Colombia

  • Colombia, Anadarko Sign E&P Contracts for Four Blocks

    Colombia, Anadarko Sign E&P Contracts for Four Blocks

    Sunday, 10th October 2021

    Colombia has signed exploration and production (E&P) contracts with Anadarko company, which is subsidiary of Occidental Petroleum Corporation for four off-shore blocks at the Caribbean coast with expected investments worth $1.4 billion.

  • Saipem Wins Three New Onshore Drilling Contracts

    Saipem Wins Three New Onshore Drilling Contracts

    Tuesday, 18th May 2021

    Saipem has been awarded the extension of two significant onshore drilling contracts in Saudi Arabia for a period of five and ten years, respectively, as well as a new four-year contract in Colombia, according to Saipem’s press release.

  • ExxonMobil to develop Fracking Pilot Project in Colombia

    ExxonMobil to develop Fracking Pilot Project in Colombia

    Thursday, 1st April 2021

    ExxonMobil’s plan to develop a pilot project for hydraulic fracturing, known as fracking, in the Valle Medio del Magdalena basin in Colombia has been provisionally approved by Colombia authority, according to Reuters.

  • Ecuador Calls on Colombia, Mexico to Freeze Oil Output

    Ecuador Calls on Colombia, Mexico to Freeze Oil Output

    Wednesday, 30th March 2016
    Ecuador is lobbying fellow Latin American oil exporters, Colombia and Mexico, to freeze crude production as part of a broad price-boosting effort that would be cemented at an April 17th meeting of OPEC and non-OPEC producers in Doha.
  • Colombian Rebel Group Attacks Cano Limon Oil Pipeline

    Colombian Rebel Group Attacks Cano Limon Oil Pipeline

    Tuesday, 15th March 2016
    Production along Colombia's second most important oil pipeline, the Cano-Limon Covenas, has been suspended following two rebel bomb attacks carried out by National Liberation Army (ELN).
  • LatAm Oil Producers Meeting Postponed

    LatAm Oil Producers Meeting Postponed

    Thursday, 10th March 2016
    A key meeting between Latin American oil producers and exporters planned to unify the region in backing an output freeze or other measures to bolster prices, has been postponed due to scheduling difficulties.
  • Venezuela Halts Gas Exports to Colombia

    Venezuela Halts Gas Exports to Colombia

    Sunday, 3rd January 2016
    Venezuela's state oil company, PDVSA, has halted the export of natural gas to Colombia due to weather factors, the Colombian Mines and Energy Ministry announced.