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28.04.2014 Egdon assesses Northern England gas licenses

Egdon Resources plc (AIM:EDR) announced on April 25 a summary of the results of an independent review of the shale-gas potential of some of Egdon’s Northern England licences.

04.04.2014 Russia’s Rosneft extends three licences in Krasnodar Territory

Rosneft has extended its licenses to produce oil and gas in three blocks in Krasnodar Territory – East-Severskoye, Zybza-Gluboky Yar and Novo-Dmitriyevskoye, Prime has reported. Rosneft received the licenses in 2006.

01.04.2014 Russian Bashneft’s licenses for R. Trebs and A. Titov fields amended

The Federal Subsoil Resources Management Agency (Rosnedra) made amendments to JSOC Bashneft’s licence for geological exploration and production of hydrocarbons within a subsoil area including the R. Trebs and A.

26.03.2014 Wintershall sells North Sea licenses to Hungary’s MOL

Wintershall, a 100% BASF subsidiary, is optimizing its portfolio with today’s financial closing of the transaction with the Hungarian MOL Group, Wintershall reported on March 25.

20.03.2014 Austria’s OMV buys licenses in UK

OMV is expanding its position in the UK core area, OMV’s press office said on March 19. Agreement has been reached with Hess to acquire four licenses in West of Shetland (WoS), UK, including the field Cambo and the Blackrock prospect.

22.01.2014 Norway’s Statoil awarded 10 offshore licenses

Statoil has been awarded interests in 10 production licences in the Awards in Predefined Areas 2013 (APA 2013) on the Norwegian continental shelf, Statoil’s Press Office said on January 21. Statoil will be the operator in 7 of the licences.

29.11.2013 UK Awards 52 Exploration Licenses

Britain has awarded a record number of offshore oil and gas licences in its latest round of tenders, it said on November 29, as the country scrambles to attract new exploration before existing infrastructure is decommissioned, Reuters reports.

21.11.2013 Lukoil Wants to Export LNG

Lukoil has proposed amendments to the bill on the liberalization of LNG exports in order to make it possible for it to work in the sector, Itar-Tass has reported, citing sources close to the bill’s authors.

05.11.2013 Colombian Authorities Approve Pacific Rubiales Oil Licenses

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. has finally erased one of the question marks hanging over its immediate future, an encouraging sign for investors interested in betting on the Toronto firm’s foray into Colombia’s oil field, The Globe and Mail reported on November 4.

22.10.2013 Indonesia to Simplify Oil Exploration Licenses

The government is working on a plan that is expected to attract more oil and gas exploration by reducing the number of license groups for such activities from 69 to only eight, the Indonesian newspaper Jakarta Post reported on October 22.