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14.07.2014 Russia’s Rosneft to help Cuba explore offshore oil reserves

Russian oil company Rosneft will help Cuban State oil company Cupet explore the country's offshore oil reserves, according to one of the cooperation documents signed between Russia and Cuba during President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Havana.

11.07.2014 Russia to Pump $9.3Bln Into Oil Exploration Through 2020

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said Thursday that the government plans to spend 320 billion rubles ($9.3 billion) on oil exploration through 2020.

09.07.2014 Tomsk Scientists to Develop a New Technology to Explore Shelf Reserves

Tomsk Technical University (TPU) specialists will work on a software and hardware package for areal study of the seabed, to search for mineral resources. The technology has the greatest potential with regard to exploration of the Arctic shelf reserves.

01.07.2014 US alarmed with Russia-Cuba oil exploration plans

Russia has agreed to join the search for oil in deep waters between Cuba and Florida, thereby reviving fears among Americans of a possible environmental catastrophe - a large oil spill.

30.06.2014 Gazprom Neft begins exploratory drilling at the Dolginskoye field in the Arctic

Gazpromneft-Sakhalin, a subsidiary of Gazprom Neft, has started drilling a new exploration well in the Dolginskoye field on the continental shelf in the Pechora sea.

16.06.2014 INPEX awarded permit to explore Block WA-504-P (Exploration Block) offshore Western Australia

INPEX Browse E&P Pty Ltd (INPEX Browse), am INPEX subsidiary, was awarded an exploration permit for Release Area WA-504-P (the Block), the company reported in a news release.

05.06.2014 Azerbaijan’s SOCAR, BP to explore shallow part of Absheron

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) and Britain's BP company have signed an agreement to conduct geological exploration work in the shallow part of the Absheron archipelago, Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh, the First Vice-President of SOCAR told reporters on June 5, Trend

15.05.2014 Centrica’s two wells in North Sea dry

Centrica Resources has drilled two dry exploration wells, 8/10-5 S and 8/10-5 A, approx. 13 kilometres southeast of the Ula field, in the southern sector of the North Sea, Norwegian Petroleum Directorate said on May 14.

14.05.2014 One trillion tenges to be invested in exploration in Kazakhstan

The Kazakh deputy industry and new technologies minister, Nurlan Sauranbayev, has told a briefing in Astana that 119bn tenges will be allotted from the state budget to geological exploration in 2015-2019.

14.05.2014 Kazakhstan’s KMG EP announces new discovery in Rozhkovskoye field

KazMunaiGas Exploration Production Joint Stock Company (“KMG EP” or “the Company”) announced on May 13a new discovery in the Bashkirian tier’s sediments of the Carboniferous period in the Rozhkovskoye field.