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New Public Body Created for Petroleum Activities
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • May 15 2000

A 1998 act created an industrial and commercial public corporation, the National Petroleum Company of Congo, which has replaced Hydro-Congo as the relevant intermediary for petroleum exploration and production activity. The body will also act on the state's behalf in these matters.

Overview (December 1999)
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • December 16 1999

Including: Harmonized Business Law in French-Speaking Africa; Oil & Gas Regimes in French-Speaking Africa; Minerals in French-Speaking Africa

New Tunisian Code on Hydrocarbons
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • December 09 1999

Tunisia has remodelled its legislation on petroleulm and has introduced measures that will encourage exploration and exploitation of its oil fields.

Congo-Brazzaville : New Legislation Concerning the Dismantling of Oil Installations
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • October 28 1999

Proposed Reform of Petroleum Legislation in the Kingdom of Morocco
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • September 09 1999

African Civil Law Systems and the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • July 27 1999

New Mining Regulations in Burkina Faso
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Africa
  • July 27 1999

Ben Ward
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • London
  • United Kingdom