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Algeria Sees Energy Law Amendment by End of 2018
Algeria >> 10/16/2017 - Algeria aims to amend its energy law in 2018 as it plans to improve contract terms to attract needed foreign investment, authorities said on Monday, giving the first timeline for a much-anticipated mo...
Ocean Rig Signs Contract with Statoil to Drill in Tanzania
Tanzania >> 10/13/2017 - Ocean Rig UDW Inc. ("Ocean Rig" or "UDW"), an international contractor of offshore deepwater drilling services, has signed a new drilling contract with Statoil, for a one-well drilling program offshor...
Tullow Awarded Four Licences in Côte d’Ivoire
Ivory Coast (Cote D'Ivoire) >> 10/12/2017 - Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) has acquired 90% stakes in four onshore blocks in Côte d’Ivoire. Petroci, the national oil company of Côte d’Ivoire, holds the remaining 10%. The four blocks - CI 518, CI519, C...
Jacobs Matasis JV Wins Project Management Services Contract
South Africa >> 10/12/2017 - Jacobs Engineering Group Inc., through its South African joint venture Jacobs Matasis (Proprietary) Limited, was awarded a two-year agreement with Sasol Group Technology for project management service...
PIC Interested in Chevron’s South African Assets
South Africa >> 10/12/2017 - Africa’s biggest fund manager is interested in taking part in the acquisition by Glencore Plc and a group of black South African-owned companies of Chevron Corp.’s assets in the country, according to ...
SDX Found Gas Discovery at KSR-14 Development Well
Morocco >> 10/11/2017 - SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that a gas discovery has been made at its KSR-14 development well on the Sebou permit in Morocco (SDX 75% Working ...
Tower Resources Plans to Drill Thali Block in 2018
Cameroon >> 10/10/2017 - Tower Resources plc (Tower), the AIM-listed oil and gas company with a focus on Africa, is pleased to provide an update on the status of the Thali block in Cameroon.

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Speedcast Wins Managed Services Contract in Equatorial Guinea
Equatorial Guinea >> 10/10/2017 - Speedcast International Limited, the world’s most trusted provider of highly reliable, fully managed, remote communication and IT solutions, has been selected to provide Middle Earth Orbit (MEO) Ka-ba...
Sonangol to Slash Oil Production Costs with Board Revamp
Angola >> 10/9/2017 - Angola’s state oil company Sonangol is aiming to slash breakeven costs on new oil production to as low as $20-$30 per barrel and make its contracts more attractive to investors and oil and gas compani...
Tlou Energy Commences Seismic Survey at Lesedi Project
Botswana >> 10/9/2017 - Tlou Energy Limited, the AIM and ASX listed company focused on delivering power in Botswana and southern Africa through the development of coal bed methane (CBM), is pleased to announce that work has ...
Rosneft Closes the Deal to Acquire a 30% Stake in Zohr Gas Field
Rosneft Closes the Deal to Acquire a 30% Stake in Zohr Gas Field Egypt >> 10/9/2017 - Rosneft closed the deal to acquire a 30% stake in the concessions agreement for the development of Zohr field, the largest gas field in the Mediterranean Sea, from Italian company Eni S.p.A. ...
Developing Countries Oil Supply - September 2017
Developing Countries Oil Supply - September 2017 Ghana >> 10/9/2017 - The total oil production of developing countries (DCs) is estimated to grow by 0.09 mb/d y-o-y to average 12 mb/d in 2017, revised down by 0.02 mb/d in September compared with the previous assessment,...
Total to Study Deep & Ultra Deep Areas in Guinea Conakry
Guinea >> 10/9/2017 - Total and the National Office of Petroleum of Guinea (ONAP) signed a Technical Evaluation Agreement to study deep and ultra deep offshore areas located off the coast of Guinea Conakry, covering approx...
Sixteen Killed In Attacks on Remote Mozambique Port
Mozambique >> 10/9/2017 - Gun battles last week between police and attackers in a remote northern Mozambican port killed 16 people, including two police officers, local media reported. The attacks in the Indian Ocean port of M...
NNPC Denies Minister's Allegation of Poor Transparency
Nigeria >> 10/9/2017 - Nigeria’s state oil company said allegations by the oil minister that the conduct of its group managing director lacked transparency were baseless, as a public rift between the firm and the ministry w...
ONGC Videsh Expects $400m Debt Repayment from Sudan
Sudan >> 10/9/2017 - ONGC Videsh expects Sudan to clear about $400 million owed to the state-run energy company after the lifting of the U.S. sanctions, its managing director N.K. Verma said. The past dues were relating t...
Six Die in Accra Fuel Distribution Explosion
Ghana >> 10/8/2017 - At least six people were killed and 35 injured, mostly suffering burns, after an explosion at a fuel distribution site in Ghana’s capital, fire service spokesman Billy Anaglate said. ...
Tanzanian President Splits Energy and Mining in Ministry Shake-Up
Tanzania >> 10/7/2017 - Tanzanian president John Magufuli split the energy and minerals ministry in two and appointed heads for the new ministries, five months after sacking the previous minister. Two presidential committees...
Eni Bets Big on Zohr Explorer Finding New Treasure
Eni Bets Big on Zohr Explorer Finding New Treasure Egypt >> 10/6/2017 - Italian oil major Eni is betting billions on Luca Bertelli being able to achieve something he’s been doing since he was nine years old: spotting things others overlook. ...
Total to Map Guinea Oil Blocks with Option to Acquire Three
Guinea >> 10/6/2017 - French oil giant Total signed an agreement with Guinea’s national oil company ONAP to carry out seismic mapping of deep and ultra deep offshore blocks with an option to acquire three of them, a statem...
El Molla Elected as Vice President for GECF Ministerial Council
El Molla Elected as Vice President for GECF Ministerial Council Egypt >> 10/5/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources participated in the presidential session of the Russian Energy Week in Moscow in which President Vladimir Putin was the keynote speaker...
SDX Found Oil Discovery at Rabul 2 Well
SDX Found Oil Discovery at Rabul 2 Well Egypt >> 10/5/2017 - SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that an oil discovery has been made by the Rabul 2 Well in the West Gharib Concession in Egypt (SDX 50% Working In...
CH2M Wins Marine Engineering Support Contract on Tortue Project
CH2M Wins Marine Engineering Support Contract on Tortue Project Mauritania >> 10/5/2017 - CH2M has been awarded a new marine engineering support contract on BP's innovative Tortue development offshore Mauritania and Senegal. The new energy development project involves subsea gas production...
Nigerian Lawmakers to Probe NNPC Corruption Allegations
Nigeria >> 10/5/2017 - Nigerian lawmakers have set up a committee to investigate allegations of corruption at the state oil company contained in a letter from the minister of state for petroleum. In the letter from Emmanuel...
Sparrows Group and Hydra Group Ltd Launch JV in Ghana
Sparrows Group and Hydra Group Ltd Launch JV in Ghana Ghana >> 10/4/2017 - Sparrows Group has formed Sparrows Offshore Ghana Ltd, a Joint Venture (JV) with local partner Hydra Group Limited, to deliver crane, lifting and inspection services in Ghana. The agreement will servi...
Sound Energy Provides Update on Eastern Morocco Drilling Program
Morocco >> 10/4/2017 - Sound Energy, the African and European focussed upstream gas company, is pleased to announce a forthcoming, high impact, three well exploration drilling programme in Eastern Morocco. ...
ONGC Videsh Completes Acquisition of Interest in PEL 0037
Namibia >> 10/4/2017 - ONGC Videsh Limited (ONGC Videsh), a wholly owned subsidiary of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC), has completed the acquisition of 30% Participating Interest in Namibia Petroleum Explora...
Nigerian Minister Questions $24 Billion Oil Deals
Nigeria >> 10/4/2017 - Nigeria’s oil minister sent a letter to President Muhammadu Buhari listing at least $24 billion of contracts involving the state oil company that he said were never discussed with him or the firm’s bo...
Erin Energy Obtains Funding for Miocene Exploration Well
Nigeria >> 10/4/2017 - Erin Energy Corporation (Erin Energy), announced that funding commitment has been obtained to drill our high-impact Miocene exploration well. Site survey of drilling location has been completed and th...
Aminex Appoints Sultan Al-Ghaithi as Non-Executive Director
Tanzania >> 10/4/2017 - Aminex is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Sultan Al-Ghaithi, as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with immediate effect. Mr Al-Ghaithi has 18 years of industry experience and is curren...
GlobalConnect Receives Final Approval of Acquisition of 25% in Abu Sennan
GlobalConnect Receives Final Approval of Acquisition of 25% in Abu Sennan Egypt >> 10/3/2017 - GlobalConnect Ltd, a newly established Oil and Gas Exploration and Production company with focus on MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region, has announced the final approval of Egypt government of ...
KBR Awarded EPCM Contract for JVGAS Projects in Algeria
Algeria >> 10/2/2017 - KBR, Inc. has been awarded an engineering and project management services contract by JVGAS – a joint venture of Sonatrach, Statoil and BP – for the provision of engineering , procurement and construc...
Ophir Energy Awards EPCIC Contract for Fortuna FLNG Project
Ophir Energy Awards EPCIC Contract for Fortuna FLNG Project Equatorial Guinea >> 10/2/2017 - Ophir Equatorial Guinea (Block R) Ltd, a 100% owned subsidiary of Ophir, has awarded the upstream construction contract for the Fortuna FLNG Project to Subsea Integration Alliance, which is a partners...
Bowleven Extends Bomono Farm-out
Cameroon >> 9/28/2017 - On 6 March 2017 Bowleven plc, the Africa focused oil and gas exploration group, announced that the Company and Victoria Oil & Gas Plc (VOG), an integrated energy company with operations in Cameroon, h...
Libya Faces Renewed Calls to Join OPEC Cut
Libya >> 9/28/2017 - Libya’s oil output is rising again after disruptions ended at its biggest field, with production reaching about 950,000 barrels a day even as OPEC and allied suppliers step up efforts to contain a glo...
South Africa Karoo Shale Gas Deposits Seen Less Than Earlier Estimates
South Africa >> 9/28/2017 - South Africa’s Karoo basin probably has a 30th of the shale gas deposits that some estimates had suggested, deflating expectations of an energy bonanza, a study published on Thursday said. The finding...
Unique Group Signs Agreement with Kongsberg Maritime for Nigeria & Kenya
Unique Group Signs Agreement with Kongsberg Maritime for Nigeria & Kenya Nigeria >> 9/27/2017 - Unique Group, one of the world’s most prominent integrated subsea and offshore solutions providers, has executed a dealer agreement with Norwegian-based Kongsberg Maritime (KM) AS. As part of the agre...
COPL on Track to Secure Funds for OPL 226 Offshore Nigeria
Nigeria >> 9/27/2017 - Canadian Overseas Petroleum Limited (COPL), an international oil and gas exploration and development company focused on offshore West Africa, provides an operational update on its licences in offshore...
Sparrows Group Secures Three-Year Contract with Total in Angola
Angola >> 9/26/2017 - Sparrows Group has signed a three-year contract with Total to supply crane maintenance and engineering services at four of the operator’s assets in Angola. The agreement will see the company implement...
Former Bertling Unit & Six Men Convicted in Angola Bribery Case
Angola >> 9/26/2017 - A former UK division of German logistics and freight company Bertling and six former employees have been convicted by a London court of bribing an agent of Sonangol, the Angolan state oil group. The s...
Victoria Oil & Gas Starts 1st Production Gas from Logbaba Well La-107
Cameroon >> 9/26/2017 - Following the drilling update of 17 August 2017, Victoria Oil & Gas Plc is pleased to announce successful flow tests and first production gas from the Logbaba La-107 well. The well reached target dept...
Egypt Should Get Third Tranche after Second Review, End-2017
Egypt Should Get Third Tranche after Second Review, End-2017 Egypt >> 9/26/2017 - Egypt is expected to receive a third installment of around $2 billion of its $12 billion IMF credit programme after a second review at the end of this year, the IMF said on Tuesday. ...
ESWT Program in Ghana Unaffected by Maritime Boundary Decision
Ghana >> 9/26/2017 - Erin Energy Corporation (Erin Energy) announced that the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in Hamburg issued its final judgement with regard to the maritime b...
Egypt Expects IPO of State-Owned ENPPI in Q1 2018
Egypt Expects IPO of State-Owned ENPPI in Q1 2018 Egypt >> 9/25/2017 - Egypt expects an initial public offering of state-owned oil company ENPPI during the first quarter of 2018, Investment Minister Sahar Nasr told Reuters on Monday, later than initially anticipated. ...
Petroleum Minister Meeting with the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Petroleum Minister Meeting with the French Chamber of Commerce and Industry Egypt >> 9/25/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources announced that 2018 will witness revealing the Petroleum Ministry’s new strategy for developing Mineral Resources, in the framework of ...
Matrix Risk Control Wins Contract from Anadarko in Mozambique
Mozambique >> 9/25/2017 - Incident investigation specialist Matrix Risk Control (Matrix) has secured a contract to deliver training in Mozambique for Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (Anadarko). Representatives from the Aberdeen...
Tullow to Restart TEN Drilling Following ITLOS Decision on Maritime Boundary
Ghana >> 9/23/2017 - Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) notes that the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) in Hamburg made its decision with regard to the maritime boundary dispute between Gha...
Vallourec & BAPETCO Sign Contract for Gas Wells
Vallourec & BAPETCO Sign Contract for Gas Wells Egypt >> 9/21/2017 - Vallourec has signed a contract with Badr El Din Petroleum Company (BAPETCO), a joint venture between Shell and the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation. This agreement concerns the supply of tubula...
Hyperdynamics to Seek Two-Year Appraisal Period for Guinea Program
Guinea >> 9/21/2017 - Hyperdynamics Corporation (Hyperdynamics), has notified the government of the Republic of Guinea that it will be seeking a two-year appraisal period under its oil and gas Production Sharing Contract. ...
Africa Economy - September 2017
Africa Economy - September 2017 Egypt >> 9/20/2017 - Two large African economies posted encouraging GDP growth in 2Q17. In Nigeria, the GDP saw 0.6% y-o-y growth in 2Q17, following five quarters of recession, according to the National Bureau of Statisti...
Bilateral Talks with World Bank’s Director for Energy and Extractive Global Practice
Bilateral Talks with World Bank’s Director for Energy and Extractive Global Practice Egypt >> 9/20/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources received Mr. Lucio Monari, Director for Energy and Extractive Global Practice in the World Bank. They reviewed, during the meeting, sta...
Safeguarding Operational Life of Switchgear at Power Plants
Swaziland >> 9/20/2017 - ABB announces an enhanced solution using the VD4G vacuum generator circuit breaker to extend the safe operational life of electrical power plants. The solution can be used to modernise both ABB or non...
DuPont to Supply DynaWave® Scrubbing Technology for Zohr Gas Field
DuPont to Supply DynaWave® Scrubbing Technology for Zohr Gas Field Egypt >> 9/19/2017 - DuPont Clean Technologies signed a contract with Kinetics Technology (KT) for Eni’s giant Zohr deepwater gas field in the Egyptian Exclusive Economic Zone of the Mediterranean Sea. Under the contract,...
Armour Energy Granted Kanywataba’s Exploration Licence
Uganda >> 9/19/2017 - The Board of Directors of Armour Energy Limited (Armour) is pleased to announce that Armour has been granted the exploration licence for the Kanywataba Block in the Albertine Graben in Uganda. ...
Algeria's Sonatrach to Boost Output from Rhourde El Baguel field
Algeria >> 9/18/2017 - Algeria’s state-run energy firm Sonatrach will boost gas output by 10 million cubic metres per day at its giant Hassi Messaoud field and will then increase output by 6 mcm a day at nearby Rhourde el B...
Egypt to Reduce LNG Imports as Zohr Gas Field Nears Production
Egypt to Reduce LNG Imports as Zohr Gas Field Nears Production Egypt >> 9/18/2017 - Egypt is planning to reduce its liquified natual gas (LNG) imports in the fiscal year 2017-18 thanks to expected production from the Zohr gas field, restricting LNG imports to 80 shipments worth $1.8 ...
Armed Group Shuts Fuel Pipeline to Libyan Capital
Libya >> 9/18/2017 - An armed group shut a fuel pipeline from the Libyan port of Zawiya to Tripoli on Monday, restricting supplies to the capital, the National Oil Corporation (NOC) said. ...
SDX Spudded of KSR-14 Development Well
Morocco >> 9/18/2017 - SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce the spud of its KSR-14 development well on the Sebou permit in Morocco. ...
Hyperdynamics Provides Additional Results from Fatala-1 Well
Guinea >> 9/15/2017 - Hyperdynamics Corporation (Hyperdynamics), provided additional results from its analysis of well logs from the Fatala-1 exploration well recently drilled offshore the Republic of Guinea in Northwest A...
Xodus Group Wins Two ESIA Contracts in Senegal
Senegal >> 9/15/2017 - Xodus Group has been awarded two Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) contracts for projects in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) blocks in Senega...
Anglo African Oil & Gas Provides Update of TLP 103 Well
Congo >> 9/14/2017 - Anglo African Oil & Gas plc, an independent oil and gas developer, announces an update on activities with regards to the drilling of TLP 103, a new well to be drilled in the producing Tilapia oil fiel...
LEKOIL Reports Otakikpo Production Now at 7,000 Bopd
Nigeria >> 9/14/2017 - LEKOIL, the oil and gas exploration, development and production company with a focus on Africa, is pleased to announce an increase in current production at the Otakikpo Marginal Field (Otakikpo) in OM...
NGC Signs MOU in Mozambique and Deepens Business in Africa
Mozambique >> 9/13/2017 - An NGC delegation, led by Chairman Gerry C. Brooks and which included NGC’s President, Mark Loquan and PPGPL’s Vice President Business Development, Alvin Dookie, deepened the NGC Group’s ties in East ...
Africa Energy Acquires Interest in Namibian PEL 37
Namibia >> 9/13/2017 - Africa Energy Corp. (Africa Energy) announces the acquisition of one-third of the shares in a subsidiary of Pancontinental Oil & Gas N.L. (Pancontinental) that holds a 30% participating interest in Pe...
24TH Africa Oil Week Programme at the Cutting Edge of Industry Evolution
South Africa >> 9/13/2017 - ITE, organiser of leading international oil and gas events, is pleased to announce the highlights of the forthcoming 24th edition of its internationally renowned Africa Oil Week, which will be held in...
Siemens Collaboration with Uganda is Progressing Positively
Uganda >> 9/13/2017 - Siemens has made positive strides in collaboration with the Ugandan government and key stakeholders to identify opportunities to support some of the country’s immediate and long-term energy and infras...
Borr Drilling Accepts LoI from BW Energy Dussafu B.V
Gabon >> 9/12/2017 - Borr Drilling Limited (Borr) has accepted a letter of intent from BW Energy Dussafu B.V. (BWE), a subsidiary of BW Offshore, for a drilling campaign offshore Gabon. Borr’s premium, high-specification ...
Bilateral Talks with CEO of ARAMCO
Bilateral Talks with CEO of ARAMCO Egypt >> 9/11/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources received Mr. Ibrahim Gassem Al-Buainain, President and CEO of Aramco Trading, a subsidiary of Aramco Global during his visit to Egypt i...
Bell Geospace Wins Airborne FTG Survey Contract in Liberia
Liberia >> 9/11/2017 - Simba Essel Energy Inc. (Simba) advises that its partner Essel Group Middle East (EGME) have signed an agreement with Bell Geospace to conduct a comprehensive airborne FTG (Full Tensor Gravity Gradiom...
Shoreline Energy Signs $300 Million Gas Deal with Shell
Nigeria >> 9/11/2017 - Nigerian energy company Shoreline has signed a $300 million agreement with the local unit of Shell to develop gas infrastructure around the commercial capital, Lagos, both companies said. Shell said i...
Baker Awarded Subsea Contract for Zohr Gas Field
Baker Awarded Subsea Contract for Zohr Gas Field Egypt >> 9/9/2017 - In a signing ceremony hosted by H.E. Eng. Tarek El-Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources for Egypt, Baker Hughes, a GE company announced a major subsea contract from Petrobel for phase tw...
Hyperdynamics' Fatala-1 Exploration Well Disappoints
Guinea >> 9/8/2017 - Hyperdynamics Corporation (Hyperdynamics), announced that the Fatala-1 exploration well drilled offshore the Republic of Guinea in Northwest Africa has reached its total drilling depth and did not enc...
ABB’S Electric Bus Charger HVC 300P is ‘Just the Ticket’ for Gottinger Verkehrsbetriebe
Swaziland >> 9/8/2017 - As the demand for sustainable and energy efficient transport systems continues to grow, ABB is pleased to announce that it will supply one of its Heavy Vehicle Chargers (HVC) 300P for G?ttinger Verkeh...
Eni Secures Saipem 12000 Drillship for Rabat Deep Licence
Morocco >> 9/7/2017 - Chariot Oil & Gas Limited , the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, announces the assignment of a drilling rig for its upcoming RD-1 well which will target the JP-1 prospect. ...
OPEC Member Countries Economy - August 2017
OPEC Member Countries Economy - August 2017 Nigeria >> 9/7/2017 - The non-oil private sector in Saudi Arabia showed notable improvement in its business conditions in July by highest rate in three months as suggested by Emirates NBD Saudi Arabia PMI. The index increa...
NNPC & ExxonMobil Fine-Tune Strategy for Improved Production
Nigeria >> 9/7/2017 - The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) and its upstream joint venture partner, ExxonMobil, are seeking new measures to expand existing operational portfolio with a view to increasing crude...
Statoil Farms into Two Exploration Blocks in South Africa
South Africa >> 9/7/2017 - Statoil has acquired participating interests in two additional offshore frontier blocks, including one operatorship. Statoil has completed a transaction with ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Sout...
Aminex Submits Ntorya Development Plan to TPDC for Approval
Tanzania >> 9/6/2017 - Aminex is pleased to announce that a Development Plan for the Ntorya field, located onshore in the Ruvuma Basin, Tanzania has been submitted to the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) fo...
African Petroleum Provides Corporate Update
Gambia >> 9/4/2017 - African Petroleum provides the following update regarding the A1 and A4 licences in The Gambia. ...
Sound Provides Update re Development Funding
Morocco >> 9/4/2017 - Sound Energy, the European and African focused upstream gas company, is pleased to provide an update on the funding which will be required to develop the Company's existing Eastern Morocco discovery. ...
Government Completed 2D Seismic Program over Odewayne Block
Somalia >> 9/4/2017 - Sterling Energy Plc, the AIM listed oil and gas exploration and production company, is pleased to announce that the Government sponsored 2D seismic program of 1,000kms full fold data on the Odewayne B...
PetroSA & Rosgeo Sign $400m Agreement to Develop O & G Blocks Offshore South Africa
South Africa >> 9/4/2017 - PetroSA, the Oil and Gas Corporation of South Africa, and Rosgeo, geological exploration company of the Russian Federation, have signed an agreement that will see about US$400 Million invested in oil ...
Rise of Pan-African Banking Could Raise Between $490-$950bn
South Africa >> 9/4/2017 - Estimates from PwC analysis show the financial development opportunity in Sub-Saharan Africa could range between $490 and $950 billion of additional credit for the region with the right regulatory, ba...
Aminex Provides Ntorya Gas Field Basin Model Update
Tanzania >> 9/4/2017 - Aminex is pleased to announce a further material increase in its management estimate of gas initially in place (‘GIIP’) in its Ntorya appraisal area in the onshore Ruvuma Basin of Tanzania. ...
Savannah Provides Corporate & Niger Operational Update
Niger >> 9/1/2017 - On 8 June 2017, Savannah announced that it had entered into a binding exclusivity agreement with Seven Energy International Limited in relation to the potential acquisition of substantially all of its...
Mobilisation of Rig to the Opuama Field
Nigeria >> 9/1/2017 - Eland Oil & Gas PLC, an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, is pleased to confirm that the OES Teamwork Rig has been mobilised to th...
Savannah Petroleum Updates Seven Energy Acquisition
Nigeria >> 9/1/2017 - On 8 June 2017, Savannah had entered into a binding exclusivity agreement with Seven Energy International Limited in relation to the potential acquisition of substantially all of its oil and gas asset...
Alstom Appoints Xavier Boisgontier as MD Southern Africa Cluster
South Africa >> 9/1/2017 - Alstom announces the appointment of Xavier Boisgontier as Managing Director Southern Africa Cluster with effect from 1 September 2017. Xavier has worked for Alstom since 1998. He has extensive experie...
ABB Facilitates New Networking Opportunities for External Developers
Swaziland >> 9/1/2017 - With its Smarter Home Developer Program Busch-Jaeger, an ABB brand, opens its systems up to developers and partners with the presentation of three interface variants at IFA ...
Saipem Awarded New Work Worth US 370 Million
Angola >> 8/31/2017 - Eni Angola S.p.A. has awarded Saipem work orders in relation to the West Hub Development project as an addition to those previously assigned during 2016 and 2017. The work, which will be performed by ...
CGG Signs Agreement for Vast Offshore Multi-Client Program
Mozambique >> 8/31/2017 - CGG has signed a multi-client data agreement with Mozambique’s Instituto Nacional de Petroleo (INP) following a competitive tender process held by INP in 2016. As a result of this agreement, CGG will ...
Baker Hughes Wins 2nd Major Contract for Coral South FLNG
Mozambique >> 8/30/2017 - Baker Hughes, a GE company has announced a second major contract for Eni East Africa’s (EEA) Coral South FLNG development, offshore Mozambique, underlining the company’s position as the world’s first ...
Apex International Signs Two Concession Agreements in Egypt
Apex International Signs Two Concession Agreements in Egypt Egypt >> 8/29/2017 - Apex International Energy has signed two concession agreements for 1.7 million acres encompassing the West Badr el Din (4,180 km 2) and South East Meleiha (2,535 km 2) concessions, located in the prol...
Egypt Signs Oil and Gas Exploration Deals with Shell & Apex
Egypt >> 8/29/2017 - Egyptian Oil Minister Tarek El Molla has signed three oil and gas exploration deals for 16 new fields in the Western Desert worth at least $81.4 million in total with Royal Dutch Shell and the U.S.-ba...
Mozambique Sets Sights on Capital Gains Tax from ENI & Exxon Deal
Mozambique >> 8/29/2017 - Mozambique will charge Italian energy company ENI $350 million in capital gains tax for its sale of a stake in the Coral South natural gas field to ExxonMobil, the nation’s finance minister said on lo...
Chariot Elects Not to Enter 1st Renewal EP for Blocks 2714A & 2714B
Namibia >> 8/29/2017 - Chariot Oil & Gas Limited, the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, has elected not to enter into the First Renewal Exploration Period of the exploration licences covering each of...
Hyperdynamics Reports Encouraging Signs at Fatala-1 Well
Guinea >> 8/28/2017 - Hyperdynamics Corporation provided an additional update on the drilling status on the Fatala-1 exploration well offshore the Republic of Guinea. ...
SKF to Supply Bearings to Morocco’s ONCF
Morocco >> 8/28/2017 - The Moroccan rail operator, ONCF has placed an order with SKF for the delivery of 15,000 railway wheelset bearings over a period of three years for both passenger and freight rolling stock. SKF was ch...
Egypt Signs 3 Upstream Agreements with Apache & Merlon
Egypt Signs 3 Upstream Agreements with Apache & Merlon Egypt >> 8/26/2017 - Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources signed 3 new agreements to explore for Petroleum and Gas in the Egyptian Western Desert between the EGPC and the U.S. companies Apache ...

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