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Nigeria prepares for audit of downstream sector

20 August 2019

The government of Nigeria is gearing up to conduct a wide-ranging audit of the country’s downstream oil and gas infrastructure.

Suriname hopes bond sale will generate funds for offshore exploration

19 August 2019

The national oil company (NOC) of Suriname hopes to raise money for offshore exploration projects with a bond sale in 2020.

Japan’s MODEC sells bonds to refinance FPSO now working offshore Brazil

19 August 2019

Japan’s MODEC has issued project bonds on international capital markets to raise the money needed to refinance an FPSO chartered for work in the pre-salt zone offshore Brazil.

IHS Markit to host roadshow presentations for Angola’s next licensing round

19 August 2019

IHS Markit has agreed to assist Angola’s National Agency for Oil, Gas and Biofuels, known as APNG, with its next licensing round, which is due to take place in September.

Kenyan government to endorse Qatar Petroleum’s farm-in deal for Lamu blocks

19 August 2019

Kenya’s government intends to endorse Qatar Petroleum’s plans to join an offshore oil exploration project in the Lamu Basin.

Russia’s LNG production soaring in 2019

16 August 2019

Russia has kept is oil and gas production capped in keeping with the terms of the OPEC+ deal, but the production of LNG has soared in the last year, as the Kremlin hopes to turn gas into a commodity that can be sold anywhere.