Mozambique: Exploration licenses for oil and natural gas out to tender in December

5 November 2007

Cape Town, South Africa, 5 Nov – New exploration licenses for oil and natural gas in Mozambique will go out to tender in December, the director of Mozambique’s National Oil Institute (INP), Carlos Zacarias said Friday in Cape Town.

Zacarias, who was speaking at the International Africa Upstream 2007, in Cape Town South Africa, said that the round would cover licenses with a total area of 80,000 square kilometres located in the on-shore and off-shore areas.

The tenders will be launched in London on December 6. (macauhub)