East Africa: Who dares, wins
The global energy industry may never see an oil and gas boom of the likes of the one happening in east Africa, Emran Hussain finds the stakes are high here, then again so are the rewards.
Maersk Oil acquires East African licences
Denmark's Maersk Oil has completed the acquisition of 50 per cent of Africa Oil Corp share in three onshore exploration licences in the Turkana region of northern Kenya and two contiguous licences in Southern Ethiopia.
Totally committed to the Middle East
Stéphane Michel, President of Total E&P Middle East & North Africa (MENA), reveals the French oil giant’s active exploration strategy for the Middle East region
IEA calls for sustainable energy future for MENA
Just weeks after the end of the UN conference on climate change in Doha, the International Energy Agencys (IEA) head has said that the rapidly growing economies of the Middle East and North Africa are going through an opportune time to capitalise on renew......
Nexen awards Wood Group North Sea contract
Wood Group PSN (WGPSN) has been awarded a five year contract by Nexen, worth US$150 million, to operate and maintain Nexen's North Sea offshore assets; the Buzzard, Scott and Golden Eagle platforms.