Regulatory and legislative developments in El Salvador and Paraguay.
Issues to be addressed include the grouping together of reservoirs and the definition of continuous reservoirs.
The state company reported a negative result in the third quarter, associated with the drastic reduction in international refining margins, the rise in crude oil prices in that period and the high financial burden it carries.
Falling production has left the market vulnerable to price swings in the US and has hindered petrochemical product production.
Mexico's upstream watchdog approves Capricorn exploration plan and Pemex evaluation plan.
The NOC sold offshore fields in Campos basin and 34 onshore fields in Potiguar basin to Perenco and 3R Petroleum.
The steps include the removal of "double processes" to access tax benefits for non-conventional renewable energy projects, an option for oil and gas companies to file payroll reports online and a new digital library for information related to Colombia's 9,000 mining licenses.