WITH brand-name drillers unwilling to jump in, Venezuela is resorting to a newly formed US company for help in shoring up production from its crude reserves, the largest in the world.

[BEIJING] China's Sinopec and CNPC are speeding up drilling and exploration from major tight and shale oil and gas formations in the country's western regions to boost domestic output, according...

[DUBAI] State oil giant Saudi Aramco will spend more than US$133 billion on oil and gas drilling over the next decade, a senior company executive said on Monday.