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  • 26 July 2019
    Business & Finance

    Total, the Republic of Benin and SBEE have deals for the development of an LNG import floating terminal.

  • 25 July 2019

    French energy major Total, the Republic of Benin, and its national power utility Société Béninoise d’Energie Electrique (SBEE) have signed a gas supply agreement and an agreement to develop a floating LNG import terminal in the country.

  • 12 August 2011

    A spike in pirate attacks off Benin has forced dozens of ships to steer clear of the West African state’s waters, the head of the country’s navy said of a trend that… Benin’s President Boni Yayi has called for a summit on the issue. (Reuters) [mappress] Source: Reuters, August 12, 2011

  • 31 July 2019

    Law firm Mayer Brown advised the Republic of Benin on the development of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import floating terminal and the supply of up to 0,5 million tonnes per annum of regasified LNG to the country. 

  • 5 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Godwin Obaseki, the Edo State Governor, yesterday signed an agreement with the Vice President of China Harbor Engineering Company (CHEC), Li Yi, for the development of the Benin River Port in Gelegele area of Nigeria. During the yesterday’s ceremony at the Nigerian Embassy in Beijing, China, the parties also inked the final investment arrangement to […]

  • 4 September 2019

    MAN Energy Solutions said it has inaugurated the 127 MW Maria Gleta natural gas power plant near the city of Cotonou in Benin.

  • 19 April 2012

    Puma Energy International  said it has completed the acquisition of 100% of the issued share capital of Soagel SA. Soagel owns a newly built 5000m3 liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) terminal in the port of Cotonou, Benin. This new acquisition will be named Puma Energy Benin SA. It is an important step in the development of […]

  • 22 January 2015
    Business & Finance

    Port of Amsterdam International (PoAI) has been contracted by the Netherlands Embassy in Benin to help revitalise the Port of Cotonou in the West African nation of Benin. PoAI will assist the Netherlands Embassy in developing a strategic master plan in conjunction with an action plan and technical specifications for the port’s renovation and restructuring […]

  • 5 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Antea Group has just announced that they will carry out a multi-sectoral investment plan for adaptation to the hazards generated by climate change on the Beninese coastal zones, particularly coastal erosion. The plan will be based on information collected through literature review, site visits, interviews and two stakeholder workshops. The West-African country republic of Benin […]

  • 27 February 2020
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Technology

    Logistics and Assistance S.A., a dredging contractor from Cotonou, Benin, was awarded a tendered contract by the Ministry of Living Environment and Sustainable Development to help control seasonal flooding in the region. Nearly one-third of the population in West Africa reside in communities that are exposed to the effects of poor coastal development and climate […]

  • 29 October 2012

      Gasol, the West African energy development company, announced that, following its agreement in principle to form a joint venture company with Societe BenGaz called COGAZ, it has agreed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for COGAZ to supply gas to Communaute Electrique du Benin, (CEB) the electric authority for both Benin and Togo. The company […]

  • 12 January 2018
    Business & Finance

    Port of Antwerp International (PAI) takes over the management at the Port of Cotonou in Benin.

  • 25 November 2009

    Pirates have attacked an oil tanker off the coast of west Africa, killing a Ukrainian seaman, the commander of Benin’s naval forces says. Cdr Fernand Maxime Ahoyo says the Cancale Star’s chief engineer was killed and one other crewman wounded.

  • 29 August 2013

    Gasol plc, the West African energy development company, announced  its preliminary results for the year ended 31 March 2013.  Operational highlights · Board strengthened by the appointments of Dr Rilwanu Lukman as the new non executive chairman and Fassine Fofana as a non executive director; · The Company’s refocused strategy aims to make Gasol the leading […]

  • 13 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    AdvanFort International, Inc., a leading U.S. maritime security firm, has announced that the Government of the Republic of Benin has granted it permission—the first given by a West Africa government—to conduct counter-piracy operations for both domestic and foreign-flagged commercial vessels throughout Benin’s waters. “It is with great pleasure that I can confirm that President Dr. […]

  • 20 December 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Gasol plc, the West African energy development company, announced the signing of a strategic alliance agreement with Socar Trading S.A. (STSA) in relation to its proposed LNG Import Project in Benin. Under the terms of the strategic alliance, STSA will supply all Liquefied Natural Gas required for the Project and assist Gasol with the provision […]

  • 10 December 2012

    Gasol plc, the West African energy development company, announced that it has signed a Joint Venture Agreement with Societe BenGaz S.A., following the agreement in principle between the two companies announced on 3 September, 2012. Under the terms of the Agreement, Gasol and Bengaz will form a JV company branded Cogaz S.A, which will market […]

  • 16 May 2017
    Business & Finance

    The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called for the unconditional freeing of the twenty sacked, fined and arrested dockworkers at the Port of Cotonou (PAC), Benin before and on May 11. On Friday, May 5, SYNFOMAP-BENIN, a movement of dissatisfaction paralyzed all activities at the Autonomous Port of Cotonou from 3 pm to midnight, as informed by IDC. […]

  • 15 December 2017
    Business & Finance

    DEME, the Belgian dredging, environmental and marine engineering group, said in their latest announcement that the coastal protection works in Benin at the Cotonou shoreline are in full swing. Works include beach nourishment with a total volume of 1,5 million m³ as well as rock revetment and groyne construction. “The first groyne was completed by the […]

  • 21 December 2012

    Gasol plc, the West African energy development company, announced that it has agreed to issue  1,117,837 ordinary shares in the Company at 13.6p per Share to Erasmus Advisory Services Limited in settlement of advisory services provided to the Company by Erasmus in connection with its Benin LNG Import Project.  Application has been made for these […]

  • 9 December 2010
    Business & Finance

    TGS will commence a multi-client 3D survey Offshore Benin in blocks 5 and 6. This project covers roughly 4,000 km2 in the deep water area of Benin. Data acquisition will commence in January 2011 and is expected to be completed in Q2 2011. This project is the second in a series of surveys along the […]

  • 9 December 2013

    TGS has started acquisition of a 3D multi-client seismic survey covering 2,022 km(2) offshore Benin. “The BR-13 survey will be TGS’ second 3D survey in Benin,” commented Stein Ove Isaksen, Senior Vice President Eastern Hemisphere for TGS. “The 3D data will build upon current subsurface knowledge and provide improved imaging of deep Cretaceous and Tertiary strata. Interpretation […]