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Investors watch, wait as Mexico finalizes details of energy reform

Aug 13, 2014

For Mexico, constitutional reform was just the first step in the long process of opening up its energy industry to outside investment.

1990 SEEN AS TURNAROUND YEAR IN CANADA

Feb 5, 1990 Canadian officials believe 1990 will mark the beginning of an upturn for their industry. Industry groups say operators are budgeting for an average crude oil price of $18.50 (U.S.)/bbl. Natural gas...

U.S. BRIEFS

Feb 26, 1990 MINERALS MANAGEMENT SERVICE set terms for OCS Sale 123 of 5,698 blocks covering 30.5 million acres in the Central Gulf of Mexico. The sale, scheduled Mar. 21 at Le Meridien Hotel, New Orleans, wil...

DEVELOPMENT ECLIPSING EXPLORATION ONSHORE

Jun 4, 1990 G. Alan Petzet Exploration Editor Federal tax credits and horizontal drilling technology are fueling a large slice of onshore development in the U.S. So many profitable development prospects are av...

OGJ NEWSLETTER

Jun 25, 1990 Sweeping political and economic forces are battering South America's two biggest state petroleum companies. In addition to being hit by a spreading oil workers' strike (see story, p. 28), B...

OGJ NEWSLETTER

Jul 9, 1990 A wildcat strike by Norwegian offshore workers that briefly slashed Norway's oil flow by almost 1 million b/d appears to have ended with little effect on oil markets. Decisive action by Phillip...

PRICE HIKES, FEARS OF OIL SUPPLY CRISIS TRAIL IRAQ ATTACK ON KUWAIT

Aug 13, 1990 Iraq's blitzkrieg seizure of Kuwait has created chaos in world oil markets. At a time when oil demand was relatively soft and oil stocks brimming worldwide, events following Iraq's Aug. 2 i...

OGJ NEWSLETTER

Sep 10, 1990 Analysts are dusting off their crystal balls to devise a range of oil price scenarios for the Middle East crisis as the standoff between Iraq and the rest of the world continues. In Shearson Lehman...

MIDDLE EAST PROBLEMS GLOBAL BECAUSE OF OIL

Nov 12, 1990 Melvin E. Conant Conant & Associates Ltd. Washington, D.C. Whatever the outcome of the crisis with Iraq, win, lose, or draw, Saddam Hussein should be viewed as the latest in a series of Middle East...

SPEARS TRIMS FORECAST OF U.S. DRILLING ACTIVITY

Apr 1, 1991 Forecasts of 1991 U.S. drilling activity continue to slide as oil markets shed their jitters in the wake of a very short Persian Gulf ground war. In its quarterly review late last month, Spears & A...

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