08/09/2017Argentina Reuters Economía Juliana Castilla
Indigenous Mapuche communities demanding cash payments and blocking oil wells in Argentina’s Vaca Muerta area are threatening the long delayed development of the world’s second-largest shale fields, oil companies say.
26/06/2017Argentina Reuters Energía Juliana Castilla
Longer horizontal wells and technology improvements will help Argentine state-run oil company YPF SA lower costs at its most productive shale field, but better infrastructure is still needed in the remote Vaca Muerta play, an executive said.
14/06/2017Argentina Reuters Economía Juliana Castilla
Argentina's national government and the governors of 20 provinces signed a mining deal on Tuesday to harmonize taxes and regulations in hopes of attracting investment, but the action was criticized by industry sources and environmentalists alike.