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Mozambique dreams jeopardised by insurgency
1 April 2020
The economic viability of LNG projects was undermined by crashing global energy prices and the problems are being compound by IS-linked militia attacks
Total defies the odds
14 February 2020
Succession of acquisitions and project ramp-ups help strengthen the company’s portfolio in a tough environment for the sector
South Africa legislates for oil and gas future
31 January 2020
The Ramaphosa government proposes new rules amid increasing global competition for IOC’s capital
Mozambique battles to overcome insurgency
28 January 2020
An Islamic State affiliate has emerged as a serious threat to the gas projects in Cabo Delgado, but the authorities remain firmly in control
Pressure rises in PNG gas standoff
22 January 2020
The P'nyang gas agreement is becoming a test case for the Marape government’s promise to stand up to resource extraction firms
The majors' messy divide
21 August 2019
Two gassy Europeans, two shale-obsessed Americans and one in between is too simplistic a division
Total signs on for Benin LNG
15 August 2019
The French major has teamed up with local partners for an FSRU project, although history suggests challenges could remain
Retail challenges in Europe
13 August 2019
Major oil companies in the region identify key opportunities for retail growth
Oman's gas drive goes up a gear
9 August 2019
Success in the country's first major non-associated gas project, and continued pent-up demand, are propelling efforts to increase output
West of Shetland takes centre stage
8 August 2019
Exploration in the region may lead to the partial revival of the UK Continental Shelf
Total sticks to its guns on exploration and transition
6 August 2019
The French oil and gas major refuses to be eclipsed by shale
Project Oil Kenya delayed despite fresh agreement
5 July 2019
The FID timetable has slipped due to environmental and social impact consultation hold ups
Anadarko signs off with Mozambique LNG FID
20 June 2019
Mozambique’s long-awaited giant LNG project is now set for completion
Mozambique nears FID under insurgency cloud
14 June 2019
A decision is rapidly approaching for the first of the long-awaited Rovuma Basin LNG projects
Papua LNG seals deal
21 May 2019
Agreement with Papuan New Guinean state is an important milestone for an unusual project
Angola boosts efforts to shore up flagging production
27 February 2019
Africa's second-largest oil exporter needs more than the currently envisaged pipeline of oil projects if it is to remain a force
Senegal and Mauritania projects make headway
26 February 2019
BP's Greater Tortue project already has the green light, and Woodside's SNE development is poised to be next
South Africa's offshore sector finally makes some waves
11 February 2019
Total plans drilling campaign to establish scale of reserves
The changing landscape of north-west Europe
8 February 2019
A rebound in the region is happening above and below water
Oil majors' strategies are variations on a theme
15 January 2019
The majors' plans for 2019 look remarkably similar on the surface, but there are key differences
Nigeria's hunt for gas buyers
19 December 2018
Gas supply to the domestic market is a hot topic in Nigeria. Producers want to monetise their gas and need to find credible buyers
Small players drive a revival in the North Sea
17 December 2018
Norway and the UK showed increasing appeal for E&P firms in 2018, with M&A moves propelling investment into the North Sea—but Brexit was a concern for some in the UK side of the play
Majors eyeing lucrative plays outside the Gulf of Mexico
6 November 2018
ExxonMobil isn’t alone among majors in turning its gaze from the US Gulf of Mexico to significant deep-water and onshore shale opportunities elsewhere
Big guns boost UK North Sea commitments
12 October 2018
Shell and Equinor have bolstered their offshore presence in the UK, while Total has made a sizeable discovery
NLNG's race for Train 7
14 September 2018
Nigeria LNG CEO Tony Attah says timing is critical to the success of its planned Train 7 project