Africa: Country Spotlights


 

 

 

 

Angola

Article – Gaspar Lino – 6% increase in Angola’s Oil Production in 2015 (April 20th, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Banco Millennium Angola and Banco Privado Atlântico to Merge (April 19th, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Angola’s Oil Repays Debt to China (March 15th, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Da Silva Appointed as Central Bank Governor (March 3rd, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Angola LNG Project to Start Commissioning Again (February 3rd, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Kwanza falls 17% against the dollar (January 7, 2016)

Article – Macauhub – Malaysian company secures credit line for project in Angola (December 30th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola sees record diamond production in 2015 (December 18th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola’s oil production overtakes Nigeria’s (December 17th, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Dominovas gains Angolan IPP licence (November 16th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola takes on new international loan (November 11th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Sale of Angolan interests yields Banco Santander Totta €39 million (November 6th, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Angola’s Millenium and Atlantico banks set to merge (October 21st, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Angolan Oil Sales Boosted by Chinese Companies (October 9th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – UAE is largest buyer of Angolan diamonds (September 4th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Cobalt oil group sells stake in Angola (August 25th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Sonangol opens counter to help companies applying for oil blocs in Angola (August 24th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola’s Banco Sol launches credit line for SMEs (August 24th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Portuguese bank BPI studies sale of stake in Banco de Fomento Angola (August 19th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – New law facilitates private investment in Angola (August 19th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – More than US$70 million in Angolan public debt Angola traded on the debt and securities exchange in July (August 7th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Government of Angola suspends issue of mining licenses (August 7th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Diamond sales increase by 35 pct in Angola (August 3rd, 2015)

Article – Macauhub –  Portuguese bank CGD now controls 51 pct of Banco Totta Caixa Geral de Angola (July 9th, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino/Macauhub – Angola takes on US$500 million loan for energy and water projects  (July 7th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Soyo Refinery in Angola will process 110,000 barrels of oil per day (June 5th, 2015)

Article – Bloomberg – Angola Said to Plan $25 Billion Borrowing to Fund Budget Gap (June 4th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angolan businesswoman Isabel dos Santos pays 200 million euros for Portuguese company (June 3rd, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – China plans to open banks in Angola (May 29th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Total E&P Angola launches Kaombo oil project (May 28th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola increases amount of loan requested from GemCorp Capital (May 18th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – China Gains Importance as Buyer and Financier for Angola and Mozambique (May 4th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Esso Exploration Angola Starts Commercial Production of the Kizomba Satellites Project (May 4th, 2015)

Report – Gaspar Lino – Property Market Report 2015: Angola (March 10, 2015)

Research  – Abacus Angola – Property Market Report 2015: Angola (March 6, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola’s Public Debt Expected to Reach US$47 Billion in 2015 (March 3, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Budgetary Difficulties Accelerating Angolan Reforms (March 2, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Goldman Sachs to Tackle Angolan Debt (February 20, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angolan parliament approves financial legislation (January 30th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Banco de Fomento Angola first company trading on the Angolan stock exchange (January 29th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Australia’s Lucapa Diamond Company extracts 266.7 carats of diamonds in Angola (January 27th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub –Angola’s economy expected to see moderate growth in 2015 (January 26, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Angola stock exchange inaugurated in Luanda (January 9, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Angola budget deficit may rise to 14 pct of GDP in 2015 (December 29, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Diamonds help Angola to offset drop in oil prices (December 15, 2014)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Russia’s RT-Global Resources establishes Africa operations hub in Angola (November 12, 2014)

Report – Abacus & Jones Lang LaSalle – Property Market Report Angola 2014

Article – The Voice of Russia – Lavrov to discuss UN SC reform and African crisis settlement with Angolan FM (September 18, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Angola is largest African oil supplier to the United States in the first half (September 16, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – ANIP of Angola signs six more private investment contracts (September 15, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Angola may be Africa’s biggest oil producer again in 2014 (September 15, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – BIC bank grants loan to Angolan government (September 15, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Angola takes on loan of US$1.5 billion from Russian bank (August 26, 2014)

 

Algeria

Article – Petroleum Africa – Algeria calls on OPEC to cut output (December 30, 2014)

Article – Bloomberg – Algeria’s Sonatrach says low oil won’t deter investments (December 8, 2014)

 

 

Equatorial Guinea

Article – Gaspar Lino – Equatorial Guinea joins São Tomé and Príncipe in oil exploration (October 22, 2015)

Article – Engineering News – Taleveras to build giant oil storage hub (January 6, 2015)

Article – NGV Global News – Equatorial Guinea to fund CNG infrastructure (August 8, 2014)

 

 

 

 

 

Ghana

Article – Gaspar Lino – Praise for Puma Energy’s Investment in Ghana (April 20th, 2016)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Is Ghana Facing an Impending Urban Crisis? (February 3rd, 2016)

Article – Petroleum Africa – Ghana Expects Big Production Boost by 2018 (May 21, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – GE and Endeavor Powering Ghana (January 30, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – OCTP Gets Green Light in Ghana (January 28, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – Ghana moving away from Nigerian gas dependence (January 2, 2015)

Article – Financial Times – Zambia’s lesson for Ghana: call the IMF (July 9, 2014)

Report – IMF – Annual Review of Ghanaian economy ( May, 2014)

Report – KPMG – Doing Business in Ghana (July, 2012)

Article – The White House  – Remarks by President Obama and President Mills of Ghana (March 8, 2012)

Website – Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC)

 

 

 

 

 

Uganda

Article – New Vision – New interest in Uganda’s oil and gas investments (May 27th, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – Executive Perspective on Uganda’s First Licensing Round (February 25, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – RT Global Resources wins $3bn tender for Uganda refinery (February 20, 2015)

Article – Gaspar Lino – Russians on Uganda refinery project shortlist (September 17, 2014)

Article – The Independent – Uganda’s oil reserves now estimated at 6.5 billion barrels (August 28, 2014)

Article – Ventures – Kenya To Invest $74m In Uganda Oil Refinery (February 19, 2014)

 

 

Mozambique

 

 

 

 

Mozambique

Article – Macauhub – Implementation of electricity projects accelerated in Mozambique (August 19th, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Fitch Ratings keeps Mozambique’s Rating at ‘B+’ with a stable outlook (May 4th, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – World Bank Report Places Mozambican Gas Reserves Top List (January 20, 2015)

Article – Petroleum Africa – Partners hit gas onshore Mozambique (January 2, 2015)

Article – Macauhub – Mozambique is speeding up economic reforms (November 11, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Brazilian Group Vale announces sale of assets in Mozambique (November 10, 2014)

Article – Macauhub – Mozambique signs new contracts for oil exploration in 2015 (October 24, 2014)

 

Nigeria

Article – Creamer Media – Nigeria’s Dangote Cement expands to Ethiopia with $500m plant (June 5th, 2015)

Article – The Financial Times – Seplat and Afren in talks over oil merger  (December 22, 2014)

Article – The Financial Times – Africa’s richest tycoon adds another $2bn into Nigeria refinery (December 14, 2014)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tanzania

Article – Gaspar Lino – Tanzania Going ahead with Bond Sale (February 27, 2015)

Article – Bloomberg – Tanzania joins nations enticed by Uganda oil refinery (November 7, 2014)

Article – Engineering News – Tanzania signs gas deal with France’s Maurel & Prom and partners (September 15, 2014)

Article – Engineering News – High gas-flow tests boost BG’s Tanzania LNG plans (August 27, 2014)