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Mexico's Pemex Sharply Reduces Losses as Oil Prices Rise
Monday, February 27, 2017 Mexican state-owned oil company Pemex reported a much smaller fourth-quarter loss, due in large part to higher crude prices.
Mexico's Pemex Jan Crude Output Drops 10.6 pct from A Year Ago
Friday, February 24, 2017 Mexican national oil company Pemex produced 10.6 percent less crude oil in January than in the same month last year, the company said.
What's Next for Mexico's Energy Sector?
Thursday, January 12, 2017 Rigzone examines the possible long-term outlook for Mexico's energy sector.
Supply Chain Partnership Helping PEMEX Manage Payments
Thursday, January 12, 2017 PEMEX copes with declining oil prices by addressing its supply chain issues, an industry observer tells Rigzone.
BHP Billiton Named as Pemex's First Deepwater Oil Partner
Monday, December 05, 2016 BHP Billiton will pay $624 million to be Petroleos Mexicanos' first private partner in producing oil and natural gas in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico.
Mexico Certifies Bidders for December Deep Water Oil Auctions
Monday, November 28, 2016 Mexico's oil regulator announces a final list of 16 oil companies representing a dozen countries that have pre-qualified to bid on the country's first-ever deep water oil auctions set for Dec. 5.
Pemex Expects To Post Primary Surplus In 2017 Despite Production Drop
Thursday, November 03, 2016 Pemex will post a primary surplus next year even as crude production continues to decline, the firm says.
Pemex Posts Narrower 3Q Loss Despite Falling Prices, Output
Friday, October 28, 2016 Pemex reports a narrower 3Q net loss.
Mexico's Pemex OKs New Gulf Joint Venture In Bid To Boost Output
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 Pemex approves a joint venture for two shallow water fields in the Gulf of Mexico, the firm says.
Mexico's Pemex Set to Announce Debt Management Deal
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Mexican national oil company Pemex is about to execute a debt management deal in international markets to improve the firm's finances, Pemex Chief Financial Officer Juan Pablo Newman says.
Mexico's Sole Platform Fabrication Project to Create Jobs
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 EPCI firm McDermott International will increase its workforce for the 18-month Abkatun-A2 project for PEMEX.
Pemex Discovers 6 New Crude Deposits In Gulf of Mexico
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 Pemex says it had discovered six new deposits in the Gulf of Mexico, two of super light crude in deep waters.
Mexico 2017 Budget Cuts To Squeeze Pemex, Primary Surplus Eyed
Friday, September 09, 2016 Mexico's government set out plans for a bigger-than-anticipated cut in public spending in 2017, with struggling state oil company Pemex earmarked for a $5.36 billion reduction in funding.
Pemex Cancels West Pegasus Drilling Contract
Monday, August 22, 2016 Seadrill Limited receives a notice of termination from Pemex Exploracion y Servicios for the West Pegasus drilling contract, effective Aug. 16.
In Third Bid to Lead Mexico, Fiery Leftist Puts Oil Feform in Crosshairs
Friday, August 12, 2016 A firebrand leftist who twice narrowly missed becoming Mexico's president is riding high with a fresh bid for election in 2018, vowing to upend a landmark energy sector opening championed by President Enrique Pena Nieto.
Grupo R's Newbuild Cantarell I & II Begin Work for Pemex in Gulf of Mexico
Friday, August 05, 2016 Grupo R's Cantarell I and Cantarell II jackups commence work at Pemex's Cantarell oil field in the Gulf of Mexico.
Pemex Losses Accumulate as Oil Production Hits Record Low
Thursday, July 28, 2016 Pemex adds to more than three years of losses as a cash injection from the government wasn't enough to overcome the pinch of record-low crude output, refinery upsets and a petrochemical plant explosion.
Mexico's Pemex must take Minimum 45 pct Stake in Deep Water Venture
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 Mexico's oil regulator said state-owned oil company Pemex must take a minimum 45 percent stake in its first-ever proposed joint venture with would-be private partners to develop oil reserves in the Gulf of Mexico's deep waters.
Malaysia's SapuraKencana Secures $113M Contract for a Mexican Assignment
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 Malaysia's SapuraKencana Petroleum secures a $113 million contract from Mexico's Pemex Exploracion y Produccion.
Mexico's Pemex Agrees to 3.17% Pay Increase for Oil Workers' Union
Wednesday, July 20, 2016 Pemex signs a one-year agreement with the country's oil workers union that boosts pay by 3.17 percent, the firm says.