ecopetrol

Colombian firm makes oil find


August 17th, 2012 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 17 (IANS/EFE) Colombia's Ecopetrol and two US joint venture partners have discovered oil and gas at a deep-water well in the US Gulf of Mexico, the Bogota-based firm ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombian oil firm to export 12 mn barrels to India


August 16th, 2012 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 16 (IANS/EFE) Colombian oil firm Ecopetrol will supply 12 million barrels of crude to a private Indian refining company under a year-long contract worth approximately $1.2 billion, the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombia to deploy 5,000 soldiers to protect pipeline


July 12th, 2012 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, July 12 (IANS/EFE) Colombia's government plans to deploy 5,000 soldiers to protect the Bicentennial Pipeline, a 960 km conduit currently under construction.Mines and Energy Minister Mauricio Cardenas made the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombian firm makes new oil find


April 26th, 2012 - 12:55 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, April 26 (IANS/EFE) State oil company Ecopetrol announced a new crude discovery at an exploratory well in Tisquirama, a block in northern Colombia that has been in commercial production ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombian oil company to invest $8.48 bn in 2012


November 23rd, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Nov 23 (IANS/EFE) Colombian state oil company Ecopetrol S.A. plans to invest $8.48 billion next year and has set a goal of boosting production to 750,000 barrels of oil ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombia has record oil output in February


March 10th, 2011 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, March 10 (IANS/EFE) Colombia's oil output reached a record high of 861,000 barrels per day (bpd) in February, up 13.4 percent from the same month of 2010, authorities said.Average ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombian regulator approves BP asset sell-off


December 23rd, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 23 (IANS/EFE) Colombia's competition regulator has given the green light for state oil firm Ecopetrol and Canada's Talisman to acquire the Colombian unit of BP Plc.Ecopetrol said Tuesday in a ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Ecopetrol makes new oil find in Colombia


December 15th, 2010 - 12:49 pm ICT by IANS
Bogota, Dec 15 (IANS/EFE) State-owned Empresa Colombiana de Petroleos, or Ecopetrol, said it found oil at a new well in central Colombia, raising the number of new petroleum discoveries this year to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Earth’s highest coastal mountain has moved 2,200 km in 170m years


September 21st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): The highest coastal mountain on Earth, Colombia's Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, has been on the move for a long, long time as indicated by a new study.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

BP sells operation in Colombia


August 4th, 2010 - 11:17 am ICT by IANS
Bogota, Aug 4 (IANS/EFE) Colombian state oil company Ecopetrol S.A. and Canadian firm Talisman have reached an agreement to buy the Colombia operation of BP Plc for $1.75 billion. The deal for BP ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Colombian firm buys 20 percent stake in RIL blocks (Superseding earlier story)


December 4th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Colombia's state-run energy firm Ecopetrol has bought a 20 percent stake in two deepwater oil blocks being explored by Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), the Indian company said Friday. Reliance ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Columbian firm buys 20 percent stake in RIL blocks


December 4th, 2009 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Columbia's state-run energy firm Ecopetrol has bought a 20 percent stake in two deepwater oil blocks being explored by Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL), the Indian company said Friday. Reliance ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Five Colombian soldiers killed during anti-rebel operation


May 4th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by admin
Bogota, May 4 (IANS) At least five soldiers have been killed and 10 wounded in a mine explosion during an operation to nab a rebel guerrilla leader in northeast Colombia, a military ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Subscribe