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Ambitious Energy Outlook

Read more on the DRC's resource-rich potential in the upcoming Africa Energy Series: Preview: Democratic Republic of the Congo 2021 – the leading investor resource for tracking the country's current and future movements within the sector. The Democratic Republic of Congo's mining sector has been ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 2 days agoLink > DRCAfricaAfrican Energy +11

Mozambique Can Realize Full Benefits of Natural Gas Production

By  Florival Mucave, Executive Chairman, Mozambican Oil and Gas Chamber   For far too long, descriptions of Mozambique have contained some variation of the following:  Mozambique one of the poorest Least Developed Countries in the world faces endemic droughts, floods and widespread poverty. But w ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 9 days agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambique: Net Power Exporter

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique, which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the Mozambique Gas & Power ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 13 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +19

Angola’s Proactive Approach to Drive Exploration

In 2020, Angola seeks to drive frontier exploration through its upcoming offshore licensing round in the Kwanza and Congo basins, as well as optimize existing resources through three recent block extensions and phased development of short-cycle satellite fields. Downstream, Angola is spearheading ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 14 days agoLink > AngolaAngola Oil & GasLuanda +23

Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber Endorses Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 Event, Unites Mozambique Pro-Gas Alliance

The Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 event gains key endorsement from the Mozambican Oil & Gas Chamber (CPGM) . CPGM joins the Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy (MIREME) and the African Energy Chamber as leading partners of the March 2021 event. Honoring the leadership of H.E. President of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoPress > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +20

Mozambique LNG: Uniting International Financiers

Total's Area 1 Mozambique LNG development has countered the projected slow- down in energy investment during COVID-19 by securing the largest FID in Africa to date. With a total post-FID investment of $20 billion and $14.9 billion in project financing, Mozambique LNG represents the largest foreig ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 16 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +21

Driving Sustainable Development

As Mozambique emerges as a global gas player, the Southern African country is establishing such strategies for sustainable development through the upcoming approval of a new Local Content Law, which establishes a local content framework and the institutional bodies needed to monitor the outcome of ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 22 days agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +17

Mozambique’s Economic Future Will Rely on Monetization of Gas at Home

In celebration of the recipient of AOP's ‘Person of the Year Award', H.E. President Felipe Nyusi, we are running content from the  Africa Energy Series Report 2020: Mozambique , which highlights Mozambique's gas revolution. H.E. Nyusi will receive the prestigious award at the  Mozambique Gas & Pow ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 24 days agoOpinion > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +14

Positioning Women as the ‘Engine of Growth’ in the Oil and Gas Industry

The ‘Women in Energy' webinar, which was co-hosted by Africa Oil & Power and the African Energy Chamber on Thursday identified education, gender bias and access to capital as key inhibitors to proportionate female representation within the oil and gas industry. A recent McKinsey study places f ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 27 days agoPress > AfricaAfrican EnergyAfrica Oil & Power +17

Mozambique President Named Africa Oil & Power’s “Person of the Year” for 2020

H.E. Filipe Nyusi, President of Mozambique has been selected as Africa Oil & Power's “Person of the Year” for 2020 by Africa Oil & Power. This prestigious award is presented to exceptional individuals who display true leadership and innovative thinking in steering their countries or organizations t ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 29 days agoPress > AfricaAfrica Oil & PowerAOP +19

CNN’s Eleni Giokos to moderate discussion on German-African business relations with Chancellor Merkel’s Africa Envoy

Find the German version  here The discussion will be centred on the topic: Investment and Trade for Africa's Economic Development. Co-moderated by the Germany Africa Business Forum and spearheaded by H.E Günter Nooke, Africa Envoy to  Chancellor Merkel,  the discussion also includes NJ Ayu ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoPress > AfricaAfrica EnergyAOP +19

Webinar: LOCAL CONTENT IN MOZAMBIQUE: OPPORTUNITIES FOR CAPACITY BUILDING UNDER COVID-19 & PREPARING THE WORKFORCE FOR 2021

COVID-19 has unsettled the oil and gas market throughout the continent, delaying projects and putting up roadblocks for the development of new industry. But with travel limited due to COVID-19, Mozambique has a new opportunity to fill a workforce gap posed by COVID-19 restrictions. What training an ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Maputo   Maputo   MZ 06 Oct 2020


Posted 1 month agoEvent > Local ContentMozambiqueAOP Webinar +16

Webinar: INVESTMENT AND TRADE FOR AFRICA’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

With German visibility and participation on the rise in Africa's energy industry, the Germany-Africa Business Forum (GABF) will host its second instalment of its Germany-Africa cooperation focused webinar series. The webinar will facilitate the discussion on how FDI can sustainably strengthen the ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Berlin   Berlin   DE 23 Sep 2020


Posted 1 month agoEvent > AfricaGermanyenergy industry +17

OPEC turns 60

In the 1960s, OPEC established itself with courage, persistence and diligence, through the development of its Statute that remains in place today, registering at the United Nations (UN) Secretariat on 6 November 1962, under UN Resolution No 6363, initiating a number of landmark decisions, such as ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > OPECoil industryinvestment +9

Driving Sustainable Development

In August 2019, the final proposal of Mozambique's local content law was approved, following five years of discussions between the government and private sector players. Local participation is defined as holding up to 15% of the share capital of either an enterprise to be created between foreign ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 month agoLink > MozambiqueMozambique Gas & PowerMGP2021 +10