Bangladesh Says Finds Oil Reserves Worth $5.5B
Monday, May 21, 2012 Bangladesh has discovered oil in 2 old gas fields in the country's northeastern region with an extractable reserve worth $5.5B, Petrobangla Chairman Hussain Monsur said.
ConocoPhilips Set to Start Seismic in Bay from Feb
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 Petrobangla has approved a plan by ConocoPhillips to conduct seismic survey in Bangladesh's offshore blocks in February amid hopes for a discovery of a large hydrocarbon structure in the Bay.
ConocoPhillips Signs PSC for Exploration in Bay of Bengal
Thursday, June 16, 2011 ConocoPhillips has signed a PSC with the Govt of Bangladesh and Petrobangla representing ConocoPhillips' first investment in Bangladesh.
Bangladesh Looks to the Sea for Energy Security
Thursday, August 06, 2009 Bangladesh is among a group of the world's poorest countries that may be sitting on top of untold oil and gas wealth, but can't exploit it due to ownership arguments.
Bangladesh Mulls Decision on Award of Offshore Gas Blocks
Wednesday, July 01, 2009 Bangladesh's prime minister has directed the energy division to send a proposal to award up to nine offshore gas blocks to ConocoPhillips and Tullow Oil.
Cairn Energy Drills New Production Well At Bangladesh Field
Thursday, May 03, 2007 Cairn Energy has finished drilling a new production well at its offshore Sangu field in Bangladesh, a senior official with state-owned Petrobangla said Thursday.