Methanex signed agreements with Pan American Sur, Compañia General de Combustibles, Total Austral and Wintershall Energia for additional gas supply on an interruptible basis and subject to gas availability in Argentina for its Chile operations through to June 1, 2020.
President Evo Morales signed into law an E&P contract for the Iñiguazu area.
State hydrocarbons company YPFB signed an agreement with Argentina's YPF, whereby the latter will help evaluate the hydrocarbons potential of the Sauce Mayu area.
Ecopetrol will continue to ratchet up exploration and production activity in the coming months despite revising down its 2018 capital budget.
Canacol Energy expects to complete the sale of conventional oil assets in the country by month-end.
Petroamazonas signed service contracts for onshore producing acreage offered in the Oil & Gas 2018 licensing round.
Energy regulator CRE permitted US maritime infrastructure firm Cooper/T. Smith to store liquid fuels at Altamira port.
A second hydrocarbons exploration and production call issued by the government for two blocks was declared void after no offers were submitted.
President Nicolás Maduro announced plans to remove a decades-old subsidy program for gasoline.