Tag: Oil and Gas

GOAL offers technical courses to Guyanese for careers in oil industry

GOAL offers technical courses to Guyanese for careers in oil industry

Kemol King Kemol King- November 24, 2021

Government is now offering training programmes for technical work in the oil and gas industry, through the Guyana Online Academy ... Read More

‘Yellowtail one of the best projects on the planet’ – Stabroek Block co-venturer

‘Yellowtail one of the best projects on the planet’ – Stabroek Block co-venturer

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 24, 2021

Hess Corporation, one of the co-venturers on Guyana’s highly-successful Stabroek Block, said Yellowtail, the fourth development project offshore Guyana, is ... Read More

Local Content draft Bill calls for near takeover of oil operations by locals

Local Content draft Bill calls for near takeover of oil operations by locals

Kemol King Kemol King- November 23, 2021

The Government will soon lay its Local Content Bill in the National Assembly, which could see Guyana setting strong targets ... Read More

VP Jagdeo says oil audits will be completed

VP Jagdeo says oil audits will be completed

Kemol King Kemol King- November 17, 2021

Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said the government will complete the audits of costs claimed by ExxonMobil for its operations, ... Read More

More development for Guyana: Contracts awarded for fourth oil ship

More development for Guyana: Contracts awarded for fourth oil ship

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 17, 2021

SBM Offshore has announced that it has been awarded contracts for the Front End Engineering and Design (FEED) for the ... Read More

Oil fund stands at US$534M

Oil fund stands at US$534M

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 11, 2021

Some US$534 million is the current balance in Guyana’s Natural Resources Fund (NRF) or the oil money fund according to ... Read More

Guyana begins review of ExxonMobil’s Yellowtail proposal

Guyana begins review of ExxonMobil’s Yellowtail proposal

Kemol King Kemol King- November 9, 2021

Guyana has commenced its review of the Yellowtail field development plan (FDP), for the fourth project proposed by ExxonMobil’s Guyana ... Read More

High-level Ghanian team heading to Guyana

High-level Ghanian team heading to Guyana

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 1, 2021

A high-level delegation from the West African country of Ghana is set to arrive in Guyana Monday evening, as fruit ... Read More

Gov’t seeking to upskill 1,000 Guyanese annually with oil & gas training institute

Gov’t seeking to upskill 1,000 Guyanese annually with oil & gas training institute

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 1, 2021

Vice President Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo anticipates that 1,000 Guyanese will be upskilled annually for the country’s oil and gas industry ... Read More

Gov’t to auction oil blocks in 2022 – Vice President

Gov’t to auction oil blocks in 2022 – Vice President

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- November 1, 2021

Vice President, Dr. Bharrat Jagdeo said Monday that the government will be auctioning off relinquished oil blocks to international oil ... Read More

Ghana supporting Guyana in gas-to-energy, local content and oil fund legislation – President Ali

Ghana supporting Guyana in gas-to-energy, local content and oil fund legislation – President Ali

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- October 29, 2021

Following successful bilateral engagements, His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali has announced that the West African nation of Ghana will ... Read More

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