Home oil & gas ALGERIA 02/05/2017 Behind the scenes of Total’s talks with Sonatrach Total’s relations with Alger have been increasingly heated over the past few months. Now Patrick Pouyanne has decided to wipe the slate clean. But in return for what? [...] (298 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? OK Subscribe toAfrica IntelligenceorPay-Per-Article E-wallet starting from 30 EUR Subscribe or Pay-Per-Article Discover our offers Not reader yet?Create an account to access our FREE SECTION A free issue A selection of articles New editions' summaries Keyword notifications to follow people or topics of interest to you A free issue and a selection of free articles Summaries and email notifications Keep me logged in Create a free account Free Articles MADAGASCAR Politics 29/05/2020 Mayor of Antananarivo gets capital's waste disposal debt cancelled DRC ZAMBIA Business 27/05/2020 Hungary's Duna Aszfalt talks to leading Katanga businessman about cross-border road project MOROCCO Business 22/05/2020 Private firm Sentinel lands security contract with EU delegation Access the free section On the same subject ALGERIA 22/10/2019 Sonatrach looks ready to concede on exceptional profit tax Free Despite the pervading political uncertainty in Algeria following former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika's fall in April 2019, the Algiers authorities are [...] ALGERIA 27/11/2018 Karim Ghezali, the man Sonatrach's boss can count on Of the eight vice presidents to have been recently appointed within Sonatrach, Karim Ghezali is undoubtedly the closest to company [...] ALGERIA 24/04/2018 After taking over from Total, Sonatrach stalls on Ahnet In charge of developing the Ahnet gas deposits following Total's [...] ALGERIA 19/12/2017 Total and Sonatrach's honeymoon lives on Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne used his trip to Alger last [...] ALGERIA 21/11/2017 Repsol confident for development of southeastern illizi deposits Spanish group Repsol is on the verge of getting the [...] ALGERIA 26/09/2017 ENI, Sonatrach's best buddy from the West Approved during a council of ministers held in September, the five-year extension to ENI's mining contract for the Bir Rebaa [...] ALGERIA 26/01/2017 Sonatrach leaves a door open for Total Sonatrach has not given up on persuading Total to look more benignly on Algeria. According to our sources, the group’s [...] ALGERIA 27/10/2015 Petrofac and JGC hold Sonatrach hostage The state-owned major finds itself facing a virtual oil services monopoly that refuses to lower its rates, as other players steer clear of Algeria. [...] ALGERIA 28/01/2014 Licensing round finally on track Hoping to break the cycle of failure that has dogged all of its rounds to allocate new blocks since 2004, the Algerian authorities are pulling out all the stops with a new auction. [...] ALGERIA 14/09/2010 Cloud Over Coming Auction A trial of ex Sonatrach executives on embezzlement charges could cast a shadow over a third licensing round notwithstanding Algeria’s need of new exploration projects. [...] Receive prompts for these topics ALGERIA Amine Mazouzi Cepsa ENI M.K Rekouche Mourad Ould Ali Patrick Pouyanne Salah Mekmouche Sonatrach Total Create a freenotification What is a notification?