The government reportedly plans to reactivate 973 wells in order to revert falling oil production.
French Guyana: Total commits to carry out its exploration campaign with transparency and invites NGOs to visit drilling operations
The watchdog had already rejected the environmental impact evaluations presented by the firm on four occasions.
Mexican energy minister Rocío Nahle said that the government would "wait" with onshore and unconventional rounds 3.2 and 3.3.
Cade believes the sale is pro-competition and will not have significant effects on the fuel distribution and resale market.
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