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Trotman for Petroleum meeting in Suriname

Guyana’s Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, will be participating in the New Petroleum Producers Discussion Group’s annual meeting, which is taking place in...

Search suspended for missing worker after oil rig explosion in Louisiana

(ABC) The search for a missing Louisiana worker was suspended Monday evening after he was unaccounted for following an explosion on a large oil...

China’s sovereign wealth fund hits 900 billion USD

(Xinhua) Total assets of China Investment Corporation (CIC), the country's sovereign wealth fund (SWF), surpassed 900 billion U.S. dollars as of August. The figure is...

Gov’t, Opposition must work together to develop plan or country will...

Guyanese Attorney-at-Law, Nigel Hughes, is urging the Government of Guyana and the Parliamentary Opposition to begin working together for the establishment of a long-term...

Cultural impact of oil & gas

For centuries, the productive pillars of the Guyana economy have been agriculture, fishing, mining and forestry. Then, in recent decades, we saw efforts at...

Oil rig explodes in Louisiana Lake Pontchartrain critically injuring 5

(NBC News) An oil rig exploded on a Louisiana lake Sunday night, injuring seven people, five of them critically, while another person remained unaccounted,...

Iraq-Kurdistan conflict drives up oil prices

(Financial Times) Crude oil was the standout mover on early Monday trading as conflict between Iraqi and Kurdish forces broke out south of the...

Train the trainers worked for gold, it can work for oil...

Former Human Resource Manager of the now defunct Omai Gold Mines Limited, Norman McLean, believes that an effective approach for the delivery of local...

Tullow Oil signs exploration contracts offshore Ivory Coast

(Reuters) Tullow Oil has signed four production-sharing contracts in Ivory Coast with an initial investment of $21 million, an Ivorian government spokesman said on...

Australia, Timor Leste draw up maritime borders draft treaty to bring...

(SBS) Australia and Timor Leste have drawn up a draft treaty setting out their maritime borders, aiming to end a bitter dispute over lucrative...