Archive for the ‘OIL’ Category

Africa Oil spuds oil well in Kenya

Thursday, January 26, 2012 Comments off

Laaska News Jan 26, 2012

NAIROBI, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) — Canadian oil and gas exploration firm, Africa Oil said on Wednesday that it has started spudding the Ngamia-1 exploratory well on Block 10BB in Kenya.

The company said in a statement issued in Nairobi the Ngamia-1 well which is located in the Lokichar basin, a north-south trending rift basin that is part of the East African Rift System marks the start of a multiwell program on Block 10BB and adjacent blocks in the east African nation. Read more…

Puntland Oo Sheegtay Inay Bilawday Qodis Ceel Shidaal

Monday, January 16, 2012 Comments off

Waxaa maanta laga bilaabay deegaanka lagu magacaabo dharoor oo ka tirsan maamul Goboleedka Puntland baaris shidaal maanta,waxaana lagusoo waramaya in riigii ushaqada bilaabay oo la sameeyay xafladdii furitaanka. Read more…

EU split over Iran oil embargo

Friday, January 6, 2012 Comments off

Photo: EPA   

At a ministerial meeting of the European Union on January 30th, the UK, Germany and France will be pressing for a total lockout of oil supplies from Iran within three months. Read more…

Libya:Russia resumes gas and oil projects in Libya

Wednesday, November 2, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 2 ,2011

Mikhail Margelov (С) in Libya. Photo: EPA   

Russia’s Gazpromneft is resuming its operations in Libya, Russia’s Africa envoy Mikhail Margelov said. Read more…

Libya resumes pumping gas

Friday, September 23, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 23,2011

Libya has resumed the production of natural gas in two fields in the east of the country. Read more…

Libya stages a comeback to the oil market

Saturday, September 17, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 17,2011             LIBYAN  OIL

Nuri Berruien, appointed as the president of the national oil corporation, – the Arabian Gulf Oil Company, in the wake of the overthrow of the Gaddafi regime says that Libya will be able to resume oil Read more…

Oil found off French Guiana

Saturday, September 10, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 10,2011
A joint venture exploration involving the Anglo Dutch energy giant Royal Dutch Shell  and France’s Total has discovered oil for the first time in deep waters Read more…

LIBYA CRISIS:Libya’s oil production to return to normal

Sunday, September 4, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Sept. 4,2011                 VIDEO
BEIJING, Sept. 4 (Xinhuanet) — After a major disruption in Libya’s oil exports due to months of conflict, the country’s oil production is beginning to return to Read more…

Comrades to competitors: France and Italy vie for a slice of Libyan pie – RT

Sunday, August 28, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 28,2011

Silvio Berlusconi (R) and Nicolas Sarkozy (AFP Photo / Vincenzo Pinto) Read more…

News Analysis: Italy trying to rebuild energy ties with new regime in post Gadaffi Libya

Friday, August 26, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  August 26,2011
By Eric J. Lyman

ROME, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) — Italy was at times a reluctant partner in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization-sponsored military mission in Libya, but as the Read more…