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By The Wildcat 11 December 2017
A meeting between Gazprom and Kurdish officials in 2013. Exploration & Production

Russian tactics tested in Middle East

Russia’s focus on business pragmatism over geopolitical reality may leave it with a delicate balance to maintain the Middle East.

13 October 2017
Oil workers in Patagonia Policy & Regulation

Sinopec runs for the exit in Argentina

Sinopec Argentina’s management has complained of having to appease Patagonia’s notoriously stubborn unions and is looking to sell its assets.

12 October 2017
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Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

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9 October 2017
An offshore platform in Thailand's Bongkot field. Exploration & Production

Bongkot deal axed to save face in Bangkok

Shell has dropped a deal to sell its stake in Thailand’s Bongkot field to KUFPEC following reported pressure from the government.

9 October 2017
A photo of Norway’s CO2 Technology Centre Mongstad. Policy & Regulation

CCS thrown a lifeline after majors commit

Recent developments in CCS in Norway should be watched closely by the European power sector.

6 October 2017
Piranema rig in Sergipe Exploration & Production

Exxon warms up for Brazil’s pre-salt bonanza

ExxonMobil splashed out on a Campos Basin block in Brazil’s bid round last week. It looks like the first step in a huge pre-salt plan.

3 October 2017
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Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

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2 October 2017
Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko Policy & Regulation

Ukraine must clean up its act to attract Western players

Kiev needs to break the stranglehold of Ukraine’s oligarchs if it wants companies to invest in the country.

2 October 2017
platfor in the Roncador field Exploration & Production

Brazil faces pre-salt growing pains

Brazil theoretically needs around 150 MMcm/d of extra pipeline capacity over the next 12 years to keep pace with pre-salt output growth.

29 September 2017
A photo of the Atrush oilfield in Iraqi Kurdistan. Exploration & Production

Politics, oil and Kurdistan’s bid for independence

Kurdistan’s referendum has put it at odds with other actors in the region, which could leave it struggling with oil sales and exports.

28 September 2017
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Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

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25 September 2017
A photo of a Blue Corridors event for gas-fuelled vehicles in Brussels. Gas for Transport

NGVs left in the dust by electric competition

The window of opportunity for NGVs to operate as a bridge from oil-fuelled to electric vehicles is fast disappearing.

22 September 2017
A photo of gas installations in Argentina’s Neuquén province. Companies & Finance

BP relaxes its grip on Argentine oil and gas producer

BP is giving up control of the boardroom at Argentine giant Pan American Energy, and it could be a canny move by the supermajor.

21 September 2017
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18 September 2017
Press conference announcing drilling results offshore Cyprus Exploration & Production

Hope springs eternal in the East Med

The Cypriot government is putting a brave face on lacklustre offshore drilling results.

15 September 2017
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11 September 2017
Well pad in Argentina's Vaca Muerta shale formation Exploration & Production

Argentina needs a Dead Cow recipe

The ‘over-squeezed’ Marcellus shale could be a salutary tale for Argentina’s Vaca Muerta formation.

8 September 2017
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Wildcat’s Pick of the Week

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4 September 2017
Gas for Transport

LNG in shipping needs all hands on deck

LNG as a marine fuel will sink without a trace unless the gas industry builds more bunkering facilities – especially in Asia.

1 September 2017
Policy & Regulation

With neighbours like these, who needs IOCs?

A regional gas committee should ensure the SADC’s gas resources benefit all countries in the region – or at least South Africa.

25 August 2017

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