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Fight Over Mexico Oil Field Snags Stake Sale
Monday, February 24, 2020The conflict over Zama has ignited concerns in the oil sector that politics will override economic and technical data.

Premier Oil Eyes Bid for Chevron's North Sea Assets
Thursday, December 13, 2018Premier Oil is considering a bid for a package of North Sea oil and gas assets put on the block by Chevron.

Premier's New Oil Field Offers Relief After UK Pipe Halt
Wednesday, December 27, 2017A new UK North Sea oil field came online last week, offering one of the country's largest independent operators some relief.

Premier Oil Stations FPSO at Catcher Field in North Sea
Thursday, October 26, 2017Premier Oil secures a major advance in its North Sea fortunes.

Premier Oil Seeks Buyer For Stake In North Sea Gas Field
Thursday, September 14, 2017Premier Oil is seeking to sell half of its stake in the Babbage gas field in the North Sea, according to a document seen by Reuters.

Premier Oil Names Roy Franklin As Chairman
Thursday, August 10, 2017Premier Oil hires oil and gas industry veteran Roy Franklin as its chairman.

Mexico Delays Next Oil Auction to Let Huge New Find Sink In
Monday, July 17, 2017"International and national interest is awakening," said Mexico's chief oil regulator.

Premier Oil Says North Sea Exploration No Longer Attractive
Thursday, July 13, 2017Premier Oil says that exploring for resources in the North Sea was no longer attractive, a day after it announced a major discovery off Mexico.

Ezra, EMAS Offshore to Sell 78.4% Stake in FPSO Lewek Emas
Friday, April 15, 2016Ezra and its unit EMAS Offshore agree to sell their combined 78.4 percent stakes in FPSO Lewek Emas to a global infrastructure fund.

North Sea: Indies, Juniors Driving Exploration, Development in 2016
Tuesday, January 12, 2016Rigzone takes a look at the 2016 exploration and field development plans of junior and independent oil and gas firms focused on the North Sea region.

Mexico's Sierra & Oil & Gas Sees First Exploratory Drill in Early 2017
Thursday, November 26, 2015A consortium that includes Mexico's Sierra Oil & Gas plans in early 2017 to make its first exploratory drill in one of the fields it was awarded as part of a landmark energy reform, Sierra's chief executive officer says.

What Now for the Falklands?
Wednesday, August 12, 2015Rigzone takes a look at the recent oil discoveries in the North Falkland Basin and asks the "what now" question amid lower oil prices.

Premier Oil Puts Pakistan Assets on Block After 'Attractive' Offer
Thursday, July 09, 2015Premier Oil puts its Pakistan business up for sale after receiving an "attractive" offer from an unnamed party, Chief Executive Tony Durrant says.

Minister: Argentina Will Pursue Judge Order on Falklands Drillers
Sunday, June 28, 2015Argentina will pursue in Britain and the US a local judge's order to seize assets of oil drillers operating in the disputed Falklands Islands, the foreign minister says in an interview with local media.

Premier Oil Exits Onshore Block 2B in Kenya
Friday, May 29, 2015Premier Oil withdraws from onshore Block 2B in Kenya.

KrisEnergy Completes Acquisition of Sumatra's Block A Aceh PSC
Tuesday, January 13, 2015KrisEnergy completes acquisition of Block A Aceh production sharing contract in Sumatra, Indonesia from Premier Oil.

KrisEnergy Acquires Premier Oil's Stake in Sumatra's Block A Aceh for $40M
Tuesday, July 01, 2014KrisEnergy acquires Premier Oil's stake in Block A Aceh production sharing contract in Sumatra, Indonesia for $40 million.

Ophir Energy Confirms Premier Oil Rejected Its Merger Proposal
Monday, April 28, 2014Ophir Energy confirms that Premier Oil rejected its proposal to merge the two companies.

Premier Reaches Out to Xodus for Catcher FEED Study
Wednesday, May 15, 2013Xodus Group has secured a contract to deliver the subsea FEED study for the Premier Oil Catcher project in the Central North Sea.

Changes Approved to Premiere Farm-Out Agreement
Friday, October 12, 2012Rockhopper has received formal agreement from the Falkland Islands Government (FIG) and both relevant licensees to the farm-out agreement with Premier Oil plc.