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|23 May 17
||Mexico's oil regulator approves new Gulf area block for Pemex
Mexico's oil regulator on Tuesday approved the award of a promising new deep water block to state oil company Pemex, but conditioned the allotment on the firm developing the area with a partner that would eventually operate it.
|22 May 17
||Angola: Sonangol cancels auction for eight oil blocks
Angola's state oil company Sonangol has cancelled an auction of oil exploration licences for eight blocks, blaming the drop in oil prices since the bidding opened.
|22 May 17
||Ireland: Providence Resources announces Dunquin Licence (FEL 3/04) extension to 2025
Providence Resources reports that the Eni-operated Frontier Exploration Licence ('FEL') 3/04, located in the southern Porcupine Basin, has been extended to 2025. FEL 3/04 contains the undrilled Dunquin South exploration prospect.
|21 May 17
||Indonesia offers 15 oil blocks amid thin industry interest
Indonesia is offering 15 conventional and unconventional oil and gas blocks to potential bidders, government officials said on Friday, hoping more flexible terms will help reverse flagging interest in the sector after lacklustre performance in 2016.