Latest News for: Congo offshore


2020: FDIs to Ghana fell by 52% to $2bn – World Bank

Joy Online 13 Oct 2021
Also, inflows to the Republic of the Congo rose 19% to $4.0 billion, propelled by investment in offshore oil fields after a licensing round of available oil blocks in 2019. In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the World Bank said FDIs increased 11% to $1.6 billion due to rising ...

Pandora Papers: Here’s what you need to know

Independent online (SA) 04 Oct 2021
CAPE TOWN - In one of the biggest offshore data leaks in history, the Pandora Papers leak on Sunday revealed the secret wealth to some world’s richest and most powerful people ... In many countries, it is not illegal to have shell companies in order to do business abroad or to possess offshore assets.

Shelf Drilling offloads jackup rig and scores several drilling deals

Splash24/7 13 Aug 2021
Shelf Drilling Tenacious secured a one-year contract with Cabinda Gulf Oil Company (CABGOC) for operations offshore Angola ... The Shelf Drilling Mentor will be working offshore Congo on a short-term contract with Mercuria, with expected commencement in January 2022.

U.K. fraud unit finds alleged bribe network behind cobalt hub

Mining Dot Com 15 Jul 2021
“It seems that dozens of DRC-based companies have put massive amounts of cash at the disposal, possibly willy-nilly, of corrupt businessmen in Congo and were paid back offshore in an effort to dodge currency-export controls,” said Elisabeth Caesens, an expert on Congo’s mining ...

What’s the story behind this video of a fire at sea?

The Observers 11 Jun 2021
A video circulating on social media at the end of May 2021 shows a massive fire burning in the sea a few metres offshore. Internet users said it was an undersea eruption in Cameroon or the Democratic Republic of Congo ... .

KZN mother describes ‘nightmare’ as son is killed in Mozambique

Independent online (SA) 29 Mar 2021
Knox added ... She said Adrian was an offshore diver who had worked in facility maintenance in the Republic of the Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) before the lockdown. As he was not able to continue working in Congo, he returned to South Africa and went to help his father and brother in the construction in Mozambique in January this year ... THE MERCURY. .

PGS aims at Lower Congo Basin with new shoot off Angola

Offshore Energy Today 16 Feb 2021
Norwegian seismic player PGS, in cooperation with ANPG, has begun a new fully prefunded […]. The post PGS aims at Lower Congo Basin with new shoot off Angola appeared first on Offshore Energy ... .

Sapura Energy wins new contracts worth $148m

Splash24/7 17 Nov 2020
... a contract by Total Exploration and Production Congo for the provision of its tender assist drilling rig Sapura Berani. The rig will be used for three wells offshore Congo for a period of three months, with an option for an additional well.
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