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Africa Oil & Power and TRM Risk Management Talk Mitigating Client Exposure in a post-COVID-19 Landscape (By Grace Goodrich)

TRM Risk Management combines regional knowledge and expertise with global access to provide client focused insurance solutions

By Grace Goodrich, Field Editor Three years ago, brothers James and Hugo Hill identified a growing demand for complex insurance products required by energy companies and other ‘Special Risk’ businesses in Africa, a continent historically underserved by international insurers located thousands of miles from the projects they were underwriting. TRM…

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Senegal: A West African Leader on the Rise (By Thomas Hedley, Field Editor)

Senegal has demonstrated strong ambition for economic development and rapid progress towards becoming an attractive investment destination

By Thomas Hedley, Field Editor Although they are located 1,800Km from each other, Côte d'Ivoire and Senegal vie for the place of economic leader in West Africa, with a slight advantage for the former which, thanks to its leading economic capital Abidjan, was able to attract many investors, particularly French speaking.…

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Angola set to attract more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Oil and Gas; Part-Privatization of Sonangol by 2022 a key measure

Initial successes include significant cost reductions at the national oil company (NOC) Sonangol that have led to the government deciding to list up to 30 percent of the company

Government reforms in oil sector including at national oil company SONANGOL already yielding positive results, with 30 percent of the company set to be privatized by 2022; Sector reforms to be backed up by an investment campaign drive by Africa Oil & Power (https://AfricaOilandPower.com/), including the Angola Oil & Gas…

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Mellon Educate joins Africa Oil & Power as Charity Partner

Mellon Educate collaborates with governments, schools, and communities to improve the quality of teaching and learning

Mellon Educate continues to promote quality education at the Africa Oil & Power (AOP) (https://AfricaOilandPower.com/) conference and exhibition; Mellon Educate collaborates with governments, schools, and communities to improve the quality of teaching and learning; AOP supports charities that make an impact in the Western Cape and across Africa; The 2019…

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Senegal’s Ambitious Gas-to-Power Agenda

Senegal aims to obtain sufficient energy sources while reaching a triple objective that includes providing reliable electricity for its citizens

Africa is leading the liquefied natural gas (LNG) global race as it will receive one-third of total global greenfield investments for LNG projects in 2019, around $103 billion. Senegal is leading the way with its giant Grand Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) gas field, which will have economic and social benefits in…

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President of Iran Officially Invited To Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) Heads of State Gas Summit

The invitation was delivered by the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea

The President of Equatorial Guinea H.E. Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo has officially invited the President of Iran H.E. Hassan Rouhani to attend the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) 5th Heads of State Summit in Malabo; The invitation was delivered by the Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea H.E.…

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Alduco Engineering Services lauded in Africa-focused London Stock Exchange Group report

The report identifies the continent’s most inspiration and dynamic private, high-growth companies

Equatorial Guinea-based Alduco Engineering Services, a subsidiary of the Alduco Group of Companies, has been identified as a company to watch in the London Stock Exchange Group ‘Companies to Inspire Africa 2019’ report.  The 2019 report, which was launched in January, lists 360 companies from 32 different countries across the…