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Refining Industry Outlook in Middle East and Africa, 2013 – Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Refineries to 2017
NEW YORK, Feb., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
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Around mid December 2012, France Telecom-Orange announced it’s launch of service for the ACE submarine cable in the first 13 countries
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Knoxville, TN, December, 2012 –(PR.com)– RELYANT LLC a Maryville, TN firm has secured a $200M contract to provide construction services in Libreville, Gabon a West African nation. Baghdad Kabi BTP, a Gabonese Construction Management company working directly for the Government of Gabon and Messodie International, a finance organization focusing on Central and West Africa, signed a final contract worth over $200 million with the Maryville firm. RELYANT will build the key supporting infrastructure and horizontal infrastructure in support of the Bikele Housing Project on the outskirts of Libreville, Gabon, to include roads, water delivery systems, electrical hookups, waste management and concrete home foundations home sites. The Bikele Housing Project is a vital step in the Gabonese government’s plan to alleviate the severe housing shortage throughout this country of over a million and a half inhabitants.
“Regarding housing and in order to address the strong demand for housing in Gabon…a new town development scheme is being put in place, based on urban planning master plans containing a range of housing options for all income brackets, as well as hospitals and public buildings, roads, schools, green areas and shops.” The President of Gabon, Ali Bongo Ondimba, stated during his speech to the Gabonese people on Gabon’s Independence Day, August 17, 2012.
Malabo host of the Sub-regional Conference on Surgery in Central Africa
HOUSTON, Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that the N’Gongui 2 exploration well being drilled onshore Gabon in the Mutamba Iroru concession has encountered hydrocarbons in the objective Gamba sandstone section.
HOUSTON, Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that, having received the approval of the Government of Equatorial Guinea, it has acquired a 31% non-operating working interest in a production and development area (“PDA”) in Block P, offshore Equatorial Guinea from PETRONAS CARIGALI OVERSEAS SDN BHD. VAALCO paid $10 million for the working interest.
FORUMESURE, measurement, quality and control professionals exhibit from 22 to 25 April 2013 in Casablanca (Sheraton)
FORUMESURE, les professionnels de la mesure, du contrôle et de la qualité exposent du 22 à 25 avril 2013 à Casablanca (hôtel Sheraton)
Pour la première fois au Maroc, un salon international dédié aux professionnels de la mesure
First Graduates of Akilah Institute for Women to Open First Marriott Hotel in Sub-Saharan Africa
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LONDON, August 21, 2012/PRNewswire via African Press Organization (APO)/ — The global oil and gas industry is focused on exploring alternative regions for production, and deepwater pre-salt basins along Africa’s South Atlantic coast are a newcomer to the global frontier of exploration that has attracted majors and independents alike. With an estimated 75 billion barrels of untapped oil worth US$7.5 trillion in today’s prices, stakeholders in the region stand to make substantial gains if they exploit these resources effectively.
Un forum de discussion sur le potentiel d’exploration pré-salifère dans le sud-ouest africain se déroulera en décembre
LONDRES, August 21, 2012/PRNewswire via African Press Organization (APO)/ — L’industrie mondiale du gaz et du pétrole se concentre sur l’exploration de régions alternatives pour la production, et les bassins pré-salifères d’eaux profondes se trouvant le long de la côte sud-atlantique africaine font figure de nouveaux venus alors que les sociétés majeures comme les indépendantes se trouvent à la limite mondiale de l’exploration. Avec un total estimé de 75 milliards de barils de pétrole non exploité, soit une valeur de 7,5 trillions USD aux prix actuels, les parties prenantes dans la région peuvent s’attendre à réaliser des gains conséquents si elles exploitent ces ressources de manière efficace.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —Silver Bull Resources, Inc. (TSX: SVB, NYSE MKT: SVBL) (“Silver Bull”) is pleased to announce the renewal of its 2,000 square kilometer Mitzic license by the Ministry of Mines in Gabon for an additional 3 years. Silver Bull is also pleased to provide the results of the work program on the Mitzic license completed over the last 2 years.
Silver Bull Intersects 22% Manganese Over 34.5 Meters Including 42% Manganese Over 5 Meters From Surface On The Ndjole License In Gabon, Central Africa
Silver Bull And AngloGold Ashanti Terminate The Ndjole-Mevang And Ogooue Joint Ventures In Gabon, Central Africa
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Silver Bull Resources, Inc. (TSX: SVB, NYSE MKT: SVBL) (“Silver Bull”) announces that it has received notification from AngloGold Ashanti Holdings plc (“AngloGold”) terminating the Ndjole-Mevang and Ogooue joint venture agreements in Gabon, Central Africa.