20 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 667
State-owned PetroVietnam plans to add 15 million tonnes (110 million barrels) to its oil reserves in both 2019 and 2020, it revealed at a company conference in Vung Tau on March 14.
20 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 1023
Rosneft has more than doubled production at the Srednebotuobinskoye oilfield in Yakutia – one of its largest greenfield projects in Eastern Siberia.
20 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 448
Phoenix Global Resources intends to drill into the Agrio shale play in Argentina this year, as companies look to broaden unconventional development beyond the Vaca Muerta.
19 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 779
Petrofac has won a US$1 billion contract from Groupement Isarene to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for the Ain Tsila gas field development in Algeria, it...
19 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 734
China’s national oil companies (NOCs) and other large state-owned enterprises (SOEs) will have to surrender more of their profits to the government to help pay for tax cuts, the chief of...
19 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 755
When Miguel Galuccio, the former CEO of Argentina’s state-run YPF, was looking for partners to develop the Vaca Muerta shale play in 2012, the search led him to Chevron.
15 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 549
Tourmaline Oil could become Canada’s biggest natural gas producer by the end of this year.
14 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 951
Bulgaria’s Energy Ministry has invited potential investors to submit bids for the construction of the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP).
14 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 490
UK oil production jumped 8.9% in 2018 to a seven-year high of 1.09 million bpd. The increase was driven by improved production efficiency and the more than 30 new fields...
14 March, Week 10, Issue 559
Finland’s Wartsila will go ahead with the construction of a liquid biogas (bioLNG) plant in Asker, in Norway. Announcing it had received notice to proceed – signed in December 2018 – on March 13,...
13 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 666
Thailand’s state-run PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP) has found additional natural gas reserves at the Zawtika project, which lies offshore Myanmar in the Gulf of Martaban.
13 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 1022
Gazprom Energoholding, the electricity arm of Russia’s state gas exporter Gazprom, has started construction on a new 200-MW gas-fired thermal power plant (TPP) in northern Serbia.
12 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 715
A recent flurry of upstream activity in Oman continued in the last week of February.