22 C
Saturday, February 27, 2021
Home 2017 November

Monthly Archives: November 2017

ExxonMobil, TT Energy Chamber and MNR to partner on spill response lecture

Guyana’s Ministry of Natural Resources in collaboration with the Energy Chamber of Trinidad and Tobago and ExxonMobil will hold a public lecture on Sunday December...

ExxonMobil contract to be released in December – Minister of State

After several months of controversy surrounding the full disclosure of the contract between Guyana and US oil major ExxonMobil, the country’s Minister of State...

Venezuela’s Maduro strips rival of U.N. post amid corruption purge: sources

(Reuters) - Venezuela has ordered the removal of Rafael Ramirez, once a powerful oil minister and head of state oil company PDVSA, from his...

Local content expert back in Guyana for discussions; policy expected by year-end

Advisor on Guyana’s Local Content Policy Framework and UNDP expert, Anthony Paul, is back in the South American country for another round of consultations...

Canadian consultant talks up Guyana oil prospects

Following the world class Liza discovery in Guyana in 2015 - the first oil find of its kind in the South American country -...

ExxonMobil close to signing deal with Mauritania for O&G exploration

(Reuters) ExxonMobil Corp. is close to signing a deal to explore for oil and gas offshore Mauritania, its first foray into the West African...

Brazil draw down largest signature bonus in history at 14th bidding round

The 14th Bidding Round of blocks for exploration and production of oil and natural gas, held on September 27 by Brazil’s National Agency of...

Shell accused of abuses in Nigeria’s Ogoniland

(BBC) Oil giant Shell should be investigated for alleged complicity in" horrific crimes" committed by the military in Nigeria in the 1990s, Amnesty International...

Why is Exxon drilling 17 wells for Liza Phase 1?

ExxonMobil along with its joint venture partners Hess and CNOOC Nexen will be drilling 17 wells in preparation for the Liza Phase 1 development...

Guyana opposition says deliberate attempts being made to delay SWF legislation

The Government of Guyana will be looking to embark on a fresh round of consultations in the coming year for the establishment of a...