Chevron Venezuela’s Exit To Aid Putin’s Russia

(S&P Global Platts, Brian Scheid and Rosemary Griffin, 17.Oct.2019) — Chevron is pushing back against the Trump administration’s plans to…

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Venezuelan Oil Output Could Be Halved Without Chevron Waiver

(S&P Global Platts, Brian Scheid, 14.Oct.2019) — Venezuelan oil production, already averaging a historic low near 600,000 b/d, could quickly…

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ANP 16th Round Attracts Record R$8.9bn Signings

(ANP, 10.Oct.2019) — The 16th Bidding Round collected R$ 8.9 billions in signature bonuses, a record value among the concession…

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Energy Cos Caught In Spat Over Venezuela Sanctions

(Chron, Sergio Chapa, 7.Oct.2019) — Frequent power outages, theft of equipment, a political tug-of-war and billions of dollars in losses…

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Brazil Approves 14 Firms For November Oil Tender

(Reuters, 30.Sep.2019) — Fourteen companies have been officially approved by Brazilian authorities to participate in an oil bidding round in November,…

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