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Energy is “the Economic Engine of the African Continent”

The fourth annual Africa Oil & Power (AOP) conference commenced in Cape Town, South Africa today. Industry elites gathered to discuss the future of Africa's energy sector and engage in a dialogue that will see the sector empower greater economic growth. Guillaume Doane, CEO of Africa Oil & Power ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 days agoPress > Equatorial GuineaSenegalSomalia +6

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 month agoLink > South AfricaKenyaGabon +7

On Its Own Soil

The country's largest private oil firm, SOMOIL CEO Nelson Pacavira spoke to Africa Energy Series – Angola, about how SOMOIL accounts for a small percentage of Angola's total production through its stakes in Blocks FS and FST. How has SOMOIL adapted its strategy to the current market conditions? ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > Exploration and ProductionSOMOILAngola +3

Angola discloses tender details for oil block concessions

On Tuesday, Angola's National Agency for Oil, Gas, and Biofuels (ANPG) hosted the first of four roadshows in Luanda to highlight the first 10 blocks to be auctioned in 2019. The offshore blocks are located in the Benguela and Namibe basin and will also be presented in Houston, London and Dubai as ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > AngolaLicencing RoundOil +2

Angola Announces Public Tender For Soyo Refinery

The Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum of Angola will launch a public tender for the construction of the Soyo refinery. Initially announced in 2015, the construction of the refinery has since been put on hold. The tender reflects Angola's efforts to boost domestic refining capacity. ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > LuandaAngolaCrude oil +2

Angola launches month of mining concessions Road Shows

Four roadshows will be held in Luanda (August 27), Dubai (September 10), Beijing (September 16) and London (September 20). Concessions include the exploration and mining of diamonds, iron ore and phosphates in five Angolan provinces. The public tender complements Angola's six-year oil and gas li ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > AngolaLicencing RoundDiamantino Azevedo +5

President Lourenço of Angola to attend 5th GECF Summit 2019

In a major development for the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), President João Lourenço of Angola will attend and address the fifth annual summit, hosted by Equatorial Guinea as part of its “Year of Energy.” Angola joined the GECF as an observing member in November 2018. President Lourenço's a ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > AngolaEquatorial GuineaGECF +3

Three reasons Africa will determine the oil price in the long term

Africa might only be home to just 4 percent of the world's oil supply but, as many of its oil-rich nations begin taking advantage of this natural resource, it's starting to have an impact on the price of crude oil. This uptick will be good news for the continent's high-profile investors and entrepre ...

Scott Johnson


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > Africamiddle classGeopolitics +4

Angola prepares for 2019 licensing round

During a visit to Tokyo, Angola's Minister of Mineral Resources and Petroleum Diamantino Pedro Azevedo told S&P Global that the country is in the final stages of preparing for its 2019 licensing round, which will be launched and promoted at the Angola Oil & Gas 2019 Conference and Exhibition hoste ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 months agoLink > AngolaAfrica Oil & PowerAngola Oil & Gas +3

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 9 months agoLink > Oil and Gas Productionoil priceOffshore Drilling +10

OPEC Applauds Angola Reforms During Landmark Visit

Angola's leadership is undertaking crucial tax and policy changes to diversify the economy while opening the oil sector to new investment. H.E. Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo visited Luanda for the first time as Secretary General of OPEC Barkindo on Angola: “Right reforms at the right time” Luanda, ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 10 months agoPress > OPECAngolaAngola Oil & Gas +2

Angola: 2019 Licensing Round, Marginal Fields Drive Explorers’ Interest

Angola's licensing round will include a new focus on the development of marginal fields. The Angola Oil & Gas conference will be 2019's main promotional event for the licensing round and marginal fields. Licensing round and marginal field legislation indicate new strategic direction and opening ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 10 months agoPress > AngolaDiamantino AzevedoAngola Oil & Gas +2

Angola Oil & Gas 2019

Africa Oil & Power is proud to announce that it will organize the first Angola Oil & Gas 2019 conference, to be hosted  June 3-7, 2019 in Luanda . Officially endorsed by the  Ministry of Mineral Resources and Petroleum of the Republic of Angola , the conference will be the elite energy event for ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


    03 Jun 2019


Posted 10 months agoEvent > AngolaLuandaExhibition & Conference +4

Angola: Total Inaugurates the Kaombo Project and Reiterates its Commitment to the Country With New Investments

Paris, November 10, 2018 – The Angolan State Minister for Economic and Social Development, Manuel Nunes Junior, the Chairman and CEO of Total, Patrick Pouyanné, and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sonangol, Carlos Saturnino, inaugurated the Kaombo project today, which came on stream in ...

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Posted 11 months agoPress > TotalAngolainvestment +1

Total: Angola’s Major Deep Offshore Kaombo Project Comes On Stream

Paris – Total has started up production of Kaombo, currently the biggest deep offshore development in Angola, located on Block 32, 260 kilometers off the coast of Luanda.    Kaombo Norte, the first Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) unit, has been successfully brought on stream a ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > TotalAngolaOffshore +5