In late 2019 Gunvor Group, one of the world’s biggest oil traders, said it would make a clean break from the past by settling a long-running bribery case in Africa.
Drilling technology and services firm NXG has invested more than £1million to open new Aberdeen headquarters, and launch an operation in Mexico.
Eni reported strong results for the fourth quarter, with an adjusted operating profit of 802 million euros ($972.5mn) reported at its exploration and production unit.
Covid-19 deaths at Mexico’s state-owned oil giant accelerated last month at the fastest pace since August amid a second wave of infections in the nation.
IHS Markit expects companies to drill 38 high impact wells this year.
Mexico will cash in its oil price insurance policy this year for the fourth time only in the last two decades, receiving a payout of about $2.5 billion from its 2020 sovereign oil hedge, people familiar with the transaction said.
Borr Drilling has taken a 30% knock to its revenues after a series of cancellations and delays to contracts by oil and gas operators.
Backers of the Costa Azul LNG export plant in Mexico have reached a final investment decision (FID), the first to be taken globally this year.
Petrofac will start legal proceedings against Perenco to recover a balance of $80.2 million plus interest related to the sale of the remaining 51% of its Mexican operations.
TechnipFMC’s independent engineering consultancy Genesis Oil and Gas Consultants is expanding and dividing its business, separating its oil and gas business from its energy transition and diversified services.
Dolphin Drilling has won an $83m (£62m) contract with Pemex in Mexico.
Renaissance Oil Corp. has lined up an entry into Botswana in a bid to diversify its focus away from Mexico.
When 62-year-old Tomas Morales registered a fever of 101.3 Fahrenheit on April 14, the doctor told him to self-isolate. But there was a problem: Morales was on an oil platform off the Mexican coast only reachable by helicopter, and he shared a bedroom with three other workers.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) has signed farm-in agreements with Total on two blocks offshore Cote d’Ivoire.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) has bought into three blocks offshore Mexico, in the Campeche Basin, under an agreement with Total.
Italy’s Eni and Scottish firm Cairn Energy have reported disappointment offshore Mexico after an exploration well came up dry.
After a week-long marathon of calls between world leaders and video conferences featuring dozens of energy ministers, it was the moment the 2020 oil price war finally ended.
A global deal to cut oil supply and stem a historic price rout hung in the balance on Sunday as negotiators raced to find an agreement with just hours to go until the market opens.
A global deal to cut oil production and save the market from a coronavirus-induced breakdown proved elusive on Friday as a diplomatic initiative led by Saudi Arabia suffered repeated setbacks.
Total and Chevron have cancelled rigs contracted from Valaris, working in Angola, the drilling company has announced.
Royal Dutch Shell Plc is pushing ahead on its massive deep-water drilling plan in Mexico, even as it doesn’t foresee production starting under the current government.
Italian operator Eni has announced a new oil discovery off Mexico with up to 300million barrels in place.
The move from “Big Oil to Big Energy” is under way as the energy transition puts extra pressure on explorers, an analyst has said.
Confidence continues to return for offshore work, with offshore seismic companies reporting improved performance from contract work, while multi-client continues to lag.
Well management firm Exceed Energy has enjoyed at jump in profits after injecting fresh impetus to its overseas expansion ambitions.