Colombia readies 60 blocks for new oil and gas auction

Colombia has qualified 16 companies for the fourth cycle of its permanent offer of oil and gas drilling rights slated for early next year amid efforts to jumpstart a sector battered by the coronavirus pandemic. The round, which is expected to include up to 60 blocks – both onshore and offshore – will be officially launched on Friday, regulator ANH said in a statement.

Source: Bnamericas