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Qatar Petroleum signs deals with Total to enter exploration blocks in Namibia

Qatar Petroleum signs deals with Total to enter exploration blocks in Namibia

Qatar Petroleum has entered into agreements with Total for a share of exploration and production rights in two blocks offshore the Republic of Namibia.

Qatar Petroleum signs deal to enter three exploration blocks in Kenya

Qatar Petroleum signs deal to enter three exploration blocks in Kenya

Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with Eni and Total to acquire a 25% participating interest (13.75% from Eni and 11.25% from Total) in blocks L11A, L11B and L12 located offshore Kenya.

QP wins exploration rights in 5 offshore blocks in Argentina

QP wins exploration rights in 5 offshore blocks in Argentina

Qatar Petroleum (QP) has won exploration rights in five offshore blocks in the North Argentina, and Malvinas West basins in Argentina.

QP signs agreement to enter 12 exploration blocks in Morocco

QP signs agreement to enter 12 exploration blocks in Morocco

Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with Eni to acquire a 30% participating interest in the Tarfaya Shallow Exploration Permit, a series of 12 neighbouring offshore blocks along the Atlantic coast of Morocco.

QP signs deal to enter new exploration block in Mozambique

QP signs deal to enter new exploration block in Mozambique

Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with Eni to acquire a 25.5% participating interest in block A5A, located in the Angoche basin, offshore Mozambique.

Lebanon begins offshore oil and gas exploration

Lebanon begins offshore oil and gas exploration

Energy and Water Minister Cesar Abi Khalil also said in a televised statement that Lebanon hoped to launch a second offshore licensing round by the end of 2018 or early 2019.

Qatar Petroleum consortium wins four Brazil exploration bids

Qatar Petroleum consortium wins four Brazil exploration bids

The exploration blocks were offered as part of the Brazil Exploration Bid Round 15, which covered some 70 blocks across a wide range of geological basins.

Philippines says in talks with China state firm on joint sea exploration

Philippines says in talks with China state firm on joint sea exploration

The Philippines said Thursday it is in talks with a Chinese state firm for joint South China Sea energy resource exploration and extraction, in a proposed deal described by President Rodrigo Duterte ...

Qatar Petroleum signs agreement for exploration in South Africa

Qatar Petroleum signs agreement for exploration in South Africa

Qatar Petroleum entered into an agreement with Total of France to acquire a 25% participating interest in the Exploration Block 11B/12B, offshore South Africa.

Qatar Petroleum signs deal for Block 52 in offshore Oman

Qatar Petroleum signs deal for Block 52 in offshore Oman

The parties will comprise of Qatar Petroleum with a participating interest of 30%, Eni with a participating interest of 55%, and Oman Oil Company with a participating interest of 15%.

Oil, gas investment set to recover slightly, says IEA

Oil, gas investment set to recover slightly, says IEA

Investment in the oil and gas industry will see a tentative recovery in 2017 after an "unprecedented contraction" in 2016 and 2015 in face of stubbornly low energy prices, the International Energy Agency said in a report.

Iraq says it has achieved Opec oil cut share

Iraq says it has achieved Opec oil cut share

Iraq has achieved its share of the production cuts agreed by Opec and non-Opec producers at the end of last year but remains ready to meet future oil demand growth, Iraqi oil minister Jabar al-Luaibi said in a speech on Monday.