The process was suspended in October after a constitutional court ruling that ordered coordination with territorial entities.
Mexico's energy regulator CRE issued modifications to regulations regarding biofuels and petrochemicals permitting, among others.
PetroTal recently declared commerciality of the Bretaña field at block 95.
Rating agencies Moody's and Fitch expressed their concern over proposed budget increases for Mexican state-owned companies Pemex and the CFE under the new government.
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Pemex Exploración y Producción will receive a 25% increase in its investment budget if the new government's proposal is approved. BNamericas lists the five most important investment projects outlined for the Pemex subsidiary.
The Andean country has an 80% chance of suffering from drought related to the weather phenomenon in the first quarter of 2019, according to government forecasts.