http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Frontera Resources announces mobilization of workover rig in Georgia http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/6/frontera-resources-announces-mobilization-of-workover-rig-in-georgia Frontera Resources Corp., a European focused independent oil and gas exploration and production company, is pleased to announce the mobilization of a workover rig to Ud-2 well, situated inside the 950 km2 Mtsare Khevi Gas Complex area located in onshore Block 12 in Georgia. Total chases growth with $5-billion purchase of Maersk http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/21/total-chases-growth-with-5-billion-purchase-of-maersk Total agreed to buy the oil and gas unit of A.P. Moller-Maersk, the French company’s biggest acquisition since 1999. Turkish Prime Minister warns Cyprus of "untimely and dangerous" energy moves http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/20/turkish-prime-minister-warns-cyprus-of-untimely-and-dangerous-energy-moves Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Thursday warned Cyprus its moves to explore for energy around the eastern Mediterranean were "untimely and dangerous," adding that Ankara would continue to protect the rights and interests of Turkish Cypriots. Hungary commits to Russia gas route as Poland looks to U.S. http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/7/hungary-commits-to-russia-gas-route-as-poland-looks-to-us Hungary sees a new pipeline for Russian gas as the “only realistic” step toward energy diversification now, Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto said on the same day Poland used a visit by U.S. President Donald Trump to announce plans to wean itself off fuel supplies from its Soviet-era master. Trump urges eastern Europe to loosen Russia's grip with U.S. gas http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/6/trump-urges-eastern-europe-to-loosen-russias-grip-with-us-gas President Donald Trump encouraged eastern European leaders worried about their dependence on Russian energy to buy U.S. gas instead. OPEC's loss is Poland's gain as shale boom tames inflation http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/21/opecs-loss-is-polands-gain-as-shale-boom-tames-inflation North America’s shale industry may be the swing producer in the oil market, but it’s becoming a dominant factor across the Atlantic for eastern Europe’s biggest importer of energy. Condor Petroleum begins drilling Yakamoz-1 exploration well in Turkey http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/16/condor-petroleum-begins-drilling-yakamoz-1-exploration-well-in-turkey Condor Petroleum Inc., has announced that drilling has commenced on the Yakamoz-1 exploration well, which is located 2 km north of the Company’s 100% owned and operated Poyraz Ridge gas field in Turkey. Energean signs lease agreement for Aitoloakarnania block, onshore western Greece http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/25/energean-signs-lease-agreement-for-aitoloakarnania-block-onshore-western-greece Energean Oil and Gas has announced that it has signed a lease agreement with the Greek government for the exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons at the Aitoloakarnania block, onshore western Greece. Keppel to deliver semisubmersible to Caspian Drilling Co. in Azerbaijan http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/18/keppel-to-deliver-semisubmersible-to-caspian-drilling-co-in-azerbaijan Keppel Offshore and Marine, through its subsidiary in Azerbaijan, Caspian Shipyard Company (CSC), is on track to deliver a semisubmersible drilling rig to Caspian Drilling Company Ltd., a subsidiary of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR). Serinus Energy signs EPCC contract for the Moftinu Gas Development Project in Romania http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/5/10/serinus-energy-signs-epcc-contract-for-the-moftinu-gas-development-project-in-romania Serinus Energy Inc. has announced that it has signed an Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Commissioning Contract (EPCC) with Confind S.R.L., a Romanian company, for the construction of a gas processing facility and associated flowlines and pipelines for the Moftinu Gas Development Project in Romania.