Search for Colombia

24.07.2014 Statoil awarded licence offshore Colombia

Statoil has been awarded interest in the COL4 licence offshore Colombia in the Caribbean Sea in the 2014 Colombia Licensing Round.

17.07.2014 World Bank Finances New Colombian LNG Project

Due to growing demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG), the World Bank’s private lending arm, the International Finance Corporation (IFC), will help develop the world’s “first floating liquefaction plant” in Colombia.

13.05.2014 Colombia's Ecopetrol to sell share in Capachos block to Parex

Colombia's state-run oil company Ecopetrol said on May 12 it had reached a deal to sell a 50 percent stake in its Capachos oil block to Canadian-listed Parex Resources Inc, which would be the operator, Reuters has reported.

31.03.2014 Colombia's Ecopetrol bids for 11 Gulf of Mexico oil blocks

Colombia's government-owned oil producer Ecopetrol said on March 28 it made the highest offers in a recent auction to explore 11 offshore blocks for crude oil in the Gulf of Mexico, as part of its strategy to boost investment abroad, Reuters has reported.

18.03.2014 Oil pipeline bombed in Colombia

An oil pipeline was bombed in Colombia's Norte de Santander province, the mayor of Cubara said, the 17th time this year it has been attacked, UPI reported on March 17.

21.02.2014 Colombia prepares shale debut

Colombia will for the first time auction areas potentially containing non-conventional or shale crude in its 2014 oil round in July that it is launching on February 19 as it seeks to sustain a wave of foreign investment into the sector, Reuters has reported.

19.12.2013 Toronto-Based Pacific Rubiales to Boost Oil, Gas Output in 2014

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp, the largest private oil producer in Colombia, said it is targeting 15-20 percent growth in production in 2014, Reuters reported on December 18. .

12.12.2013 GeoPark Makes Oil Discovery in Colombia

GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark"), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and producing properties in Chile, Colombia, Brazil and  Argentina (AIM: GPK), on December 11 announced the successful drilling and testing of the  new Tigana

11.12.2013 Colombia Oil Pipeline Changes Hands

Colombia's largest crude oil transportation system is going through an ownership change after global investor Advent International led a partial buyout in a deal signalling growing interest in the Latin American country's energy prospects, UPI reported on December 10.

10.12.2013 Ecopetrol, Talisman Make Oil Discovery in Colombia

Colombian state-owned oil company Ecopetrol and Canada's Talisman Energy Inc said on December 9 they had discovered an estimated 1.3 billion barrels of oil in southeastern Colombia and that about a tenth of it was likely to be recoverable, Reuters has reported.