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China State Firms to Expand Domestic Oil, Gas Exploration After Xi's Call
Wednesday, August 08, 2018 China, the world's top energy user and also largest crude oil importer, is facing declining reserves and soaring development costs.

Rosneft Says South China Sea Drilling Is Within Vietnam Waters
Thursday, May 17, 2018 Drilling in the South China Sea by Rosneft is within Vietnamese territorial waters, the Russian state oil firm says.

Repsol Asks Vietnam For Compensation After Drilling Project Halted
Friday, May 04, 2018 Repsol is in talks with Vietnam's state oil company and national authorities over compensation for the suspension of an oil drilling project in the South China Sea.

Rystad Energy: 100 Offshore Projects to be Sanctioned in 2018
Thursday, May 03, 2018 Oil market 'tailwind' likely to spark 100 offshore project sanctions in 2018.

Thai Petroleum Fields Auction to Begin Tuesday -Energy Minister
Monday, April 23, 2018 Thailand will begin auctions on Tuesday for petroleum fields in the Gulf of Thailand, Minister of Energy Siri Jirapongphan said on Monday.

Philippines Hopes For Sea Exploration Pact With China This Year
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano is confident that an agreement with China to jointly explore for oil and gas in South China Sea can be signed this year.

Philippines Eyes Joint Exploration Deal In S. China Sea Within Months
Monday, April 09, 2018 The Philippines is looking to seal a pact with China within a few months to jointly explore for oil and gas in a part of the busy South China Sea waterway claimed by both countries.

Philippines Earmarks 2 Sites For Possible Joint Oil Exploration With China
Friday, March 02, 2018 The Philippines identifies 2 areas in the South China Sea where joint exploration for oil and gas may be undertaken with China.

SK Innovation Makes Oil Discovery in South China Sea
Friday, February 23, 2018 Korean energy chemical company SK Innovation makes an oil discovery in PRMB block 17/03 in the South China Sea.

Exploration to Increase in 2018 but Investment Constraints Remain
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Exploration activity will increase in 2018, but market uncertainty and the need to manage debt levels will remain key constraints to investment.

Global Exploration Sector May Soon Return to Profit
Thursday, January 04, 2018 There are early signs that the global exploration sector may soon return to profit.

Indonesia's Upstream Sector in 'Dire' Need of Additional Investment
Wednesday, January 03, 2018 Indonesia's 'embattled' exploration and production sector is in 'dire' need of additional investment, according to BMI Research.

Petrochina Conducts Major Internal Transfer Of Oil, Gas Blocks
Friday, December 08, 2017 PetroChina conducts its first major internal transfer of mining rights between subsidiaries to allow those with mature fields to look for oil and gas in under-developed regions.

China To Auction Five Oil, Gas Blocks In Xinjiang In Reform Push
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 China is putting out for auction 5 oil and gas blocks in the remote northwest Xinjiang region to domestic investors.

CNPC Reports New Oil Field Discovery In Western China - Xinhua
Friday, December 01, 2017 China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC) discovers a new oil field, according to the official Xinhua News agency.