Mexican firm eyeing Cuba offshore oil projects

April 13th, 2012 - 11:04 am ICT by IANS
Havana, April 13 (IANS/EFE) Mexican President Felipe Calderon said his country's state-owned oil company, Petroleos Mexicanos, is considering participating and investing in crude and natural gas exploration and production projects ... Read more...

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China ups pressure over India’s Vietnam oil deal

October 17th, 2011 - 6:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Stepping up pressure on India to scrap oil deals with Vietnam, China has indicated that these agreements in South China Sea could potentially strain bilateral ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka, Vietnam ink oil deal

October 14th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, Oct 14 (IANS) Sri Lanka and Vietnam have signed an oil and gas exploration agreement, Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang said at a forum here Friday.Vietnam's state-run PetroVietnam had ... Read more...

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Unfazed by China, India, Vietnam sign oil deal, extradition treaty

October 12th, 2011 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) Undeterred by Beijing's objections, India and Vietnam Wednesday sealed an accord for oil exploration in the South China Sea and signed half a dozen ... Read more...

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ONGC Videsh inks deal with PetroVietnam

October 12th, 2011 - 4:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) ONGC Videsh Limited, the overseas arm of the government-run Oil and Natural Gas Corporation, Wednesday signed an agreement with Vietnam Oil and Gas Group ... Read more...

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Russia to prospect for oil in Cuba

November 5th, 2009 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Havana, Nov 5 (EFE) Russian and Cuban governments have signed four agreements for oil exploration and production on the Caribbean island, official media reported. Under the accords, Russian state energy firm Zarubezhneft has ... Read more...

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Cuba to start oil exploration in Gulf of Mexico

April 17th, 2008 - 5:38 pm ICT by admin
Havana, April 17 (IANS) Spurred by experts' reports that Cuba is sitting on oil, the government has decided to start drilling in the Gulf of Mexico next year, Spain's EFE news agency ... Read more...

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