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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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Argentina says oil company owes $8 mn in tax


February 16th, 2012 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) Argentina's Treasury has prohibited oil company YPF, controlled by Spain's Repsol-YPF, from making any imports or exports until it pays an $8 million tax debt, ... Read more...

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Argentine oil firm made $3 bn investments in 2011


February 9th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 9 (IANS/EFE) Argentine oil company YPF, a unit of Spain's Repsol-YPF, announced Wednesday that its investments in the South American country rose last year by 50 percent ... Read more...

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Argentina orders lowering of wholesale diesel prices


January 28th, 2012 - 11:41 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Jan 28 (IANS/EFE) Argentina's government has ordered refining firms to sell diesel for use in public transport at the same price they charge drivers at the pump, authorities ... Read more...

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Spanish firm buys Russian oil company for $230 mn


December 30th, 2011 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 30 (IANS/EFE) Spanish energy firm Repsol YPF SA said Thursday that it spent $230 million to acquire Russian oil company Eurotek, which holds exploration and production permits in ... Read more...

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Cuba estimates 2011 oil, gas output at four mn tonnes


December 22nd, 2011 - 11:44 am ICT by IANS
Havana, Dec 22 (IANS/EFE) Cuba's basic industry minister said the island produced an estimated four million tonnes of oil equivalent in 2011, an amount roughly unchanged from the previous four ... Read more...

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Libyan rebels seek financial help from Spain


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:34 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 22 (IANS/EFE) Libya's rebel group has appealed to Spanish corporates for financial aid to begin reconstruction of the North African country even as Muammar Gaddafi continues to hang ... Read more...

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Spain prepares to temporarily close its embassy in Libya


March 2nd, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 2 (IANS/EFE) Spain's foreign minister announced Tuesday that Madrid is preparing to temporarily close its embassy in Libya amid continuing strife in the North African country.In remarks to ... Read more...

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Spanish firm files for delisting from New York Stock Exchange


February 24th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) Spanish energy company Repsol-YPF officially informed the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its decision to delist from the New York Stock Exchange, where its shares had ... Read more...

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Brazil’s Petrobras announces deep-water oil find


January 27th, 2011 - 11:26 am ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Jan 27 (IANS/EFE) Brazilian state-controlled energy company Petrobras said it struck oil at a pre-salt block located in "ultra-deep" waters of the Santos Basin, located off the country's southeastern coast.The ... Read more...

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Bolivia, Argentina sign revised natural gas deal


March 28th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Sucre (Bolivia), March 28 (IANS/EFE) The Bolivian and Argentine governments have made updates to a natural gas contract dating back to 2006, establishing guarantees for both sides and also for construction of ... Read more...

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Cabinet approves $2.18 bn investment in Venezuela oil block


March 19th, 2010 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The cabinet Friday approved an investment of $2.18 billion (Rs.10,900 crore) by three state-run companies - ONGC Videsh, Indian Oil Corporation and Oil India - in ... Read more...

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Spanish firm to look for oil near Falklands


February 26th, 2010 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 26 (IANS/EFE) Spain's Repsol YPF is planning to begin exploring for oil in Argentine waters near the Falkland Islands late this year, CEO Antonio Brufau said. The Falklands, known to Latin ... Read more...

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Private oil firms in Ecuador to double investment this year


February 25th, 2010 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Quito, Feb 25 (IANS/EFE) Private oil companies operating in Ecuador plan to invest more than $417 million in 2010, nearly double of last year's outlay, the non-renewable natural resources ministry said. Reports from ... Read more...

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Bolivian revenues from gas exports fall over $1 bn


December 4th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
La Paz, Dec 4 (EFE) The revenues that Bolivia receives from natural gas exports will come in at roughly $2 billion for all of 2009, down from $3.16 billion last year, the ... 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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New gas find another reason to boost defence: Chavez


September 15th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, Sep 15 (EFE) President Hugo Chavez said a recent huge natural gas find off Venezuela's Caribbean coast underscores the need to bolster the Andean nation's defences against US "imperialism". Spain's Repsol ... Read more...

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Repsol YPF announces first oil find in Libyan waters


April 22nd, 2009 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, April 22 (EFE) Spain's Repsol YPF and its Austrian partner OMV have discovered hydrocarbons in Libyan waters, the Spanish company told securities regulators in Madrid. The well, with a depth of 4,820 ... Read more...

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Spain and Venezuela say relations back on track


July 26th, 2008 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, July 26 (IANS) Leaders of Spain and Venezuela have said their strained bilateral relations are back on the rails and the two nations plan to sign an accord on cooperation in ... Read more...

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Reliance to sign pact with Peru’s state oil firm


July 8th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by IANS
Lima, July 8 (IANS) Peru's state-owned petroleum company Petroperu has announced a pact with Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) to explore oil and gas in the Andean nation, Spain's EFE news ... Read more...

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Bolivia nationalizes fuel transport company


June 3rd, 2008 - 2:55 am ICT by IANS
DPA La Paz, June 3 (DPA) The Bolivian government Monday nationalized the fuel transport company Transredes, a subsidiary of British firm Ashmore and the Anglo-Dutch company Shell. In the presence of his Cabinet ... 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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