2016) Swift sells rest of stake in central Louisiana fields

(12/9/2016) Perenco takes over Repsol fields offshore Trinidad

(12/8/2016) Anadarko relinquishes New Zealand Pegasus Basin license

(12/8/2016) AzEire loads up options on 21 blocks & partial blocks off Ireland

(12/8/2016) Posco Daewoo granted PSC for Bangladesh deepwater block

(12/8/2016) IOG extends license for Blythe gas blocks in UK North Sea

(12/8/2016) Sao Tome & Principe cancel Sinoangol offshore license

(12/7/2016) Madalena farms out stake in Argentina's Coiron Amargo Sure Este

(12/7/2016) Shell to develop Iran's South Azadegan, Yadavaran & Kish Fields

(12/6/2016) Gulfport pays $87 million for Ohio Utica Shale acreage

(12/6/2016) ExxonMobil relinquishes 3 of its 6 Kurd Iraq operated blocks

(12/6/2016) Faroe wraps up buy of Dong E&P Norge assets

(12/6/2016) Hellenic picked as preferred bidder for Greece's offshore Block 10

(12/6/2016) UK OGA launches Offshore 2016 Supplementary Round

(12/5/2016) Mexico's CNH reveals winners of 1st deepwater licensing round

(12/5/2016) Statoil wins 2 blocks in Mexico's Deepwater Bid Round 1

(12/5/2016) Mitsui & Co buying into Shell-operated US Gulf fields

(12/5/2016) Chesapeake selling Louisiana Haynesville Shale acreage

(12/5/2016) BHP wins bid to partner Pemex in deepwater Trion Field

(12/5/2016) Hyperdynamics agrees to negotiate SAPetro stake in Guinea block

(12/4/2016) Egypt accepts 6 bids for 11 exploration blocks

(12/2/2016) GeoPark acquisition of Peru's Morona Block given regulatory approval

(12/1/2016) Melbana granted offshore Western Australia permit extension

(12/1/2016) Energy Hunter acquiring Texas Midland Basin producing properties

(11/30/2016) Centrica selling Trinidad gas interests to Shell

(11/30/2016) Krewe buys Hilcorp's West Little Lake Field in Louisiana

(11/30/2016) Northern Petroleum sells asset interests to High Power Petroleum

(11/29/2016) Africa Energy farms into offshore Namibia block with Pancontinental

(11/29/2016) Mexico chooses 17 companies to bid for deepwater concessions

(11/29/2016) Nostra Terra buys pre-empted Pine Mills Field in Texas

(11/29/2016) Energean wins exploitation license for West Katakolon Block off Greece

(11/29/2016) Northern Blizzard sells Saskatchewan Viking light oil assets

(11/29/2016) Eni to selldown stake in Egypt's giant Zohr gasfield

(11/28/2016) Gran Tierra granted Colombia's Santana & Nancy-Burdine-Maxine Blocks

(11/28/2016) Petoro may up stake in Norwegian Sea Dvalin Field

(11/28/2016) Thailand's award of auctioned Chevron & PTTEP contracts delayed

(11/28/2016) BP buys stakes in UK licenses containing Jock Scott & Craster Prospects

(11/28/2016) Centennial pays $855 million for Texas Delaware Basin assets

(11/27/2016) No new Kenya oil exploration licenses till investment resumes

(11/27/2016) ASRC buys Shell's Arctic Ocean exploration rights off Alaska

(11/27/2016) Shell selling onshore Gabon fields for approximately $700 million

(11/27/2016) UK Orlando & Kells JOA partners asked to replace Iona as operator

(11/25/2016) BP buying stake in Egypt's huge Zohr gasfield & Shorouk Block

(11/23/2016) Po Valley awarded Italy's northern Adriatic Teodorico gasfield license

(11/23/2016) REE & Lion up stakes in Sumatra PSC with Prosys default

(11/23/2016) Baytex more than doubles land base in northern Alberta

(11/23/2016) Melbana's onshore Cuba Block 9 exploration period extended

(11/22/2016) Petrobras appealing injunction against sale of two Brazilian fields

(11/22/2016) Union Jack adds more interest in Lincolnshire, England licenses

(11/21/2016) Most operators indifferent to India's small discoveries auction

(11/21/2016) Concho acquiring New Mexico Delaware Basin acreage

(11/21/2016) Swift selling Lake Washington Field in SE Louisiana

(11/18/2016) Proposed US offshore leasing plan for 2017-22 revealed

(11/18/2016) San Leon sells stakes in Polish assets to Palomar Natural Resources

(11/18/2016) Castleton buys Anadarko's Carthage assets for $1 billion

(11/18/2016) ARC Resources selling all Saskatchewan assets

(11/18/2016) Hurricane awarded out-of-round UK North Sea license

(11/17/2016) Geopetro buys Chesapeake Ohio & Pennsylvania Utica Shale assets

(11/16/2016) Santos farming into PNG license and Muruk-1 well

(11/16/2016) Israel calls for bids on 24 Mediterranean exploration licenses

(11/16/2016) DNO pens pact with NIOC to study Iran's Changuleh Field development

(11/16/2016) NZOG selling stake in New Zealand's Kupe Field & Block

(11/16/2016) Providence receives extension consent for offshore Ireland license

(11/16/2016) Frontera has winning bid for Moldova exploration & production

(11/16/2016) Egdon acquiring added interest in UK East Midlands core area

(11/15/2016) Petsec acquiring Kufpec's stake in Yemen's Barqa Block

(11/14/2016) Strata-X acquiring Botswana's Serowe CSG Project operation

(11/14/2016) Shell selling all or part of Norwegian assets

(11/13/2016) Chesapeake selling West Virginia & Kentucky shale acreage & wells

(11/13/2016) COPL & Shoreline relinquish Namibian offshore blocks

(11/13/2016) Kosmos adds Block C-6 off Mauritania to expand exploration acreage

(11/11/2016) Hawkley sells Ukraine assets to Tomeas

(11/11/2016) Iraq pushes back bidding for 12 oilfields to mid-2017

(11/10/2016) PetroQuest farms out stake in Texas Cotton Valley project

(11/10/2016) Vaalco cutting costs by withdrawing from Angola

(11/10/2016) C-NLOPB awards offshore Newfoundland & Jeanne d'Arc Basin licenses

(11/9/2016) Mosman acquiring East Texas Pine Mills Field from Cue Energy

(11/8/2016) Total signs to develop Iran's South Pars Phase 11

(11/7/2016) Rosneft sells stake in Verkhnechonskneftegaz subsidiary to Beijing Gas

(11/7/2016) Novatek sub scores Russian Arctic Krasnoyarsk Tanamskiy license

(11/7/2016) Kosmos farms out 3 blocks off Sao Tome & Principe

(11/6/2016) Mexico finalizes bid rules for upcoming deepwater Trion Project

(11/6/2016) India's ONGC Videsh Ltd & Delta Finance investing in Venezuela projects

(11/4/2016) No interest in Nova Scotia 2016 license offers

(11/2/2016) Tamarack acquiring Spur & Alberta-Saskatchewan oil assets

(11/2/2016) Covey Park adds shale gas assets in East Texas & Louisiana

(11/2/2016) FAR Ltd disputes ConocoPhillips sale to Woodside of Senegal assets

(11/1/2016) CNLOPB revokes locally held Newfoundland offshore licenses

(11/1/2016) UK OGA receives 29 applications for 113 offshore blocks

(11/1/2016) BP-Rosneft JV granted 2 more blocks in Siberia

(11/1/2016) Anadarko selling major East Texas & Louisiana assets for $1 billion

(11/1/2016) Oxy adds 35,000 acres in Texas' Southern Delaware Basin

(10/31/2016) Statoil acquiring Wintershall's North Sea Byrding Project stake

(10/31/2016) NU-Oil & Gas pens heads of terms with PVF Energy Services

(10/31/2016) Samson sells North Dakota North Stockyard Field interests

(10/31/2016) Indonesia offering a shale gas block & 2 CBM blocks

(10/31/2016) TAG acquiring Southern Cross lease in Queensland, Australia

(10/28/2016) IOG acquires Oyster Petroleum & its Southern UK North Sea licenses

(10/28/2016) Cluff receives year extension for two UK North Sea licenses

(10/27/2016) EQT pays $513 million for more Marcellus Shale acreage

(10/26/2016) Murray selling 5,900 acres of Eastern Ohio Utica Shale reserves

(10/26/2016) Repsol signs to develop Bolivia's Boicobo & Boyuibe gasfields

(10/26/2016) Rawson awarded Cape Vogel shallow water block off Papua New Guinea

(10/26/2016) Total-led consortium named preferred bidder for Greek Ionian Sea block

(10/26/2016) Egdon adds interest in 2 operated licenses onshore England

(10/26/2016) Maverick selling Texas Blue Ridge Field

(10/25/2016) Clayton Williams sells East Texas Giddings area assets

(10/25/2016) Sanchez selling non-core Texas Eagle Ford Shale assets to Carrizo

(10/24/2016) AIO joins effort to keep Alaskan Arctic in federal leasing plan

(10/24/2016) Stone Energy sells US Appalachia interests for $360 million

(10/24/2016) Santos selling Victoria, Australia assets to Cooper Energy

(10/23/2016) Maersk negotiating 2nd phase of Iran's South Pars development

(10/22/2016) Doriemus takes on operation of UK onshore England license

(10/21/2016) Africa Energy acquires 90% interest in South Africa's Block 2B

(10/20/2016) Shell sells Western Canada shale acreage to Tourmaline for $1 billion

(10/20/2016) Verus buys Maersk stake in UK North Sea Boa Field

(10/20/2016) Gastar in JV to develop 60 Oklahoma STACK Play wells

(10/19/2016) Cooper sells stake in Indonesia's Tangai-Sukananti Block to Bass Strait

(10/19/2016) Gulfsands farms out Colombia block to Samarium

(10/18/2016) QGEP takes over partner Pacific Brasil's stakes in Brazilian blocks

(10/18/2016) SM Energy paying $1.1 billion in cash for Texas Midland Basin acreage

(10/18/2016) Another JV given go ahead for Pemex in shallow water Gulf

(10/18/2016) Oasis acquiring 55,000 acres in Williston Basin for some $785 million

(10/18/2016) Casillas buys Continental's Oklahoma SCOOP assets

(10/17/2016) TransAtlantic selling Turkey Thrace Basin blocks to Valeura

(10/17/2016) Comstock divests South Texas natural gas properties

(10/17/2016) OMV Petrom transferring 19 fields onshore Romania to Mazarine

(10/16/2016) NZOG granted Clipper extension in New Zealand's Canterbury Basin

(10/14/2016) Startup Llanberis awarded wildcat exploration block off Victoria, Australia

(10/14/2016) Statoil relinquishing its Reinga Basin permits offshore New Zealand

(10/14/2016) Freeport-McMoRan selling onshore California properties to Sentinel Peak

(10/13/2016) RSP Permian buys Texas Silver Hill for $2.4 billion

(10/13/2016) Lilis pays $3 million for Texas Delaware Basin leasehold

(10/13/2016) OMNIS postponing Madagascar 40-block license bidding to 2017

(10/13/2016) Cue farms out operating interest in Western Australia permits to BP

(10/12/2016) Chevron said shopping Bangladesh gas assets at $2 billion

(10/12/2016) Shell selling stake in 4 fields offshore Sabah, Malaysia

(10/11/2016) SacOil & Nigdel settle dispute over Nigeria offshore block

(10/11/2016) Toro sells non-core Alberta assets in the Pembina play

(10/10/2016) Jersey farms out 70% UK North Sea stake to Statoil

(10/9/2016) Halcon sells Tuscaloosa Marine Shale assets to Apollo Global

(10/9/2016) Carbon Natural Gas increases its Appalachian Basin assets

(10/7/2016) Cluff keeping options on 2 of 3 Verus licenses in UK North Sea

(10/7/2016) Karoon awarded South Australia Great Australian Bight block

(10/6/2016) Petrobras selling interest in Brazil's Bauna & Tartaruga Verde Fields

(10/6/2016) Wintershall selling its stake in Norwegian North Sea Yme license

(10/5/2016) Rosneft sells stakes in 2 Siberia projects to Indian JV for $3 billion

(10/5/2016) Pertamina acquiring stake in Rosneft's Chayvo Field off Sakhalin

(10/5/2016) Maersk walking away from Dvalin field development off Norway

(10/5/2016) Viking adds stakes in Kansas' Cherokee Basin

(10/4/2016) American Patriot acquiring large Utah & Texas assets

(10/3/2016) Europa assigning acquired Shale Petroleum UK interest

(10/3/2016) NIOC signs 1st new Iran Petroleum Contract

(10/3/2016) Egdon awarded stakes in 9 new onshore UK PEDLs

(10/3/2016) Bass Strait Oil & Oil Basins relinquishing offshore Victoria block

(10/3/2016) Aker BP acquires Tullow's offshore Norway assets

(10/3/2016) Marathon selling Texas & New Mexico CO2 & waterflood stakes

(10/2/2016) Manitok adds Alberta Cardium light oil & gas producing acreage

(9/30/2016) DualEx acquiring Alberta Peace River Arch oil and gas assets

(9/30/2016) Petrobangla calls for expressions of interest in Bay of Bengal blocks

(9/30/2016) Premier selling stake in Bagpuss to Reach Halibut Limited

(9/28/2016) Pemex stake in Trion deepwater JV to be reduced

(9/28/2016) Terra Nova adds to interest in South Australia PELs

(9/28/2016) Energy Hunter acquiring Texas Permian Basin mineral rights

(9/28/2016) Karoon Gas acquires Pacific interest in Brazil's Santos Basin blocks

(9/27/2016) Centrica & QPI exiting Canada & selling all Canadian assets

(9/27/2016) BP & Egypt's Petroleum Ministry amend concession agreements

(9/27/2016) Perpetual selling eastern Alberta shallow gas properties

(9/26/2016) ONGC looking to buy into GSPC's KG Block Deendayal offshore India

(9/26/2016) Krewe acquires Louisiana's veteran Coquille Bay Field

(9/25/2016) Brazil's 14th round & 2nd subsalt auctions together in 2017

(9/25/2016) Four companies up for Canada's Northwest Territories blocks for life

(9/25/2016) Indonesia dropping exploration taxes to boost licensing

(9/23/2016) OGPar relinquishing offshore Brazil Tubarao Azul Field

(9/23/2016) Norwest farming out Xanadu exploration well off Western Australia

(9/23/2016) Sound Energy & PetroMaroc revise agreement on Sidi Moktar permits

(9/22/2016) Greenland putting 3 onshore blocks up for bid

(9/21/2016) Alvopetro farms out 95% interest in Brazil's Block REC-T-107

(9/21/2016) Amelia selling Texas Delaware Basin mineral rights to 793 acres

(9/20/2016) Carnarvon granted Wester Australia Dampier Sub-basin permit

(9/19/2016) Bellatrix sells Alberta non-core Cardium assets for $35.6 million

(9/19/2016) New Zealand starts consultation for Block Offer 2017

(9/19/2016) Jupiter Energy wins 3-year extension to Kazakh Block 31

(9/19/2016) Corridor to surrender then get new license for Old Harry

(9/18/2016) Rhino reduces KwaZulu-Natal exploration area after protest

(9/18/2016) US BOEM offering 8,878 blocks in March 2017 Central Gulf Sale

(9/18/2016) Petromin exits all its Alberta Redwater assets except Viking

(9/16/2016) Medco buying ConocoPhillips' South Natuna Sea Block stake

(9/15/2016) SCS confirmed as 100% owner & operator of Guinea concessions

(9/14/2016) COPL sub acquires operating interest in Essar's Niger Delta block

(9/14/2016) Parkmead ups stake in UK North Sea Perth & Dolphin Fields

(9/14/2016) Eni & Novatek granted 4 blocks offshore Montenegro

(9/13/2016) Pura Vida farming out Gabon's offshore Nkembe Block

(9/13/2016) Russia halts licensing on Arctic Shelf

(9/13/2016) China Petroleum selling stake in Chad blocks for $110 million

(9/12/2016) MEO lining up potential farmout of Beehive Prospect off Australia

(9/12/2016) Petoro buying OMV stake in Norwegian Sea Zidane gasfield

(9/12/2016) Anadarko acquiring Freeport McMoRan's US Gulf deepwater assets

(9/12/2016) Oil Search & ExxonMobil farm into CNOOC's deepwater PNG blocks

(9/11/2016) Anadarko assumes operation of US Gulf deepwater Hopkins Field

(9/11/2016) UIL acquiring Eneabba's Ocean Hill permits in Western Australia

(9/11/2016) Imperial selling Canadian Northwest Territories Norman Wells operations

(9/11/2016) Pakistan new licensing round to offer 32 blocks across country

(9/9/2016) Total takes over Chesapeake's operating stake in Texas Barnett Shale

(9/8/2016) Norway ministry nixes including Lofoten & Vesteraalen in next licensing

(9/8/2016) Nobel adds stake in UK North Sea Maclure Field

(9/8/2016) Condor awarded production contract for Shoba Field in Kazakhstan

(9/7/2016) Mexico sets royalty minimums for deepwater blocks in Round 1.4

(9/7/2016) UKOG adds Flowermay interests to its UK Horse Hill holding

(9/7/2016) Bonavista swaps BC assets for Alberta Deep Basin properties

(9/7/2016) Callon pays $327 million to add acreage in Texas Wildhorse area

(9/6/2016) India offering 67 small discovered fields for development

(9/6/2016) Rex wins 3-year extension to Oman Block 50 concession

(9/6/2016) Statoil ups stakes in 4 Norwegian licenses in Tullow deal

(9/5/2016) African Petroleum farming out Gambia Blocks A1 & A4

(9/5/2016) Woodside acquiring half of BHP's Western Australia Scarborough assets

(9/5/2016) Novatek sub granted Syadorskiy license in Russia's Yamal Peninsula

(9/4/2016) Break-even price in Texas Permian Basin is below $30/bbl

(9/2/2016) Call issued for license nominations offshore Newfoundland

(9/2/2016) Zargon sells SE Saskatchewan assets for $89.5 million

(9/1/2016) Eight majors to bid on partnering Pemex in Gulf of Mexico deepwater field

(9/1/2016) YPF buys EOG stake in Neuquen, Argentina blocks

(9/1/2016) Terra Nova farming into Zeta's onshore Romania Bobocu Block

(9/1/2016) BP picks up 2nd China shale gas block with Rongchangbei PSC

(8/31/2016) Austin adds more acreage to Pathfinder Project in Colorado

(8/31/2016) Indonesia offers 10 offshore blocks to Petronas

(8/31/2016) Lucas adds Texas & Oklahoma interests from Segundo Resources

(8/30/2016) Uganda issues production licenses to Tullow & Total

(8/29/2016) Shell Offshore selling US Gulf assets for US$425 million

(8/29/2016) Norway calls for block nominations for 24th licensing round

(8/28/2016) Byron relinquishing US Gulf South Marsh Island block to BOEM

(8/26/2016) Renaissance acquires 4th development block in Mexico

(8/26/2016) Altura acquires Alberta Upper Mannville oil assets

(8/25/2016) Lucas Energy's CATI subsidiary buying into Lonestar Eagle Ford wells

(8/25/2016) Norske Shell takes on operation of Knarr & Gaupe off Norway

(8/24/2016) Mexico's CNH qualifies 26 bidders for December deepwater auction

(8/24/2016) US Western Gulf lease sale pulls in $18 million in high bids

(8/24/2016) Blackeagle acquires Permian Basin assets from Brazos Rock

(8/24/2016) Mexico puts 12 onshore blocks on the block for open bids

(8/23/2016) Hyperdynamics fixes terms of year extension with Guinea government

(8/23/2016) ONGC wins year extension on Vietnam's offshore Block 128

(8/23/2016) KNOC quitting Sangaw South Project in Kurd Iraq

(8/23/2016) Sale of interest in offshore Angola blocks to Sonangol terminated

(8/23/2016) Statoil farms into UK Central North Sea license for 70% stake

(8/22/2016) PTT E&P selling Oman gas project to ARA Petroleum

(8/22/2016) Egdon adds more interest in North Yorkshire UK license

(8/21/2016) Israel's 1st licensing round to offer 24 offshore blocks

(8/21/2016) Kufpec awarded Paharpur Block in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

(8/19/2016) Chevron, ExxonMobil & Hess form JV to bid for Mexican deepwater tracts

(8/19/2016) New Guinea Energy exiting Papua New Guinea

(8/19/2016) Tullow divesting Norwegian license interests

(8/18/2016) Valeura agrees to farmout deeper formations in Turkish licenses

(8/18/2016) Nigeria still to award 208 blocks in 7 basins

(8/18/2016) Caspian Sea's Tsentralnaya Field development licensed

(8/18/2016) Continental sells non-strategic North Dakota & Montana assets

(8/17/2016) Energean buying Eastern Mediterranean Tanin & Karish Fields

(8/16/2016) Siccar takes a stake in UK's Greater Mariner Area

(8/16/2016) Saturn expands Saskatchewan Bannock Creek property to 410 sq km

(8/16/2016) Concho buying Reliance Energy's Midland Basin acreage for $1.6 billion

(8/15/2016) Europa ups stakes in UK 14th Round onshore exploration licenses

(8/15/2016) Parsley adding more acreage in Texas' Glascock County

(8/15/2016) Sacgasco farming out stake in California AMI to Bombora

(8/14/2016) Egypt's giant Zohr gasfield stake on the block for some $2.24 billion

(8/11/2016) New Guinea Energy giving up PNG licenses

(8/11/2016) Chesapeake exiting Barnett Shale play in North Texas

(8/11/2016) Australia launches 2016 offshore acreage bidding rounds

(8/10/2016) Perisson acquiring oil and gas assets in west-central Alberta

(8/10/2016) Continental sells Oklahoma SCOOP acreage for $281 million

(8/10/2016) OMV selling stake in UK North Sea's Rosebank Project to Suncor

(8/10/2016) Parkmead ups stake in UK North Sea Polecat & Marten Fields

(8/9/2016) Vaalco buys Sojitz's interest in Gabon's Etame Marin

(8/9/2016) Mitra takes Teikoku's Nam Con Son Basin assets off Vietnam

(8/8/2016) Eni assumes operatorship of Ireland's FEL3/04, post ExxonMobil

(8/8/2016) SM Energy expanding Texas Midland Basin acreage with new acquisition

(8/8/2016) Jericho Oil sub acquires Oklahoma acreage & producing wells

(8/5/2016) KNOC withdrawing from Kazakh Caspian Zhambyl Block

(8/5/2016) Chevron set to sell $5 billion in Asia assets

(8/5/2016) Noble & Edison granted extension to 2019 for Falklands license

(8/5/2016) Sterling extends Somaliland PSA, relinquishes Cameroon PSA

(8/5/2016) Shell agrees to pay Mongolia exit fees of $15 million

(8/4/2016) Sierra Leone grants extension to EHL offshore license

(8/3/2016) Skyland acquiring Sakha license in Eastern Siberia

(8/3/2016) Newfield selling Texas assets for $390 million

(8/2/2016) Quattro selling Alberta oil and gas assets for $24.25 million

(8/2/2016) Another year added to Europa's 1st phase exploration off Ireland

(8/2/2016) AziPac wins 4-year extension to Java Sea block off Indonesia

(8/2/2016) Ithaca adds to Greater Stella asset with expanded interests

(8/1/2016) Egypt's Ganope calls for bids on Gulf of Suez and Western Desert blocks

(8/1/2016) SM Energy selling non-core assets in New Mexico, North Dakota & Montana

(8/1/2016) Uganda's picks Nigerian & Australian companies as license bidders

(8/1/2016) Statoil selling southern US Macellus assets to Antero Resources

(8/1/2016) Aminex receives ministerial approval of Mtwara License extension

(7/31/2016) IDESA & IFR win Mexico's onshore mature field Tecolutla

(7/31/2016) NZOG holds onto NZ southern offshore permits

(7/31/2016) US BLM to cancel Colorado White River National Forest leases

(7/29/2016) Petrobras sells interest in Santos Basin Carcara discovery block

(7/28/2016) Key acquiring stake in Western Australia North Perth Basin permit

(7/28/2016) Whiting sells North Ward Estes Field & assets for $300 million

(7/27/2016) Rimrock acquires Oklahoma SCOOP acreage for $150 million

(7/27/2016) UK OGA launches 29th Offshore Licensing Round

(7/27/2016) Yuzgas replaces Shell for Ukraine Yuzivska E&P

(7/27/2016) Mexico calls for bids to partner Pemex in Gulf deepwater Trion Field

(7/27/2016) Cyprus names companies competing for 3 offshore blocks

(7/27/2016) Schlumberger funding Sound's Italian Po Valley well for stake option

(7/27/2016) Venari ups stake in US Gulf Shenandoah Field & blocks

(7/27/2016) Mitra buying Stag Field offshore Western Australia

(7/26/2016) IPR & Mediterra win PSC for 2 Egyptian concessions

(7/26/2016) Baron farmout of Peru block to Union gets presidential decree

(7/25/2016) Highlands farms into Renegade's Colorado DJ Basin holding

(7/25/2016) BOEM offering 23.8 million acres offshore Texas in next lease sale

(7/22/2016) Algeria's ROD integrated development PSC extended 10 years

(7/22/2016) Contango paying $25 million for half interest in Pecos County, Texas acreage

(7/22/2016) UKOG ups stake in UK Weald Basin licenses

(7/21/2016) J-W Operating oil & gas assets sold to Aethon United

(7/21/2016) PTTEP-led JV awarded Sarawak block by Petronas

(7/20/2016) Queensland offering 2 permits for bid in Bowen & Surat Basins

(7/20/2016) Petronas passes Berantai Field operation to Vestigo Petroleum

(7/19/2016) Mexico sets contract & licensing terms for shallow water round

(7/17/2016) US BOEM to require increased financial assurance for oil & gas leases

(7/15/2016) Dong sells stakes in 5 producing Norwegian field to Faroe

(7/14/2016) YPF & YPFB agree to joint E&P in Bolivia's Charagua Block

(7/14/2016) Laredo pays $125 million for Spraberry shale acreage in West Texas

(7/14/2016) Energy Hunter acquires 2 Eagle Ford shale blocks in Texas

(7/14/2016) ConocoPhillips selling stakes in 3 offshore Senegal blocks

(7/13/2016) Diamondback acquiring Texas Southern Delaware Basin acreage

(7/12/2016) Sirius 3-year license extension for Nigeria Block OML95 approved

(7/12/2016) Madalena ups stake in enlarged Coiron Amargo Block in Argentina

(7/11/2016) Transerv farming into Norwest's Perth Basin Xanadu permit

(7/11/2016) Petrus sells Alberta Peace River assets to Rising Star for $30 million

(7/10/2016) Cub partners with NAFTA International to develop Ukraine field

(7/7/2016) 7G expanding Alberta Montney acreage with $1.9 billion buy

(7/7/2016) Otto exercises option for stake in Louisiana Bivouac Peak lease

(7/6/2016) Horse Hill project onshore England given 2-year license extensions

(7/6/2016) AEPP granted technical evaluation agreements for Peru's Block 19

(7/5/2016) Regal acquires Ukraine's Vasischevskoye Field with buy of PEP

(7/5/2016) Noble Energy divesting interest in Eastern Mediterranean field

(7/5/2016) Petrobras selling rights to 9 shallow water blocks offshore Brazil

(7/5/2016) Rouge Rock granted farm-in option in Australian sector of Timor Sea

(7/4/2016) Ecopetrol takes over Colombia's Cusiana & Cupiagua Fields

(7/4/2016) Israel preparing to offer 60 new offshore exploration licenses

(7/4/2016) Pilot farming out stake in Western Australia Northwest Shelf permit

(7/4/2016) Europa relinquishes part of UK onshore license acreage

(7/4/2016) MEO assigns stake in Australia's Bonaparte Gulf permit to Origin

(7/3/2016) UK OGA okays extensions & conversions of Egdon licenses

(7/3/2016) Pertamina to acquire development licenses in Iran

(7/3/2016) Sumatec to acquire remaining stake in Kazakh Rakushechnoye Field

(7/3/2016) Lebanon a step closer to launching offshore licensing round

(7/1/2016) Samson sells North Dakota's North Stockyard Field

(6/30/2016) Pacific's Rubiales Field contract in Colombia terminates today

(6/30/2016) Rawson acquires PNG's Moira Ltd & PPL391 Concession

(6/30/2016) Harvest selling Venezuela assets to CT Energy Holding

(6/30/2016) Novatek sub awarded 3 Yamal-Nenets concessions

(6/29/2016) Energean granted 2 Adriatic Sea blocks offshore Montenegro

(6/29/2016) Nostra Terra selling stake in Oklahoma's Chisholm Trail Prospect

(6/28/2016) Vermilion acquiring E&P assets in NW Germany

(6/28/2016) Statoil acquires JX Nippon stake in UK Utgard Field license

(6/27/2016) Total granted operating stake in Qatar's Al Shaheen Field

(6/27/2016) Europa's UK Weald Basin license extended 2 years

(6/27/2016) Aminex wins year extension on Tanzania Ruvuma PSA

(6/26/2016) Rosneft agrees to potential sale of Verkhnechonskneftegaz stake

(6/24/2016) Finder granted Ashmore Cartier exploration block in Timor Sea

(6/24/2016) Ecopetrol launches Ronda Campos 2016 licensing competition

(6/24/2016) HALO acquires Premier Oil's 5 Western Sahara licenses

(6/23/2016) Ghana offers to renegotiate & enlarge Tano Basin Block

(6/22/2016) QEP pays $600 million for Texas Permian Basin properties

(6/22/2016) Encana selling Gordondale assets in NW Alberta

(6/22/2016) Sundance acquiring Texas Eagle Ford acreage for $16 million

(6/21/2016) Eni & Sonatrach agree to extend ROD development licenses

(6/21/2016) Otto farms down stake in Tanzania's Kilosa-Kilombero license

(6/21/2016) Tokyo Gas joins Lewis & BP in Texas Eagle Ford acquisitions

(6/21/2016) Energen wraps up non-core Texas & New Mexico divestments

(6/20/2016) Sound options operating interest in Morocco's Meridja Block

(6/20/2016) Triangle buys AWE stake in Western Australia's Cliff Head Field

(6/20/2016) Marathon buys PayRock & Oklahoma STACK producing acreage

(6/17/2016) Park Place acquiring Tiway & stakes in 3 Turkish oil and gas fields

(6/17/2016) Philippines' SC55 partners win 2-year work postponement

(6/17/2016) Amerisur increases Canacol stake in Colombia farmout

(6/17/2016) ExxonMobil & BHP selling Australia's Bass Strait assets

(6/16/2016) Petrobras wins 35-year Argentina shale gas concession extension

(6/16/2016) Noble Energy & PDC Energy swap Colorado Wattenberg acreage

(6/16/2016) Morocco's Mohammedia Offshore I-III awarded to Chariot

(6/16/2016) SDX exiting Bakassi West offshore Cameroon

(6/16/2016) Chariot withdrawing from Mauritania's offshore C-19 license

(6/15/2016) Gazprom granted 2 large Arctic fields development rights

(6/15/2016) Rex Energy sells US Illinois Basin assets to Campbell

(6/15/2016) Urals Energy awarded license for South Dagi Field on Sakhalin Island

(6/13/2016) DualEx relinquishing Bouhajla permit in Tunisia

(6/13/2016) UKOG acquires Celtique's & Magellan's UK Weald Basin license

(6/13/2016) NZEC wins extensions to onshore Taranaki Basin permits

(6/13/2016) ENAP brings in ConocoPhillips for Chile's Magallanes E&P

(6/13/2016) Union Jack taking stake in Egdon license in Lincolnshire UK

(6/12/2016) New Mexico's Chaco Canyon lease sale postponed a 3rd time

(6/12/2016) Penn West sells Saskatchewan assets to Teine Energy

(6/10/2016) Croatia awards 6 onshore blocks to INA, Oando & Vermilion

(6/10/2016) Pemex proposing farmouts of Perdido deepwater developments

(6/9/2016) Southwestern Energy sells West Virginia acreage to Antero

(6/9/2016) EnerGulf taking stakes in 6 US Gulf of Mexico

(6/9/2016) Mexico to offer 15 shallow water Gulf of Mexico blocks

(6/9/2016) Cluff, Simwell & Burgate complete license cross assignments

(6/9/2016) SacOil granted license extension on Malawi Block 1

(6/8/2016) Rosneft granted Bogatinsky Block in Russian Far East

(6/8/2016) Mitsui & AWE out for Origin's Perth Basin assets

(6/7/2016) Cooper sells Sumatra interest to ACL International

(6/6/2016) TAG Oil takes over New Zealand's Puka onshore permit

(6/6/2016) Atlantic selling stake in UK North Sea Orlando development

(6/6/2016) Devon selling East Texas & Anadarko Basin non-core assets

(6/6/2016) Equatorial Guinea launches new licensing round

(6/5/2016) Anadarko buys Marathon's stake in US Gulf Shenandoah deepwater field

(6/3/2016) Sona buy of Western Australia Stag Field cancelled

(6/3/2016) Ireland awards 14 more licensing options in Atlantic Margin Round

(6/3/2016) Statoil acquiring JX Nippon stake in UK Utgard license

(6/1/2016) Ministry approves Lundin acquisition of Statoil stake in Grieg Field

(6/1/2016) PetroFrontier acquiring Kasten assets in Alberta's Cold Lake area

(5/30/2016) Carnarvon awarded Western Australia North West Shelf permit

(5/30/2016) Thailand to auction Chevron's Erawan & PTTEP's Bongkot

(5/29/2016) APPEA welcomes Australia's Northern Territory regulation

(5/29/2016) KRG makes partial payments to producers for April oil sales

(5/29/2016) Mubadala & Occidental transferring Tatweer to Bahrain government

(5/29/2016) Cyprus expecting bids for 3 blocks by 22 July

(5/27/2016) Oil Basins ordered to relinquish operation of Western Australia block

(5/27/2016) Pertamina granted East Ambalat Block offshore Kalimantan

(5/25/2016) India launches bidding round for small discovered fields

(5/25/2016) BP & Socar to jointly explore Azerbaijan Caspian block

(5/25/2016) Antilles amends farmout of Peru interest to Union Oil & Gas

(5/24/2016) Primeline commences arbitration against CNOOC

(5/23/2016) Parsley adding 30,000 acres in Texas' Southern Delaware Basin

(5/23/2016) Europa farms out UK Weald Basin license stake to Union Jack

(5/22/2016) Equatorial Guinea deepwater licensing round next month

(5/20/2016) ArPetrol sells Argentine assets to ENAP Sipetrol

(5/19/2016) CNPC & Sinopec to develop Iran's North Azadegan & Yadavaran Fields

(5/19/2016) Spartan acquiring Wyatt Oil & Gas in SE Saskatchewan

(5/18/2016) EnerVest acquiring Eagle Ford Shale assets from BlackBrush

(5/18/2016) Norway selects 13 companies for 10 Barents Sea licenses

(5/18/2016) Petrobras extends Marlim & Voador Field concessions to 2052

(5/16/2016) Egypt's EGPC reveals 11 blocks up for bid

(5/16/2016) BP doubles interest in UK North Sea Culzean development

(5/16/2016) Statoil farms into Turkey's onshore Banarli blocks

(5/15/2016) Kenya carves out 17 new blocks to offer for exploration

(5/13/2016) Kunlun set to sell upstream assets & buy LNG terminal

(5/13/2016) Egypt puts up 11 blocks in Western Desert & Suez Gulf for bids

(5/13/2016) West Texas Resources adds stake in East Texas producing lease

(5/12/2016) Mexico's CNH awards 3 Chiapas blocks to Renaissance Oil

(5/12/2016) Cooper exiting Tunisia's Nabeul offshore permit

(5/11/2016) Castex resumes operation of US Gulf block & Hummer Project

(5/11/2016) Barbados grants Black Belly Block to Repsol

(5/11/2016) Independent Resources' Tunisia permit extension approved

(5/10/2016) Daewoo & KrisEnergy in line for Bangladesh deepwater blocks

(5/10/2016) Shell relinquishing all but one Chukchi Sea lease

(5/10/2016) India's DGH to auction discovered small fields rights

(5/10/2016) Pura Vida takes over operation of Madagascar's Ambilobe Block

(5/10/2016) Cluff buys Verus stakes in 3 UK North Sea licenses

(5/9/2016) GSPC near sale of majority stake in offshore India gas block

(5/6/2016) Range reduces royalty rates on producing Trinidad fields

(5/9/2016) Malaysia-Vietnam CAA PM-3 PSC extended

(5/9/2016) Entek selling entire US Gulf portfolio to Peregrine Oil & Gas

(5/9/2016) PA Resources selling Tunisia assets to ETAP

(5/8/2016) No takers in Alaska's Peninsula & Cook Inlet lease sale

(5/6/2016) Chinese start Nepal search for oil and gas

(5/6/2016) Ascent's Slovenia Petisovci Project environmental permit withdrawn

(5/6/2016) South Africa's only onshore gasfield to be developed

(5/5/2016) Cue wins 4-year extension to Mahakam Hilir PSC in Indonesia

(5/5/2016) AWE selling stake in Indonesia's offshore Bulu Block

(5/5/2016) Newfield buying Oklahoma Anadarko Basin STACK play acreage

(5/4/2016) Synergy buys Noble Energy Niobrara interests in Colorado

(5/3/2016) Iran signs pact with Kogas for Persian Gulf Balal Field development

(5/3/2016) 3D Oil gets 9-month suspension & extension of Australia permit

(5/3/2016) Finder selling stakes in 4 Western Australia offshore permits to Quadrant

(5/3/2016) Statoil swaps stake in Grieg Field for added Lundin ownership

(5/3/2016) Hess farms into offshore Suriname Block 42 with Kosmos & Chevron

(5/2/2016) Bill Barrett sells non-core Uinta Basin assets for $30 million

(5/2/2016) Statoil divests US Marcellus assets in West Virginia

(5/1/2016) Cambodia cancels Mirach & CPHL license for Block D

(4/29/2016) Petro Matad's partner Shell exits Mongolia's Blocks IV and V

(4/29/2016) Skyland takes stake in Rep of Georgia's Block XIG

(4/29/2016) BP considering sale of offshore assets in divestment strategy

(4/28/2016) 3D Oil farming out offshore Tasmania Otway Basin block

(4/28/2016) Eco gets okay for next phase in licenses offshore Namibia

(4/28/2016) Parex farming into Colombia's De Mares & Playon Blocks

(4/28/2016) Hutton formally granted Poland's Kolo Block

(4/28/2016) Northcote exercises option for stake in South Sumatra contract

(4/28/2016) Sterling exiting Madagascar's offshore Ambilobe Block

(4/26/2016) Lansdowne allows Irish Celtic Sea licenses to lapse

(4/25/2016) Total to relinquish Indonesia's South Sageri Block

(4/25/2016) Swift acquires 75% of Texegy stake in central Louisiana fields

(4/24/2016) Croatia shelves new E&P to await contract signing terms

(4/22/2016) Shell selling onshore Gabon assets for estimated $700 million

(4/22/2016) Bowleven granted Bomono license extension, onshore Cameroon

(4/22/2016) Black Stone buying Freeport-McMoRan assets

(4/21/2016) PetroQuest sells rest of Oklahoma Woodford Shale assets

(4/20/2016) ETAP applies for extension to Independent Resources Ksar Hadada permit

(4/20/2016) Callon adds Wolfcamp & Spraberry acreage in West Texas

(4/20/2016) New Egyptian licensing in Western Desert & Gulf of Suez

(4/20/2016) Devon selling non-core Oklahoma Mississippian assets to White Star

(4/19/2016) Sequa cancels acquisition of stakes in Gina Krog & Ivar Aasen

(4/19/2016) IOG North Sea acquires remaining stakes in Blythe discovery

(4/18/2016) Chevron selling stakes in Myanmar gasfields

(4/18/2016) UKOG buys Angus' remaining interest in England's Weald Basin

(4/18/2016) Det Norske acquiring Centrica stake in Norway discovery licenses

(4/18/2016) Rockhopper acquires Beach interests in Egypt's Abu Sennan Block

(4/17/2016) Cox acquires US Gulf shallow water assets from Chevron

(4/15/2016) Mexico sweetens December deepwater licenses bid

(4/15/2016) Beach exiting Victoria, Australia BMG JV with Cooper

(4/13/2016) Ecuador's Petroamazonas does $1 billion deals to develop fields

(4/13/2016) RIL invites tenders to develop deepwater oil and gas blocks

(4/13/2016) Rice Energy purchasing Pennsylvania shale assets

(4/12/2016) Marathon divestments reach US$1.3 billion

(4/12/2016) Novatek wins Yamal-Nenets Nyakhartinskiy E&P license

(4/12/2016) EOR sub lining up East Kalimantan farm-in with Pandawa

(4/11/2016) Enerplus selling non-core northwestern Alberta assets

(4/11/2016) Metgasco exits New South Wales Australia licenses

(4/11/2016) Kuwait Energy to be compensated for Iraq Block 9 services

(4/10/2016) Prospex acquires Hutton Poland & its Kolo License

(4/10/2016) Leases to be disallowed on 40,000 acres of Wyoming national forest

(4/10/2016) Strata doubles size of Alberta Peace River oil sands holding

(4/8/2016) Gulf Coast Western joins Northcote Energy in Louisiana Shoats Creek Field

(4/8/2016) Tullow to enter drilling phase on Namibia's EL0037

(4/7/2016) Call for bids off Eastern Newfoundland & in Jeanne d'Arc Basin

(4/7/2016) Independent Resources granted Tunisia's Ksar Hadada Block

(4/6/2016) Denmark awards 16 exploration licenses in Danish North Sea

(4/6/2016) Carnarvon awarded Western Australia Roebuck Basin block

(4/6/2016) Lukoil granted Russian Baltic block & oilfields

(4/6/2016) DEA awarded 2 licenses in Danish North Sea

(4/5/2016) Kazakh government sues Karachaganak JV for $1.6 billion

(4/5/2016) Parsley buys more acreage in Texas' Delaware & Midland Basins

(4/4/2016) Adnoc still looking for bids for Abu Dhabi's largest oil concession

(4/4/2016) Shell withdraws from Norway's Arctic bidding round

(4/4/2016) Indonesia terminating Petronas, ConocoPhillips & Ophir licenses

(4/4/2016) Kosmos acquires operating interest in Sao Tome Block 12

(4/4/2016) Aminex sells stake in Tanzania license to Solo Oil

(4/3/2016) India's GSPC offers majority stake in KG Basin block to ONGC

(4/1/2016) Swiss African granted Ghana's onshore Keta Delta Block

(3/31/2016) Rawson granted Papua New Guinea exploration license

(3/31/2016) BP signs PSC with CNPC for China's Neijiang-Dazu shale block

(3/30/2016) Chariot farms out Morocco's Rabat Deep Offshore to Eni

(3/29/2016) Eni awarded Ghana's Tano Basin Cape Three Points Block 4

(3/28/2016) Neptune negotiating buy of Shell North Sea assets

(3/28/2016) Shell's 30 permits in Canadian Baffin Bay in question

(3/27/2016) IPG awarded Jordan's Al Risheh Field & Al Safawai

(3/27/2016) ONGC paying Rosneft $1.27 billion for 15% stake in Vankorneft

(3/27/2016) Cyprus launches 3rd licensing round offering 3 blocks for bid

(3/27/2016) Cooper rejects liability for exited Tunisia permit expenditures

(3/27/2016) Total agrees to develop Iran's South Azadegan Field

(3/24/2016) Covey Park buying EP Energy's Haynesville & Bossier Shale assets

(3/24/2016) Papua New Guinea license relinquished by Kina & Heritage

(3/23/2016) JV relinquishing New Zealand's Kaheru Permit

(3/23/2016) Virtus swaps shares for 80% stake in Utah Squaw Canyon Field wells

(3/23/2016) Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale yields just $156 million in high bids

(3/23/2016) Cluff acquiring Versus interests in 3 UK North Sea licenses

(3/22/2016) India offering small & marginal discoveries for bid

(3/22/2016) Gabon extends 11th Licensing Round for deepwater blocks

(3/21/2016) New Zealand offering vast offshore area & hundreds of blocks

(3/21/2016) MD America acquiring East Texas leases & 136 oil & gas wells

(3/21/2016) Alaska offering Peninsula & Cook Inlet leases for bid

(3/21/2016) Hilcorp exiting Kasilov Unit in Alaska's Cook Inlet

(3/21/2016) Penn West selling Alberta's Slave Point properties

(3/20/2016) Mexico to license shale E&P before yearend

(3/20/2016) Another 16 Ukrnafta licenses in Ukraine in jeopardy

(3/18/2016) Baraka renewing Australia Northern Territory permit

(3/18/2016) MX Oil assigning interest in onshore Mexico blocks to Geo Estratos

(3/18/2016) Somo acquiring California's Esperanza Field

(3/17/2016) Gulf Keystone exiting Kurd Iraq's Sheikh Adi Block

(3/17/2016) Norway launches 2016 licensing of NCS mature areas

(3/16/2016) Greenfields buying Azerbaijan's Bahar Energy & its Caspian assets

(3/16/2016) Rosneft expands Vankor partnership with Indian companies

(3/15/2016) No lease sales offshore Southeast US Atlantic Coast

(3/14/2016) Hilcorp seeking to expand Alaska North Slope's Milne Point

(3/14/2016) India revamps licensing to encourage offshore gas development

(3/14/2016) Cub granted expanded western Ukraine production license

(3/11/2016) India cancels Essar-Premier Oil award, grants block to ONGC

(3/10/2016) Sound adds further 50% stake in Morocco's Sidi Moktar

(3/9/2016) Mexico's CNH garners $78 million for December deepwater round seismic

(3/9/2016) Atlantic Petroleum selling Norwegian assets to M Vest Energy

(3/8/2016) South Africa set to start shale gas exploration in 2017

(3/8/2016) Reach buys 60% stake in Kazakhstan's Emir-Oil Fields

(3/8/2016) KJ Energy acquires 329 wells in Texas & Louisiana

(3/7/2016) Hansa Hydrocarbons wins 2 new licenses in Danish North Sea

(3/7/2016) UK offering 159 onshore blocks to successful applicants

(3/6/2016) Genel relinquishing Kurd & African concessions

(3/6/2016) Petrobras selling onshore Brazil oil & gas rights

(3/3/2016) Maldives postpones exploration licensing due to oil prices

(3/2/2016) Det Norske to acquire Noreco's Norwegian licenses

(3/2/2016) Uganda gets bids for 6 offered exploration blocks

(3/2/2016) San Leon relinquishing 6 license applications in Spain

(3/2/2016) Quattro buys Guatemala's El Cedro Block from GFI Petroleum

(3/2/2016) Statoil awarded 6 licensing options in Ireland's Atlantic Margin

(3/1/2016) SacOil taking direct interest in DR Congo's Block III

(3/1/2016) PetroRio cancels purchase of stake in Brazil's Bijupira & Salema

(3/1/2016) Leni ups stake in MEO Cuba Block 9 exploration

(2/29/2016) BNK Petroleum exiting last held Polish concession

(2/28/2016) Mexico to offer 10 deepwater Gulf of Mexico blocks

(2/28/2016) Uruguayan company awarded onshore exploration license

(2/26/2016) MEO Australia withdraws preemptive purchase of New Zealand stake

(2/26/2016) Total to explore 2 ultra-deepwater blocks offshore Sri Lanka

(2/25/2016) Zennor acquires stakes in 6 UK North Sea licenses

(2/25/2016) CNOOC puts 18 blocks up for bid offshore China

(2/24/2016) Pertamina prepping to operate Indonesia's Mahakam Block

(2/24/2016) FourPoint acquiring remaining Chesapeake Western Anadarko assets

(2/23/2016) Shell awarded Bulgarian Black Sea deepwater Silistar Block

(2/23/2016) Virtus to acquire producing fields in Utah's San Juan County

(2/22/2016) Nostra Terra buys Alamo Resources New Mexico assets

(2/22/2016) Indonesian leaseholders relinquish 15 exploration blocks

(2/22/2016) Lukoil awarded Russian Baltic Sea block and producing field

(2/22/2016) Cairn's Nautical Petroleum & Enquest increase stakes in UK Kraken

(2/22/2016) Gastar selling Appalachian Basin assets to Tug Hill

(2/21/2016) Rosneft & PDVSA to jointly develop Venezuela offshore gasfields

(2/19/2016) Chevron divesting all US Gulf shallow water assets

(2/19/2016) MFDevCo farming into Ireland's offshore SEL2/07 with NU-Oil

(2/19/2016) US BOEM offering 8,511 Central & Eastern US Gulf leases

(2/18/2016) Woodside takes majority interest in Senegal Guinea-Bissau PSC

(2/18/2016) Romgaz withdraws from Lukoil-led Black Sea projects

(2/18/2016) Victoria sub taking over Cameroon's Matanda Block

(2/18/2016) Xcite wins extension for UK Bentley Field license

(2/17/2016) Pennine picks up PSA for Albania's Velca Block

(2/17/2016) Hibiscus taking operating interest in UK's Anasuria Cluster approved

(2/16/2016) Samson to acquire North Dakota & Montana assets for $16.5 million

(2/16/2016) Cyprus prepping for 3rd offshore licensing round

(2/16/2016) OMV farms out stake in New Zealand permit to Statoil

(2/16/2016) Tower withdrawing from South Africa Orange Basin permit

(2/15/2016) Sona set to acquire Stag Field offshore Western Australia

(2/15/2016) BP & Oman Oil extend Oman license area to develop Khazzan Field

(2/15/2016) Statoil farming into Tullow block offshore Uruguay

(2/14/2016) More flexible licenses set for next UK North Sea round

(2/11/2016) Ireland awards 14 Atlantic Margin license options

(2/11/2016) Pilot stakes in Perth Basin permits approved

(2/11/2016) Aminex sells added stake in Tanzania's Kiliwani North to Solo Oil

(2/10/2016) Sri Lanka to ink oil exploration deal with France's Total

(2/10/2016) Noble Upstream acquiring stake in UK North Sea Maclure Field

(2/10/2016) Cooper sells Indonesian exploration assets to Mandala Energy

(2/9/2016) Engie sells part of stake in Norway's Cara block to Wellesley

(2/9/2016) WPX sells US Rocky Mountain subsidiary for $910 million

(2/9/2016) PA Resources divests North Sea assets to Petrogas E&P

(2/8/2016) Sound granted option for Morocco's Merida Permit

(2/8/2016) Qatar Petroleum farming into Chevron's Moroccan deepwater blocks

(2/7/2016) Maersk pays Africa Oil $427 million for half its stakes in Kenyan blocks

(2/5/2016) Uganda approves 16 companies to bid for 6 Albertine Basin blocks

(2/5/2016) Petsec picks up Yemen's Damis Block & An Nagyah Field

(2/4/2016) Hellenic & Energean finally granted onshore Greece licenses

(2/3/2016) Oil Basins' Western Australia Derby Block work program revision approved

(2/3/2016) Arsenal selling US and Canadian assets

(2/3/2016) Rockhopper denied Ombrina Mare production concession off Italy

(2/3/2016) Andalas to farm into Sumatra, Indonesia's Tuba Obi East gas project

(2/2/2016) Hellenic & Energean awaiting onshore Greece block awards

(2/2/2016) Tourmaline pays $130 million for Alberta Deep Basin assets

(2/2/2016) MX agrees to sale of minor stake in Nigeria's OML113

(2/1/2016) Lundin farms out part of stake in 3 Malaysia PSCs to Dyas

(2/1/2016) Petromanas sells Albania assets to Shell for $45 million

(2/1/2016) Mosman cancels New Zealand STEP acquisition from Origin

(2/1/2016) Statoil farming into Uruguay offshore block with Total E&P

(1/31/2016) Andes Petroleum wins 2 blocks in southern Ecuador

(1/31/2016) US Capital Energy seeking 3rd extension to Belize concession

(1/29/2016) Ukrnafta appealing suspension of 3 licenses in Ukraine

(1/29/2016) Eco Atlantic & Tullow Oil in joint operating agreement off Guyana

(1/29/2016) Global's Namibia license extended 2 years into 2nd phase

(1/29/2016) Sterling exits Tullow-operated Mauritania offshore Block C-3

(1/28/2016) UK OGA extends IOG's UK North Sea Skipper license

(1/28/2016) Carnarvon takes stake in 3 Quadrant Energy Western Australia permits

(1/27/2016) AWE sells stake in Texas Sugarloaf shale assets to Carrier

(1/26/2016) Egdon farms out stake in UK PEDL209 to Union Jack

(1/26/2016) Amerisur acquires Platino Energy & its Colombia concessions

(1/26/2016) C-NLOPB calls for Newfoundland & Labrador areas of interest nominations

(1/26/2016) Sound adds more interest in Morocco's Sidi Moktar licenses

(1/25/2016) Schlumberger farms into Ophir's Fortuna FLNG Project off Eq Guinea

(1/25/2016) Krewe acquires Lapeyrouse Field in South Louisiana

(1/25/2016) Nostra Terra & IRG disputing North's cash calls for Egypt's East Ghazalat

(1/24/2016) San Leon adding stake in Nigeria's onshore Block OML18

(1/24/2016) Quicksilver sells Barnett Shale & Delaware Basin Texas assets

(1/22/2016) SapuraKencana calls off buying Petronas Carigali assets off Vietnam

(1/22/2016) Eden Energy selling all 9 of its UK assets to UK Onshore Gas

(1/21/2016) Total passes Kharyaga operatorship & 20% interest to Zarubezhneft

(1/21/2016) Luxe buys Texas Delaware Basin acreage from Endeavor & Finley

(1/21/2016) Acreage added to Roxi's BNG Contract Area in Kazakhstan

(1/21/2016) JKX granted 3 production licenses in Hungary's Hernad I & II areas

(1/21/2016) Frontier's Namibia exploration license has expired

(1/20/2016) Chevron quitting Indonesia's East Kalimantan concession

(1/20/2016) Touchstone selling Saskatchewan asset to Quattro

(1/20/2016) ONGC Videsh offered 3 blocks onshore Sudan

(1/19/2016) Guyana grants Orinduik Block to Tullow & Eco Atlantic

(1/19/2016) Range stakes in 3 Colombia licenses revoked

(1/19/2016) Norway awards 56 licenses off Norway in 2015 APA Round

(1/19/2016) Baron farming into Infrastrata & Brigantes Northern Ireland licenses

(1/19/2016) Petro Vista sells Brazilian sub & Tartaruga Block interest

(1/19/2016) Clayton Williams swaps Reeves County, Texas acreage with Concho

(1/18/2016) Empyrean selling interests in Texas' Sugarloaf AMI

(1/18/2016) Mosman fails to meet requirements, exiting Officer Basin Project

(1/18/2016) Shell withdrawing from Abu Dhabi's Bab Sour Gas Project

(1/17/2016) Egypt readying new Mediterranean & Nile Delta licensing round

(1/16/2016) Corridor granted extension to Canada Gulf of St Lawrence license

(1/15/2016) Lukoil withdrawing from Cote d'Ivoire projects

(1/15/2016) Repsol requests extension to Kanuku PSC off Guyana

(1/15/2016) YPF Argentina in Vaca Muerta pact with American Energy Partners

(1/15/2016) Orbit Energy Partners & Louisiana assets sold to Gulf Coast Western

(1/15/2016) Gran Tierra acquiring PetroGranada Colombia

(1/14/2016) Sound buys Maghreb Petroleum's stake in Moroccan gas permits

(1/14/2016) Ophir exits 3 blocks offshore Seychelles

(1/14/2016) NP Resources acquires North Dakota Williston Basin assets

(1/13/2016) Redhawk reworking old Gulf Oil wells in Permian Basin

(1/13/2016) Premier Oil acquiring E.On UK's North Sea assets

(1/12/2016) Enerplus selling Alberta gas properties for $193 million

(1/11/2016) Noreco forced out of UK North Sea Huntington license

(1/11/2016) MOL relinquishes Kurd Iraq Akri-Bijeel Concession

(1/11/2016) Maersk farm-in with Africa Oil onshore Kenya approved

(1/10/2016) Frontier granted 3-year extension to Zambia block license

(1/8/2016) Condor acquiring Marsa & its 4 Turkish licenses

(1/7/2016) Cub Energy exercising first refusal right to acquire Ukraine's KUB-Gas

(1/7/2016) Baraka exiting Australia Northwest Territory Georgina Basin permit

(1/6/2016) Samson acquiring North Dakota & Montana leases for $16.5 million

(1/5/2016) Impasse reached by partners in offshore Guinea operations

(1/5/2016) Renaissance to drill 4 wells on 3 newly awarded Mexico blocks

(1/5/2016) Twinza buys Cott stake in PNG Pandora gasfield

(1/5/2016) Jersey Oil & Gas farms out UK North Sea license to Azinor Catalyst

(1/4/2016) Wintershall ups interest in Argentna's Vaca Muerta

(1/4/2016) Swift selling stake in Central Louisiana fields

(1/4/2016) OKEA buying Repsol's stake in Norway's Yme Field

(1/4/2016) Gulfsands granted 2-year extension to onshore Tunisia license

(12/28/2015) Ganope to launch new bid round for Egyptian blocks

(12/28/2015) Gazprom Neft acquires Yamal-Nenets license

(12/28/2015) Cyprus grants Eni & Kogas 2-year extension on 3 blocks

(12/28/2015) Triangle Energy selling subs operating Indonesia's Pase PSC

(12/27/2015) UKOG granted license onshore England's Isle of Wight

(12/27/2015) India to auction 36 offshore & 33 onshore marginal fields

(12/27/2015) Last licenses offshore Belize expired & not extended

(12/26/2015) Imperial farms out Australia Northern Territory tenements to AEGP

(12/26/2015) Eco Atlantic now operator of Ghana's Deepwater Cape Three Points West

(12/26/2015) Det Norske takes operatorship of former Premier Norwegian assets

(12/24/2015) Petroceltic selling interests in Egyptian licenses to Edison

(12/24/2015) Serinus sells KUB-Gas stake & 6 Ukraine licenses

(12/24/2015) Indonesia terminates licenses for 53 blocks

(12/23/2015) Tellus drops deal to buy Wintershall stakes in 4 Norwegian fields

(12/22/2015) ConocoPhillips & Rosneft sell Russia's Polar Lights Project

(12/22/2015) Otto requests 2-year work obligation moratorium in Philippines

(12/22/2015) QGEP returns Brazil's Block BM-J-2 to ANP

(12/21/2015) Ophir farming into African Petroleum's Cote d'Ivoire concession

(12/21/2015) Pacific ups stake in Colombia Llanos Basin block to 100%

(12/21/2015) Enerplus sells North Dakota Bakken Shale interests for $80 million

(12/20/2015) Key Petroleum set to take Bosnia concession

(12/20/2015) MOECO buying Myanmar interest from PTTEP

(12/18/2015) BP buys Devon's New Mexico & Colorado San Juan Basin properties

(12/18/2015) Laramie acquiring Piceance Basin properties for $157.5 million

(12/18/2015) UKOG adds more interest in UK Weald Basin license

(12/18/2015) 47 companies awarded UK onshore blocks in 14th Licensing Round

(12/17/2015) Africa Energy acquiring 90% stake in South Africa offshore block

(12/17/2015) UK OGA launches 14th Onshore UK Oil & Gas Licensing Round

(12/16/2015) Mexico prepping to auction postponed deepwater licenses

(12/16/2015) Mexico awards another 15 onshore field development contracts (update)

(12/16/2015) New Zealand awards 9 new permits in 2015 Block Offer

(12/16/2015) MX & Geo Estratos JV wins 4 Veracruz fields in Mexico onshore round

(12/16/2015) Sound farming into Moroccan onshore Tendrara Lakbir Block

(12/15/2015) Mexico awards 1st 5 onshore concessions in historic round

(12/15/2015) Taipan backs out of Pakistan Salam Block stake acquisition

(12/13/2015) Shelton passes Ukraine stake in Zhoda to shareholders

(12/13/2015) Dana Gas & partners press $11 billion in claims against Kurd government

(12/13/2015) Shell selling New Zealand assets to streamline portfolio

(12/11/2015) Statoil & Repsol in North Sea, US, and Brazil asset transactions

(12/11/2015) ConocoPhillips & Chevron seeking to sell South Natuna Sea block

(12/11/2015) Byron farms out 3 US Gulf leases to Otto Energy

(12/11/2015) Steam Oil acquiring North Sea Elke & Narwhal Fields

(12/10/2015) Parsley acquiring more Midland Basin acreage in Texas

(12/10/2015) Brazil sells marginal concessions to small local operators

(12/10/2015) Saturn Minerals assumes 100% interest in Saskatchewan well

(12/9/2015) MEO extends Western Australia WA-488-P work program by a year

(12/9/2015) BP adds more interest in Egypt's West Nile Delta Project

(12/8/2015) Ruspetro receives extended license in Khanty-Mansiysk

(12/8/2015) BLM postpones Michigan & Arkansas lease sale to next year

(12/7/2015) Iran agrees to $3 billion development of Persian Gulf field

(12/7/2015) Devon acquiring Felix Energy Anadarko Basin acreage for $1.9 billion

(12/7/2015) NuTech adding another 7,000 wells in Wyoming

(12/7/2015) Pennine confirmed as winner of Albania's Block Velca

(12/6/2015) ConocoPhillips & CNE sign to explore for shale oil in Colombia

(12/6/2015) Guyana awarding Tullow offshore exploration license

(12/4/2015) 26 companies apply for offshore Norway licenses in 23rd Round

(12/4/2015) Cyprus grants Total a 2-year extension on its offshore Block 11

(12/4/2015) Providence ups stake in Irish Sea license to 100%

(12/3/2015) PetroRio takes Maersk stake in Brazil's Polvo Field & Block

(12/3/2015) NuTech adding more than 2,000 Wyoming wells

(12/3/2015) US BLM approves Wyoming Paw Paw exploration unit

(12/3/2015) Providence sub granted farm-in option offshore Ireland

(12/3/2015) Husky signs with CNOOC for South China Sea block

(12/2/2015) African Petroleum's EHL in Sierra Leone's SL-03 1st extension period

(12/2/2015) Lime completes acquisition of Barents Sea stake from North Energy

(12/1/2015) Mexico sets bid minimums for this month's bid round

(12/1/2015) Blue Whale buys Texas Permian Basin assets for $1.08 billion

(12/1/2015) Montana Exploration farming into Montana shallow gas acreage

(12/1/2015) Lekoil buying Afren stake in Nigeria's offshore Ogo discovery block

(12/1/2015) INEOS takes over DEA UK North Sea gasfields

(12/1/2015) Sterling disputes Cameroon reclaiming Ntem Concession

(11/30/2015) Gulfsands' request to extend Rharb permits refused

(11/30/2015) Rosneft sells 20% stake in Taas-Yuryakh Neftegazodobycha to BP

(11/30/2015) New Iran oil contract model revealed

(11/29/2015) Bulgaria puts up onshore Kitka Block for bidding

(11/27/2015) Cairn-led JV granted 3-year extension to Senegal concession

(11/25/2015) Bankers Petroleum awarded Hungary Pannonian Basin block

(11/23/2015) KrisEnergy granted Thai Gulf Rossukon Production Area

(11/23/2015) Elk acquires all Devon Oil properties in Nebraska

(11/23/2015) Resolute selling Texas Midland Basin Gardendale assets

(11/23/2015) Jericho makes 4th acquisition in Central Oklahoma

(11/23/2015) BG takes stake in Cyprus' Aphrodite gas discovery block

(11/22/2015) Cairn India's Barmer concession in Rajasthan to extend 10 years

(11/22/2015) Philex unit pulls out of Peru exploration project

(11/19/2015) Zimbabwe's Hwange seeking bidders for CBM exploration

(11/19/2015) 88 Energy acquires added Alaska North Slope Icewine acreage

(11/19/2015) Aminex deal with Bowleven cuts Kiliwani stake, adds Ruvuma stake

(11/18/2015) UKOG wins OGA consent to acquire stake in UK Weald Basin license

(11/17/2015) Premier selling entire Norwegian holding to Det Norske Oljeselskap

(11/17/2015) Large Western Siberia Erginskoye Field set for auction in 2016

(11/17/2015) Oyster assuming Afren role in Madagascar's Block 1101

(11/17/2015) Statoil withdrawing from Alaska's Chukchi Sea licenses

(11/16/2015) Noble selling stake in small eastern Mediterranean fields

(11/16/2015) TransAtlantic Petroleum selling all assets in Albania

(11/16/2015) InfraStrata exiting UK licenses with sales to Corallian & Osmington

(11/16/2015) Andes partners with Canacol to develop Interoil assets in Colombia

(11/16/2015) JKX granted northeastern Hungary's Hernad I & II licenses

(11/12/2015) Bapex calls for bids by shortlisted potential project partners

(11/12/2015) Eni signs 3 IEOC Egyptian concession amendments & a new PSC

(11/12/2015) Statoil wins 6 licenses off Newfoundland, 2 off Nova Scotia

(11/12/2015) Peru lowering oil & gas royalties to promote exploration

(11/12/2015) Namibia renews Global licenses offshore in the Walvis Basin

(11/11/2015) Slimwell farms into Ardent's UK Southern Gas Basin blocks

(11/11/2015) Tullow farms out stakes in Kenya, Suriname, & Norway

(11/11/2015) Azinor Catalyst farming into Xcite UK North Sea Quad 9 blocks

(11/11/2015) Hibiscus acquiring Hydra Energy & its 7 Western Australia blocks

(11/11/2015) Mexico makes 3rd bid round terms more flexible

(11/11/2015) Occidental selling stake in Iraq's Eni-operated Zubair Field

(11/10/2015) Pine Cliff pays $185 million for Central Alberta Viking assets

(11/9/2015) Callon adds interest in Texas Central Midland Basin fields

(11/9/2015) Santos sells Kipper Field stake off Australia to Mitsui & Company

(11/9/2015) OGA divides Hurricane's West of Shetland license into 4 subareas

(11/9/2015) Maersk farms into Africa Oil licenses in Kenya and Ethiopia

(11/9/2015) Marathon Oil sells US Gulf Ewing Bank assets

(11/8/2015) Malawi exploration licenses in violation of international accords

(11/8/2015) Rosneft offers Japanese role in East Siberia & Far East projects

(11/6/2015) Torchlight sells Hunton Project assets in Oklahoma

(11/6/2015) Statoil stake in Nigeria Agbami Field reduced

(11/5/2015) InterOil upping stakes in PNG Triceratops & Raptor blocks

(11/4/2015) SandRidge acquiring Colorado Niobrara Shale assets

(11/4/2015) Range selling southwestern Virginia Nora-Haysi assets

(11/4/2015) Pilot acquiring Caracal's stake in Western Australia permit

(11/3/2015) Indonesia inviting bids for 3 onshore shale gas blocks

(11/3/2015) Soco relinquishes controversial DR Congo Block V

(11/3/2015) Bayou City links with TXON-SCZ to buy North Texas fields

(11/3/2015) Ireland grants Providence sub Exola Barryroe extension

(11/2/2015) Octant in 3 pacts with Afren subsidiaries for Kenya & Tanzania blocks

(11/2/2015) LOTOS acquiring ExxonMobil stakes in Norway's Sleipner Fields

(11/2/2015) Sona Petroleum buying offshore Western Australia Stag Field

(10/30/2015) Total farm-in into Myanmar's Rankine Basin Block A-6 approved

(10/29/2015) Murphy farming into PVEP-operated block offshore Vietnam

(10/29/2015) Mozambique chooses winning bids for 5th licensing round

(10/29/2015) Genel sells 20% stake in Kurdistan Chia Surkh Block

(10/29/2015) Equatorial Guinea awards 2 new PSCs, not renewing ExxonMobil's PSC

(10/29/2015) Statoil farms into South Africa concession with ExxonMobil

(10/28/2015) Oxy selling Bakken assets & exiting North Dakota Williston Basin

(10/28/2015) INEOS boosts stake in UK North Sea Clipper South

(10/27/2015) Galp & Kosmos granted Sao Tome & Principe Block 6

(10/27/2015) Gabon launches new 2016 deepwater bid round

(10/27/2015) Providence begins farmout of Ireland's Spanish Point

(10/27/2015) Serica acquiring Columbus Field extension area in UK North Sea block

(10/27/2015) Ecopetrol assuming operation of Colombia's Rubiales Field

(10/26/2015) Yantai Xinchao paying $1.3 billion for Texas oilfields

(10/26/2015) Elixir acquiring AWE interest in Western Australia Cliff Head Field

(10/25/2015) Zarubezhneft picking up $6 billion in Iranian oil projects

(10/23/2015) New World scores year extension to Belize PSA

(10/21/2015) First Titan signs LOI for West Texas Cline Shale field

(10/21/2015) DR Congo extends Total's Block III license by 2 years

(10/21/2015) Trinity selling onshore Trinidad licenses to Touchstone

(10/20/2015) ERHC transferring Sao Tome Block 11 rights to Kosmos

(10/20/2015) Beijing Energy high bidder for 3 Xinjiang, China blocks

(10/20/2015) Rex relinquishing Bonaparte Basin farm-in with MEO

(10/19/2015) Baron sub hands over field complex in Colombia to Ecopetrol

(10/19/2015) Australia's New South Wales buying back cancelled license

(10/19/2015) Po Valley sells Italy's La Prospera license to AleAnna

(10/19/2015) AziLat acquiring OGX stakes in 2 blocks offshore Brazil

(10/19/2015) Sequa buys 15% stake in Norway's Gina Krog development

(10/18/2015) Jericho taking stake in central Oklahoma Mississippi Lime leases

(10/18/2015) Oxy selling all North Dakota shale oil assets to Lime Rock

(10/18/2015) US Interior Department cancels Arctic offshore lease sales

(10/16/2015) MEO exiting 3 concession permits offshore Australia

(10/16/2015) Gulfsands fails to get extension for Morocco Fes Concession

(10/16/2015) Rifle Shot adds Redwater acreage in Alberta, Canada

(10/15/2015) Ajax Resources buys W&T stake in West Texas Yellow Rose Field

(10/15/2015) Woodside selling stake in Timor Sea Laminaria-Corallina

(10/14/2015) Gastar upping stake in Oklahoma wells & acreage

(10/14/2015) Det Norske buying Svenska operations in Norway

(10/14/2015) DEA buys E.On Norwegian assets for $1.6 billion

(10/13/2015) Triple Energy to acquire CBM blocks in China's Ordos Basin

(10/13/2015) Compass sells Cotton Valley assets to Indigo Minerals

(10/13/2015) Repsol & Armstrong re-align Alaska North Slope interests

(10/13/2015) CNOOC extends Primeline South China Sea exploration period

(10/13/2015) Rosneft takes over Brazil's Solimoes Project from PetroRio

(10/12/2015) Renewal of license for France Aquitaine Basin block refused

(10/12/2015) North sells minority stake in Barents Sea license to Pure E&P

(10/12/2015) Eni awarded 2 more Egyptian Mediterranean concessions

(10/11/2015) BP has no agreement with Iran on field developments

(10/11/2015) Angola to award 10 onshore blocks by December

(10/11/2015) INEOS buying UK North Sea gas assets from DEA

(10/9/2015) Tullow regains stake in Gabon's Ezanga Block and Onal Fields

(10/9/2015) Lundin sells Indonesian assets to Medco Energi

(10/8/2015) Brazil Round 13 fails to find many bidders, awards 37 blocks

(10/8/2015) Petrogrand adds stake in 3 Komi, Russia producing fields

(10/8/2015) Royale farms into California's Sacramento Basin Grimes Field

(10/8/2015) Encana selling Colorado DJ Basin assets for $900 million

(10/7/2015) RSP Permian set to acquire Texas Midland Basin assets

(10/7/2015) Bass Strait Oil wins extension of Gippsland Basin permit

(10/7/2015) Urals granted license expanding its Arcticneft acreage in Russia

(10/6/2015) Penn Virginia has divested non-core Texas assets

(10/6/2015) Egypt's EGAS awards 4 new Mediterranean exploration licenses

(10/6/2015) Nostra Terra & IRG granted stake in Egypt's East Ghazalat Block

(10/6/2015) IPR awarded 2 new blocks in Egypt's Eastern Desert

(10/5/2015) Tanzania's TPDC to take stake in Kiliwani North development

(10/5/2015) Mandala farming into Ramba's Lemang Block in Sumatra

(10/2/2015) Andes quits Brazil joint venture with Imetame

(10/2/2015) Statoil buys First Oil's stake in UK Alfa Sentral license

(10/1/2015) Gazprom & Wintershall complete Russia & North Sea asset swap

(10/1/2015) Soyuzneftegaz exiting Syrian offshore concession

(9/30/2015) EGPC taking stake in southern Iraq Block 9

(9/30/2015) Five PSCs awarded for Mexico's shallow water fields

(9/30/2015) Iran Cabinet approves new Iran Petroleum Contract

(9/30/2015) KazMunaiGas sells half its stake in giant Caspian Kashagan Field

(9/30/2015) Parex farming into Ecopetrol's Aguas Blancas Block in Colombia

(9/30/2015) Petsec completes acquisition of AWE & Mitsui stakes in Yemen block

(9/29/2015) Founders farms into Torchlight's West Texas Orogrande Project

(9/29/2015) Shell to be awarded Bulgaria's Black Sea Silistar Block

(9/29/2015) Origin & JV partners relinquish off Vietnam in Song Hong Basin

(9/28/2015) Beach sale of interest in Egypt's Abu Sennan Block preempted

(9/28/2015) BG buys Repsol stakes in Canadian North Atlantic

(9/27/2015) Royale buys out Rampart in Alaska North Slope Western Block

(9/25/2015) Croatia awards 3 offshore licenses in Adriatic Sea

(9/24/2015) Senex sells Maisey Block in Queensland's ATP889 to GLNG

(9/24/2015) FAR options farm-in into Senegal's offshore Djiffere Block

(9/23/2015) HALO acquiring Natuna Sea Duyung Block offshore Indonesia

(9/23/2015) Wexpro & Laramie Energy JV to develop Colorado Piceance Basin gas

(9/22/2015) DONG passing Danish North Sea pipelines to Energinet

(9/22/2015) Alta Mesa sells Eagle Ford subsidiary to EnerVest for $125 million

(9/22/2015) Kosmos elects to withdraw from licenses offshore Ireland

(9/21/2015) Pertamina acquiring ExxonMobil's Sumatra blocks

(9/21/2015) Total sells stake in Alberta's Fort Hills oil sands project to Suncor

(9/20/2015) Iran to reveal new oil contracts in November

(9/18/2015) Sonangol extends deadline for bids on 10 onshore Angola blocks

(9/17/2015) Resolute sells Wyoming Powder River Hilight Field for $55 million

(9/17/2015) GdF Suez farms into Hansa's 4Quads licenses off Netherlands

(9/16/2015) Tower signs PSC for Cameroon's Thali offshore concession

(9/16/2015) Antilles farms out stake in onshore Peru block to Union Group

(9/15/2015) Mexico imposing minimum fiscal terms for upcoming licensing

(9/15/2015) Genel buying OMV's stake in Kurd Iraq's Bina Bawi Field

(9/15/2015) New World relinquishes Danish licenses

(9/15/2015) Torchlight farms out stake in Texas Marcelina Creek Project

(9/15/2015) Penn West sells Alberta Greater Mitsue assets for $192.5 million

(9/14/2015) Viking agrees to acquire stakes in 9 Kansas & Missouri leases

(9/14/2015) Bapex picks potential partners for Bangladesh Block 22

(9/14/2015) BOEM proposes 40-million-acre Gulf of Mexico lease sales

(9/10/2015) Doriemus takes stake in Greenland Gas & Oil and onshore licenses

(9/10/2015) Brazil's ANP okays 37 companies to bid in October round

(9/10/2015) Rajasthan signs MoUs with 9 companies for infrastructure projects

(9/9/2015) Erin granted extension to exploration period on Kenyan blocks

(9/9/2015) Norway receives 43 applications for APA 2015 licenses

(9/8/2015) Brazil's ANP approves Karoon Gas revised appraisal plan

(9/7/2015) Ramba farming out stake in Indonesia's Lemang Block

(9/7/2015) Sound signs agreement to acquire stake in onshore Morocco license

(9/6/2015) Sequa wins license extension for Kazakhstan's Aksai Block

(9/4/2015) BOEM calls for Gulf of Mexico nominations for 2017-22 lease sales

(9/4/2015) ONGC buying 15% stake in Rosneft's Vankorneft

(9/4/2015) Gazprom & OMV talk development of Russia's Urengoy Field IV & V

(9/3/2015) India to auction 69 small & marginal fields

(9/3/2015) Indonesia offering 21 blocks for bid in 2016

(9/3/2015) ARE acquires Harris Leases in Callahan County, Texas

(9/3/2015) Margin farms out UK license interests to Simwell & Comtrack

(9/3/2015) MEO Australia signs PSC for onshore Cuba concession

(9/2/2015) Pilot farming into Empire's Western Australia Perth Basin permits

(9/2/2015) WPX sells Wyoming Powder River Basin CBM assets

(9/1/2015) Trinity sub sells Trinidad Gaupo-1 Block to New Horizon

(9/1/2015) W&T sells Texas' Permian Basin Yellow Rose Field

(8/31/2015) PTTEP selling stakes in Myanmar to Mitsui Oil & Palang Sophon

(8/31/2015) Swala exits Zambia, extends Tanzania drilling

(8/28/2015) Independent Oil & Gas wins Skipper & Blythe license extensions

(8/27/2015) Tap Oil awarded shallow water Myanmar Moattama Basin PSC

(8/26/2015) Mexico improves terms for next phases of licensing Round 1

(8/26/2015) JX Nippon farming into Foz do Amazonas block off Brazil

(8/26/2015) Brazil's ANP approve 22 more bidders for 13th licensing round

(8/25/2015) Brazil Bidding Round 13 blocks & approved bidders revealed

(8/25/2015) Mosman acquiring New Zealand producing assets from Origin

(8/25/2015) Encana sells Louisiana's Haynesville gas assets to GeoSouthern

(8/24/2015) Det Norske Oljeselskap buys North Energy stake in Barents Sea block

(8/24/2015) Aminex selling stake in Egypt's West Esh el Mellahah-2

(8/24/2015) Cobalt sells offshore Angola interests to Sonangol

(8/23/2015) Peru's largest block awarded to Pacific Exploration & Production

(8/21/2015) Eagle pays $30 million for Twining Field Alberta assets

(8/21/2015) Erin entering 1st added exploration period in Kenya blocks

(8/21/2015) Azonto sells Vioco stake to Vitol, exits Cote d'Ivoire

(8/21/2015) Lukoil closes sale of Kazakh project owner to Sinopec

(8/20/2015) 20 companies pre-qualified for 2nd part of Mexico's Round 1

(8/20/2015) Lundin farming out stake in new Norwegian North Sea license

(8/20/2015) AEP farming into Armour's McArthur Basin Project in Australia

(8/20/2015) WHL wins variation & extension of VIC/P67 work program

(8/19/2015) Circle renews Tunisia Mahdi Block exploration permit

(8/19/2015) CNOOC grants 2 South China Sea PSCs to Roc Oil

(8/19/2015) US Western Gulf lease sale has lowest turnout since 1986

(8/18/2015) UK awards new onshore England & Scotland E&P blocks

(8/16/2015) Enviro groups call for postponing US Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale

(8/16/2015) ONGC-led JV to develop Iran's Farzad-B gasfield

(8/16/2015) Galicia selling Zinest Holdings & Ukraine assets

(8/14/2015) Marquee expands Banff assets with buy of added light oil acreage

(8/13/2015) AEP takes a stake in Pangaea's Northern Territory, Australia shale play

(8/13/2015) South Africa to license shale gas exploration via fraccing

(8/13/2015) JOGMEC funding new Idemitsu & Sumitomo Vietnam acquisitions

(8/12/2015) Lukoil awarded Eastern Siberia Vostochno-Taimyrsky Block

(8/11/2015) Beach acquiring AGL's ATP1056-P interest in Queensland, Australia

(8/11/2015) ConocoPhillips looking to sell stake in Indonesia Natuna Sea block

(8/11/2015) Uganda eliminates only 1 firm from prequalified bidders

(8/11/2015) Mirach wins Block D exploration extension off Cambodia

(8/11/2015) Hydrocarb wins year extension to Namibia Owambo license

(8/11/2015) Taipan acquiring half of Pakistan's PEL interest in Sindh Salam Block

(8/10/2015) Afren in default of PSC for Madagascar's Block 1101

(8/10/2015) Rockhopper near award of Italy's Ombrina Mare production concession

(8/10/2015) Ganope awards 5 blocks in Gulf of Suez, Eastern Desert, & Kom Ombo

(8/10/2015) Elixir & Apollo granted permits for Colorado Petra Project

(8/9/2015) American Resources Exploration adds Utah acreage

(8/7/2015) Cobalt takes over US Gulf Goodfellow deepwater prospect

(8/7/2015) Iran to launch 50-project roadshow in December

(8/6/2015) Shell & Petromanas awarded Albania onshore concession

(8/6/2015) ExxonMobil adds Texas Permian Basin Midland Basin acreage

(8/6/2015) Otto acquires Borealis & stake in Alaska North Slope acreage

(8/6/2015) Ping & Hibiscus acquiring UK North Sea Anasuria Cluster

(8/5/2015) Swala awaiting Tanzania's FCC okay for license farmouts

(8/5/2015) New Western adds Oklahoma Avant Field acreage

(8/5/2015) No bids received for Peru's largest block in yesterday's auction

(8/5/2015) Touchstone sells Saskatchewan interests for $3.19 million

(8/4/2015) RSP Permian picks up more Midland Basin horizontal acreage

(8/4/2015) Pacific & Hibiscus win Egypt's Southeast Ras El Ush Concession

(8/4/2015) PGNiG farming into German E&P project with CEP

(8/3/2015) Octanex moves for retention lease for Ascalon gasfield discovery

(8/3/2015) BP withdrawing from 3 blocks offshore Uruguay

(8/3/2015) Lime acquiring EnQuest's stakes in Norwegian Sea licenses

(8/2/2015) Mozambique closes bidding in 5th Licensing Round

(7/31/2015) Savannah awarded PSC for Niger Agadem Rift Basin license

(7/31/2015) Total takes over operatorship of PNG Elk-Antelope license

(7/30/2015) ConocoPhillips selling Alaska Cook Inlet gasfields

(7/30/2015) Rosneft & Exxon Mobil link for Mozambique licensing

(7/29/2015) OMV selling 30% stake in UK North Sea Rosebank Project

(7/29/2015) Mexico postponing deepwater licensing round to adjust terms

(7/29/2015) Total sells West of Shetland minority stakes to SSE E&P UK

(7/29/2015) OMV & Marathon relinquish 7 licenses offshore Croatia

(7/28/2015) Pan Andean to reapply for Ghana Tano Basin block

(7/28/2015) Trinity terminates its offshore Trinidad purchase from Centrica

(7/28/2015) Vermilion farms into 19 northwest Germany licenses

(7/27/2015) UK OGA reveals 41 new license awards

(7/27/2015) Goodrich sells its Texas Eagle Ford Shale leasehold

(7/26/2015) Total wins Sri Lanka east coast exploration rights

(7/24/2015) Pemex to submit last 5 deepwater JVs for approval

(7/24/2015) ConocoPhillips ends shale gas exploration in China

(7/24/2015) Global exits Juan de Nova Est Permit in Mozambique Channel

(7/24/2015) OMV buys major stake in Madagascar's Grand Prix Block

(7/24/2015) Red Emperor farm-in stake in Philippines given government okay

(7/23/2015) Crew Energy granted 53 sections of Montney land in British Columbia

(7/22/2015) Bolivia opening 7 protected reserves to oil & gas exploration

(7/22/2015) Arabella sells & receives Permian Basin assets

(7/22/2015) Xplorer taking stakes in 5 Moroccan permits from Teredo

(7/21/2015) San Leon relinquishes 4 Polish licenses, passes others to PKN Orlen

(7/21/2015) Otto buying into Borealis stake in Great Bear's Alaska North Slope acreage

(7/20/2015) PGNiG & PKN Orlen form JV to explore Poland's Bieszczady Mountains

(7/20/2015) Sonangol calls for prequalified bids on 10 onshore blocks

(7/19/2015) Reliance relinquishing 2 India East Coast discoveries

(7/16/2015) BOEM issues final notice of Western US Gulf sale

(7/16/2015) Penn Virginia converts East Texas assets to cash for Eagle Ford

(7/16/2015) Timor Leste terminates JPDA 06-103 production sharing contract

(7/16/2015) Sound awarded Italy's Casa Tonetto production concession

(7/15/2015) Mexico's historic 1st licensing garners just 2 sales out of 14 blocks

(7/15/2015) Greece gets 3 bids for deepwater blocks

(7/14/2015) MEO shifts work program for Timor Sea block off NW Australia

(7/14/2015) Providence wins South Celtic Sea license extension

(7/14/2015) Peru delaying auction of Block 1-AB at request of bidders

(7/14/2015) Egdon farms out stakes in UK Lincolnshire license

(7/14/2015) WPX paying $2.35 billion for RKI & its Permian Basin assets

(7/13/2015) MX acquiring stake in offshore Nigeria Block OML113

(7/13/2015) Argentina reducing Vaca Muerta investment incentives

(7/13/2015) Cupet says US partners for Cuban offshore E&P possible

(7/12/2015) Sri Lanka to auction abandoned Cairn offshore concession

(7/10/2015) DualEx adds a year to Tunisia Bouhajla exploration period

(7/9/2015) Nostra Terra farms into Wyoming Big Horn Basin prospect

(7/9/2015) Pemex not participating in Mexico's Round 1, Phase 1

(7/9/2015) LGO acquires BOLT Cedros Peninsula assets in Trinidad

(7/8/2015) Valeura's Banarli Block in Turkey split into 2 new blocks

(7/7/2015) XTO selling Alaska Cook Inlet assets to Hilcorp

(7/7/2015) Private Chinese companies allowed to bid for Xinjiang blocks

(7/7/2015) Four companies exit Mexico's Round 1 licensing

(7/7/2015) Maxim wins 6-month extension to Hassi Berkane Block in Morocco

(7/7/2015) Legacy buys East Texas gas properties from Anadarko & WGP

(7/6/2015) Circle seeking farm-in partner for Tunisia's offshore Mahdia Block

(7/6/2015) ACL buys Peak North Sumatra sub & its stake in South Block A

(7/6/2015) LINN sells last of its Wolfcamp acreage in Texas

(7/6/2015) Western Australia grants Buru-Mitsubishi JV Ungani production licenses

(7/6/2015) Rosneft wins Brazil ANP approval of Solimoes acquisition

(7/6/2015) Providence acquiring Atlantic Petroleum stake off Ireland

(7/5/2015) Mexico to offer 670 onshore & offshore prospects for exploration

(7/5/2015) Africa Energy exits Puntland, Somalia Nugaal & Dharoor Blocks

(7/5/2015) Stratex farms out Texas Zavala Buda Limestone project

(7/5/2015) Madagascar looking to replace ExxonMobil in 3 offshore blocks

(7/3/2015) Mexico set to auction 244 oilfields in next 5 years

(7/3/2015) Kazakhstan's Karazhanbas Field contract extended to 2035

(7/2/2015) Energy XXI sells East Bay Field offshore Louisiana

(7/2/2015) Norway's Sverdrup Field stakes divvied up

(7/2/2015) PetroRio buying Petrobras stake in Brazil's Bijupira & Salema

(7/2/2015) Noreco exiting Denmark's Nini & Cicilie licenses

(7/1/2015) Uganda shortlists 17 companies for bidding round

(7/1/2015) Comstock sells East Texas Eagle Ford assets

(7/1/2015) Noreco sells Norwegian North Sea Oselvar Field stake

(7/1/2015) FourPoint acquiring Western Anadarko assets in Oklahoma

(7/1/2015) KazMunaiGas selling half its stake in Kazakh Kashagan Field

(6/30/2015) Hansa scores 5 contiguous blocks in southern North Sea

(6/29/2015) New Standard sells US & Australia assets to Sundance Energy

(6/29/2015) Egdon farming out stake in UK Holmwood Prospect license

(6/29/2015) Amerisur buys Petrodorado Colombia subsidiary & interests

(6/29/2015) Eni to share Kazakh Caspian Isatai Block with KazMunayGas

(6/29/2015) African Petroleum farming out Cote d'Ivoire concession

(6/28/2015) Four operators relinquish Sierra Leon concessions

(6/26/2015) Hellenic defies Albanian claims by seeking Ionian Sea concession

(6/26/2015) Kea selling stake in New Zealand license to Caliera

(6/26/2015) Red Rock options stake in Elephant Oil & Benin onshore block

(6/25/2015) Apache picks up another PSC offshore Suriname

(6/25/2015) Roxi wins 3-year Kazakh BNG license extension

(6/24/2015) Chevron selling stakes in Nigeria shallow water blocks

(6/24/2015) Woodside offered Browse retention lease renewals

(6/23/2015) IPB wins Western Australia offshore permit extensions

(6/23/2015) PetroVietnam links with Gazprom to develop Russian fields

(6/23/2015) E.On selling North Sea & Algeria oil & gas assets

(6/22/2015) Gazprom ready to invite Total back to Shtokmanovskoye

(6/22/2015) Union Oil & Gas acquires HEPL & Peru Maranon Basin block

(6/22/2015) Union Jack ups stake in UK Lincolnshire Biscathorpe license

(6/22/2015) PDVSA & Rosneft forming JV for Mariscal Sucre gas project

(6/22/2015) WPX adds more San Juan Basin Gallup acreage in New Mexico

(6/21/2015) GulfSlope granted 2 US Gulf blocks in Lease Sale 235

(6/19/2015) Pertamina taking over Mahakam Block offshore Kalimantan

(6/19/2015) BP buys 20% of Rosneft's Taas & one of East Siberia's largest fields

(6/18/2015) Americas Petrogas selling Argentina assets to Tecpetrol

(6/18/2015) White Knight acquires California San Joaquin Basin producing fields

(6/18/2015) Wintershall sells stakes in 4 Norwegian North Sea fields to Tellus

(6/18/2015) Petrovietnam acquires all Chevron assets in Vietnam

(6/17/2015) Escalera acquiring Warren's Wyoming's Atlantic Rim leases

(6/16/2015) Petro Vista selling Brazil's Tartaruga Block to Maha Energy

(6/16/2015) Finder acquires 1st non-Australian assets in Alberta

(6/16/2015) Lekoil farm-in into Nigeria's Otakikpo marginal field approved

(6/16/2015) Sterling sells Romanian Black Sea stake to Petroceltic

(6/15/2015) UKOG wins extension on Isle of Wight license

(6/15/2015) Pancontinental & Tullow modify Namibia farm-in agreement

(6/11/2015) Petro Matad's farmout to BG of stakes in Mongolia blocks approved

(6/10/2015) Petrel farming out Uruguay Salto and Piedra Sola Concessions

(6/9/2015) Great Western buys more Wattenberg acreage & producing wells

(6/8/2015) Brazil to auction 269 blocks in 13th round in October

(6/8/2015) KUB-Gas wins new eastern Ukraine concession

(6/7/2015) Sound farming into Tendrara Block onshore Morocco

(6/7/2015) ConocoPhillips quits Poland shale gas exploration

(6/5/2015) Cairn quits Spain's Gulf of Valencia concessions

(6/5/2015) Delphi selling Greater Wapiti assets in Alberta

(6/5/2015) Glori takes majority stake in South Texas Bonnie View Field

(6/5/2015) Northcote expanding Indonesia assets with CEB Resources

(6/5/2015) Serica adds interest in UK North Sea Erskine Field & license

(6/5/2015) Egdon & Union Jack up stakes in UK Lincolnshire license

(6/5/2015) Cue takes operating stake in Texas' Pine Mills oilfield

(6/4/2015) Galilee taking over Queensland's Glenaras coal seam gas project

(6/4/2015) Central adds operating stake in Australia Northern Territory Mereenie Field

(6/3/2015) Serinus wins 3-year extension to Romania's Satu Mare Concession

(6/3/2015) Croatia awards 6 onshore licenses to 3 companies

(6/3/2015) Rey in Western Australia Canning Basin JV with Oil Basins

(6/3/2015) IOG acquires Alpha's interest in UK North Sea Skipper discovery

(6/3/2015) Sterling takes another offshore Mauritania stake

(6/2/2015) Eneabba completes acquisition of Western Australia Perth Basin permit

(6/2/2015) Frontier farming out operating interest in Oman Rub al Khali block

(6/2/2015) Premier acquires Chrysaor's stake in West of Shetland Solan Field

(6/2/2015) ExxonMobil & COPL set to resume Liberia operations

(6/2/2015) Uganda launching 1st licensing round in Albertine Graben

(6/1/2015) Swala farms out Tanzania blocks to Tata Petrodyne

(6/1/2015) Eni agrees to $2 billion exploration pact with Egypt

(6/1/2015) Zeta gets farm-in offer for Romania's producing Bobocu Block

(6/1/2015) Mexico relaxes limits for 1st round bidding & contracts

(6/1/2015) Pertamina proposes takeover of Sanga-Sanga Block

(6/1/2015) Statoil granted 4 offshore licenses in Pacific off Nicaragua

(6/1/2015) Pancontinental & PTTEP withdrawing from Kenya offshore block

(5/28/2015) Premier Oil exiting Kenya's Block 2B

(5/28/2015) Petrobras relinquishes Brazil's deepwater Caramba concession

(5/28/2015) Jericho acquiring NE Oklahoma assets from Chaparral Energy

(5/27/2015) IWP adds interest in Texas' Bend Arch Lion JVs

(5/27/2015) Statoil taking half of Atlantic's stake in Norwegian Sea license

(5/27/2015) Interoil granted extension on Colombia concession

(5/27/2015) IWP adds interest in Texas' Bend Arch Lion JVs

(5/27/2015) Origo farms into 2 UK & 2 Norwegian offshore licenses

(5/27/2015) Woodside withdraws from Tanzania farm-in with Beach

(5/26/2015) Magnum Hunter sells non-core West Virginia acreage

(5/26/2015) Bidders approved for Mexico shallow water blocks

(5/26/2015) Indonesia awards 12 working area contracts

(5/24/2015) NZEC returns New Zealand North Island East Cape interest

(5/21/2015) NuEnergy acquiring Dart Indonesia & its CBM assets

(5/21/2015) MEO farms out stake in Western Australia permit to Rex

(5/21/2015) Questerre wins Jordan oil shale concessions

(5/20/2015) SacOil ends JV with Nigdel & quits Nigeria license

(5/20/2015) Third phase of Mexico's Round One licensing revealed

(5/20/2015) Terra Nova exits South Australia farm-in with Holloman

(5/20/2015) Wintershall relinquishing Block 4 North & departing Qatar

(5/19/2015) Albania putting up 7 onshore & offshore blocks for bid

(5/19/2015) DEA sells part of stake in Egypt's West Nile Delta Project

(5/19/2015) Chariot terminates Brazil farmout deal with AziLat

(5/18/2015) Lundin obtains production license for Russian Caspian field

(5/18/2015) JKX wins Elizavetovskoye license extension in Ukraine

(5/18/2015) Peak sub wins extension to North Sumatra South Block A

(5/18/2015) Australia puts 29 offshore areas up for bid

(5/17/2015) Adnoc awards GS Energy stake in ADCO onshore concession

(5/17/2015) No more Myanmar licensing rounds this year

(5/17/2015) Rosneft takes on operation of Brazilian Amazon blocks from PetroRio

(5/15/2015) Erin granted 2-year extension to Gambia concessions

(5/15/2015) MEO Australia renews northern Australia offshore permits

(5/14/2015) Icon granted renewal of Queensland Cooper-Eromanga permit

(5/14/2015) Horse Hill license onshore UK extended a year

(5/13/2015) Mexico opens bidding for oil & gas licenses in 26 areas

(5/13/2015) Carrizo farms into Texas Delaware Basin acreage

(5/13/2015) Oilex-led JV exiting JPDA license between Australia & Timor Leste

(5/12/2015) MEO Australia wins approval of NT/P68 six month extension

(5/10/2015) Noble enters Eagle Ford & Permian via Rosetta buy

(5/10/2015) South Africa preparing to license Karoo Basin shale gas exploration

(5/10/2015) Shell farms into Northern's Cascina Alberta onshore Italy

(5/7/2015) Atlantic selling stakes in UK North Sea Pegasus West

(5/7/2015) Sterling & ExxonMobil exiting Madagascar's Ampasindava Block

(5/6/2015) Fridman relents & is selling former RWE gasfields in UK North Sea

(5/6/2015) Qatar Petroleum calls for bids to operate Al-Shaheen Field

(5/6/2015) Gastar selling non-core Oklahoma assets for $462 million

(5/4/2015) Statoil & ConocoPhillips granted deepwater Myanmar block

(5/4/2015) Brazil launches 13th Licensing Round

(5/3/2015) Aethon & RedBird acquire Encana's Moneta Divide assets

(5/3/2015) Bayport acquiring producing Oklahoma acreage

(5/1/2015) Chariot wins year exploration phase extension to Mauritania license

(4/30/2015) Abraxas adds more acreage in McKenzie County, North Dakota

(4/30/2015) Lonestar adds Eagle Ford Shale acreage in La Sale County, Texas

(4/30/2015) Barbados awards BHP Billiton 2 offshore blocks

(4/29/2015) Nine Nova Scotia offshore blocks up for bid

(4/29/2015) Medco Energi wins 25-year extension to Oman operating license

(4/29/2015) Solo taking stake in Burj Africa for Nigeria marginal fields bidding

(4/28/2015) Ophir completes acquisition of 4 deepwater blocks off Indonesia

(4/28/2015) Condor granted Kazakhstan Zharkamys contract extension

(4/27/2015) TORC pays $430 million for Saskatchewan & Manitoba assets

(4/27/2015) Rockdale adds major interest in historic Oklahoma oilfield

(4/27/2015) Inpex acquires stake in Abu Dhabi onshore concession

(4/26/2015) Blackfeet Nation calls for cancellation of Glacier National Park leases

(4/24/2015) MOL acquiring Ithaca Norge & 14 Norwegian licenses

(4/23/2015) SNH rejects force majeure & renewal of Sterling's Ntem Concession

(4/22/2015) Woodside forgoes Rabat Deep Offshore Block operatorship

(4/22/2015) Red Emperor farming into Otto's offshore Philippines block

(4/22/2015) New Western to acquire Osage County, Oklahoma project

(4/21/2015) India to auction 69 marginal oil & gas fields

(4/21/2015) Origin wins Western Australia permit extension approval

(4/21/2015) Norway launches 2015 licensing round for predefined areas

(4/21/2015) Cairn India exiting Sri Lanka's Mannar B asin offshore exploration

(4/20/2015) Russia's LetterOne told to sell UK gasfield interests

(4/20/2015) Bulgaria offering 2 Black Sea exploration blocks for bid

(4/20/2015) CFG Energy granted Myanmar Thanintharyi offshore block

(4/19/2015) Six retention leases off Western Australia renewed

(4/19/2015) Gripen awaiting award of 4 licenses offshore Lithuania

(4/19/2015) ONGC taking over Tapti gasfield from Reliance & BG

(4/17/2015) Enap & Belorusneft sharing in Ecuador Amazon block

(4/17/2015) Petsec adds Oil Search interest in Yemen Al Barqa Block

(4/16/2015) Madagascar Oil wins approval of Tsimiroro plan & block award

(4/16/2015) Mozambique 5th licensing round bid deadline pushed back to July

(4/15/2015) Petrobras signs MoU for 3 new Bolivia E&P blocks

(4/15/2015) EnerGulf gets DR Congo extension for its onshore Lotshi Block

(4/15/2015) New Times farms into Argentina's Chirete Block

(4/14/2015) Total relinquishes Gulf of Oman deepwater block

(4/13/2015) Noble & Edison acquire Argos' North Falkland Basin license

(4/12/2015) Uruguay's Ancap may extend exploration contracts

(4/12/2015) CFG, TRG, & KMA win Myanmar's Block M-15

(4/12/2015) Alvpetro relinquishing 4 blocks in Brazil's Reconcavo Basin

(4/10/2015) Trans Energy sells West Virginia Marcellus assets for $71.3 million

(4/9/2015) Blackbird adds more Elmworth Montney acreage in Alberta

(4/8/2015) Apache sells last Australia E&P assets for $2.1 billion

(4/8/2015) Pancontinental exiting Kenya Lamu Basin deepwater block

(4/7/2015) Buru wins Yawuru approval for Ungani Field land use

(4/7/2015) BG farming into Petro Matad's Mongolia Blocks IV & V

(4/6/2015) Major international companies sign on for Mexico's 1st round

(4/6/2015) Gazprom Neft & Petrovietnam in joint Pechora Sea projects

(4/5/2015) Reliance wins 2 deepwater Myanmar's blocks

(4/5/2015) Iran to debut new oil & gas development contracts

(4/5/2015) Maryland opposes Atlantic OCS licensing & exploration

(4/3/2015) Sunset farming into Oman onshore concession

(4/3/2015) KKR & Fleur de Lis acquire Wyoming EOR assets

(4/2/2015) ExxonMobil wins Equatorial Guinea offshore concession

(4/2/2015) Frontier to drill exploration well in Oman's Block 38

(4/2/2015) Cluff granted new Scotland underground coal gasification license

(4/1/2015) Lime adds more interest in Norway's PL616

(4/1/2015) US Interior Department affirms 2008 Chukchi Sea Lease Sale

(4/1/2015) SacOil exits PSC for Nigeria's Transcorp-operated block

(3/31/2015) Eni granted PSCs for two new blocks offshore Myanmar

(3/31/2015) Petrobras selling Argentine Austral Basin assets to CGC

(3/30/2015) Rampart takes operatorship of Western Australia block from Neon

(3/30/2015) New Zealand launches its Block Offer 2015

(3/30/2015) Resolute selling non-core Midland Basin assets in West Texas

(3/29/2015) Pertamina to takeover East Kalimantan Mahakam Block

(3/29/2015) Noble nixes Ruth C license due to uncertain Israel regulations

(3/27/2015) Mexico extends exploration period for coming licenses

(3/27/2015) Chevron quits Australia's Nappamerri Trough Gas Project

(3/26/2015) Fastnet wins new Celtic Sea license, extends others

(3/26/2015) Sterling sells all Romania assets to Carlyle Group affiliate

(3/25/2015) Chevron's Unocal sub scores Myanmar offshore block

(3/25/2015) Petroceltic & Hess exit Kurd Iraq's Dinarta Block

(3/24/2015) West Virginia to see Statoil shale drilling under Ohio River

(3/23/2015) Cub Creek takes a stake in Colorado's Wattenberg Field acreage

(3/22/2015) DR Congo looking to license E&P in Virunga National Park

(3/22/2015) Pertamina to redo takeover plan for East Kalimantan block

(3/20/2015) Southwestern selling East Texas & Arkoma Basin assets

(3/20/2015) New World extends work deadline for Danish licenses

(3/20/2015) Hambleton discovery added to IOG's North Sea block

(3/20/2015) Woodside receives PSCs for 4 blocks offshore Myanmar

(3/20/2015) SPDC completes sale of Nigeria OML18 stake

(3/19/2015) EastSiberian & Petronic link for Nicaragua E&P

(3/19/2015) Indonesia awards licenses in latest on- and offshore round

(3/18/2015) Mizia wins rights to 4 onshore Bulgaria blocks

(3/18/2015) Brownstone sells Colorado assets to Coachman Energy

(3/18/2015) US Central Gulf lease sale garners $538.7 million in high bids

(3/18/2015) Statoil awarded Aru Trough I license off Indonesia

(3/17/2015) Croatia postpones Adriatic exploration licenses

(3/17/2015) Breitling buys stake in NW Oklahoma producing assets

(3/17/2015) Albania to sell state-owned oil & gas blocks

(3/16/2015) Shell having second thoughts on South Africa shale projects

(3/16/2015) EGPC farms into Iraqi block with Kuwait Energy

(3/15/2015) Kufpec awarded Pakistan's Paharpur Block

(3/15/2015) Iran to offer 17 blocks for international bid

(3/15/2015) Colombia's Rubiales Field contracts to terminate

(3/13/2015) Interra's Goldwater ups stake in South Sumatra block

(3/13/2015) Pemex planning to vie for Mexican licenses in Round One

(3/13/2015) Kea returns New Zealand Taranaki Basin Mercury permit

(3/13/2015) Orca sells South Australia Cooper Basin assets to Senex

(3/13/2015) Tourmaline acquiring Perpetual Energy's Alberta Deep assets

(3/12/2015) MEO sub seeking variations in Western Australia work program

(3/12/2015) Total selling UK North Sea Laggan-Tormore Field

(3/11/2015) Cue acquires 100% interest in Kalimantan, Indonesia concession

(3/11/2015) Azonto relinquishes Ghana deepwater exploration block

(3/11/2015) Kirkland sells stake in PNG permit to Barracuda

(3/10/2015) IGas farms out UK shale gas acreage to INEOS

(3/10/2015) Baraka to add Australia Northern Territory Georgina Basin acreage

(3/10/2015) Midstates selling Dequincy assets in Louisiana to Pintail

(3/9/2015) AGL returns Australia NSW coal seam license

(3/9/2015) UKOG hikes stake in Horse Hill & its UK Weald Basin licenses

(3/9/2015) KrisEnergy ups stake & takes operation of Vietnam block

(3/9/2015) Tap Oil awarded Western Australia Barrow & Dampier blocks

(3/8/2015) Eneabba options buy of GCC Methane & Perth Basin permit

(3/8/2015) Perupetro putting Peru's ex-Oxy block up for bid

(3/8/2015) Gazprom Neft wins 2 Khanty Mansiysk concessions

(3/6/2015) AJ Lucas adding stakes in 3 New South Wales licenses

(3/5/2015) Shell farms into Northern's Cascina Alberto Block in Italy

(3/5/2015) Wintershall assumes operation of Norway's Vega Field from Statoil

(3/4/2015) US BOEM to put up for bid 21 million acres in Western US Gulf

(3/4/2015) Brazil's licensing round 13 set for 2nd half of this year

(3/3/2015) Marathon buys ARP TriEnergy & coal gasification project

(3/3/2015) Force majeure granted for Forum's SC72 off Philippines

(3/3/2015) PetroShare acquires Colorado Wattenberg Field acreage

(3/3/2015) Minority interest in Tunisia's Ksar Hadada Block in farmout

(3/2/2015) Otto farms out stake in Philippines' SC55 to Red Emperor

(3/2/2015) Grand Gulf takes Yellowfin leases in Louisiana

(3/2/2015) Rose adds to acreage in Utah's Paradox & Uinta Basins

(3/1/2015) UK's DECC blocks Russian buy of North Sea fields

(2/27/2015) DualEx acquires remaining stake in Tunisia's Bouhajla Block

(2/27/2015) Mexico offering 5 blocks for bid in Round 1, Part 2

(2/27/2015) Blackbird adds more acreage to Alberta Elmworth Montney Project

(2/27/2015) Total taking over as operator of PNG Elk-Antelope license

(2/26/2015) COPL & Shoreline JV takes stakes off Tanzania & Namibia

(2/26/2015) 14 permits available in Australia 2nd round of 2014 offshore acreage

(2/24/2015) Thailand suspends bidding on new blocks indefinitely

(2/24/2015) Uganda offering 6 Albertine Graben blocks in open licensing round

(2/24/2015) Lundin farms out Norwegian Utsira High prospect to Lime

(2/24/2015) Inpex joins Santos in offshore Western Australia blocks

(2/24/2015) Key acquires Pancontinental & FAR stakes in Western Australia permits

(2/23/2015) Chevron relinquishing Romania shale gas interests

(2/23/2015) Titan doubles acreage in Texas salt domes

(2/22/2015) BOEM planning Florida Gulf Coast offshore leases

(2/22/2015) Egypt putting 8 Mediterranean blocks up for bid

(2/20/2015) Bonterra adding to Alberta Pembina assets

(2/20/2015) UKOG acquiring Magellan's UK onshore Markwells Wood license

(2/19/2015) Cairn passes Krishna Godavari onshore block to ONGC

(2/19/2015) Lansdowne gets okay to farmout Irish stake to Petronas sub

(2/18/2015) MEO Australia offering farm-in option off Australia

(2/18/2015) Lime acquiring Tullow stake in Norwegian Sea licenses

(2/18/2015) Croatia receives 7 bids for onshore Drava River Basin blocks

(2/18/2015) New Guinea Energy gets okay to sell stake in PNG license

(2/17/2015) Gulf Coast Western adds stakes in Alabama Smackover acreage

(2/17/2015) BHP selling Pakistan's Zamzama Field interest to Hashoo

(2/17/2015) Murphy transferring stake in Cameroon block to Sterling

(2/16/2015) ONGC transfers operatorship of India field to ACIL

(2/16/2015) Eni & KrisEnergy sharing Vietnam blocks after Neon exit

(2/16/2015) Sterling granted extension on offshore Madagascar blocks

(2/16/2015) Europa farms out stake in France's Tarbes Val d'Adour

(2/13/2015) Angola delineates 12 offshore Namibe Basin blocks for bid

(2/13/2015) Inpex awarded onshore acreage in Australia's Northern Territory

(2/12/2015) Peru Energy Ministry asks Pluspetrol to exit Amazon Block 108

(2/12/2015) TransGlobe walks away from Yemen onshore interests

(2/12/2015) Horn suspends Putland, Somalia Dharoor & Nugaal operations

(2/11/2015) Uganda readying licensing of 6 blocks in Albertine Basin

(2/11/2015) Trapoil relinquishing more UK North Sea assets

(2/11/2015) Tap Oil foregoing stake off Victoria, Australia in Otway Basin

(2/10/2015) Sterling takes a stake in Mauritania's C3 Block from Tullow

(2/10/2015) Adnoc signs $500 million, 2-field development deal with Oxy

(2/10/2015) SK awarded 2 Blocks off China in the South China Sea

(2/9/2015) Shell & Mitsui sign for 3 deepwater blocks off Myanmar

(2/9/2015) MEO swapping Blackwood stake for rest of permit held by Eni

(29/2015) Inpex sub Teikoku sells onshore Louisiana stake to Sibley

(2/8/2015) Hellenic & Energean in line for western Greece onshore blocks

(2/8/2015) Parsley adds to Reagan County, Texas acreage

(2/6/2015) Real Energy adds to Queensland Cooper Basin acreage

(2/6/2015) Seplat buys Chevron stake in NE Niger Delta block

(2/6/2015) Central US Gulf Lease Sale 235 to offer 7,788 blocks

(2/5/2015) Somon wins 3-year extension to Tajikistan exploration

(2/5/2015) TORC acquiring SE Saskatchewan light oil assets

(2/5/2015) Ratio wins offshore Malta Area 5

(2/5/2015) Thompson assumes Anadarko stake in New Zealand deepwater block

(2/5/2015) Ivanhoe's contract for Ecuador's Block 20 terminated

(2/4/2015) Nigeria's Ogoniland opened to oil exploration after 22 years

(2/4/2015) DualEx wins extension to Tunisia Bouhajla permit

(2/4/2015) New World granted extensions for Danish work projects

(2/4/2015) Chevron farms into 3 blocks offshore Mauritania

(2/3/2015) Cardiff farms out stakes in Gardiner Lime well in Texas

(2/3/2015) Total returns Papua, Indonesia SW Bird's Head Block

(2/3/2015) SORC acquires historic US Teapot Dome oilfield

(2/2/2015) BP relinquishing 2 offshore Indonesia blocks as too risky

(2/2/2015) UKOG adds to stakes in onshore & offshore UK licenses

(2/2/2015) EnQuest has withdrawn from Tunisia's Zarat Block & Didon Field

(2/2/2015) Tender Oil & Gas takes 2 onshore Senegal concessions

(2/1/2015) CNPC signs 6-year deal with Sudan for border area fields

(2/1/2015) Nighthawk in Colorado DJ Basin JV with Cascade

(2/1/2015) Chevron joins exodus from Poland's shale gas sector

(1/30/2015) Sonangol & Cohydro agree to joint Common Interest Zone E&P

(1/30/2015) Santos acquiring 20% interest in Malaysian deepwater block

(1/30/2015) African Petroleum pushes back farmout of Liberia concession

(1/29/2015) Great Western adds Wattenberg acreage in Colorado

(1/29/2015) Total granted stake in 40-year ADCO concession

(1/29/2015) Global extends Namibia license exploration period

(1/28/2015) Chevron in new US Gulf deepwater JV with BP & ConocoPhillips

(1/27/2015) Obama administration plans opening US Atlantic to E&P

(1/27/2015) American Eagle sells non-core stakes in North Dakota

(1/26/2015) NIS defaults on Hungary Mako Trough farm-in with Falcon

(1/25/2015) Pitkin farm-in offshore Palawan, Philippines terminated

(1/23/2015) Mexico's bidding round to be competitive despite oil prices

(1/23/2015) South Africa looking to license Karoo shale gas in July

(1/23/2015) Kazakh Energy Ministry okays Tethys contract extension

(1/22/2015) Indonesia offering 8 conventional oil & gas blocks

(1/22/2015) Start farming into Fayette, Mississippi field with Durban

(1/21/2015) Hawker acquiring TEG & California's Tapia Canyon & Eureka Fields

(1/20/2015) Norway's Barents Sea-focused 23rd licensing round launched

(1/20/2015) PetroRio buying Shell's Brazil Campos Basin assets

(1/20/2015) Norway awards 54 new licenses from APA 2014

(1/20/2015) Matador acquires New Mexico Delaware Basin acreage

(1/19/2015) Noreco transferring Norwegian Sea license stake to North Energy

(1/19/2015) Eni wins 3-year extension to Angola offshore Block 15/06

(1/18/2015) Total authorized to sell Angola stake to Statoil

(1/18/2015) Thai licensing round 21 to proceed despite NRC objection

(1/18/2015) QGEP exits Petrobras-operated Brazil block, ends farm-in of another

(1/18/2015) Tangier bid wins Alaska North Slope's Project Icewine

(1/16/2015) Armour wins 2 Queensland South Nicholson Basin blocks

(1/16/2015) Noreco & partners shift stake in North Sea license to Nordsofonden

(1/15/2015) First Oil & Gas, PA Resources, Dyas win UK seaward license

(1/14/2015) Statoil relinquishes 3 of its 4 Greenland exploration licenses

(1/14/2015) Edison acquires Scott & Telford Fields in UK North Sea

(1/14/2015) Canacol adds onshore Colombia blocks and Clarinete 1 well

(1/14/2015) Eni signs to operate 2 deepwater Egyptian Mediterranean blocks

(1/14/2015) Eon adds stake in UK North Sea Manhattan Prospect

(1/13/2015) Cub Creek Energy acquires first acreage position

(1/11/2015) Egypt offering 3-block tract in South Sinai for bid

(1/9/2015) PNOC-EC farming into Philippines Block SC55 with Otto Energy

(1/8/2015) Start farming into Mississippi's veteran Flora Field

(1/8/2015) Roxi selling stake in Kazakhstan's Galaz Block

(1/7/2015) SM Energy selling all US Mid-Continent assets

(1/6/2015) Apco wins 10-year Entre Lomas extension in Argentina

(1/6/2015) Fastnet lets option lapse on Moroccan license

(1/6/2015) Tethys sub extends Kazakh E&P contract 4 years

(1/5/2015) AziNam ups interests offshore Namibia

(1/5/2015) Marathon Oil & OMV take 7 of 10 Croatian licenses

(12/14/2014) Romania to extend Romgaz concessions to 2030

(12/14/2014) Petroperu awards northern Blocks III and IV to Grana y Montero

(12/14/2014) Petronas extends PSC for block off Peninsular Malaysia

(12/12/2014) Alta Mesa sells Texas Eagle Ford Shale assets

(12/11/2014) Mexico opens bidding for Gulf of Mexico exploration

(12/11/2014) TAG Oil awarded 2 permits onshore New Zealand

(12/10/2014) Jones adds Cleveland sandstone acreage in Texas

(12/10/2014) CNOOC signs PSCs with Kufpec for 3 offshore blocks

(12/9/2014) EOG sells Manitoba & Alberta assets for $410 million

(12/9/2014) Statoil awarded stakes in 4 New Zealand offshore permits

(12/8/2014) Black Spruce backs out of Newfoundland farm-in

(12/7/2014) RAK ups interest in Cote d'Ivoire concession

(12/7/2014) OIL, Mercator & Oilmax pick up 2 offshore Myanmar blocks

(12/7/2014) Cluff scores 5 UK North Sea promote licenses

(12/5/2014) Ophir signs on for Myanmar deepwater block

(12/5/2014) Mosman option to participate in Western Australia well

(12/4/2014) Carnarvon sells remaining Thai assets to Berlanga Group

(12/4/2014) Bulgaria offering 2 Black Sea exploration blocks for bid

(12/4/2014) MEO Australia acquiring onshore Cuba production sharing contract

(12/4/2014) Egdon farms into SPG's Lincolnshire & South Yorkshire licenses

(12/2/2014) Southwestern buys WPX Pennsylvania assets for $300 million

(12/2/2014) BHP & BG awarded 2 Trinidad & Tobago deepwater blocks

(12/2/2014) Chinook selling Gilby & Karr assets in Alberta

(12/2/2014) E.On likely selling UK North Sea interests

(12/1/2014) Bellatrix adds to Alberta Alder Flats Ferrier acreage

(11/28/2014) Hardy reassessing India Block D3 investment

(11/28/2014) Rey acquiring Backreef's stake in Western Australia Derby Block

(11/28/2014) African Petroleum gets Gambia licenses reinstated

(11/26/2014) American Energy pays $440 million for West Texas acreage

(11/26/2014) Trinity selling Trinidad's Tabaquite Block to LGO Energy

(11/26/2014) Toro adds Alberta Viking producing assets for $25 million

(11/26/2014) Otto wins Philippine SC55 license extension

(11/26/2014) Woodside receives reconnaissance license offshore Morocco

(11/25/2014) Gazprom Neft & Petrovietnam to develop Russian Arctic field

(11/25/2014) Zargon sells Hamilton Lake asset in east-central Alberta

(11/24/2014) Rose wins Cisco State operating agreement in Utah

(11/24/2014) GdF Suez takes part of Idemitsu interest in Norway license

(11/24/2014) US Interior cancels Roan Plateau license & refunding $42.3 million

(11/24/2014) AWE sub wins extension to farm-in drilling requirement

(11/24/2014) Arabella adds Texas Southern Delaware Basin acreage interests

(11/23/2014) Malawi orders halt to exploration operations

(11/23/2014) ExxonMobil to sign PSCs for 2 ultra-deepwater blocks off Cote d'Ivoire

(11/23/2014) BHP sells Louisiana Cotton Valley assets to J-W Operating

(11/21/2014) Petronas awards Sabah blocks to SapuraKencana-led JV

(11/21/2014) Rockefeller Hughes augments acreage in East Texas Halo Project

(11/21/2014) Cue farms into Bukit's Mahato Block onshore Sumatra

(11/20/2014) Oyster farms into UK North Sea South Viking Graben blocks

(11/20/2014) SapuraKencana buying Petronas blocks off Vietnam

(11/20/2014) Empire exiting Western Australia's onshore Carnarvon Basin

(11/20/2014) Alaska North Slope auction draws $54.5 million in high bids

(11/20/2014) Apache sells Louisiana & Anadarko Basin assets for $1.4 billion

(11/19/2014) Lansdowne farming out Irish Celtic Sea block to Kinsale

(11/19/2014) Raya acquiring Oklahoma oil & gas leases

(11/19/2014) Oil Basins ups stake in Australia's Bass Strait permit

(11/18/2014) Forest Oil selling Arkansas Arkoma Basin gas properties

(11/18/2014) Eni extends PSA for Turkmenistan's Nebit Dag Block

(11/18/2014) Rampart acquires Australia Northern Carnarvon Basin permit

(11/16/2014) GdF Suez farms into Norway's Titan discovery

(11/16/2014) Shoreline sells Colorado Wattenburg Field interests for $7.7 million

(11/14/2014) Statoil exiting Australia's Northern Territory Georgina Basin

(11/14/2014) Egdon buys Yorkshire Exploration for PEDL stake

(11/13/2014) Clayton Williams farms out Texas Wolfcamp acreage to Caza

(11/13/2014) Tullow wins 10 blocks in Jamaica's Walton & Morant Basins

(11/11/2014) Aral wins 4-year extension to onshore Kazakhstan's North Block

(11/11/2014) Pan Orient farms out South Sumatra's East Jabung

(11/10/2014) Rosneft sells stake in NE Siberia Vankorskoye Field to CNPC

(11/10/2014) PA Resources selling stakes in 2 Netherlands blocks to Tulip Oil

(11/9/2014) Anadarko extends New Zealand Canterbury Basin licenses

(11/6/2014) Blackbird adds more Montney acreage in Alberta

(11/6/2014) 3Legs out of Poland with sale of interests to Stena

(11/6/2014) UK DECC reveals award offers for 28th Seaward Round

(11/5/2014) BP awarded 2 blocks in Egypt - one onshore, one offshore

(11/5/2014) Rose exits German shale licenses to focus on Utah

(11/5/2014) GeoPark farms into Colombia's Block CPO-4 to portfolio

(11/4/2014) Goodrich sells East Texas assets for $61 million

(11/4/2014) Touchstone awarded Trinidad's Ortoire Block

(11/3/2014) BOEM issues supplemental EIS for Chukchi Sea Sale 193

(11/3/2014) Croatia receives 6 bids for Adriatic Sea exploration blocks

(11/3/2014) Shell returns stake in Rockall license to Irish government

(11/3/2014) Triangle farming into Queensland Surat Basin permit

(11/3/2014) Range awarded Trinidad's onshore St Mary's Block

(11/2/2014) CNOOC looking for E&P partner on China shale gas block

(11/2/2014) Karoon farming out stake in 5 Brazil Santos Basin blocks

(11/2/2014) Interoil sells Peruvian assets to United Oilfield

(10/31/2014) Exoma exits Queensland's 4 Galilee JV exploration permits

(10/31/2014) Mexco buys royalty interests in 27 Texas counties

(10/30/2014) Carrizo adds more Eagle Ford acreage in Texas

(10/29/2014) Eni exiting Australia's Heron area offshore Northern Territory

(10/29/2014) KKR joins Anadarko East Texas Eaglebine development

(10/28/2014) Total selling stakes in 4 Norwegian offshore fields

(10/28/2014) Empire receives Western Australia production licenses

(10/27/2014) Ophir takes stakes in 7 Niko licenses across Indonesia

(10/27/2014) Breitburn buys Midland Basin assets from Antares Energy

(10/27/2014) InfraStrata farms out stake in UK offshore Dorset license

(10/27/2014) Bowleven farmout of Etinde Block off Cameroon approved

(10/26/2014) Southern Iraq Nassiriya Field to be put up for bidding

(10/26/2014) Impact granted AGC Profond Block off Senegal & Guinea-Bissau

(10/24/2014) Ophir awarded 2 offshore blocks in North Gabon Basin

(10/24/2014) Mozambique offering 15 new E&P blocks for bid

(10/24/2014) Penn West selling Alberta non-core assets for $355 million

(10/24/2014) Arabella backs into added Texas Delaware Basin acreage

(10/24/2014) Statoil awarded deepwater Carnarvon Basin block off Australia

(10/23/2014) New Standard farms out South Australia Cooper Basin permit to Santos

(10/23/2014) Chariot relinquishing Namibia's offshore Blocks 1811 A&B

(10/22/2014) Tharwa wins exploration contract in Egypt's Western Desert

(10/22/2014) Eneabba buying Green Rock block onshore Western Australia

(10/22/2014) Fifteen companies submit 25 applications for Danish North Sea licenses

(10/22/2014) BOEM preparing enviro statement for Alaska Cook Inlet sale

(10/21/2014) Mart Consortium acquiring Nigeria's OML18 interest

(10/21/2014) Lakes Oil awarded 2 offshore Victoria, Australia permits

(10/21/2014) Cue acquiring full ownership of Kalimantan's Mahakam Hilir PSC

(10/20/2014) Kairiki selling Yilgarn & Philippine block interests to Focus

(10/19/2014) Alaska claims almost 20,000 acres of ANWR

(10/19/2014) Bass Strait granted 6-month permit extension off Australia

(10/19/2014) Nepal terminates 2 foreign-held exploration licenses

(10/19/2014) Panorama acquiring State Petroleum Overseas & Sudan block

(10/17/2014) Maersk sale of stake in Brazil oilfield to Polvo nixed

(10/17/2014) UK blocks Russian billionaires' buy of RWE Dea

(10/16/2014) Thailand to auction new licenses 1st time in seven years

(10/16/2014) BOEM to offer 7,477 Central Gulf blocks in Lease Sale 235

(10/16/2014) Japex ups interest in Apache's UK North Sea prospects

(10/16/2014) Southwestern buys Chesapeake shale assets for $5.37 billion

(10/16/2014) Oryx takes 85% interest in Senegal-Guinea Bissau JDA

(10/15/2014) Hinto adds majority stake in Medina County, Ohio exploration well

(10/15/2014) Gazprom Neft acquires Russia's Orenburg Kuvaisky license

(10/14/2014) Global sells interests in Colombia's Llanos Basin blocks

(10/14/2014) Woodside farming into offshore Cameroon Tilapia PSC

(10/14/2014) Pacific Energy adds to Colorado Wattenberg acreage

(10/14/2014) Aminex selling stake in Tanzania's Kliwani North to Solo Oil

(10/14/2014) Millennium joins Westoil in 2 blocks on Russia's Sakhalin Island

(10/13/2014) Sound buys lands around Badile drillsite in Italy

(10/13/2014) Eni signs PSCs for 2 Vietnam Song Hong Basin blocks

(10/13/2014) Granada joins Infinity in Nicaraguan Caribbean exploration

(10/13/2014) Det Norske gets okay for former Marathon North Sea fields

(10/13/2014) Statoil sells its interest in Azerbaijan's Shah Deniz to Petronas

(10/10/2014) Magnum Hunter selling non-core Bakken assets in North Dakota

(10/10/2014) Rose ups Utah Uinta Basin producing acreage by 11,000 acres

(10/8/2014) Encana sells Clearwater assets to Ember for $539.9 million

(10/8/2014) Mozambique puts up 15 blocks for bidding in 5th Round

(10/8/2014) NGP farming into California Sacramento Basin with Xstate & AOC

(10/7/2014) Gas2Grid looking to farmout stake in Philippines' SC44

(10/6/2014) Apache poised to withdraw from North Sea operations

(10/6/2014) Rosneft offers ONGC Videsh 10% stake in Vankorskoye Field

(10/6/2014) Midstates selling Louisiana Dequincy assets for $90 million

(10/6/2014) Faroe wins 3 Irish Celtic Sea licensing options

(10/6/2014) Chevron selling stake in Duvernay Shale to Kufpec Canada

(10/6/2014) New Standard to farmout Western Australia projects

(10/6/2014) NRP buys into Whiting's Baken/Three Forks in North Dakota

(10/5/2014) KrisEnergy completes takeover of Chevron Cambodia & Block A

(10/5/2014) Alaska set to auction North Slope, Foothills, & Beaufort Sea blocks

(10/5/2014) Kosmos farming into 2 deepwater blocks offshore Senegal

(10/5/2014) Shoal Point wins farm-in obligations extension in Newfoundland

(10/3/2014) Queensland puts 2 Bowen Basin areas up for bid

(10/3/2014) Lukoil sells stake in Venezuela's Junin-6 to Rosneft

(10/3/2014) KKR acquiring Texas Permian Basin assets from Linn Energy

(10/2/2014) Stone Energy joins Noble in US Gulf deepwater prospect

(10/2/2014) GeoPark pens deal with Petroperu for northern Peru block

(10/1/2014) Edgo receives 2 licenses in Tajikistan near Afghan border

(9/30/2014) Panorama acquiring Sudan's Block 26D/E

(9/30/2014) Pertamina paying $2 billion for Murphy Oil Malaysian assets stake

(9/30/2014) Algeria awards 4 exploration blocks to international operators

(9/30/2014) NZOG relinquishes New Zealand Takapou permit

(9/29/2014) 2014 Rift looking to farmout stake in Kenya's Block L19

(9/29/2014) Dana Gas wins 2 blocks onshore Egypt's Nile Delta

(9/28/2014) Total selling stake in US Gulf's Tahiti Field

(9/28/2014) IOG & Ping link for UK North Sea assets

(9/28/2014) Cabot adds 30,000 net acres in Texas' Eagle Ford Shale

(9/28/2014) Mexico taking 1st licensing round on the road

(9/28/2014) New South Wales extends freeze on exploration licenses

(9/25/2014) Dyas farming into Cairn's UK North Sea Catcher Project

(9/25/2014) Eni wins 3 Egypt exploration licenses - 1 onshore, 2 offshore

(9/25/2014) Lundin takes over operation of offshore Malaysia block

(9/25/2014) 18 foreign companies negotiating for 40 Iran exploration blocks

(9/24/2014) Bravo adding Oklahoma Arkoma Basin assets

(9/24/2014) Atlas Resource Partners picks up Eagle Ford Shale assets

(9/24/2014) Tangiers exits Morocco's Tarfaya Offshore Block

(9/24/2014) West Texas Resources buys into Escopeta's Birnie Field

(9/23/2014) New Western adding Oklahoma Bartlesville Sand acreage

(9/23/2014) Oyster farming into UK Central North Sea license

(9/22/2014) Sudan awards Al-Rawat Block 26 to Canadian-Nigerian JV

(9/22/2014) W&T Offshore ups Mobile Bay Fairway Field stake to 100%

(9/22/2014) Total buys Faroe stake in UK West of Shetland Glenlivet Field

(9/22/2014) Krewe acquires JGC's stake in Louisiana's Little Lake Field

(9/22/2014) PTTEP acquiring Shell interest in Brazil's Block BM-ES-23

(9/22/2014) Otto exits Galoc JV with sale of stake to Risco Energy Investments

(9/21/2014) Liberia license round hinging on new law & Ebola epidemic

(9/19/2014) Chevron divesting Netherlands assets to Petrogas

(9/19/2014) Greece to offer 20 offshore, 3 onshore blocks

(9/19/2014) Petroceltic-Edison JV wins Egypt's North Port Fouad Block

(9/19/2014) Linn & ExxonMobil swapping New Mexico & California acreage

(9/18/2014) ANP calls for unification of Brazil's offshore Gato do Mato Prospect

(9/17/2014) 3Legs withdrawing from 3 Poland Western Baltic Basin blocks

(9/17/2014) RWE Dea wins 2 Gulf of Suez Blocks offshore Egypt

(9/17/2014) Vitesse adds 19,000 acres to North Dakota Williston assets

(9/17/2014) Swala awarded Zambia's Block 44 exploration rights

(9/16/2014) Barrett swapping Powder River Basin for NE Wattenberg acreage

(9/16/2014) Genie adds 25,000 sq km oil shale acreage in Mongolia

(9/16/2014) Vanguard paying Bill Barrett $525 million for Colorado assets

(9/15/2014) Brazil's 13th Round set for early next year

(9/14/2014) South Sudan to divide Star-held Block E into 2 parts

(9/14/2014) Apache scores 2 Egypt Western Desert concessions

(9/14/2014) Crescent Point adds Lightstream acreage for $340.7 million

(9/14/2014) Stratex farms into Kansas Mississippian Lime project

(9/12/2014) Mitsubishi buying 20% stake in Cote d'Ivoire block

(9/12/2014) Statoil farms out NCS stakes, sells assets to Wintershall

(9/11/2014) Norway receives 47 applications for mature areas licenses

(9/11/2014) 33 blocks offshore China put up for bid by CNOOC

(9/10/2014) Baron regains 100% interest in Peru's onshore Block XXI

(9/10/2014) Socar seeking partner for Umid & Babek Fields in Caspian

(9/10/2014) SacOil buys Mena & Egypt's Sinai Peninsula Lagia oilfield

(9/9/2014) Maersk expected to farmout stake in Angola's Chissonga

(9/9/2014) Gazprom Neft & Rosneft granted Barents & Okhotsk Seas blocks

(9/8/2014) ANCAP signs on for Venezuela Orinoco Belt field

(9/8/2014) San Leon picks up Petromaroc stakes in Morocco

(9/8/2014) DNO granted 2-yr extension to Somaliland concession

(9/7/2014) Maurel & Prom awarded Colombia San Jacinto Basin block

(9/7/2014) Bangladesh putting 7 offshore blocks up for bid

(9/7/2014) Gulfsands' 100% ownership of Tunisia permit approved

(9/5/2014) Rosneft & Petrovietnam link for Russian Pechora Sea projects

(9/5/2014) Oilex applies for Western Australia exploration permit

(9/5/2014) Statoil & Geoex in deal to explore Nicaragua Pacific block

(9/5/2014) Tullow selling Netherlands gas blocks to AU Energy

(9/4/2014) Global adds a year to offshore Namibia license

(9/4/2014) East West exits Morocco's onshore Doukkala Block

(9/4/2014) Statoil farms into 2 Colombia blocks with Repsol

(9/3/2014) Suncor sells Alberta Wilson Creek assets for $168.5 million

(9/3/2014) Blackbird makes more additions to Alberta Montney acreage

(9/2/2014) LRR Energy adds Oklahoma oil & gas producing assets

(9/2/2014) Callon pays $212.6 million for Texas Midland Basin properties

(9/1/2014) North Energy further expands stake in Norwegian license

(9/1/2014) Inpex transfers stake in Malaysia deepwater block to Santos

(9/1/2014) Empire acquires ERM Power's Perth Basin assets

(8/31/2014) Rosneft awarded Sea of Okhotsk block near Sakhalin Island

(8/31/2014) Samson selling US Gulf of Mexico non-operated interests

(8/31/2014) US BLM to resume California leases next year

(8/31/2014) METI pegs half billion dollars for new Africa & Latin America assets

(8/31/2014) Sonangol given greenlight to explore 4 blocks onshore Angola

(8/29/2014) Magnolia sells non-core Alabama, Texas, Florida assets

(8/29/2014) Atlantic Petroleum adds stake in Norwegian Sea licenses

(8/28/2014) YPF & Petronas form Vaca Muerta JV in Argentina

(8/28/2014) Chariot-led JV wins Namibia offshore exploration blocks

(8/28/2014) Crew selling Princess, Alberta asset to focus on BC Montney

(8/27/2014) Shell sells stakes in 4 Nigerian onshore blocks

(8/27/2014) Strike takes South Australia's Cooper Basin CO2013-B Block

(8/27/2014) ZaZa lines up Quantum for East Texas joint venture

(8/27/2014) Chestnut acquires Texas' Willamar Field

(8/27/2014) G2X farming into WPX's western Colorado Trail Ridge Project

(8/27/2014) Ivanhoe to be part of consortium developing Ecuador block

(8/26/2014) Jordan putting Azraq & Sirhan Blocks up for bid

(8/26/2014) Ecuador looking to replace Ivanhoe with CNPC in Amazon block

(8/26/2014) Parsley adding adjacent acreage in Reagan County, Texas

(8/26/2014) Mosman takeover of Trident facilitated by award of EP145

(8/26/2014) Lucas brings in Oak Valley to develop Eagle Ford acreage

(8/25/2014) Occidental selling UAE Shah Field stake to Mubadala

(8/25/2014) Triangle granted extension to operation of Indonesia block

(8/24/2014) TPAO acquiring Total's stake in Caspian Sea Azeri gas project

(8/24/2014) YPF & Sinopec revive Argentina's La Ventana Project

(8/22/2014) Petronas reveals Murphy selling Malaysian assets

(8/22/2014) AziPac farms in with Mitra Energy for interest off Vietnam

(8/22/2014) Repsol farms into Atlantic stake in Norwegian Sea

(8/21/2014) Hinto acquires 8 existing oilwells in Montana

(8/21/2014) San Leon quits assets in Germany, Italy, Slovakia, Poland & Morocco

(8/21/2014) PanTerra picks up Western Canadian foothills assets in Alberta

(8/19/2014) Western US Gulf draws $109.9 million in high bids

(8/19/2014) Chariot farms out stake in 4 offshore Brazil blocks

(8/19/2014) Ineos Upstream buys Scotland shale E&P license

(8/19/2014) West Texas Resources adds Palo Duro Basin prospect

(8/19/2014) NNPC assigns 20% stake in offshore license to SacOil

(8/18/2014) OMEL returns Nigeria's deepwater Block OPL285

(8/18/2014) Carnarvon acquires rest of West Seahorse interest offshore Victoria

(8/18/2014) IPR farming into Egypt Nile Delta block with Sea Dragon

(8/17/2014) Noreco & North Energy swapping Norway assets

(8/17/2014) President farms into Paraguay's Hernandarias Block

(8/17/2014) Mooncor acquiring Teton & Pondera, Montana acreage

(8/17/2014) ExxonMobil withdraws from Total-Kufpec JV for South Sudan block

(8/17/2014) Jamaica in talks to award new exploration licenses

(8/15/2014) Eland sub Wester Ord farming into Nigeria's Ubima Field

(8/15/2014) Myanmar okays 15 new companies for onshore concessions

(8/14/2014) Fastnet secures improved farm-in terms for Ireland's Deep Kinsale

(8/14/2014) Shell sells Wyoming & Louisiana assets, buys Pennsylvania shale acreage

(8/13/2014) Mexico's Zero Round assigns 83% of reserves to Pemex

(8/13/2014) Texas American sells South Texas properties for $135 million

(8/13/2014) Rex adds Pennsylvania & Ohio Marcellus & Utica Shale acreage

(8/12/2014) DualEx wins extension of Tunisia Bouhajla Permit

(8/12/2014) Talisman selling Kurd Iraq stakes despite regional conflict

(8/12/2014) Suriname offering 3 offshore, 2 onshore blocks for licensing

(8/12/2014) ONGC wins PSCs for 2 onshore Myanmar concessions

(8/12/2014) Lundin takes stake in E.On-operated Norwegian North Sea license

(8/11/2014) Pena Nieto signs Mexican energy reform into law (update)

(8/11/2014) Marathon high bidder for Gabon's deepwater Tchicuate Block

(8/11/2014) Miller scores Alaska Cook Inlet license in state sale

(8/11/2014) Brightoil buys part of Anadarko's Bohai Bay interests

(8/11/2014) Noble wins Gabon Coastal Basin block

(8/6/2014) NDPR farms into NNPC/Chevron Omerelu Field in Nigeria

(8/6/2014) India's DGH-led PSC panel approves extension of Rajasthan Block

(8/5/2014) Casillas & GE buy SW Kansas assets from Cimarex

(8/5/2014) Liberty & Emerald swap North Dakota Williston Basin acreage

(8/5/2014) Oman puts 3 onshore, 2 offshore blocks up for bid

(8/5/2014) Pioneer sells Hugoton Field & Barnett Shale assets for $495 million

(8/5/2014) AziNam ups stake in Namibia's Guy block

(8/5/2014) Serica completes farmout of UK East Irish Sea blocks

(8/4/2014) Vanguard buying Hunt Oil producing Texas & Louisiana assets

(8/3/2014) Dixie acquiring Mississippi Black Warrior leases

(8/3/2014) BHP & BG JV high bidder for Trinidad & Tobago deepwater blocks

(8/1/2014) Andes awarded 3 oilfields discovered in Colombia

(8/1/2014) Caspian acquires remaining stake in Aral Petroleum

(7/31/2014) Eni granted 2 PSCs for onshore Myanmar concessions

(7/30/2014) Tullow withdrawing from Liberia & Sierra Leone

(7/29/2014) Newfield selling Texas-Oklahoma Granite Wash assets

(7/29/2014) Chesapeake & RKI swap Wyoming Powder River Basin stakes

(7/29/2014) Eco Atlantic buy into Ghana deepwater block ratified

(7/28/2014) UK launches 14th onshore licensing round

(7/28/2014) Beach farming into Queensland Cooper Basin permit

(7/27/2014) Oil exploration to resume in Nagaland after 20 years

(7/27/2014) Gale Force sells down stake in Texas Reef Properties

(7/27/2014) Magnum Hunter adds another 1,700 Marcellus & Utica Shale acres

(7/25/2014) RSP Permian pays $259 million for Texas Midland Basin properties

(7/25/2014) Lime relinquishing 3 Norwegian North Sea licenses

(7/24/2014) Colombia gets bids on 26 of 95 blocks offered

(7/24/2014) Northern selling all UK licenses & asset interests to UKOG

(7/24/2014) Maxim granted Morocco Hassi Berkane Block recon concession

(7/24/2014) Northern awarded onshore and offshore blocks in Italy

(7/24/2014) GeoPark wins new Colombia Lower Magdalena block

(7/23/2014) Iran to reveal new license contract in November

(7/23/2014) Repsol, Statoil, ExxonMobil win Colombian Caribbean concession

(7/22/2014) Sinopec & AED Oil relinquishing Timor Sea permit

(7/22/2014) HRT gets 2-year extension for Amazon block exploration

(7/21/2014) Fidelity sells North Dakota Bakken producing assets

(7/21/2014) Sona takes a stake in Salamander's Gulf of Thailand assets

(7/21/2014) Diamondback pays $538 million for more Texas Midland Basin acreage

(7/20/2014) Croatia offering 6 onshore blocks for bid

(7/20/2014) Ghana agrees to add acreage to Clontarf & Petrel concession

(7/18/2014) Shell to quit Qatar's Block D due to failed well

(7/18/2014) Larne farming into Northern Ireland licenses with InfraStrata

(7/18/2014) BOEM to offer 21 million US Gulf acres in next lease sale

(7/18/2014) Caprock farms into Texas Goldman Field gas development

(7/17/2014) Eco Atlantic farms out Namibia offshore stake to Tullow

(7/17/2014) Trinity buys Centrica stakes in 2 Trinidad blocks

(7/16/2014) Black Elk sells stakes in 9 US Gulf blocks to Renaissance Offshore

(7/16/2014) Petrobras appealing to ANP for Campos Basin license extensions

(7/16/2014) Rex selling stake in producing oilfield in Trinidad to Leni Gas & Oil

(7/15/2014) Rawson shortlists potential partners for Otway Penola Trough drilling

(7/15/2014) Saka Energi Indonesia farms into Texas Eagle Ford shale

(7/15/2014) Blackbird farming out Saskatchewan Mantario Project

(7/14/2014) Woodside farming into Tanzania's Lake Tanganyika South Block

(7/14/2014) African Petroleum farms out Cote d'Ivoire blocks to Buried Hill

(7/13/2014) Sumatec buys Borneo Energy & its Kazakh subsidiary Buzachi Neft

(7/11/2014) Rosneft & Zarubezhneft set to sign for Cuban offshore block

(7/11/2014) Lakes acquiring Bass Strait Oil's Otway Basin blocks

(7/10/2014) Penn Virginia adds Eagle Ford Shale acreage in South Texas

(7/10/2014) Lundin selling stake in 2 Russia Komi Region fields

(7/10/2014) Philippines extends Forum's Reed Bank work program a year

(7/10/2014) Citadel ends California joint venture with Sojitz

(7/9/2014) NZOG in JV granted Central Sumatra MNK Kisaran Block

(7/9/2014) Chevron divests interests & exits Lithuania

(7/9/2014) Inpex sub adds interest in US Gulf Lucius deepwater project

(7/8/2014) Maersk divests Brazil's Polvo Field interest to HRT O&G

(7/8/2014) Petsec sells stakes in Marathon & Main Pass 270 Fields

(7/8/2014) Nevada gold E&P operator farms into Texas oil & gas leases

(7/8/2014) Pennine in JV for Castor gas property in Alberta

(7/8/2014) BP selling gas acreage in Texas Panhandle to Pantera Energy

(7/7/2014) Crown Point sells out of Argentina's El Valle Concession

(7/7/2014) Shell withdrawing from Saudi Arabia Rub al Khali gas JV

(7/7/2014) Hibiscus ups stake in 2 Bass Strait permits off Victoria, Australia

(7/7/2014) Warren buying Citrus Energy's Pennsylvania Marcellus assets

(7/7/2014) Rice paying $336 million for Chesapeake Marcellus acreage

(7/7/2014) ERHC signs PSA with Sao Tome & Principe

(7/7/2014) Fastnet amends option agreement on Morocco's Tendrara license

(7/6/2014) Colombia offering 97 onshore & offshore blocks for bid

(7/6/2014) Ecopetrol takes stakes in Statoil's Angola Kwanza Basin blocks

(7/6/2014) Detector adds 60 gaswells in Alberta's West Pembina

(7/4/2014) Hutton expanding shale gas holdings with UK East Midlands assets

(7/4/2014) Gazprom acquiring Argentine gas asset from Wintershall

(7/4/2014) Total buys majority stake in UK West of Shetland Glenlivet Field

(7/4/2014) Lundin selling stake in Norway's Luno II discovery license to Wintershall

(7/4/2014) Bounty's Timor Sea exploration permit renewed for 5 more years

(7/4/2014) Woodside farms into Chariot permits off NW Morocco

(7/3/2014) Melrose wins 2-year extension for Bulgarian Black Sea block

(7/3/2014) Mapan buys BC & Alberta assets from Shell Canada

(7/2/2014) HBOil & KOEC planning onshore North Korea offering

(7/2/2014) Hawkwood acquires Crimson & Encana assets in East Texas

(7/1/2014) San Leon farms out 7 Poland Permian Basin concessions to Palomar

(7/1/2014) Dejour sells down stake in Colorado's Kokopelli Project

(7/1/2014) KrisEnergy acquiring Premier Oil's Block A in Aceh, Indonesia

(7/1/2014) ARP buys into Chevron-operated NW Colorado Rangely Field

(7/1/2014) Stone sells US Gulf non-core properties to Talos

(6/30/2014) Hungary offering 6 new concessions for licensing

(6/30/2014) Russia offering 18 new E&P blocks for bid

(6/30/2014) MOL buys stakes in 6 Premier Oil UK North Sea licenses

(6/30/2014) Devon sells non-core US assets to Linn for $2.3 billion

(6/30/2014) PetroQuest joins Louisiana JV with Midstates

(6/29/2014) Letho to acquire Ican's Namibian onshore interests

(6/27/2014) Bowleven farming out Cameroon's Bomono Permit to Africa Fortesa

(6/27/2014) Eni in new exploration pact with PetroVietnam

(6/27/2014) Encana selling Bighorn assets to Jupiter for $1.8 billion

(6/26/2014) North Energy farms into Tullow's Norway PL507

(6/26/2014) Tlou dropping stakes in Zimbabwe to focus on Botswana CBM

(6/25/2014) Petrobras rights extended for 4 fields offshore Brazil

(6/25/2014) Maxim being granted Morocco's onshore Hassi Berkane Block

(6/25/2014) Zubara granted concession extension for Sharjah Offshore Block

(6/25/2014) Blue Energy wins 4 key Queensland Cooper Basin permits

(6/25/2014) Apache signs option for 2 MEO permits off northern Australia

(6/25/2014) Norstra farms out NW Montana Milford Colony project to BNV

(6/25/2014) Sonatrach awards Eni 3 Algerian exploration permits

(6/24/2014) Bowleven farms out majority stake in Cameroon's Etinde Permit

(6/24/2014) Magnum Hunter links with EM Energy for Ohio shale project

(6/24/2014) Indonesia awards 2nd shale block to NZOG-led trio

(6/24/2014) Miller selling Tenessee assets to focus on Alaska operations

(6/23/2014) Hibiscus acquires 25% stake in Kitan Field with Talisman buy

(6/23/2014) NZEC relinquishes New Zealand Castlepoint & Wairoa permits

(6/23/2014) Ithaca acquiring Sumitomo stakes in 3 UK North Sea fields

(6/22/2014) Canacol takes stake in Colombia Llanos block to 90%

(6/22/2014) Wyoming leases prime Battle Mountain acreage

(6/20/2014) CNOOC awards Eni China PSC in South China Sea

(6/19/2014) GulfSlope awarded 21 lease blocks in Central US Gulf lease sale

(6/19/2014) Tethys wins 15-year extension to Kazakh Kyzyloi contract

(6/19/2014) VNG Norge buying Chevron Norge stake in Draugen Field

(6/18/2014) Egypt ups pay to gas producers to make terms more attractive

(6/18/2014) Zoltav buys Royal Atlantic & SW Russia assets

(6/18/2014) Oando gets Nigeria okay to acquire ConocoPhillips holdings

(6/17/2014) Australia's Northern Territory withdraws onshore permits

(6/17/2014) ENXP acquiring TreadStone producing acreage in Texas

(6/17/2014) Premier sells stake in Norway's Luno II discovery block to Lundin

(6/17/2014) Detnor & Spike swap stakes in Norway North Sea licenses

(6/16/2014) Beach buys into 3D Oil's offshore Tasmania Otway Basin permit

(6/16/2014) Rosneft, Zarubezhneft & PetroVietnam to explore 2 blocks off Vietnam

(6/16/2014) Medco Energi buying Storm Ventures' Tunisia assets

(6/16/2014) Noble acquiring 50% of BE stake in 17 US Gulf leases

(6/15/2014) Crescent Point buys Polar Star Saskatchewan assets

(6/13/2014) PostRock in JV with Silver Creek for Oklahoma Woodford play

(6/13/2014) Rey gets go-ahead to farm into Key's Western Australia permit

(6/13/2014) Chevron sells stake in Chad fields and pipeline for $1.3 billion

(6/13/2014) Santos & Inpex awarded Western Australia exploration permit

(6/13/2014) Long Run buying Crocotta Energy for $328.5 million

(6/13/2014) EnQuest acquiring ExxonMobil stake in Malaysia's Seligi Field

(6/12/2014) Eni & KazMunayGas make Isatay joint E&P official

(6/12/2014) Octanex wins Malaysia Ophir Field risk service contract

(6/11/2014) Osum buys Shell's Orion oil sands project in Alberta

(6/11/2014) Tellus acquiring stake in onshore Madagascar block from Caravel

(6/10/2014) Petrolia taking stake in Tern wildcat well production license

(6/10/2014) Iona signs Wood Group to support Trent & Tyne acquisition

(6/10/2014) Eni farms into South Africa permit with Sasol

(6/9/2014) AEP in $4.25 billion Utica & Marcellus Shale & Permian Basin buys

(6/9/2014) New World gets work extension on Danish license

(6/9/2014) Niger grants 2 blocks to Savannah Petroleum

(6/9/2014) AziPac farms into Mitra block off South Sulawesi, Indonesia

(6/8/2014) Lukoil signs addendum to Iraq West Qurna-2 contract

(6/8/2014) Southern Energy takes stakes in Guadalupe County, Texas leases

(6/8/2014) Saturn & Vector amend Saskatchewan farm-in to 50/50 interests

(6/8/2014) North sells stake in Norwegian Sea licenses to Lime

(6/6/2014) Logos joins Merrion to explore New Mexico's San Juan Basin

(6/5/2014) Kinetiko forces Badimo Gas out of South Africa's Amersfoort Project

(6/5/2014) Eni links with PDVSA to develop giant Perla Field off Venezuela

(6/5/2014) Salamander selling 40% stake in Thai Gulf concessions

(6/5/2014) ExxonMobil takes 3 US-Mexico boundary blocks in Gulf of Mexico

(6/5/2014) WPX sells interest in Piceance Basin wells to Legacy Reserves

(6/3/2014) Pertamina Hulu Energi takes over operation of Indonesia's Siak Block

(6/3/2014) Paradigm adds leases & wells in Texas' Permian & Eagle Ford

(6/3/2014) Virtus adds E&P acreage in southwestern Utah

(6/3/2014) Sherritt extends Cuba PSC another ten years

(6/2/2014) Marathon sells Norwegian assets to Det Norske

(6/2/2014) Origin paying $800 million for Western Australia Browse stakes

(6/1/2014) DR Congo seeking developers of Lake Kivu gas

(5/30/2014) Roc farming out stake in Sarawak fields to Dialog Resources

(5/30/2014) Total sells stake in Caspian Shah Deniz Field to TPAO

(5/30/2014) Petsec ups stake in Yemen block with Mitsui acquisition

(5/30/2014) Gran Tierra selling Argentina assets to Madalena Energy

(5/29/2014) Somaliland's Odewayne PSC extended for 2 years

(5/29/2014) Australia awards 9 new blocks in from 2013's Round 1 Release

(5/29/2014) Statoil & PTTEP divvy up Kai Kos Dehseh oil sands project

(5/28/2014) CNPC set to invest at least $2 billion in Peru assets

(5/27/2014) TransAtlantic extends Selmo Field license 10 years

(5/27/2014) Spartan buys Lightstream's SE Saskatchewan light oil assets

(5/27/2014) Porto's Mohave sub surrendering Aljubarrota stake in Portugal

(5/26/2014) Sundance sells remaining Denver-Julesburg assets

(5/26/2014) Sundance farms into Texas Eagle Ford acreage

(5/25/2014) Indonesia offering 21 conventional & shale blocks for bid this year

(5/25/2014) Bonanza Creek adds to Colorado Wattenberg Field holding

(5/25/2014) Suroco acquires 50% stake in Colombia's Putumayo-7 Block

(5/23/2014) MEO okay with extending Eni farm-in notice dates

(5/23/2014) Petromanas request to extend Albania license refused

(5/22/2014) Tanzania receives 5 bids for 4 blocks in latest round

(5/22/2014) Otis cancels buy of Mitsui stake in Yemen's Block 7

(5/22/2014) Linn trades Permian Basin properties for Hugoton Basin interests

(5/21/2014) KrisEnergy takes Thailand G10/48 operatorship

(5/21/2014) W&T Energy acquires Woodside's US Gulf deepwater assets

(5/21/2014) Sanchez buying Shell Eagle Ford assets for $639 million

(5/21/2014) ADX granted offshore exploration permit between Italy & Tunisia

(5/21/2014) Noble terminates sale of stake in Leviathan to Woodside

(5/20/2014) Lekoil takes stake in Nigeria's Otakikpo Field from Green Energy

(5/20/2014) Horizon joins Ponta E&P to explore East Texas' Holmes Unit 1

(5/20/2014) Petroamerica farming into Colombia's Llanos block with Pacific Stratus

(5/19/2014) Nido ups stake in Philippines' SC63 with PNOC-EC farm-in

(5/18/2014) Petrobras signs for 41 blocks in ANP Brazilian 12th Round

(5/18/2014) Total in joint study of Sri Lanka offshore region

(5/18/2014) Syria grants SoyuzNefteGaz offshore concession

(5/18/2014) Centrica-Qatar Petroleum JV buying Alberta gas assets from Shell

(5/16/2014) Santos & Inpex win Western Australia offshore exploration permit

(5/16/2014) Panhandle takes a stake in Cheyenne's Texas Eagle Ford acreage

(5/16/2014) Karoon farms out Western Australia block to Apache

(5/16/2014) Energean & MOG to explore Montenegro Adriatic blocks

(5/15/2014) Maxim to acquire stake in Morocco's Beni Znassen Block

(5/15/2014) Exoma awaiting Queensland okay of revised permit programs

(5/15/2014) Dana acquires Danish North Sea license stake

(5/14/2014) Total relinquishing Norwegian Barents Sea license

(5/14/2014) Uganda rescinds Tullow's Ngassa Field license

(5/14/2014) Neon awarded Western Australia Dampier sub-basin block

(5/14/2014) Miller buying Savant Alaska, Badami Unit & adjacent leases

(5/13/2014) Parex acquiring Verano stakes in Colombia Llanos Basin

(5/12/2014) 3D Oil transfers Australia Gippsland Basin stake to HiRex JV

(5/12/2014) Swala offered Zambia's Block 44 from 2013 round

(5/12/2014) Statoil selling stake in Eni-operated Angola block to Sonangol

(5/11/2014) Range relinquishes a Colombia Putumayo Basin block

(5/8/2014) Victory takes a stake in West Texas' Fairway Prospect

(5/8/2014) Qatar Petroleum takes stake in Centrica's Canada gas business

(5/8/2014) Global Energy Development farms out Colombia Bocachico Block

(5/8/2014) Apache selling US Gulf Lucius & Heidelberg interests

(5/7/2014) QEP sells US Williston Basin Fat Cat for $35 million

(5/7/2014) Cimarex buys Oklahoma Cana-Woodford Shale, sells stake to Devon

(5/7/2014) CAMAC granted Ghana's offshore ESWT Block

(5/7/2014) EnerVest & FourPoint add Western Anadarko Basin properties

(5/7/2014) Encana pays $3.1 billion for Freeport-McMoRan Eagle Ford Shale

(5/6/2014) Sterling in 2nd farm-in in Somaliland with Jacka Resources

(5/6/2014) Saka Energi farms into Swift Energy's Texas Eagle Ford assets

(5/6/2014) Statoil completes farm down of Shah Deniz & South Caucasus Pipeline

(5/5/2014) Neon Energy withdraws from offshore Kalimantan Tanjung Aru

(5/5/2014) Transcorp signs PSC for Nigeria's onshore Block OPL281

(5/4/2014) Brazil's ANP against subsalt leases for 2 years, traditional leases for a year

(5/4/2014) Philippines puts 14 new blocks up for bid in 5th Round

(5/2/2014) Otto citing safety withdraws from Philippines Leyte SC51

(5/2/2014) EP Energy adds producing West Texas Wolfcamp properties

(5/2/2014) Falcon farms out Australia Beetaloo Basin acreage

(5/1/2014) Argentina's Neuquen Province auctioning 11 Vaca Muerta blocks

(5/1/2014) SM Energy adds 28,000 acres in Powder River Basin

(4/30/2014) Americas Petrogas wins TYB Blocks exploration period extension

(4/30/2014) Tuscany adds Saskatchewan Sparky acreage

(4/30/2014) OMV farms into Tullow's onshore Madagascar blocks

(4/30/2014) Fastnet farms out part of stake in Morocco license to SK Innovation

(4/30/2014) Tullow sells majority interest in UK North Sea Ketch & Schooner

(4/29/2014) Atlantic farms into Norwegian Sea Ivory license with Rocksource

(4/29/2014) Encana selling East Texas properties for $530 million

(4/29/2014) Spike swaps North Sea stake for Tullow Barents Sea stake

(4/28/2014) Sound farms out Italy's Carita Block to Niche Group

(4/28/2014) Gulfsands granted Morocco's new onshore Moulay Bouchta Block

(4/27/2014) Oleo e Gas receives $44 million offer for 5 Colombia blocks

(4/27/2014) US Energy Dept. puts Teapot Dome Field up for sale

(4/25/2014) Gear paying $85 million for Alberta & Saskatchewan assets

(4/24/2014) Denmark launches 7th Danish North Sea licensing round

(4/24/2014) Cardinal sells California & Ohio assets to California Hydrocarbons

(4/24/2014) Rex acquires rest of Trinidad's South Erin Block interest

(4/24/2014) Nido farmout of Philippine block to Dragon Oil approved

(4/23/2014) Jericho adds EKan-3 acreage to its Miami County, Kansas assets

(4/23/2014) BP selling Alaska North Slope interests in 4 fields to Hilcorp

(4/23/2014) PTTEP buys Hess interests in 2 Thailand fields

(4/22/2014) CNPC out Iran projects after expired ultimatum on delays

(4/22/2014) Magnum Hunter selling Canadian assets for $67.5 million

(4/21/2014) Reliance quits onshore Peru concession

(4/18/2014) Namibia considering return to licensing rounds

(4/18/2014) Athabasca sells Alberta oilsands stake to PetroChina unit

(4/18/2014) West Texas Resources sells stake in Louisiana field to EnTek

(4/17/2014) PetroNeft farming out Tomsk, Russia Licenses 61 & 67

(4/17/2014) Providence offered conversion of Newgrange license to FEL6/14

(4/16/2014) BP returning to Somalia exploration halted 20 years ago

(4/16/2014) Caelus buys PNR Alaska assets for $300 million

(4/16/2014) Ophir farm-in with WHL offshore Seychelles approved

(4/15/2014) Lukoil sells its interest in Kazakhstan projects owner to Sinopec

(4/15/2014) Total lets Poland shale gas license expire

(4/15/2014) Angola putting 10 new Congo & Kwanza Basin blocks up for bid

(4/15/2014) Providence looking to farmout stake in Ireland's Barryroe Field

(4/15/2014) Neon default forces exit from offshore Vietnam blocks

(4/14/2014) Baron sells half ownership of Colombia subsidiary

(4/14/2014) Samson selling stakes in Rennerfeldt wells in North Dakota

(4/14/2014) Petsec participating in Louisiana Jeanerette Field well

(4/14/2014) Frontera farmout of Republic of Georgia's Taribani Field

(4/10/2014) Neon sells California Salinas & San Joaquin assets

(4/10/2014) Tower farming into onshore Lion Petroleum-operated Kenya block

(4/9/2014) AWE granted Western Australia Exmouth sub-basin permit

(4/9/2014) Athlon acquiring Texas northern Midland Basin acreage for $873 million

(4/8/2014) InterOil wins year's license for Peru's Blocks III & IV

(4/8/2014) 30 permits up for bid in Australia's 2014 Offshore Acreage Release

(4/8/2014) Park Place awarded Bulgaria's onshore Vranino Block

(4/8/2014) Zeta buying Stikito & its 4 Volga Urals Basin licenses in Russia

(4/7/2014) Kea farms out stake in New Zealand onshore project to MEO

(4/6/2014) PTTEP farms into 4 BG-operated blocks offshore Brazil

(4/6/2014) Lithuania looking to license Silute-Taurage Field shale project

(4/3/2014) Norway opens for bids in APA 2014 license round

(4/3/2014) Murphy & OMV take major stake in 2 Namibia concessions

(4/3/2014) Green Dragon signs PSC deal with China's CUCBM

(4/3/2014) Blackbird adds more Montney acreage in Alberta

(4/3/2014) Total granted 3 shale oil blocks in Russia's Khanty-Manssiisk

(4/3/2014) Statoil farms down Angola offshore block to WRG JV

(4/2/2014) Crude Energy takes 50% stake in Texas Permian Basin acreage

(4/2/2014) New Zealand reveals 2014 block offers for bids

(4/2/2014) Croatia launches Adriatic offshore licensing round

(4/1/2014) Roc farms into Petronas Carigali fields offshore Sarawak

(4/1/2014) Afganistan qualifies 5 companies to bid for Totimaidan Block

(4/1/2014) Trinidad makes onshore round winners official

(3/31/2014) Niko sells its interest in Trinidad's Block 5(c) to BG

(3/31/2014) Roc sells its stake in Victoria, Australia Bass Strait fields

(3/31/2014) Encana selling Wyoming's Jonah Field properties for $1.8 billion

(3/31/2014) Apache selling Western Canada assets for $374 million

(3/31/2014) Statoil adds Vale's stake in Brazil's Espirito Santo discovery

(3/31/2014) Petsec acquires AWE stake in Yemen's Al Barqa Block

(3/31/2014) Empire exiting South Australia's EP437 permit

(3/30/2014) Brazil's ANP okays GeoPark replacing Panoro in Block BCAM-40

(3/27/2014) Dejour acquires gas assets in northeast British Columbia

(3/27/2014) TransAtlantic farming into San Leon's Polish assets

(3/26/2014) North Energy buying stake in Tullow's Norwegian Sea licenses

(3/26/2014) First Titan in JV for leases in 9 Texas counties

(3/26/2014) Exploration period extended on Ghana's Offshore Accra Block

(3/26/2014) Myanmar awards 20 offshore blocks to international operators

(3/26/2014) Lucas farms out operating stake in Texas Eagle Ford lease

(3/26/2014) Statoil & ConocoPhillips win deepwater Myanmar block

(3/25/2014) Strata-X doubles acreage in southeastern Illinois Basin

(3/25/2014) Quattro acquires Milo-Clarke Lake, BC producing properties

(3/24/2014) Frontier farming out takes in Namibia & Zambia blocks

(3/23/2014) Ghana's expanded Tano Block goes to CAMAC & GNPC

(3/21/2014) Oil Basins granted Western Australia's Derby Block

(3/20/2014) Real Energy takes over operation of 2 Queensland permits

(3/20/2014) Red Rio awarded NE Western Sahara concession

(3/20/2014) Petrovietnam picks KrisEnergy to operate offshore block

(3/20/2014) Altona sub assumes full stake in Arckaringa Project

(3/20/2014) Comoros awards 6 offshore blocks to 2 JVs

(3/20/2014) Gazprom seeking to develop Crimea oil & gas fields

(3/19/2014) $872 million in high bids in US Gulf lease sales

(3/19/2014) OMV acquires 4 Hess licenses in UK West of Shetland

(3/19/2014) Philippines extends SC44 for 1 year to allow testing

(3/19/2014) E.On E&P farms into Eni license in Norwegian Barents Sea

(3/18/2014) Palestine launches West Bank licensing round

(3/18/2014) WestSide relinquishing Queensland Galilee Basin permits

(3/18/2014) Leni partnering with Pansoinco in northern Spain assets

(3/18/2014) Chariot granted Mohammedia license offshore Morocco

(3/18/2014) FormCap buys Crawley County, Kansas acreage from partners

(3/17/2014) Rose farming into Utah Uinta & Paradox Basin leases

(3/17/2014) Imperial selling Western Canada assets to Whitecap Resources

(3/14/2014) Northcote farms out Oklahoma Zink Ranch Project to North American

(3/13/2014) Savoy selling Michigan Trenton-Black River properties

(3/13/2014) Bass Strait Oil relinquishes Australia Bass Strait permit

(3/12/2014) Bangladesh awards shallow water block to Santos & KrisEnergy

(3/12/2014) Petromanas targeting completion of 2 wells onshore Albania

(3/12/2014) Tullow declares force majeure on offshore Guinea project

(3/12/2014) Liberty closes buy of North Dakota Williston Basin assets

(3/12/2014) ZaZa farmout to further develop East Texas Eagle Ford assets

(3/11/2014) Lebanon likely to auction only 1 offshore block

(3/11/2014) Triangle relinquishing applications for 6 Moroccan blocks

(3/10/2014) Greece's Katakolon Block going to Energean-led JV

(3/10/2014) Global farming out Colombia Bolivar Block to Everest

(3/10/2014) Palestine invites China to explore West Bank & Gaza

(3/10/2014) Swala farms out half its stake in Kenya's Block 12B

(3/7/2014) Petrel awarded Irish frontier licenses in Porcupine Basin

(3/6/2014) Cowan farms out Namibia blocks to Murphy & OMV

(3/6/2014) Petroamerica farming out stake in Colombia El Porton Block

(3/6/2014) New Western acquires Moab's Oklahoma gas leases

(3/5/2014) IOG acquiring UK North Sea Block 48/22a from Swift

(3/5/2014) ExxonMobil puts Ukraine activities off Crimea on hold

(3/5/2014) Southwestern acquiring Colorado Niobrara acreage

(3/5/2014) Rawson buys Beach's South Australia Killanoola permit

(3/4/2014) Petrel wins 2 Irish Porcupine Basin frontier exploration licenses

(3/4/2014) Ophir farms into WHL's Seychelles blocks

(3/4/2014) Africa Oil farms out Ethiopia stakes to Marathon & New Age

(3/3/2014) Carnarvon sells half its interests in Thailand to Loyz Energy

(3/2/2014) Total reported near sale of Shah Deniz stake to Botas

(3/2/2014) Maldives preparing to license offshore exploration

(3/2/2014) Devon acquires Texas Eagle Ford assets from GeoSouthern

(2/28/2014) PPL & OMV granted 2 exploration licenses in Pakistan

(2/28/2014) PetroNova farms out Colombia's Tinigua Block to Pacific Rubiales

(2/27/2014) KrisEnergy granted operating interests in Indonesia's Sakti Block

(2/27/2014) Petronas selling stakes in 5 Vietnam offshore fields

(2/27/2014) Oil Search acquires stake in PNG's Elk-Antelope block

(2/26/2014) Warrego farms out stakes in Western Australia Erregulla Field

(2/25/2014) Oil Basins offered Western Australia Derby Block

(2/25/2014) Central Petroleum awarded Northern Territory production license

(2/24/2014) Europa renews Tarbes Val d'Adour permit in France

(2/24/2014) Jordan's NPC granted As Safawi exploration rights

(2/24/2014) Kurd Iraq government takes stake in Genel's Miran Block

(2/24/2014) Marquee acquiring Alberta producing assets from Paramount

(2/24/2014) Origin farms into Senex South Australia Cooper Basin assets

(2/23/2014) Super Nova farming into SW Texas McAfee Project

(2/23/2014) BP anticipating lift of ban on US contracts

(2/21/2014) Noble selling stake in China Bohai Bay producing field

(2/21/2014) GazpromNeft acquiring Russia's Nizhnepaninsky & Muromsky 2

(2/20/2014) MOL sells BaiTex stake & Russian interests to TPAO

(2/20/2014) Oil Basins ups stake in Victoria Australia offshore permit

(2/20/2014) Cap Energy sub adds stake in Djiffere Block off Senegal

(2/20/2014) Breitling assumes Permian Basin farm-in with Clayton Williams

(2/19/2014) Gasol stake in Cote d'Ivoire's Block CI-27 pre-empted

(2/19/2014) Diamondback adding more Texas Midland Basin acreage

(2/19/2014) Devon selling Canadian conventional assets for $2.8 billion

(2/18/2014) Providence's Barryroe license SEL1/11 off Ireland expanded

(2/18/2014) TransAtlantic farming out SE Turkey Idil Block stake to OPC

(2/18/2014) Breitling acquires royalty interest in 53 wells in SW Texas

(2/18/2014) Dana Gas awarded block in Egypt's eastern Nile Delta

(2/18/2014) Magellan selling Palm Valley & Dingo Field to Central

(2/18/2014) Anadarko sells stake in Bohai Bay subsidiary & assets

(2/17/2014) ONGC Videsh awarded 2 Bangladesh Bay of Bengal block

(2/17/2014) Signet sells stake in 2 Namibia blocks to Royal Dutch Shell

(2/16/2014) NuEnergy farming out stake in Rengat Block in Sumatra

(2/16/2014) Norway offering 54 Barents Sea, 7 Norwegian Sea blocks

(2/16/2014) Interior Dept set to offer Central & Eastern US Gulf blocks

(2/16/2014) Petroceltic, Dana & Edison awarded Egyptian concessions

(2/16/2014) Partnership formed to further explore Quebec's Anticosti Island

(2/14/2014) Centrica relinquishing Peik Field on UK-Norway boundary

(2/14/2014) ARP acquiring GeoMet's West Virginia & Virginia assets

(2/14/2014) Russia's Polar Light Project for sale

(2/13/2014) Santos acquiring New Guinea Energy sub's stake in PNG

(2/13/2014) Oxy sells 1.4 million acre Hugoton Field assets for $1.4 billion

(2/13/2014) Impact acquires Black Star & its Guinea Bissau & Namibia assets

(2/13/2014) Sonatrach take majority stake in Algeria's Isarene PSC

(2/12/2014) Apache sells all operations in Argentina to YPF

(2/12/2014) 1st offshore Morocco Foum Assaka extension period granted

(2/12/2014) Brownstone passing Colombia Llanos stake to Santa Maria

(2/12/2014) MDU adds Wyoming Powder River Basin assets

(2/12/2014) Mazarine takes 90% operating stake in Tunisia's Zaafrane Block

(2/10/2014) Uganda forces Tullow-CNOOC-Total JV to domestic use of output

(2/10/2014) ERHC completes farmout to Cepsa of Kenya onshore block

(2/9/2014) Gujarat withdraws approval for NELP-X blocks in state

(2/9/2014) Improved E&P contracts set for post-sanctions Iran

(2/9/2014) Total renews Anzarane license offshore Western Sahara

(2/7/2014) UK DECC to extend Skipper & Blythe licenses

(2/7/2014) NSLP makes 2nd Oklahoma Southern Dome Field buy

(2/7/2014) ONGC Videsh offered stakes in 10 Russian Barents & Black Seas blocks

(2/7/2014) Woodside signs MoU for stake in Eastern Mediterranean Leviathan Field

(2/6/2014) Sao Tome & Pricipe picks 3 to bid for 2 offshore blocks

(2/6/2014) Infinity & Glori buy East Texas assets for $40 million

(2/6/2014) Pemex signs 1st foreign E&P partnership with Lukoil

(2/6/2014) Fastnet wins extension to Mizzen & Molly Malone licenses

(2/5/2014) Solo acquiring stake in UK Weald Basin Horse Hill Wood Prospect

(2/5/2014) North Sea Energy exiting UK Jacky Field license

(2/4/2014) FAR farms out stake in Kenya Block L6 to Milio E&P

(2/4/2014) PetraGas wins onshore Tasmania exploration license

(2/4/2014) Total sells stake in Angola's deepwater Block 15/06 to Sonangol E&P

(2/3/2014) Vanguard pays $549.1 million for Wyoming Pinedale-Jonah stake

(2/3/2014) YPF buys out Petrobras Argentina in Puesto Hernandez Block

(2/3/2014) Range bid wins Trinidad's onshore St Mary's Block

(2/3/2014) XTO unit adds Texas Permian Basin from Endeavor Energy

(2/3/2014) AEU acquiring Utica Shale acreage from Hess, ExxonMobil & Paloma

(2/3/2014) Aminex to move Tanzania Ruvuma commitments to 2nd extension

(2/3/2014) Touchstone's Primera awarded Trinidad's Ortoire Block

(2/2/2014) Oando closer to closing Nigeria assets buy from ConocoPhillips

(2/2/2014) Octagon 88 farms into Alberta Red Earth Project

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