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Panoro Energy Completes Farm-in to Block 2B Offshore South Africa

After receiving the necessary government approval, Panoro Energy has announced that it has closed the previously announced farm-out agreement (FOA) on Block 2B offshore South Africa. Last year, the company...
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Total Postpones South African Drilling; Nigerian NETCO to Expand to Equatorial Guinea

SOUTH AFRICA According to Reuters, French oil and gas group, Total, through the consultant conducting the environmental and social assessment in Block 11B/12B, SLR Consulting, has written to postpone its...
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Botswana, South Africa Increases Prices of Petroleum Products

Botswana According to a press release from Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA), retail prices of unleaded petrol 93 and 95 has increased by 58 thebe per litre and 57 thebe...
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ExxonMobil and Royal Vopak Sign MoU for Feasibility of South Africa’s LNG

Affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation (ExxonMobil) and Royal Vopak (Vopak) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work on a feasibility study to assess the commercial, technical and regulatory...
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Shell Acquires 50% Interest in Transkei & Algoa Blocks Offshore South Africa

Impact Oil & Gas has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Impact Africa, has agreed with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, BG International, for the farm-out of a 50%...
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Searcher announces 2D and 3D seismic project Offshore South Africa

In collaboration with the Petroleum Agency of South Africa, a leading service provider of global multi-client geoscience products for exploration & production companies, Searcher, has announced a new multi-client 2D...
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Prices of Fuel in South Africa to Reduce in November

The Department of Mineral Resources South Africa said the prices of petrol and diesel in the country will decrease for November. According to the department, the adjustment is due to...
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Eswatini Launches R100M Petroleum and Fuel Distributor Company

The South African Minister of Commerce, Industry and Trade Eswatini, Manqoba Khumalo has launched an R100 million petroleum and fuel distributor company, FuelEx Eswatini. The company is an investment that...
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Total Makes Significant Gas Condensate Discovery on the Luiperd Prospect in South Africa

French oil and gas giant, Total, has announced a significant gas condensate discovery on the Luiperd prospect, located on Block 11B/12B in the Outeniqua Basin, offshore South Africa. The Basin...
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South Africa’s Department of Mineral Resources and Energy to Present a New Gas Bill to Parliament

The government of South Africa has announced its plans to become a major player in the global gas sector. The country is already developing a new gas bill intending to...
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