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Repsol Hits Offshore Gabon

Repsol made a discovery while drilling in Gabon. The company encountered oil while drilling the Ivela-1 exploration well offshore the West African country. The Ivela-1 exploration well is located in the Lower Congo Basin, in Luna Muetse (E13) Block. Repsol is the operator of the offshore block with a 60% interest and Australia’s Woodside is […]

April 23, 2018 Read More

Mali Wants Sonatrach Back

Mali is looking for Algeria’s state-run firm Sonatrach to resume its exploration program in the country. Malian Minister of Mines and Petroleum Tiemoko Sangare expressed this to his Algerian counterpart, Mustapha Guitouni. In a statement from the Malian Ministry of Mines & Petroleum, Minster Sangare said that his country wants an Sonatrach as an active […]

April 22, 2018 Read More

Big Players Step out for MOC

The Mediterranean Offshore Conference (MOC) took place in Alexandria, Egypt April 17-19, hosting high level dignitaries and executive from Egypt and abroad.   The North African country’s Minster of Petroleum Tarek El Molla opened the 9th MOC which rotates each year between Alexandria and Ravenna, Italy each year. The theme of this year’s conference was […]

April 20, 2018 Read More