BOEM, Gulf of Mexico, lease, sale, bids,oil, gas, offshore, Shell

Results show the oil and gas industry still has interest in the Gulf of Mexico as market conditions improve.

The Canada-based company is gearing up to be the first foreign player to kickstart shale exploration in Mexico.

Total, Petrobras, Brazil, Santos, Maxime Rabilloud, Iara, Lapa, offshore

The French oil major looks to strengthen its portfolio with the Iara and Lapa fields.

natural gas, LNG, South Australia, Senex, Beach, Strike, Santos, energy

Beach Energy, Santos, Strike and Senex have been named recipients of AU$24 million in grants from the South Australian government.

Cobalt International Energy, Tim Cutt, Anadarko Petroleum, Angola,  North Platte,  Shenandoah

In the GoM, the company is focused on its North Platte asset but was forced to take a $1.6 billion impairment after its Angola divestment efforts were thwarted.