As Libya descends into civil war, it is estimated that half of Libya’s 1.6m barrels a day oil output has already been closed down. Escalating violence in North Africa sent oil prices above $106 per barrel early this week as Western Governments consider economic and military sanctions against Libya, including a no-fly zone over the country.

Raymond James – an international investment dealer with 950 Canadian employees - has published a list of hot stocks for 2011. No surprise that the list includes billion dollar companies like Bankers Petroleum (BNK-TSX), Eldorado Gold, (EGO-TSX) and Paladin Energy (PDN-TSX) - but a few eyebrows were raised to see the inclusion of

Interview with Paul Kroshko, CEO of Petroamerica (PTA-TSX) a Canadian-based junior explorer focused on light/medium oil in Colombia. PTA has assembled a large portfolio of prospective oil properties in several prolific basins, and is joint ventured with established producers in Colombia. Mr. Kroshko was VP Exploration at Petrominerales in Colombia from May 2006 to May 2008. Prior to this he had ...

Albania seems to be on a bit of a roll. The country was recently ranked as the top travel destination for 2011 by the well known Lonely Planet group, a vote on November 8th gave unanimous approval for important visa liberalization matters and the country's resource sector continues to thrive due ...

Albania seems to be on a bit of a roll. The country was recently ranked as the top travel destination for 2011 by the well known Lonely Planet group, a vote on November 8th gave unanimous approval for important visa liberalization matters and the country's resource sector continues ...

Gauging the upside of an oil exploration company is like trying to measure a moose's antlers while riding it backwards. Most retail investors find seismic and drilling data difficult to interpret. But some deep pocketed investors have their own in-house geologists. It's instructive to observe where these well-known investors are putting their money. One company that has attracted the attention of technically savvy ...