No Holds Barred In Fight for Agadem
After zeroing in for over a year, companies seeking the Agadem concession finally submitted their bids to Niger’s government on Sept. 28. The operation has aroused intense interest because Agadem contains identified reserves of nearly 300 million barrels and, along [. [...]
Mining Industry Ready for Takeoff?
An oil giant, Algeria remains a mining midget despite extensive unexplored resources and highly advantageous fiscal terms. That could be about to change. On Sept. 30, Algeria’s Office National de Recherche Geologique et Miniere (ORGM) opened technical bids in a [. [...]