Foxtrot offers CI-27 respite to Schlumberger
Upcoming drilling campaigns in Ivory Coast may offer some temporary respite for Schlumberger, which has halved its workforce in the country.
By suspending the renewal of visas for expatriates present on Equatorial Guinean soil for three years while at the same time extending exploration contracts, the mines and hydrocarbons minister Gabriel Obiang is sending out highly conflicting signals to the oil companies.
As he works to gain control of all the levers of power, Equatorial Guinean vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema is finding himself increasingly up against his half-brother, the minister of mines, industry and energy Gabriel Obiang Lima, who sits at [.
Confronted with the twin dilemma of plunging prices and sagging production, Equatorial Guinea’s oil minister Gabriel Mbega Obiang Lima is fighting to limit the impact of falling revenue on his country. Indian a lifebuoy? - Obiang flew to New Delhi [.