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16.09.2013 Pakistan Oilfields Finds More Oil, Gas In Makori

In its annual report for fiscal 2013, Pakistan Oilfields revealed project updates where the Makori East 3 at Lockhart formation was successfully tested for hydrocarbons, with test production of 2,687 barrels per day (bpd) of oil and 8.56 million cubic feet per day (mmcfd

12.09.2013 First Oil Produced From Kashagan Oil Field

The North Caspian Operating Co. said Wednesday oil was being produced from the giant Kashagan field in Kazakh waters of the Caspian Sea for the first time.

12.09.2013 Statoil Finds Oil In Norwegian Sea

Norwegian energy company Statoil said Wednesday it made an oil discovery in its Svale North prospect in the Norwegian Sea.

12.09.2013 Iraq Signs Deal With BP To Revive Northern Kirkuk Oilfield

Baghdad signed a deal in early September for BP to revive Iraq's northern Kirkuk oilfield, Oil Minister Abdul Kareem Luaibi said on Wednesday, confirming a plan that Kurdistan has already rejected as illegal.

11.09.2013 China, South Korea To Invest In $1.5B Iranian Oil Project

The Teheran Times that Sinopec and a South Korean company have finalized a deal with Iran to invest in a project, worth $1.5 billion, to revamp Iran’s Esfahan Oil Refinery.
 
The name of the South Korean company has not been revealed.
 

09.09.2013 Tullow Strikes First Oil in Norway After 10 Unsuccessful Wells

Tullow Oil Plc (TLW) discovered its first crude off Norway after at least 10 unsuccessful wells this year, Bloomberg reports.

09.09.2013 OMV Discovers Oil In Barents Sea

OMV, the integrated international oil and gas company has found oil in the Barents Sea, the company reported in a news release. The exploration success has been made in the exploration licenses PL 537 which was signed in 2009.

05.09.2013 Petrobras Announces Oil And Natural Gas Production In July

Petrobras announces that, in July, oil output (oil plus natural gas liquids - NGL) from all the company’s fields in Brazil was 1,888 thousand barrels per day (bpd), 4.6% lower than the previous month (1,979 thousand barrels).

05.09.2013 Transoil summarizes its performance results for the six months ended 30 June 2013

Transoil LLC, largest Russian private rail operator of rolling stock by volume transported and the market share in the oil and petroleum products rail freight market, announces its operational results for the six months ended 30 June 2013.

04.09.2013 China Sacks Official In Oil Corruption Probe

China has sacked the head of its state assets regulator, former top energy executive Jiang Jiemin, the official Xinhua news agency said on Tuesday, two days after the agency reported Jiang was the subject of a corruption probe.