Start-up at In Salah Southern fields declaredFeb 17, 2016
Statoil and partners Sonatrach and BP have declared the startup of its Southern Fields project on In Salah in Algeria. The Statoil production from the southern fields will be around 22 000 equity
Tower Resources focuses on near-term opportunity in South AfricaFeb 17, 2016
Tower Resources updates with regards to its interests in the SW Orange Basin Technical Co-operation Permit ('TCP') and the Algoa-Gamtoos Exploration Right ('Algoa-Gamtoos ER') offshore South Africa.
Pura Vida plans to drill a second well in Mazagan permit Off MoroccoFeb 15, 2016
Pura Vida Energy NL, via its subsidiary, PVD Exploration Morocco SARL AU, is a party to a farmin agreement and joint operating agreement with a subsidiary of Freeport-McMoRan Oil & Gas,
Tlou Energy makes board changesFeb 15, 2016
Tlou Energy Ltd advises that Nathan Mitchell has resigned as Non-Executive Chairman of the Company with immediate effect, to focus on his other commitments and various executive
Aminex agrees disposal of 3.825% interest in Kiliwani North to Solo OilFeb 12, 2016
Aminex PLC has reached an agreement with Solo Oil plc for the disposal of a final 3.825% interest in the Kiliwani North Development Licence for a cash consideration of $2.16 million.
Sound Energy to acquire interest in Meridja permit, onshore MoroccoFeb 9, 2016
Sound Energy has signed a binding agreement with Oil & Gas Investment Fund S.A.S ('OGIF') whereby OGIF has granted Sound Energy an option to acquire a 55% interest in the Meridja
Qatar Petroleum to acquire 30% Chevron's assets in MoroccoFeb 9, 2016
Qatar Petroleum has reached an agreement with Chevron Morocco Exploration Ltd., a subsidiary of Chevron Corporation, to acquire a 30% participating interest from
FAR Ltd. upgrade to SNE oil field contingent resourcesFeb 9, 2016
FAR Ltd commissioned RISC Operations Pty Ltd to prepare an Independent Resources Report for FAR's SNE oil field offshore Senegal. The report was prepared as at December 2015
SOCO commences drilling at Baobab Marine-1 wellFeb 9, 2016
SOCO says that the Baobab Marine-1 ('BABM-1') commitment well commenced drilling on 5 February 2016 in the Mer Profonde Sud Block, located in the Lower Congo Basin,
Circle Oil signs MoU in MoroccoFeb 9, 2016
Circle Oil, together with its partner Office National des Hydrocarbures et des Mines ('ONHYM'), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ('MOU') with a potential new gas customer
Frontier Resources issues new ordinary sharesFeb 8, 2016
The Board of Frontier says that the Company has conditionally issued, though a direct subscription, 4,750,000,000 new ordinary shares of 0.01p each with existing
Tower Resources declares retirement of directorFeb 5, 2016
Tower Resources says that Mr Peter Blakey, Non-Executive Director, has decided to retire from the Board and will therefore not stand for re-election at the Company's next AGM
Africa Oil completes Kenyan farmout deal with Maersk OilFeb 5, 2016
Africa Oil Corp. has completed the previously announced farmout with Maersk Olie og Gas A/S (Maersk) related to Kenyan Blocks 10BB, 13T and 10BA.
Saipem Contracting Algérie: court orders fine of €34,000Feb 4, 2016
The Court of Algiers has passed sentence in the first instance of the “Sonatrach 1” trial involving Saipem Contracting Algérie, a Saipem Group company registered in Algeria,
Sasol obtains approval for Mozambique field development planFeb 3, 2016
Sasol has obtained approval from the Mozambique Council of Ministers for its field development plan (FDP) that will see further hydrocarbon resources developed to
MX Oil to sell stake in Aje Field, offshore Nigeria, for US$18 millionFeb 3, 2016
MX Oil has received a proposal last month for its Nigerian investment in the proven Aje Field offshore Nigeria.The Directors believe a sale of its Nigerian investment
Aminex's Kiliwani North-1 well undergoing final well integrity testingFeb 2, 2016
Aminex PLC updates shareholders that the Kiliwani North-1 well is currently undergoing final well integrity testing prior to first production. This follows the signing of a Gas Sales
Magnolia LNG extends binding agreement with Meridian LNGFeb 2, 2016
Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd advises that its 100% owned project company, Magnolia LNG, LLC (Magnolia) and Meridian LNG Holdings Corp (Meridian LNG) have agreed to extend
Sterling Energy withdraws from Block C-3, MauritaniaFeb 1, 2016
Sterling Energy says that its wholly owned subsidiary Sterling Energy Mauritania Limited has submitted a notice of withdrawal to its joint venture partners in relation to Block C-3, offshore Mauritania.
Victoria Oil & Gas declares 2016 operations outlookJan 29, 2016
Victoria Oil & Gas Plc declares a 2016 Operations Outlook for VOG and Gaz Du Cameroun S.A ('GDC') the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary and operator of the 60% owned
InterMoor appoints Folabi Bolatiwa as General Manager in NigeriaJan 28, 2016
InterMoor, an Acteon company, has appointed Folabi Bolatiwa as general manager in Nigeria. Bolatiwa will be responsible for overseeing the company’s continued growth in the region.
Kosmos Energy makes significant gas discovery offshore SenegalJan 28, 2016
Kosmos Energy says that its Guembeul-1 exploration well, located in the northern part of the St. Louis Offshore Profond license area in Senegal, has made a significant gas discovery.
ACE Winches attends trade mission to West AfricaJan 28, 2016
ACE Winches hasjoined the trade mission organised by Scottish Development International to West Africa.
Ophir Energy restructures board and committee membershipJan 28, 2016
In accordance with Rule 9.6.11(3) of the Listing Rules, the Board of Directors of the Ophir Energy makes the following changes to the membership of the Board and its committees.