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OPEC Versus U.S. Shale: What’s Next for Oil Prices?

May 19, 2017 | Latest Featured Articles

By  Erik Norland | – Saudi Arabia, the top exporter among oil producers grouped under the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), and Russia announced on May 15 that they favoured extending production cuts for an additional nine months into 2018, rallying oil prices. The celebrations, however, might be short-lived. As we have pointed out …

Libya, Nigeria, And Iraq – A Triple Threat To The OPEC Deal

May 11, 2017 | Field Case Studies

By Nick Cunningham | – Saudi Arabia’s energy minister Khalid al-Falih tried to put the markets at ease by all but confirming that OPEC would extend its production cuts through the end of the year. He tried to talk up oil prices even further by hinting that the group might even agree to a 9-month extension. With …

How Not to Incite Oil Communities in Nigeria

April 13, 2017 | Roundtable Discussion

By Egufe Yafugborhi | – Nigeria’s Vice President Yemi Osibanjo, who, like the Minister of State for Petroleum, Ibe Kachikwu, is fond of telling people what they want to hear, declared in passing that oil companies should relocate to producing environment in the Niger Delta. Flamboyantly academic and articulate, Osibanjo flatters Niger Deltans with such …

What OPEC Really Thinks About Current Oil Prices

April 05, 2017 | Investment Development

Matthew DiLallo | – Given the recent market whispers that OPEC will extend its output cuts, it suggests that the oil cartel thinks that oil prices are still a bit too low for its liking. Last fall, OPEC sent shock waves through the oil market by agreeing to its first output cut in eight years. …

Oil & Gas Events

79th EAGE Conference & Exhibition 2017

June 12, 2017 – June 12, 2017

Paris 2017 including SPE EUROPEC In 2004, The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) and EAGE jointly agreed to include SPE EUROPEC into the EAGE’s annual event. This co-operation resulted in a truly multi-disciplinary event providing a fully diverse range of geoscientific and …

8th Ghana Summit – Oil, Gas, LNG & Power

June 22, 2017 – June 22, 2017

The Largest Energy Exhibition in Ghana The 8th Annual Ghana Summit Exhibition, the largest exhibition in Ghana, will provide the ideal platform for companies to showcase their latest products, services or innovative solutions in the oil gas, LNG and power sectors to key …

22nd World Petroleum Congress 2017

July 9, 2017 – July 9, 2017

    Turkey kicked off its promotion for the 2017 Congress at the 21st WPC in Moscow, Russia, 15-19 June 2014; with its stand activities, interviews, speeches and closing ceremony presentations. The Turkish delegation at the 21st WPC consisted of more than 100 delegates, …

3rd East Africa Oil & gas Exhibition and Conference 2017

August 16, 2017 – August 16, 2017

It is truly remarkable how East Africa, and specifically Tanzania has in a short period of time become the main focus of attention as a source of new global gas supply. Large amounts of foreign investments have been made in the Tanzanian …

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