Deepwater rigs to come to Myanmar

Deepwater production is perhaps the most complicated method of petroleum extraction – and one with which Myanmar has little experience. While there are currently four offshore platforms in the country’s waters – Yetagun, Yadana, Shwe and Zawtika – all are considered to be shallow-water projects. Yet Myanmar auctioned off the rights to explore and eventually […]

PTTEP subsidiary divests in Myanmar blocks

After the divestiture, PTTEP SA’s holding in the two onshore blocks will be reduced to 70 per cent, while Moeco and Palang Sophon will each hold 10 per cent in both fields. The balance is taken up by Win Precious Resources. Tevin Vongvanich, president and chief executive of PTTEP, said the divestiture was part of […]

Despite capacity constraints, oil & gas industry still promising

Win Khaing, a member of National Energy Management Committee and chairman of United Engineering Co Ltd, said the industry itself brings a lot of opportunities for foreign investors to do business in the newly-opened nation. “Probable and possible uncontracted gas would amount to 4,000 MMCFD over 30 years. It definitely indicates the level of optimism […]

Myanmar Offshore Oil & Gas Tender Winner List

Subscribe to our Tender Alert. We send out email alert on Tender and EOI as it happens. The Government of The Republic of The Union of Myanmar Ministry of Energy Dated: 26th March, 2014 Selected Candidates and Related Blocks for Myanmar Offshore Blocks Bidding Round-2013 The Ministry of Energy of the Republic of the Union […]