http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Cowboys owner Jerry Jones says he’s hunting for more Haynesville assets https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/11/27/cowboys-owner-jerry-jones-says-he-s-hunting-for-more-haynesville-assets Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones is doubling down on a forlorn corner of the U.S. shale patch, calling Louisiana’s Haynesville play the best for low-cost hydrocarbons and saying he’s hunting for more acreage there. Wall Street loses faith as Chesapeake stock falls to 20-year low https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/11/6/wall-street-loses-faith-as-chesapeake-stock-falls-to-20-year-low Chesapeake Energy Corp. collapsed to a 20-year low Wednesday, one day after the shale gas driller warned it may not be able to outlast low fuel prices and issued a “going concern” notice. Trump highlights benefits of shale to U.S. economy and the environment https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/10/24/trump-highlights-benefits-of-shale-to-us-economy-and-the-environment The Trump administration showed support for energy innovation in the United States this week, issuing a report that directly outlines how U.S. shale production is positively impacting both the economy and the environment. U.S. exported more oil than Saudi Arabia in June https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/9/12/us-exported-more-oil-than-saudi-arabia-in-june The U.S. briefly became the world’s No. 1 oil exporter as record shale production found its way to global customers, and there are prospects for more. Indianola Energy upstream strategy earns $100 million equity commitment https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/8/20/indianola-energy-upstream-strategy-earns-100-million-equity-commitment The company announced a $100 million equity commitment to pursue a new upstream strategy, designed to provide both capital and an execution team to help producers accelerate value on undeveloped acreage in highly-proven resource plays across North America. Osaka Gas acquires Sabine Oil and Gas in Japan’s first foray into U.S. shale gas https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/7/29/osaka-gas-acquires-sabine-oil-gas-in-japan-s-first-foray-into-us-shale-gas Osaka Gas has entered into a definitive agreement with Sabine Oil and Gas Holdings to acquire 100% of the outstanding shares of its subsidiary, Sabine Oil and Gas Corporation, which produces shale gas in the amount of 210 MMcfed. Comstock Resources to become Haynesville leader with $2.2-billion acquisition https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/6/10/comstock-resources-to-become-haynesville-leader-with-22-billion-acquisition Comstock Resources, Inc., and Covey Park Energy LLC have jointly announced that Comstock has entered into an agreement under which Comstock will acquire Covey Park in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $2.2 billion. LAGCOE 2019 issues call for speakers https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/2/8/lagcoe-2019-issues-call-for-speakers The LAGCOE 2019 Conference Committee is now accepting speaker applications for consideration for its biennial conference and exposition to be held Oct. 9-11, 2019 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La. Texas snaps 2-year streak of oilfield job growth as crude slides https://www.worldoil.com/news/2019/1/4/texas-snaps-2-year-streak-of-oilfield-job-growth-as-crude-slides Jobs in the Texas oil patch dropped for the first time in almost two years, according to the state’s workforce commission.