UK-based oil and gas independent Wentworth Resources is stopping appraisal work at a well on its onshore block in Cabo Delgado province, in light of a lowered estimate of oil and gas reserves, and of the security situation in the area.
Syrah Resources, the Australian-listed graphite miner, has halved its production estimate for the quarter following a fire at its Balama mine and processing plant, the company announced yesterday. The fire, which [...]
Mozambique’s petroleum sector authorities will launch a consultation with oil companies next month to gauge interest in a new round of exploration blocks, following the signing of exploration and production concession contracts (EPCCs) for the fifth round blocks [...]
Hopes of developing coal-bed methane (CBM) production in Mozambique are being frustrated due to disagreement between gas exploration and production companies and coal miners whose concessions are located where the CBM is expected to be found, [...]
Human rights organisations are planning to investigate two recent deaths at Kenmare Resources’ heavy sands mine in northern Mozambique, amid ongoing calls for the company to share more of its growing revenues with the local community and the Mozambican [...]
The Mozambican government is limiting information to the public regarding extractive industries in the country because it fears citizens will demand greater levels of accountability, the recently-departed head of the Centre for Public Integrity said on [...]
Mozambique’s immigration service says it sees no need to make special preparations for the start of work on the $20 billion LNG projects next year - despite fears that it will be overwhelmed by demand for visas and work permits for foreign [...]
Two people were killed on Tuesday morning after being hit by a coal transport train shortly after it left the Port of Beira in central Mozambique, en route to the coal mining region of Tete. The train, belonging to [...]
A Mozambican community resettled by Brazilian coal miner Vale says the company has desecrated its cemetery to make way for an expansion of its coal mine, without respecting an agreement to move the remains of those buried to a new cemetery at the [...]
Graphite producer Syrah Resources is producing less graphite and incurring higher costs than it had forecast - leading the company’s new chief operating officer (COO) to review of operations at the mine in Cabo Delgado, northern Mozambique.