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New Oilfield Discovered in South Sudan

South Sudan has announced a new oil discovery at the Adar oilfield in Block 3. South Sudan's Oil Minister, Awow Daniel Chuang, confirmed the massive discovery on Tuesday, noting that more discoveries in the region were on the horizon. “We are looking at over 300 million reserves with the hope of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 30 days agoLink > South SudanAdarDar Petroleum Operating Company +4

The Future Holds Great Promise

His Excellency Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth, Minister of Petroleum of South Sudan, talks to AOP about the challenges faced by Africa's youngest nation, the state of the energy industry and new investments. South Sudan's development will be based on oil and gas, so our duty is to get the wells producing, ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Ezekiel Lol GatkuothSouth SudanJuba +4

HR Management Courses in Dubai (UAE) from University of Dubai & SHRM

In addition to imparting knowledge on advanced areas like HR Analytics and providing a region specific context, the contents of this course have also been integrated with the SHRM Competency Model. The SHRM Body of Competency and Knowledge™ (SHRM BoCK™), which is based on the SHRM Competency Mode ...

Saumil Shah


Posted 1 month agoLink > conglomerates in the Oil & GasHr courses in DubaiTalentedge

Huge oil, gas reserves found in Balochistan

QUETTA:  A huge reserve of oil and gas has been found in Jandran area of Marri Agency of Balochistan. Huge oil, gas reserves found in Balochistan was posted in Business of TheNews International - https://www.thenews.com.pk on December 26, 2016 and was last updated on December 26, 2016. Permanent ...

Adam Marmaras - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoLink > Balochistanoil find

Opinion: The Energy to Make it Work | Petroleum Africa

BY: Guillaume Doane, CEO and Co-Founder of Africa Oil & PowerTHE AOP 2019 Conference in Cape Town in October will bring together African policymakers, energy sector companies leaders and analysts. In 2015, we launched Africa Oil & Power as a platform to support the efforts of African governments ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 day agoLink > South AfricaKenyaGabon +7

Building on 2018

“As the oil price is steadily rising towards pre-collapse levels, the outlook is positive,” PwC said in its annual Africa Oil & Gas Review released in November 2018. By June 2018, more than $110 billion in global oil and gas projects had been approved since 2017 — a more than 100 percent increase ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoLink > Oil and Gas Productionoil priceOffshore Drilling +10

Political Certainty and Policy Discipline, a Way Forward for South Africa

South Africa is now gaining more political certainty, which will be good for investors, however, the key things I see happening this year are the revitalization of the Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Act (MPRDA) and the challenges around commerciality as well as substantive and procedu ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoLink > cape townSouth AfricaAfrica +9

Editor’s Top Picks from 2018

Here are some of the top interviews, news and articles from Africa Oil & Power's year of covering the continent's oil and power sectors. Africa is a home to giants — boasting some of the world's top oil and gas discoveries and a wealth of investment opportunities in power generation from oil and ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoLink > NigeriaOPECNOPEC +2

Projects reaching FID in 2019

Cairn Energy and Woodside Energy's much anticipated SNE project is expected to reach FID in early 2019, with the companies submitting the Development and Exploitation Plan to the Ministry for approval in October 2018. Nigeria-based Seplat initially predicted reaching FID by the end of 2018 on the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoLink > OPECSenegalMauritania +3

Big Barrels: African Oil and Gas and the Quest for Prosperity

In his first book, Big Barrels: African Oil and Gas and the Quest for Prosperity, co-written with João Marques, Mr. Ayuk confronts the widely communicated view that African nations with oil and gas resources inevitably suffer from the effects of the ‘resource curse'. Through a detailed analysis o ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > AfricaOilgas +4

Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Surprising Success in Kenya’s Power Sector

As Makhtar Diop, Vice President for the World Bank's Africa region said in the report Linking Up, which specifically calls for private sector investment in Africa's power sector, “If we do not address the underlying reasons preventing Africans from achieving wider access to reliable and affordable ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoLink > KenyaPower

Beating Africa’s Power Problem: The Issues Holding Africa Back

The issues surrounding Africa's electricity shortages are multifaceted and include decades of neglect in building up country-wide infrastructure, a lack of international investment, poor regulatory frameworks and the difficulty surrounding bankability of power projects. To best understand Kenya's ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 8 months agoLink > KenyaPowerRegulation

Kenya to #MakeEnergyWork as it launches Africa’s largest wind farm

Kenya has launched Africa's largest wind farm project in a bid to boost the country's power generation capacity and reach its goal of 100 percent renewable energy generation by 2030. “The successful implementation of Lake Turkana Wind Power demonstrates Kenya's outstanding credentials as an inves ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > KenyawindPower +2

The Rules of the Game

In South Africa, we have great policies but the implementation is not monitored because we don't have the people capable of enforcing the legislation and that is where the critical issue has to be addressed. You must also have good people within the government to do the legislation, and of course ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Dave WrightSouth Africa National Energy Associationnatural gas +2

Intra-African Trade Lacks Cohesiveness

We see a lot of times, huge policy disconnects even within the same economic region, where some of the tax laws are very inefficient in terms of getting products from country A to B, which in effect makes it very expensive, and ultimately detrimental to intra-Africa or even intra-regional trade. ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 years agoLink > Gunvor GroupLPGTrade +3
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