attractive region and the major location of demand for high specification jack-up rigs. However, other markets like Australia, West Africa and South America also promise considerable growth for these companies. Mexico and Arctic regions are also presenting attractive
a deepwater Upper-Cretaceous Santonian play type which would have implications for exploration companies all along the West African Atlantic Margin plays, including Offshore Morocco, where Shell had just relinquished the year before. For the exploration
"We want to move out of our West African position," BHP Billiton ( BHP ) iron ore division president ..... conference in Perth, emphasizing the miner's desire to sell its west African iron ore assets . Wilson adds that he remains confident in
operations in markets with stronger growth. While South Africa's GDP is forecast to grow close to 3% in 2014, the east and west African regions are expected to enjoy higher growth rates of 6% to 7%. Turning to EZA's holdings--the financials sector is
ABIDJAN, March 1 (Reuters) - Senegalese telecom company Sonatel's net profit for 2013 rose 11.1 percent to 190 billion CFA francs ($400 million), from 171 billion CFA francs the previous year, the company said on the website of the West Africa bourse.
TOTOWA, NJ, Feb 27 (Reuters) - A group of 32 men was charged on Thursday with running an international carjacking ring that stole luxury vehicles in New York and New Jersey and shipped them to West Africa for resale, state authorities said.
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they have pulled back. So you are seeing very good opportunities there. We are still finding lots of names across Africa, West Africa . And then you have also frontier Europe that is in recovery mode. Those stocks were left behind. So we've been finding
PRAIA, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Portuguese colonial officers in the 17th and 18th centuries perceived the West African slave-trading hub of Cabo Verde as a dead-end posting - often literally because of its propensity for drought and tropical disease.
MONROVIA, Feb 13 (Reuters) - China-Union Investment has made its first shipment of iron ore from Liberia since taking over Bong Mines in 2008 with a $2.6 billion investment, an important step in the economic revival of the West African state.