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  • 7 November 2013

    Exxon Mobil Corporation announced today that its affiliates in Madagascar have received extensions to their production sharing contract licenses, which will enable the resumption of exploration activities on the Ampasindava, Majunga and Cap St. Andre licenses offshore Madagascar. The decrees formalizing the extensions to all three licenses were signed on July 17 by Madagascar President […]

  • 2 November 2017

    The US authorities have issued a maritime alert urging vessels calling in Madagascar to exercise caution due to an outbreak of plague, GAC informed.  ETIC/Africa P&I Services said that that the outbreak is severe and fast spreading, affecting the whole island of Madagascar, including ports. In particular, an outbreak of pneumonic plague has been reported […]

  • 6 October 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Spectrum and OMNIS (Office des Mines Nationales et des Industries Stratégiques) in Madagascar have signed an agreement where Spectrum assumes exclusive brokerage rights to the majority of the vintage seismic data located both offshore and onshore Madagascar. The various datasets total over 69,000 km. The Agreement also grants Spectrum the right to reprocess any of […]

  • 6 October 2014

    Spectrum and OMNIS (Office des Mines Nationales et des Industries Stratégiques) in Madagascar have signed an agreement where Spectrum assumes exclusive brokerage rights to the majority of the vintage seismic data located both offshore and onshore Madagascar.   The various datasets total over 69,000 km. The Agreement also grants Spectrum the right to reprocess any […]

  • 18 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Since the creation of CMA CGM Madagascar in 2003, the CMA CGM Group, the world’s third largest container shipping company, has continued to develop on the island to move closer to its customers and partners and meet economic growth forecasts in the Malagasy industrial market. The CMA CGM Group is opening two news agencies in […]

  • 14 November 2013

    Sterling Energy Plc, the AIM listed independent oil & gas exploration and production company has provided an update on activities in its Ambilobe and Ampasindava Blocks, located offshore Madagascar. A 1,363 km 2D seismic programme is currently in progress on the Ampasindava Block. The programme is designed to provide improved control over the large Sifaka […]

  • 14 November 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Sterling Energy Plc, the AIM listed independent oil & gas exploration and production company, provides an update on activities in its Ambilobe and Ampasindava Blocks, located offshore Madagascar. A 1,363 km 2D seismic programme is currently in progress on the Ampasindava Block. The programme is designed to provide improved control over the large Sifaka prospect […]

  • 12 September 2006

    Authorities on the French island of Mayotte in the Indian Ocean say a ship with 76 people on board has sunk north-west of Madagascar. French rescue teams have found 43 survivors from the vessel, the Comoros-flagged Ali Mubarak, but 33 are still missing. Officials say the ship was on its way from Madagascar to the […]

  • 18 February 2014

    China’s BGP has announced that its seismic vessel Challenger has completed a 2D seismic survey for an international oil company offshore Madagascar on early February 2014 with the acquisition of approximately 2,700 km. BGP Challenger has shoot more than 21,986 kms of 2D seismic survey offshore Madagascar of the course of two years. SRV BGP […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Recently BGP signed a contract for a Multi Client 2D & 3D offshore seismic survey with the Office of National Mines and Strategic Industries of Madagascar (“OMNIS”). With this Contract, BGP will acquire, process, market and license the seismic as well as gravity & magnetic data in Morondava basin offshore Madagascar. The initial program for […]

  • 27 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    China’s geophysical service company BGP recently signed a contract for a Multi Client 2D & 3D offshore seismic survey with the Office of National Mines and Strategic Industries of Madagascar (“OMNIS”). Under the agreement, BGP will acquire, process, market and license the seismic as well as gravity & magnetic data in Morondava basin offshore Madagascar. […]

  • 17 October 2017
    Business & Finance

    South African unions will organize a protest on October 18 demanding that the Madagascan Government takes all necessary steps to reinstate 43 dockworkers who were sacked at the Port of Toamasina. Planned by the Congress of South African Trade Unions (COSATU), and its affiliate the South African Transport and Allied Workers Union (SATAWU), the protest would […]

  • 30 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Niko Resources has executed two sets of agreements which, subject to the required government approvals, will provide proceeds of nearly $40 million. Farm-out of Grand Prix PSC in Madagascar Niko has signed a definitive farm-out agreement under which OMV, an integrated international oil and gas company, will earn a 40% interest in the Grand Prix […]

  • 2 December 2013

    Drum Cussac Ltd, the leading global business risk consultancy, has delivered an anti-piracy training programme for the Malagasy Navy at the Naval Base in Diego Suarez, Madagascar. It is the first time that a private company has been permitted to partner with the Malagasy Navy.   A team of Drum Cussac’s highly skilled and experienced […]

  • 18 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    BGP Seismic Vessel SRV Challenger has just completed a 2D seismic survey for a major international oil company offshore Madagascar on early February 2014 with acquisition of approximately 2,700 km. Within two years, BGP Challenger has shoot more than 21,986 km of 2D seismic survey offshore Madagascar. SRV BGP Challenger is a multi-streamer seismic vessel, […]

  • 28 April 2016

    Sterling Energy, an oil and gas exploration company, has issued a notice of withdrawal from the Ambilobe block, offshore Madagascar, to its joint venture partner Pura Vida Mauritius. Sterling is the operator of the Ambilobe block that is located in the Ambilobe deep water basin, offshore north-west Madagascar. Sterling holds 50% interest in the block and […]

  • 24 April 2014
    Business & Finance

    Madagascar authorities have begun a salvage operation off the country’s north coast to prevent a major oil spill from the grounded tanker TROMSO. TROMSO, managed by World Tankers Management Pte Ltd (WTM), Singapore, that ran aground in the Diego Suarez Bay on Apr 17th, was carrying around 10,000 mt of crude oil on board. The operation […]

  • 4 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    On 1 November 2013, Sterling Energy Plc, an oil & gas exploration and production company, announced that it had executed a Farmout Agreement for the Production Sharing Contract of the Ambilobe Block (the “PSC”), located offshore Madagascar, with Pura Vida Mauritius .   The consent of the Government of the Republic of Madagascar to the transaction […]

  • 17 December 2012
    Business & Finance

    WTR proposes to mine and export 407,000 tonnes per annum of ilmenite and 44,000 tonnes of zircon rich concentrate from the Ranobe Mine to a new port site near Toliara (Tuléar). To date, BMT has completed a Port Options Study, the Pre-Feasibility Study (PFS) for the marine works, and concept engineering design of the marine […]

  • 6 September 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    MSI was awarded a contract for the installation of AXYS TRIAXYS directional wave buoys in Comores, Seychelles and Madagascar. The contract is a part of the Monitoring for Environment and Security in Africa (MESA) programme, funded by the European Union and implemented by Mauritius Oceanography Institute (MOI). These buoys will contribute to increasing the decision-making […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance

    Ophir Energy plc has secured a rig for its West African drilling campaign starting in Q1 2014. Rig secured for West African 2014 multi-well campaign Ophir has agreed heads of terms for a deep water drill ship for its operated multi-well West African drilling programme in 2014. A total of six firm plus additional contingent slots […]

  • 23 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Ophir Energy plc (“Ophir” or “the Company”) announces that it has secured a rig for its West African drilling campaign starting in Q1 2014. Rig secured for West African 2014 multi-well campaign Ophir has agreed heads of terms for a deep water drill ship for its operated multi-well West African drilling programme in 2014. A […]