Coro Energy takes hit despite revealing City support and major SE Asia deal (CORO)

Gas explorer Coro Energy (LSE:CORO) dipped 12.1pc to 2.3p on Monday after unveiling its latest foray into the South East Asian market. The business, which rebranded from Saffron Energy last year, will purchase a 15pc direct interest in the Duyung production sharing contract located in Indonesia’s West Matuna basin. Duyung contains the shallow water Mako…

New Aminex chair John Bell on his role in firm’s transition towards operational phase (AEX)

Monday saw upstream oil and gas firm Aminex (LSE:AEX) announce the appointment of John Bell as chairman with immediate effect. Having spent more than 30 years in the energy sector, the chartered engineer brings a wealth of experience to the role. Throughout his career, Bell has held vice president or managing director-level positions at heavyweight…