Banque Populaire de Mauritanie acquiert la dernière version de la plateforme iMAL pour renforcer son activité
La Banque Populaire De Mauritanie fait passer la Banque Islamique au niveau supérieur avec la mise en service réussie de la version R14.5 d'iMal d'Azentio
Le potentiel énergétique mixte de la Mauritanie mis en évidence au salon MSGBC Oil, Gas & Power 2022
Mauritanie détient le record de la plus grande production d’énergie renouvelable par habitant de tous les pays du MSGBC, avec un potentiel estimé à 457,9 GW d’énergie solaire et 47 GW d’énergie éolienne.
L'Agence française de développement vient de valider le financement de la nouvelle phase du projet Salam
Une première pour la nouvelle phase du projet « Salam », au bénéfice des sociétés civiles de la rive Sud Méditerranéenne
Les États-Unis fournissent 6 millions de dollars en nouvelle aide humanitaire et 5 millions de dollars en soutien économique, par l'intermédiaire de l'Agence américaine pour le développement international (USAID) en Mauritanie
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Long-term sales contracts could be key to Senegal and Mauritania’s natural gas success
In 2020, rich natural gas resources offshore Mauritania and Senegal were the subject of the biggest long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) contract signed that year.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Senegal and Mauritania are rich in resources, poor in infrastructure, now is the time to change that
While Senegal’s consistently low-volume Gadiaga project remains in operation, at Mauritania’s Deepwater Chinguetti project, production ceased altogether at the close of 2017.
Sous le drapeau de l'ONU, le CCI a participé aux Journées européennes du développement 2022, qui, cette année, étaient axées sur la nouvelle stratégie de connectivité de l'Union européenne, Global Gateway.
Under the UN flag, ITC participated at the European Development Days 2022, which this year focused on the European Union’s new connectivity strategy, the Global Gateway.
Operator-friendly policies have positioned Senegal and Mauritania natural gas industries for success
After Mauritania and Senegal signed the inter-governmental cooperation agreement in 2018 that allowed partners Kosmos Energy, BP, and their partners to proceed with the deepwater Tortue natural field project in the Ahmeyim basin, Kosmos Chairman and CEO Andrew Inglis praised both countries’ leaders.
Les majors pétrolières Tullow et Capricorn se sont mises d'accord sur les conditions d'une combinaison de toutes les actions des deux entités, créant ainsi un groupe combiné parmi les plus grandes sociétés énergétiques indépendantes africaines cotées aujourd'hui.
Grâce à la mise en œuvre d’une synergie au sein des filiales de la Région Afrique Atlantique de Bolloré Transport & Logistics, le démarrage des opérations d’empotage du coton malien en Mauritanie a connu un véritable succès.
La Banque africaine de développement, MASEN et RES4Africa ont convenu d'unir leurs forces dans le cadre d'un programme de formation dédié à l'énergie solaire en 2022, afin de favoriser l'adoption de l'énergie solaire dans cinq pays du Sahel.
The elective general assembly of United Cities of Local Government of Africa (UCLG Africa) has elected the new office bearers of the organization.
Six African countries have joined forces to launch the Africa Green Hydrogen Alliance to collectively scale-up investment and development across the continent’s burgeoning green hydrogen landscape.
Havfram announced that PC Mauritania 1 Pty, has awarded Havfram a contract for the provision of EPRD Services for the Abandonment and Decommissioning of Subsea Facilities at Chinguetti and Banda Fields, offshore Mauritania.
The African Development Bank approved a grant of $2.1 million to boost the country’s resilience against climate related shocks and food insecurity.
The Islamic Republic of Mauritania has signed the Agreement for the Establishment of the Fund for Export-Development in Africa (FEDA), a development impact-oriented subsidiary of the Afreximbank.
Adenia Partners has partnered with Proparco, the private sector financing arm of Agence Française de Développement Group (AFD Group), to buy Overseas Catering Services a leading corporate catering and related services provider in Africa and the Middle East.
La plateforme d'investissement la plus importante d'Afrique, ECP, a créé une coalition avec le ministère de l'énergie de Mauritanie et la CPN afin d'attirer l'intérêt des parties prenantes étrangères pour de nouveaux projets d'énergies renouvelables et 28 nouveaux blocs offshore fraîchement libérés
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group has approved the Desert to Power G5 Sahel Financing Facility, covering Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and Niger.
Le secrétaire exécutif du G5 Sahel, l’ambassadeur Éric Yemdaogo Tiaré a présidé le lancement du Projet d’appui à la résilience des entreprises des jeunes dans les pays membres du G5 Sahel.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), announced an investment by the Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA), its development impact-oriented subsidiary, into TND SA, an FMCG company in Mauritania.
Au pied des dunes qui entourent Nouakchott, hommes et femmes se retrouvent, chaque soir, autour d’une viande grillée et d’un thé, pour un moment de détente.
Le doux murmure de l’eau qui coule dans les sillons du petit jardin de Binetou Essid, est un son jadis rare à El Menzah. Dans ce village du sud de la Mauritanie, pays sahélien au climat particulièrement rude, cultiver des légumes était mission impossible pour Binetou.
Fugro has been awarded by Saipem a monitoring contract to support the construction of a liquid natural gas (LNG) jetty for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim field offshore Senegal/Mauritania.
TGS is commencing a new seismic survey in the MSGBC Basin, offshore Mauritania, adding to the successes of the North-West Africa Atlantic Margin (NWAAM) 2D campaign.
Les Ministres de l’énergie des pays du G5 sahel valident la feuille de route régionale de l’initiative Desert to Power
Les ministres de l’énergie des pays du G5 Sahel ont validé la feuille de route régionale de l’initiative Desert to Power, un projet emblématique d’accès à l’énergie durable promu par la Banque africaine de développement.
Andersen Global is bolstering its presence in Mauritania through a Collaboration Agreement with tax advisory firm AMC Consulting.
Kosmos Energy completes Greater Tortue Ahmeyim FPSO sale and lease back transaction in Mauritania and Senegal
Kosmos Energy announced that the transaction for the sale and lease back of the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) floating, production, storage, and offloading vessel (FPSO) has been successfully completed.
[Mauritanie] L'AfDB accorde dix millions d’euros à la BCI pour renforcer le rôle des PME dans la relance économique
Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement (AfDB) a approuvé une ligne de crédit de dix millions d’euros à la Banque pour le Commerce et l’Industrie(BCI) de Mauritanie afin de renforcer ses activités de financement du commerce international en faveur des petites et moyennes entreprises dans des secteurs stratégiques.
Valaris announced it has been awarded a four-well contract with BP offshore Mauritania and Senegal for drillship, VALARIS DS-12. The contract is expected to commence in the first quarter of 2022 with an estimated duration of 285 days.
La Mauritanie et l'AfDB signent deux accords de don de plus de huit millions de dollars pour l’investissement
Le directeur général de la Banque Africaine de Développement pour l’Afrique du Nord et le ministre mauritanien des Affaires économiques et de la Promotion des secteurs productifs ont signé deux accords de don de plus de huit millions de dollars américains pour renforcer la dynamique de l’investissement, créer de nouveaux emplois et offrir de nouvelles perspectives aux jeunes
The Board of Executive Directors of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB), approved $176.05 million for projects in Iraq, Mauritania, Benin and Morocco.
The Mauritanian Bank for International Trade (BMCI) has partnered with TagPay to roll out its digital bank Masrvi, aimed at providing digital, value-added financial services to its customers.
Petrofac has secured a contract with bp to develop operational procedures for their Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) Project in Mauritania and Senegal.
The commercialization of alternative transnational telecommunications infrastructures is now a reality in West Africa following a public-private partnership.
ZTE has helped Mauritania complete the deployment of the country’s first national backbone network.
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) is partnering with FAO, WFP, the G5 Sahel and the Green Climate Fund to revitalize economic activities and food systems in the Group of Five Sahel countries, Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania and Niger, and in the Republic of Senegal.
Shearwater GeoServices announced it has received an award for a large towed streamer 3D acquisition and Fast Track processing project by Total E&P Mauritania.
Banque Populaire de Mauritanie (BPM), one of the leading banks in Mauritania launched a state-of-the-art mobile banking service - Bankily, which has received a positive response from consumers.
ION Geophysical announced the first 3D multi-client program in Mauritania in partnership with the Ministry of Petroleum, Mines and Energy.
Herders in Africa’s arid Sahelian region follow a seasonal cycle as they seek greener pastures for their livestock. Every year, thousands of men and beasts travel what’s known as “transhumance corridors” in a pilgrimage as old as time.
IFC announced it is providing $35 million as part of a $200 million credit facility arranged by Societe Generale to enable Addax Energy SA to deliver critical energy imports to Mauritania.
FAO welcomed the decision by the Global Environment Facility Council to allocate a substantial $176 million to 24 of its projects that tackle the critical intersection between agriculture and environmental concerns.
Andersen Global has partnered with Mauritania-based legal firm Chinguity Law to grow its West African footprint.
CSS and Forsway have announced the next phase of their cooperation in Mauritania to deliver affordable broadband in West Africa.
The World Bank approved three grants for a total of $133 million from IDA to help improve access to basic infrastructure and services for poor and vulnerable communities.
The World Bank approved two grants of total $52 million to support Mauritania to increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the nationwide adaptive social safety net system.
Maersk Decom wins complete plugging, abandonment of Tullow Oil’s Banda and Tiof fields offshore Mauritania
Maersk Decom, a 50:50 joint venture between Maersk Drilling and Maersk Supply Service has won a complete plugging and abandonment of Tullow Oil’s Banda and Tiof fields in offshore Mauritania.
UPTIME awarded contract for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG Hub Terminal offshore Mauritania, Senegal
UPTIME has been awarded a contract from Eiffage Génie Civil Marine for supply of access solutions for the LNG Hub Marine Terminal for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim LNG Project offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
Counterpart International announced that USDA will provide $22.5 million to implement development activities in Mauritania to support multi-sectoral national strategies for school children.
Kinross Gold Corporation announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Tasiast Mauritanie Limited S.A., has signed a definitive loan agreement for up to US$300 million for its Tasiast operation in Mauritania with the IFC.
BP announced that its recent three-well drilling campaign offshore Mauritania and Senegal has further confirmed the world-class scale of the gas resource in the region.
Kosmos Energy announced that the Orca-1 exploration well has made a major gas discovery offshore Mauritania in the BirAllah area.
Kosmos Energy announced that the Yakaar-2 appraisal well has encountered approximately 30 meters of net gas pay in similar high-quality Cenomanian reservoir to the Yakaar-1 exploration well, targeting the inboard Mauritania/Senegal gas trend.
Africa is an exciting frontier in the global natural gas sector. The continent holds 7.1 percent of proven global gas reserves.
Humanitarian agencies are setting up innovative climate risk insurance policies to protect up to 1.3 million people in West Africa from catastrophic drought.
International oilfield services company Expro has been awarded a contract by Pacific Drilling LLC’s subsidiary, Pacific Santa Ana, for the provision of an Intervention Riser System for PETRONAS’s Chinguetti Field Phase II plug.
Greater Tortue Ahmeyim-1 well expands natural gas resource potential offshore Mauritania and Senegal
Kosmos Energy announced that the GTA-1 well drilled on the eastern anticline within the unit development area of Greater Tortue, has encountered approximately 30 meters of net gas pay in high-quality Albian reservoir.
Greenpeace is calling on West African governments to immediately phase out the wasteful fishmeal and fish oil (FMFO) industry.
The Governing Committee of the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has approved a funding allocation of $61.8 million for the African Development Bank’s Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa program.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has announced an advisory agreement with the Government of Mauritania to improve the business environment and strengthen entrepreneurship in the country.
[Mauritania] Government grants Algold Resources one year extension to complete Tijirit feasibility study
Algold Resources Limited has announced that the Mauritanian Ministry of Oil, Energy and Mines has granted a 12-month extension to the Corporation for the completion of the Tijirit Gold Project feasibility study.
Mauritania is serious about “rolling out the welcome mat” to foreign direct investment (FDI) following the launch of an online investment guide in the capital Nouakchott on 22 November.
Mauritania government has awarded Total two new exploration and production contracts for Blocks C15 and C31 deep offshore Mauritania.
Boomplay, African music streaming and download service and Universal Music Group (UMG) have today announced the signing of a landmark licensing agreement covering multiple markets within Africa.
The African Development Bank has approved the Africa Disaster Risks Financing (ADRiFi) Programme, the institution’s first climate risk management programme to boost resilience and response to climate shocks in regional member countries.
American engineering and construction company KBR, Inc. has announced that its UK operating subsidiary has been awarded a Front End Engineering Design (FEED) contract by BP for Phase 1 of the Tortue field Hub on the maritime border between Senegal and Mauritania.
Mauritania has become the 15th West African country to have signed the region-to-region Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union, an agreement negotiated with 16 countries of the region.
Shell Exploration and Production Mauritania (C-10) B.V. and Shell Exploration and Production Mauritania (C-19) B.V. have signed two Production Sharing Contracts with the government of Mauritania for the exploration of hydrocarbons in the offshore blocks C-10 and C-19.
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization and Mauritania’s Ministry of Commerce, Trade, Tourism and Industry have launched the UNIDO Country Programme to stimulate the structural transformation of the national economy.
The African Export-Import Bank will attract $1.5 billion to Mauritania to finance development of trade and related infrastructure.
Kosmos Energy hails approval of inter governmental cooperation between Mauritania and Senegal on gas exploration
International oil company, Kosmos Energy has confirmed that the governments of Mauritania and Senegal have signed an agreement enabling development of cross-border Tortue natural gas field to continue moving forward.
The technology group Wärtsilä is set to deliver a turnkey power plant to provide electricity for the Phase Two expansion of the Tasiast mine located in Mauritania.
Guinea, Mauritania, Senegal and the Seychelles have informed the FiTI Secretariat of their desire to join the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI).
American international oil company Kosmos Energy has completed drilling the Hippocampe-1 exploration well located in Block C-8 offshore Mauritania in approximately 2,600 meters of water.
CH2M wins marine engineering support contract on BP project developing offshore gas fields in Senegal and Mauritania
CH2M has been awarded a new marine engineering support contract on BP's innovative Tortue development offshore Mauritania and Senegal.
Kosmos Energy, a company behind some of the industry’s largest recent oil discoveries, will begin drilling the first of a trio of so-called super-giant prospects off the coast of Senegal and Mauritania later this month.
A delegation from the Mauritanian national statistics office has initiated a field trip to its Moroccan equivalent, the High Commission for Planning.