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Oxford Business Group

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  • This OPEC Member Aims To Boost Oil Output By 40%

    Published 16 December 2017 | viewed 15,101 times

    A new expansion drive will see Kuwait invest $120bn in hydrocarbons projects through to 2030, with the aim of boosting both upstream and downstream production…

  • Nigeria Reforms Oil Sector To Draw New Investment

    Published 07 December 2017 | viewed 8,772 times

    Provisions in the 2018 budget, published in early November, set out proposals that allow for the sale of state equity in joint-venture (JV) oil assets,…

  • Egypt Takes Giant Step Towards Energy Independence

    Published 03 December 2017 | viewed 16,024 times

    The first flow of gas from the offshore Zohr gas field, located 200 km north of Port Said, is expected in December, according to government…

  • Saudi Arabia Introduces New GCC Taxes

    Published 28 October 2017 | viewed 13,985 times

    Saudi Arabia’s General Authority of Zakat and Tax released the final implementing regulations to legislation governing the new GCC-wide value-added tax The move, which was…

  • Abu Dhabi Expands Worldwide Solar Investments

    Published 01 October 2017 | viewed 7,829 times

    In May Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Authority (ADWEA) closed a project finance agreement for the 1.17-GW Noor Abu Dhabi, a project set to be…

  • Djibouti Looks To Tap Its Geothermal Potential

    Published 01 October 2017 | viewed 9,217 times

    In July 2017 Djibouti secured $27m in funding from the Kuwait Development Fund for the development of the Gale-Le-Koma geothermal project in the Lake Assal…

  • This OPEC Member Just Saw A Major Jump In Oil Revenue

    Published 01 October 2017 | viewed 14,006 times

    In the first quarter of 2017 the value of Gabon’s oil exports rose by 70.9 percent year-on-year to reach $51.30 (€42.90) per barrel compared to…

  • Majors Race To Gain More Acreage In The Permian

    Published 30 September 2017 | viewed 13,378 times

    Permian acreage positions don’t tell the whole story Companies continue to race into the Permian, jockeying for acreage and buying up increasing positions in the…

  • Bahrain Races To Meet Growing Power Demand

    Published 30 September 2017 | viewed 9,550 times

    At the end of June the Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) closed its prequalification process for interested developers in the tender round for the Al…

  • Morocco Boosts Solar Investments To Benefit Agriculture

    Published 30 September 2017 | viewed 8,539 times

    In early August the Ministry of Energy, Mining and Sustainable Development (Ministère de l’Energie, des Mines et du Développement Durable, MEMDD) earmarked Dh2.3bn (€206.1m) for…

  • Ghana Doubles Energy Revenue With Increased Oil Production

    Published 28 September 2017 | viewed 13,549 times

    A report from the central bank shows that Ghana’s state oil revenues more than doubled between the second half of 2016 and the first half…

  • Ambitious Solar Project Takes Root In Tunisia

    Published 16 September 2017 | viewed 13,284 times

    The recent submission of proposals for the construction of a new solar park project in Tunisia highlight the country’s potential as a location for renewable…

  • Argentina Doubles Down On Shale Gas And Renewables

    Published 13 September 2017 | viewed 12,516 times

    Traditionally one of the most prominent oil and natural gas markets in South America, Argentina is increasingly turning towards alternative forms of energy, with the…

  • Mexico Ramps Up Renewable Projects

    Published 02 September 2017 | viewed 9,502 times

    Rising demand for electricity and a commitment to reduce reliance on hydrocarbons are driving strong growth in Mexico’s renewable energy sector, a push that could…

  • Saudi Arabia Moves To Privatize Utilities Ahead Of Vision 2030

    Published 29 July 2017 | viewed 9,903 times

    Moves to privatise utilities assets in Saudi Arabia and expand the reach of its networks through increased investment should create new opportunities for private operators…

  • New Discoveries To Kickstart Trinidad And Tobago’s Energy Sector

    Published 22 July 2017 | viewed 10,160 times

    Early last month BP and its Spanish partner Repsol announced that their joint venture, BP Trinidad and Tobago (BPTT), had made significant gas finds in…

  • Expansion And Diversification: Papua New Guinea’s Energy Sector

    Published 24 June 2017 | viewed 10,756 times

    Rising demand and a need to boost connectivity to the national grid are driving rapid expansion in Papua New Guinea’s electricity sector, with a range…

  • Solar Gaining Traction In Oil-Rich Qatar

    Published 22 April 2017 | viewed 13,251 times

    Production begins at major solar plant At the end of March, Qatar Solar Technologies (QSTec) – a joint venture (JV) between Qatar Solar (a subsidiary…

  • Malaysia’s Petronas Set To Rebound After 96% Dip In Profits In 2016

    Published 03 April 2017 | viewed 10,049 times

    Petronas is pushing ahead with development of a large-scale refinery and petrochemicals plant in the southern state of Johor, with support from Saudi Arabia guaranteed…

  • Mongolia Investing Nearly $1 Billion To Develop Downstream Capabilities

    Published 11 March 2017 | viewed 10,442 times

    The proposed refinery, to be located in the Sainshand soum (district) in the province of Dornogovi, is forecast to cost around $700m, with a further…

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