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Oil & Gas

Oil & Gas

LPGSA rebrands and continues the promotion of safe and compliant LPG usage

The name change, announced on 20 July, reflects a strategic shift to broaden LPGSA’s mandate

A ‘perfect storm’ for mergers and acquisitions in the oil and gas industry?

Negotiating African oil and M&A deals in these times of low oil and gas prices, currency fluctuations, Covid-19, increased nationalism and added focus on ESG, is no easy task. Here are some considerations from Rebecca Major that may be top of mind in the current circumstances.

A new era in African trading has begun

The African Continental Free Trade Area offers enormous opportunities for expansion.

Phindile Masangane appointed as new CEO for Petroleum Agency South Africa

Dr. Phindile Masangane is the newly appointed Chief Executive Officer of the South African upstream oil and gas regulatory authority, Petroleum Agency South Africa (PASA).

AOW 2020 rescheduled to 1-5 February 2021

After discussion with our partners in South Africa and key stakeholders in the oil and gas community, we have made a collective decision to reschedule Africa Oil Week 2020 to 1-5 February 2021.

A huge LPG storage facility has been built at Richards Bay

Bidvest Tank Terminals has constructed the R1-billion storage facility for Petredec, which trades, transports and distributes LPG and other commodities.

A regional overview of the Eastern Cape in 2020

While long-standing stalwarts like the mohair sector and the automotive industry continue to thrive, the province’s two Special Economic Zones hold the key to expanding and diversifying the Eastern Cape’s economy.

The evolving politics of oil

Oil demand is normally correlated with the global economic cycle but is now fraught with uncertainties thrown up by an entirely new set of factors.

The way forward: How Africa can make a comeback from the oil & gas...

There has been a ray of hope: a landmark production-cut agreement among OPEC, OPEC+ and G20 stakeholders on April 12 put an end to the oil price war.

Africa Oil Week releases “Perspectives on local content development in Sub-Saharan Africa from across...

Africa Oil Week is proud to announce the launch of its latest eBook, dedicated to frank discussions around the challenges and opportunities that arise in the design and implementation of local content in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Investment Projects

Key priority sectors identified for growth and investment in the Eastern Cape

One of the competitive advantages of investing in the Eastern Cape lies in the two Special Economic Zones in East London and at Coega, which hosts a deepwater port.

Industrial Development Zone provides excellent opportunities for manufacturers

The following sectors are being targeted for local procurement by the Eastern Cape Government and offers opportunities to manufacturers in the East London Industrial Development Zone.

SEZ development to be a platform for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation

An area of 1220 ha has been identified for the development of this state-of-the-art center of excellence for green energy manufacturing and mineral beneficiation.

Business Opportunities

Fast-tracking projects and lowering the cost of doing business

The Investor One Stop Shop initiative is geared towards providing investors with services to fast-track projects and reduce government red tape when establishing a business.

Lute Diamonds – exclusively styled diamonds through fine workmanship

Lute Diamonds (Pty) Ltd was established in 2006 and have successfully traded in Australia, China and locally in South Africa. The company is based in Kimberley, in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa.

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