- The Irish government has extended Europa Oil & Gas's frontier exploration licences (2/13 and 3/13 by two years to 4 July 2019.

Europa said this followed its agreement to certain provisions attached to the extensions.

Europa said the Irish government had also approved an application to convert licensing option 16/2 to a frontier exploration licence.

Europa said it had a 100% interest in all three licences which were located in the South Porcupine basin, offshore Ireland.

At 9:04am: [LON:EOG] Europa Oil Gas Holdings PLC share price was 0p at 6.25p

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