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23.05.2014 ExxonMobil finds promising shale oil deposit in Argentina

ExxonMobil said Wednesday it has found a promising shale oil deposit in southern Argentina, on par with some of the best of its kind in the United States.

13.05.2014 Chevron to team up with Mexico’s Pemex

Chevron Corp., the world’s third-largest energy company by market value, became the first major international oil producer to reveal partnership plans with state-run Petroleos Mexicanos since Mexico signed landmark legislation to reopen its doors to foreign producers, Bl

12.05.2014 Argentine YPF’s natural gas output up 18.5 percent

YPF’s production soared in the first quarter, with a rise in 18.5 percent in natural gas output and a 6.8 percent increase in oil production — results that were reported on the same day as the government and Repsol finalized the compensation deal with an exchange of bond

11.04.2014 Chevron, YPF to continue development of Vaca Muerta shale in Argentina

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) on April 10 confirmed that subsidiaries of the company have signed agreements with the Argentine oil company YPF S.A.

13.03.2014 YPF discovers oil field in Argentina’s Río Negro

State-controlled energy company YPF announced on March 11 the discovery of an oil field in Río Negro province, with the potential to supply up to 15 million barrels of crude, Buenos Aires Herald has reported.

19.02.2014 Argentina seeks Qatar’s help with LNG terminal

Argentina is seeking Qatari support to build a new LNG terminal to enhance the country’s gas receiving capacity from Qatar, The Peninsula reported on February 18.

03.02.2014 Argentina’s YPF buys Petrobras stake in Puesto Hernandez block

Argentine state-controlled oil company YPF said it acquired the stake it did not already own in a block in the country's western region from Brazilian energy giant Petrobras, EFE reported on February 1.

12.12.2013 Shell Eyes Argentine Shale Deposits

Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSA)’s Argentine unit plans to triple shale investments on prospects that the government will change energy policies to spur development of the Vaca Muerta formation and cut fuel imports, Bloomberg reported on December 10.

04.12.2013 Mexico Hopes to Enter Argentina’s Energy Sector

Mexico is hoping a reconciliation between Argentina and Spanish oil major Repsol will lead to a Mexican entry in Argentina's lucrative energy sector and improve chances of its own development, UPI reported on December 3.

26.11.2013 Repsol Reaches Deal with Argentina on Payment for YPF

Repsol and Argentina reached a preliminary deal on November 25 for the Spanish oil major to get paid for the 51 percent stake in the South American's country's main energy company YPF that the Argentine government seized in 2012, Reuters has reported.