Last Tuesday, Energy Day 2013 took place in the Hotel Camino Real Polanco in Mexico City; industry leaders and prominent public officials listened to and participated in several discussions and debates regarding the most pressing issues that affect Mexico’s energy future. The event, organized by the British Chamber of Commerce, commenced with some [...]Continue Reading →
Many actors in the energy industry have aired their views about the reform since President Enrique Peña Nieto announced his proposal on it last Monday. While many explanations are still pending on the specifics for the reform to succeed, the main outline already looks promising as a step in the right direction. One of the [...]Continue Reading →
Pemex just announced its financial results for the second quarter of 2013. As it has been widely reported throughout the day, the news was not good: the NOC reported losses of US$3.8 billion, the highest since the third quarter of 2011. Most of these losses were generated by a steady decline in crude [...]Continue Reading →
The Petroleum Exhibition and Conference of Mexico (PECOM) was inaugurated yesterday. It is one of the most important events of the oil and gas industry in Mexico.
The congress has been happening every year since 1994 in Villahermosa, Tabasco. “Every year it attracts more than 125 companies, representing over eight countries, that are presenting and [...]Continue Reading →
“The oil and gas industry in Mexico is poised for substantial growth,” says Sandy Basler, vice-president of events at AtComedia, the company that has been organizing PECOM since 1994. As new opportunities within the oil and gas industry are emerging in the country with the upcoming energy reform, some conferences and meetings are vital tools for [...]Continue Reading →
MOGR recently interviewed Iván Alemán Aleksei, Chief of the Legal Unit at Mexico’s Energy Ministry. Below are some excerpts from this interview regarding the myths of the Mexican Constitution.
Q: Could you help us clear up the realities and the myths behind the 27th and 28th Articles of the Constitution in terms of national and [...]Continue Reading →