Oil, gas and mining

SolGold issues update on Porvenir project

SolGold has issued an update on its regional exploration activities from the 100% owned Porvenir project in southern Ecuador, held by wholly owned subsidiary Green...

Serica announces start of drilling on Rowallan exploration well

Serica Energy has announced the spud of the ENI UK Limited operated Rowallan exploration well 22/19c-G in which it has a 15% interest.

The...

Rose Petroleum hopes to start drilling at Gunnison well in Q1

Rose Petroleum said on Thursday it plans to start drilling at GVU 22-1 in the first quarter of 2019 after it agreed an updated operational...

Oriole Resources' partner starts drilling programme at Dalafin project

Oriole Resources announced on Thursday that a reverse circulation drilling programme to a depth of 3,000m was now underway at its Dalafin project in eastern...

Petro Matad fails to find oil accumulations in Snow Leopard 1 well

Petro Matad announced it did not find the oil accumulations hoped for in its Snow Leopard 1 well.

The Snow Leopard-1 well, drilled in Petro...

Mayan Energy updates on Forest Hill assets in Texas

Mayan Energy announced an update on its Forest Hill assets in Wood County, Texas where it holds a 75% working interest (WI) and 52.5% net...

Solo Oil updates on Tanzanian well activities with Aminex

The tendering process for a rig to drill the Chikumi-1 well in Tanzania - an important step on the way to unlocking potential resources in...

Touchstone Exploration reports sharp increase in Q2 average crude oil output

Touchstone Exploration's average crude oil production in the second quarter of 2018 was up 11% compared with the first quarter of 2018 and up 29%...

Production starts at OMV Petrom's €30m offshore well in Romania

Oil and gas group OMV Petrom has started production from its new offshore well LVO7 in Romania's Lebada Vest field, the country's largest offshore oil...

Kaz Minerals acquires Baimskaya copper project in Russia for $900m

KAZ Minerals announced that it has agreed to acquire the Baimskaya copper project in Russia for $900m in cash and shares, comprising an initial consideration...