Oil production forecast

ProductionThe Ministry of Finance (MinHacienda) has published its oil production forecast for the coming years. Some industry experts believe that the situation in the medium term may be worse than MinHacienda anticipates. » Read More

Oil round in 1Q18?

Regulation and PolicyThe National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH) announced an oil round for this year, which will not finish until next year, despite the entity’s plans. » Read More

ACP 2017 Congress: Optimism and a debate

Regulation and PolicyThe ACP’s 2017 congress kicked off yesterday on an up-note, with attendees showing more confidence than in recent events. Starting with Chairman Guillermo Fonseca’s welcome speech, we think the event also kicked off a return to the debate about the roles of State and company in rural development. » Read More

The industry gives a positive report on CSR projects

Communities and CSRCompanies like Parex (TSX: PXT), Ecopetrol (NYSE:EC) and Geopark (NYSE: GPRK) spoke about their CSR projects in Casanare.These and other Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) stories in our periodic summary. » Read More

Rig count recovery

ExplorationThe Colombian Chamber of Goods and Services (Campetrol) reported its drill rig information for August. This metric keeps its positive performance, despite operating challenges in the country. » Read More

"Fracking is not environmentally approved yet": ANH

ExplorationThe president of the National Hydrocarbons Agency (ANH), Orlando Velandia, said that if fracking is developed in Colombia, it will be done with companies that have the necessary experience and capital. » Read More

Oil and popular referendums forum

Regulation and PolicyIndustry specialized newspaper Crudo Transparente, together with Jorge Tadeo Lozano University, hosted a forum to discuss oil and popular referendums. HCC was present at the event; we have a summary of the meeting. » Read More

Túa River is allegedly at risk by ECP's Santiago –Porvenir pipeline

EnvironmentAlirio Vargas, environmental leader of the municipality of Monterrey (Casanare) publicly denounced the issue. » Read More