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Gabon picks seven companies for final oil block talks
By Emma Farge DAKAR (Reuters) - Gabon has selected seven companies for a final round of negotiations as part of an offshore licensing round the government hopes will reverse a chronic decline in output, the country's oil ministry said on Monday. Former OPEC member Gabon produces about 230,000 barrels per day (bpd), down from a peak of close to 400,000 bpd in the 1990s. An oil ministry statement ...(7/22/2014 2:57:42 AM)
Gabon: Immigrants Forced to Leave Gabon
[VOA]Gabon has released 100 of some 500 Cameroonian, Chadian and Central African illegal immigrants detained for 10 months for unlawful mining. Some of the freed people say they were simple refugees from the CAR.(7/19/2014 5:00:59 AM)
Immigrants Forced to Leave Gabon
Gabon has released 100 of some 500 Cameroonian, Chadian and Central African illegal immigrants detained for 10 months for unlawful mining. Some of the freed people say they were simple refugees from the CAR. In Cameroon's border town of Kiossi, thirty of the migrants flushed out of Gabon look tired, hungry and sick. Twenty-four-year-old Ibrahim Alaman, who says he left his native Chad to look ...(7/18/2014 11:50:42 AM)
Harvest Natural Resources Announces Declaration Of Commerciality And Exclusive Exploitation Authorization For The ...
The EEA provides for exploitation of the pre-salt oil discoveries on the Ruche (2011), Tortue (2013), Moubenga (1981) and Walt Whitman (1996) prospects.  These discoveries will be named, respectively, Ruche A, Ruche B, Ruche C and Ruche D, and collectively will be called the Ruche Field.  The area awarded by the EEA covers 850.5 square kilometers, which is the equivalent area of 36.5 offshore ...(7/21/2014 6:12:00 AM)
Portugal's Jorge Costa to coach Gabon
Libreville (AFP) - Former Portuguese international defender Jorge Costa has been appointed coach of Gabon, replacing compatriot Paulo Duarte, the national federation confirmed on Friday.(7/11/2014 10:48:14 AM)
Gabon selects finalists for offshore E&P
Seven oil companies, including Impact Oil and Gas, ExxonMobil and Repsol, are finalists for exploration and production-shari - More - (7/22/2014 9:37:56 AM)
Gabon's Bongo struggles to transform African oil republic
LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Above the entrance to the towering oil ministry on a sleek boulevard in Gabon's ocean-front capital Libreville hangs a huge banner that reads like a warning: "Oil will run out but innovation is forever".(6/25/2014 2:53:59 AM)
Harvest targets FPSO for presalt Dussafu oil development offshore Gabon
Earlier, the government awarded Harvest an exclusive exploitation authorization (EEA) for the development and exploitation of oil discoveries on the Dussafu block. The EEA area covers 860.5 sq km (332 sq mi).(7/22/2014 11:54:53 AM)
Economic Update
Il y a tout lieu de se réjouir de la récente arrivée d’un nouveau parc d’autobus à Libreville, capitale du Gabon, qui devrait permettre de fluidifier la circulation en désencombrant les artères principales de la ville.(7/7/2014 10:48:09 AM)
Plane flying from Nigeria to Gabon missing
A four-seater plane flying from Nigeria to Gabon via Cameroon has disappeared, according to Cameroon aviation sources on Tuesday. The plane, owned by the US company Global Aviation, took off from Kano in northern Nigeria at 1800 hours on Monday en route Libreville in Gabon, where it was scheduled to arrive at 2300 hours, after...  [Read More...](6/24/2014 8:32:53 AM)
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