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President Energy reports 50% output increase at Puesto Flores field

President Energy, the upstream oil and gas company with a diverse portfolio of production and exploration assets focused primarily in Argentina, provides an update in relation to its workover program at Puesto Flores field in Rio Negro Province, Argentina.

Rick Perry wants to help Argentina be more like Texas

The U.S. government is getting in on a shale boom 5,000 mi (8,000 km) from home.

GeoPark announces new Argentina acquisition, YPF partnership

GeoPark Limited, a leading independent Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations and growth platforms in Colombia, Peru, Argentina, Brazil and Chile, today announced further expansion in the Neuquen basin in Argentina with the acquisition of Los Parlamentos Block in partnership with YPF S.A. (YPF), the largest oil and gas producer in Argentina.

Echo Energy reports positive well test results at Cañadon Salto field, Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, announces the succesful completion of the extended well test following the workover on well CSo-85 located in the mature Cañadon Salto field in the Company's Fracción D asset, in Joint Venture between Echo and its Argentine partner Compañía General de Combustibles S.A. (CGC).

Echo Energy completes drilling of ELA-1 exploration well in Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, announces the succesful completion of drilling of the ELA-1 exploration well at the Company's Laguna Los Capones Asset (surrounded by the Fracción C licence area), onshore Argentina.

Qatar Petroleum acquires 30% equity in two ExxonMobil affiliates in Argentina

Qatar Petroleum has entered an agreement with ExxonMobil to become a 30% equity holder in two ExxonMobil affiliates in Argentina, which hold different interests in hydrocarbon licenses for seven blocks in the world-class Vaca Muerta play in the onshore Neuquén basin.

Echo Energy reports gas discovery at first of four exploration wells in Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has announced the successful completion of the ELM-1004 exploration well drilling at the Company's Fracción C asset, onshore Argentina, and a gas discovery for the first well in its four-well exploration campaign.

Regional Report: Latin America Is Latin America’s fragile market cracking under pressure?

Emily Querubin, World Oil

Despite the rise in crude prices, many Latin American countries are still grappling with considerable debt and declining production rates.

Echo Energy begins drilling first of four exploration wells onshore Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has announced the commencement of drilling of the first exploration well in a four-well, back-to-back campaign in the Company's Fracción C asset, onshore Argentina.

Echo Energy reports oil to surface at second workover in Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has announced the successful and safe completion of the second workover of the three-well workover campaign at the Company's Fracción D asset, onshore Argentina.

Echo Energy announces gas to surface at Fracción D asset, onshore Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, has announced gas to surface on the first well of a three-well workover campaign at the Company's Fracción D asset, onshore Argentina.

Echo Energy announces rig mobilization for workover campaign in Argentina

Echo Energy plc, the Latin American focused upstream oil and gas company, is pleased to announce the mobilization of the rig for a three well workover campaign at the Company's Fracción D asset, onshore Argentina.

Wealthy Argentine minister woos foreign cash for oil

Argentina’s energy minister, a millionaire who spent decades at Royal Dutch Shell Plc, is wooing the world’s biggest oil companies to invest in a nation still recovering from its 2001 default.

Argentina to tender shale train to develop Vaca Muerta drilling

Argentina is readying a tender for a $500 million train line that could help unlock the potential of Vaca Muerta, one of the world’s biggest shale plays, Transport Minister Guillermo Dietrich said in an interview.

President Energy reports a 66% increase in Neuquén basin 2P net reserves

President Energy, the upstream oil and gas company with a diverse portfolio of production and exploration assets focused primarily in Argentina, announces the results of the latest Argentine yearly reserves certified as at Dec. 31, 2017, conducted by JR Consultores led by Juan Rosbaco, a leading Argentine Reserves auditor.

Echo Energy announces onshore Argentina work program

Echo Energy plc, the South and Central American focused upstream oil and gas company, is pleased to announce its 2018 work program, onshore Argentina.

YPF said to favor finance chief Daniel Gonzalez as new CEO

Daniel Gonzalez Casartelli, a former banker who is leading asset sales at YPF SA as chief financial officer, is favored to become the next CEO of the Argentine oil and gas producer, people with knowledge of the situation said.

President Energy announces workover success at Puesto Flores field, Argentina

President Energy, the upstream oil and gas company with a diverse portfolio of production and exploration assets focused primarily in Argentina is pleased to announce successful results from its third and fourth workover wells at Puesto Flores field, Rio Negro Province, Argentina (President 90% and Operator: Ediphsa 10%).

President Energy announces completion of workover wells at Argentina's Puesto Flores field

President Energy, the upstream oil and gas company with a diverse portfolio of production and exploration assets focused primarily in Argentina is pleased to announce successful results from its first two workover program wells at Puesto Flores field, Rio Negro Province, Argentina.

President Energy granted legislative approval of extension agreement for Puesto Flores field

President Energy has announced that the Rio Negro Provincial Legislature has approved the 10-year extension agreement for the Puesto Flores and Estancia Vieja Concession in that Province in Argentina.