Exploration News for Latin America

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Dominican Republic to Join Caribbean Energy Exploration Rush
Monday, March 05, 2018 The Dominican Republic expects to draw interest from energy titans when it opens the country to natural gas and oil exploration for the first time later this month.

CERAWEEK: Pemex Seeking Allies For Deepwater Blocks Won In Auction - CEO
Monday, March 05, 2018 Pemex plans to reach out to existing partners to form new joint ventures for a pair of deepwater blocks it won in a January auction.

Mexico To Offer First-Ever Shale Blocks In September Auction
Thursday, March 01, 2018 Mexico will auction development rights to shale blocks in September.

CGG, PCJ Announce Discovery of Live Oil Seeps in Jamaica
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 CGG GeoConsulting and the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica announce the discovery of 2 independent live oil seeps from different parts of the island.

Mexico's Oil Reform A Boon For Hard-Hit Oil Service, Seismic Firms
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 Oil service and mapping firms still emerging from an industry recession have received a boost from about $800 million of data sales to energy firms.

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.

Mexico Says Deepwater Oil Tender Doomed By Brazil Competition
Friday, December 08, 2017 Pemex blames the cancellation of a potentially lucrative deepwater Gulf of Mexico project on weak investor appetite.

Chevron To Study Mexican Oil Block, No Drilling Seen In First 4 Years
Thursday, November 30, 2017 Chevron will focus on studying the geology of its block in Mexico's deepwater Gulf during the first four-year phase of its contract.

Private Oil Made a Big Find in Mexico. Now State Oil Wants a Cut
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 The rush of enthusiasm that followed the July find has turned into a nervous wait.

China's CNOOC Begins Oil Partner Hunt in Mexico Deep Waters
Friday, September 15, 2017 CNOOC is searching for partners to develop oil prospects deep into the Gulf of Mexico as the Chinese giant extends its global reach.

Exploration Chief: Mexico's Pemex Seeks Oil Projects In Americas
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 Pemex is looking for oil projects in the United States, Brazil, Colombia and Argentina to keep up output after an energy reform.

Mexico Sets Jan. 31 For Next Deep-Water Oil, Gas Tenders
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 Mexico's oil regulator, the National Hydrocarbons Commission, set Jan. 31 as the date for the next round of auctions.

Mexico Oil Reform Advances With First Private Well in 80 Years
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 For the first time in almost 80 years, a private company has sunk a new offshore oil well in Mexican waters.