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Canadian Ebola vaccine to be tested in Europe, Gabon, Kenya
LONDON (Reuters) - Trials of an experimental vaccine developed by the Canadian government and licensed to NewLink Genetics will begin swiftly in healthy volunteers in Europe, Gabon and Kenya, under a program with funding from the Wellcome Trust. A $5 million grant from the medical charity will allow several global partners, overseen by the World Health Organization (WHO), to gather essential ...(10/29/2014 10:09:53 AM)
Air France Seeks to Add Direct Flights to Mozambique and Gabon
Air France-KLM Group (AF) has started talks with the governments of Mozambique and Gabon to open two new direct flights from Paris within the next two years. The routes would be to Maputo, Mozambique, and Port Gentil, one of the centers for oil in Gabon, Senior Vice President Frank Legre said in an interview in Ivory Coast's commercial capital, Abidjan, today. Air France operates a flight from ...(10/27/2014 12:24:09 PM)
West African oil prospects bright, Tullow says
Daniel J. Graeber LONDON, Oct. 10 (UPI) -- Though reserves encountered so far off the coast of Gabon are non-commercial, Tullow Oil said Friday it was encouraged by the West African results.(10/10/2014 8:23:14 AM)
Shell finds gas off the coast of Gabon
Daniel J. Graeber THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Oct. 22 (UPI) -- Shell announced Wednesday it made a substantial discovery of natural gas in the deep waters off the coast of the West African nation of Gabon.(10/22/2014 6:23:26 AM)
Trinidad Refinery Swaps Crude Sources on Ebola Scare
Trinidad & Tobago is substituting crude from Gabon with Colombian and Russian shipments amid protests by refinery workers alarmed by the outbreak of Ebola in other African countries.(10/21/2014 6:16:54 PM)
Ophir Energy Expands Offshore Gabon Footprint
Africa-focused independent oil firm Ophir Energy reported Friday that it has expanded its footprint offshore Gabon by signing exploration and production sharing contracts for two additional blocks.(10/24/2014 5:44:05 AM)
Ophir Energy expands offshore Gabon with two new blocks
Ophir Energy has expanded its footprint in the highly prospective North Gabon basin after signing agreements for two new offshore blocks. The group said on Friday that it has signed exploration and production sharing contracts (PSCs) for blocks A3 (Nkouere) and A4 (Nkawa), located outboard of its existing acreage in the basin.(10/24/2014 8:58:59 AM)
CNOOC Limited - A New Deepwater Gas Discovery in Gabon
CNOOC Limited - A New Deepwater Gas Discovery in Gabon(10/22/2014 7:01:00 AM)
Shell Announces Gabon Deep-Water Gas Discovery
Shell and partners are planning to undertake an appraisal programme to further determine the resource volumes. "Shell has been exploring in Gabon for over 50 years. This latest deep water discovery is a testament to the innovation of our explorers in pursuing new plays, and application of our global sub-surface expertise," said Andy Brown, Shell Upstream International Director. This frontier ...(10/22/2014 4:31:00 AM)
LDD Completes Platform Jacket Foundation Installation, Offshore Gabon
LDD, an Acteon company, has successfully finished a specialist foundation installation for the Etame Marin block field expansion project, offshore Gabon, West Africa.(10/21/2014 8:37:28 AM)
Source: Yahoo