Oil Contracts
Parliament ratifies petroleum agreement

Parliament ratifies petroleum agreement

The Parliament of Ghana has ratified the petroleum agreement between government and five organisations for…

Business

Chamber of Mines gets new CEO

Mr Sulemanu Koney, Chairman of the Technical Committee of the National Petroluem Authority (NPA), has…

Opinion An assessment of an environmental problem in Ghana

An assessment of an environmental problem in Ghana

TOPIC: An Assessment Of An Environmental Problem In Ghana AND PROPOSED SOLUTIONS BASED ON ENVIRONMENTAL…

Resource companies ripping off Africa: AfDB chief

Resource companies ripping off Africa: AfDB chief

  Developed world mining and energy companies operating in Africa should pay more taxes to…

Working in Oil Government to invest $20 billion in new oil discoveries

Government to invest $20 billion in new oil discoveries

The government will invest about $20 billion in the development of new oil discoveries over…

Ghana Cabinet Okays Local Content Policy For Oil Sector

Ghana Cabinet Okays Local Content Policy For Oil Sector

By Anthony Sedzro VENTURES AFRICA – Oil and gas companies operating in Ghana will soon…

Events
Tullow Group Scholarship Scheme 2013 – 2014 (Hurry and Apply Now) – Ghana

Tullow Group Scholarship Scheme 2013 – 2014 (Hurry and Apply Now) – Ghana

  Tullow Oil plc is pleased to announce that it will offer up to 114 scholarships across its…

TOR secures $900 million facility

  The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) has secured $900 million to finance its crude imports and clear the…

Accountability: Ghana Oil report sets new standard

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) in Ghana published its first report on petroleum revenues for 2011 as Ghana…

Economy

Ghana is spreading oil revenue too thinly – Expert

An energy policy expert says government is not maximizing the use of Ghana’s oil money…

De-link oil revenue funded projects from others – PIAC

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has asked governments to de-link oil-revenue funded projects…

Minerals Commission fears collapse of mining sector

The Minerals Commission has expressed fears of a possible complete shutdown of gold mining in…

Africa Region
Govt reviews agreement with mining companies

Govt reviews agreement with mining companies

The government is in the process of renegotiating a stability agreement with mining companies to increase…

Opinion

Ghana: ISODEC denounces threat of fuel subsidy withdrawal

  The Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC) has noted with grave concern attempts by the International…

Mining
TWN holds national dialogue on Minerals Dependence

TWN holds national dialogue on Minerals Dependence

   Mr Ben Aryee, Chief Executive Officer of the Minerals Commission, said government has over the…

Oil Contracts
Enforcing Ghana’s Local Content policy

Enforcing Ghana’s Local Content policy

When in November 2013 Ghana’s lawmakers passed regulations for local content in its nascent oil industry,…