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.
The US’ Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) is the benchmark for anti-corruption efforts around the world but the ways in which it is being used are changing, as various countries work on their own efforts.
“There’s a difference between the way grass grows and the way a tree grows,” says Pol Palacios.
The death toll from a pipeline explosion in central Mexico has risen to 66, according to Hidalgo state governor Omar Fayad.
Qatar Petroleum is buying stakes in three offshore oil blocks in Mexico from Eni SpA, as the Arab country signs another global expansion deal after leaving OPEC.
The Mexican government has cancelled bidding on two auctions that would have allowed hydraulic fracturing in the border state of Tamaulipas and brought more foreign oil companies south of the border.
US oilfield service firm McDermott International has won a pipeline installation contract with Mexico's Pemex.
UK oilfield services firm Petrofac will sell 49% of its Mexican business to Perenco.
European oil majors are swarming the shallow-waters of the Gulf of Mexico as the country races to attract investment before an election.
UK-based Premier Oil has been awarded stakes in three blocks in Mexico's latest licensing round.
Mexico’s 2013 decision to end the government monopoly on energy has resulted in billions in investment and the arrival of dozens of international oil companies.
Mexico’s Vista Oil & Gas has clinched a deal to buy assets in Argentina for $700million.
Mexico will today hold its most important oil auction since reforms to the country’s energy sector in 2013.