President-elect López Obrador dissipated doubts over his initial declarations over the momentary halt of the country’s licensing rounds to subsequently announce December service tenders, COFECE launches a monopolistic practice investigation in the petroleum products market and AMLO’s Chief of Staff, Alfonso Romo, discarded subsidies or government control over gasoline prices. Meanwhile, the US regained […]Continue Reading →
Conoco Phillips seizes Caribbean assets of Petroleos de Venezuela (PDVSA) to force the state-run company to pay US$2 billion for the concept of damages caused to the American oil giant by the Venezuelan government’s unilateral step to nationalize hydrocarbons assets back in 2007, under the government of late president Hugo Chavez.
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Has the deepwater sector irreparably sunk?
A day before Halloween, major international companies announced some spooky news. After 17 months of dropping oil prices with no end in sight, they are turning away from the costly, high-risk megaprojects that were previously claimed as the future of the industry. US oil producers are switching to […]Continue Reading →
Investors are delighted. Yesterday, the information related to deepwater seismic studies and well packages, including guidelines, specifications, procedures, cost, and required forms was released by CNH. A total of 55 wells off the coasts of Tamaulipas, Veracruz, and Tabasco will be tendered in 20 blocks. This information is situated in the data room and has been divided […]Continue Reading →
This Friday, the 15th of September, the Ministry of Finance and Public Credit set the requirements for the second phase of Round One. This round concerns the allocation of five production-sharing contracts for 14 shallow water blocks off the coasts of Tabasco, Campeche, and Veracruz. These are no longer exploratory fields, but rather proven reserves, […]Continue Reading →
Note: It is our pleasure to invite you to attend the Mexico Oil & Gas Summit on Wednesday 22nd July, 2015, taking place one week after the announcement of the winners of the shallow water exploration phase of Round One. As the premier event of the Mexican oil and gas calendar, the Mexico Oil & […]Continue Reading →