Centrica and Qatar Petroleum International (QPI) have bought gas and oil assets in Canada from Suncor Energy for £650million, including some with potential for shale-gas production.
Aberdeen energy service giant Wood Group has increased its exposure to the US onshore unconventional oil and gas markets with a deal announced yesterday.
Since its launch in 2006 in Beijing, World Heavy Oil Congress has gained the reputation as the strongest platform for international and national oil companies, governments,
Argentina's energy fortunes appear to have taken a turn for the better, with Repsol YPF claiming that 23billion barrels oil equivalent of shale-based hydrocarbons exist in the Vaca Muerta Basin.
THE Technical and Legal Guides to the International Oil and Gas Industry is an incredibly dry title, and one could be forgiven for believing that the contents of such publications would be as dry, especially since they were born in a lawyer's office.
A decade from now, global exploration and production will be dominated by Australasia and Latin America, it is claimed.
BP has planted its flag in oil-rich Brazil for the first time with a £4.7billion deal for deepwater assets.