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Petrobras Discovers Oil, Gas in Brazil's Amazon and Espirito Santos Basins
Friday, April 17, 2015 Petrobas finds oil and gas at Block AM-T-84 in the Amazon Basin in Brazil and discovers oil at Block ES-T-495 in the Espirito Santo Basin.
Brazil's Petrobras Confirms Productivity Within Sergipe Oil Basin
Thursday, April 16, 2015 Petrobras says that tests confirm light crude and good productivity levels at its reserves in the Farfan area at the Sergipe basin, a large oil frontier off the country's northeast coast.
Karoon Gas Finds Hydrocarbons at Echnida-1 Well in Brazil's Santos Basin
Monday, April 13, 2015 Karoon Gas finds hydrocarbons at Echidna-1 exploration well in Block S-M-1102m, Santos Basin, offshore Brazil.
Statoil Makes Gas Find Near Aasta Hansteen Field
Monday, April 13, 2015 Statoil makes another gas find near its Aasta Hansteen field in the Norwegian Arctic, further raising the gas resource in one of its biggest ongoing projects.
Total's Skirne East Well Finds Gas Offshore Norway
Friday, April 10, 2015 Tota's Skirne East exploration well in the Norwegian North Sea finds recoverable gas of up to 10 million barrels oil equivalent.
Southern England 'Brimming' with Onshore Oil
Thursday, April 09, 2015 Analysis by petrophysical firm Nutech of a well in southern England suggests the region could be brimming with onshore oil.
Statoil Strikes Oil at Yeti Prospect in Gulf of Mexico
Thursday, April 09, 2015 Statoil makes an oil discovery in its Miocene Yeti prospect located in the Gulf of Mexico.
Woodside Makes Gas Discovery at Pyxis-1 Exploration Well in Permit WA-34-L
Wednesday, April 08, 2015 Woodside makes a gas discovery at Pyxis-1 exploration well in production license WA-34-L offshore Western Australia.
JX Nippon Finds Oil at Bestari-1 Well in Deepwater Block R Off Sabah
Tuesday, April 07, 2015 JX Nippon Oil & Gas finds oil at Bestari-1 exploration well in deepwater Block R offshore Sabah, East Malaysia.
Zebedee Springs Oil, Gas near the Falkland Islands
Thursday, April 02, 2015 Premier and Rockhopper announce the success of the Zebedee well offshore the Falkland Islands, with a hydrocarbon discovery of 136 feet of net pay.
Apache's New Technology Yields 'Strong' Drilling Results in Egypt
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Apache reports strong appraisal- and development-drilling results from Egypt following the previously announced discovery of two new oil fields in the Western Desert.
Statoil Discovers More Gas Offshore Tanzania
Monday, March 30, 2015 Statoil makes another natural gas discovery in Block 2 offshore Tanzania, boosting gas volumes by 1 to 1.8 trillion cubic feet of gas, the company says.
OGDCL Discovers Oil at Palli Deep-1 Well in Pakistan's Sindh Province
Thursday, March 26, 2015 Oil and Gas Development Co. Ltd. discovers oil at the Palli Deep-1 exploration well in Sindh province, Pakistan.
Santos, Japanese-led Team Make New Oil Find Off Malaysia
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 Santos and its Japanese and Malaysian partners hit oil in an exploration well in deepwater off Sabah in east Malaysia, and are planning to drill further to evaluate the find.
Santos Finds West Gas at Kyanite-1 Well in PEL 513 in Cooper Basin
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Drillsearch Energy finds wet gas at Kyanite-1 exploration well in PEL 513 in the Cooper Basin, Australia.
Eni Makes 'Significant' Gas, Condensate Discovery Offshore Libya
Monday, March 16, 2015 Italy's Eni makes a 'significant' discovery of gas and condensate offshore Libya.
Japan's JX, GDF Suez Find New Oil in UK North Sea
Friday, March 13, 2015 JX Nippon Oil and Gas Exploration Corp says it had discovered new oil in the UK Central North Sea.
Beach Energy Finds Oil at Stanleys-1 Well in PRL 171 in SA's Cooper Basin
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 Beach Energy discovers oil at Stanleys-1 exploration well in permit PRL 171 in South Australia's Cooper Basin.
BP Makes Second Deepwater Gas Find Off Egypt
Monday, March 09, 2015 BP makes a second large gas discovery offshore Egypt as part of a concession estimated to contain more than 5 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.
RAK Reports Oil, Gas Discovery Offshore Ivory Coast
Monday, March 09, 2015 Norway's RAK Petroleum says a subsidiary company has made an oil and gas discovery offshore Ivory Coast.
Cap Boujdour Well Offshore Morocco 'Not Commercial'
Monday, March 02, 2015 Kosmos Energy discovers gas and condensate at its Cap Boujdour exploration well but the discovery is deemed non-commercial.
San Leon Announces Its First Polish Commercial Gas Find
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 Junior explorer San Leon makes its first commercial gas discovery in Poland.
Senex Finds Oil at Martlet North-1 Well in South Australian Cooper Basin
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 Senex Energy discovers oil at Martlet North-1 exploration well on the western flank of the South Australian Coooper Basin.
Gulfsands Confirms DOB-1 Well as a Gas Discovery
Monday, February 23, 2015 Gas flows at a rate of more than 10 million cubic feet per day at the Douar Ouled Balkhair 1 gas exploration well in northern Morocco.