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Equatorial Guinea to Offer 13 Blocks in Licensing Round

Equatorial Guinea will offer up to 13 deepwater and ultra deepwater blocks in its upcoming April licensing round, said the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons in a statement on Tuesday. The statement on Tuesday follows the initial announcement by the Minister earlier this month of the oil, gas, an ...

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Posted 9 days agoLink > Equatorial GuineaMalaboAPPO +3

APPO and African Producers Call for Unity, Cooperation and Reform at Cape VII Congress & Exhibition

• Speakers at APPO Cape VII Congress and Exhibition include ministers of all African oil producers and global oil and gas explorers, producers and service companies. • The conference highlights regional cooperation in African energy with the theme ‘Pathways to Shared Prosperity in the African P ...

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Posted 1 month agoPress > APPOMalaboEquatorial Guinea +3

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > AngolaAfrica Oil & PowerAngola Oil & Gas +3

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > KenyaPowerRegulation

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > Oil and Gas Productionoil priceOffshore Drilling +10

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > KenyaPower

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > OPECSenegalMauritania +3

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 ...

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Posted 1 month agoLink > NigeriaOPECNOPEC +2

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, ...

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Posted 1 month 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 ...

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

AOP London Investor Forum 2019

For the second year, Africa Oil & Power returns to London to host the London Investor Forum 2019. On June 11, 2019 , the forum will once again unite the continent's top executives and leading government officials with investors from around the world in London. The one-day program will highlight th ...

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London   England   GB 11 Jun 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > United KingomLondonAfrica Oil & Power +3

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 ...

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    03 Jun 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > AngolaLuandaExhibition & Conference +4

APPO Cape VII Congress and Exhibition

APPO CAPE VII Exhibition & Conference: Future Perspectives of the Oil and Gas Industry Under the Auspices: H.E. Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo President of Equatorial Guinea Hosted By: African Petroleum Producers Organization and the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of the Republic of Equa ...

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Malabo   Bioko Norte   GQ 01 Apr 2019


Posted 2 months agoEvent > Equatorial GuineaAPPOAfrican Petroleum Producers Organization +3

South Sudan Resumes Oil Production, Seeks Investors

Two out of three of South Sudan's operating companies are now producing oil. The country seeks new investors and international service companies to fuel new growth. South Sudan Oil & Power 2018 will highlight opportunities in November in Juba. Juba, South Sudan, Oct. 22 — South Sudan O ...

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Posted 3 months agoPress > South SudanSudanEquatorial Guinea +4

Production to Restart at South Sudan Oilfields

Oil production is set to relaunch in blocks 1, 2 and 4 with a ceremony on August 25, 2018, at Toma South  The licences are operated by South Sudanese joint operating company Greater Pioneer Operating Company (GPOC)  Fields where production is to resume include: Toma South, El Mar, El Toor, Manga ...

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Posted 5 months agoPress > oil productionJubaSouth Sudan +2