South Korea to open embassy
As part of its strategy to establish itself in Africa [...]
After incursions by China and India, South Korea, which sorely lacks oil and gas resources, has been trying its luck in Africa. Senior officials in the foreign ministry in Seoul who oversee its energy policy are hard at work trying [.
Britain’s BP group penned an agreement with Nigeria LNG (NLNG) [...]
Although Tullow Oil hasn’t yet begun developing its huge Kudu gas field, oil companies are displaying a keen interest in nearby areas.
German foreign minister Frank Walter Steinmeier made a five-day, whistle-stop tour of North Africa between Nov. 14-19, visiting Libya, Tunisia, [...]
Recent allegations against two leading Nigerian oil figures, Tony Chukwueke and Edmund Daukoru, could prevent the Nigerian government from organizing [...]
The Russian-Indian group Suntera has just penned a partnership pact with the private South African firm IDG that is chaired by the daughter of Nelson Mandela
Displaying a keen interest for over a year in Africa's offshore (AEI 406), groups in the Gulf are snapping up independent oil groups which own acreage on the continent or are themselves putting together oil portfolios.