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ITFC signe un accord de financement de 100 millions d’Euros pour soutenir le secteur sénégalais de l’énergie
21-10-2021 | 23:22:00
ITFC signe un accord de financement de 100 millions d’Euros avec la SENELEC pour l'achat de produits pétroliers raffinés et aura donc un impact direct sur la production, la transmission et la distribution d'électricité à travers le pays.
Saipem selects Fugro’s InclinoCam for precise pile positioning contract offshore Senegal
12-10-2021 | 15:32:00
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.
Senegal places local content at the center of the country’s energy sector agenda
11-10-2021 | 11:50:00
The Senegalese government has introduced a domestic-approach to energy sector development, placing local content as a key driver of industry success.
Grande Côte Opérations signs MoU with CrossBoundary for construction of hybrid solar power station in Senegal
09-09-2021 | 10:29:00
Grande Côte Opérations (GCO), a subsidiary of the Eramet Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with CrossBoundary Energy for the construction of a 13 MW hybrid solar power station with 8 MW battery storage in Senegal.
GE commissions Africa’s first fully digital high voltage substation in Senegal
08-09-2021 | 13:43:59
GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions business recently commissioned the first ever fully digital high voltage substation on the African continent in Thiès, 70 km from Dakar in Senegal. 
BioNTech evaluates mRNA vaccine manufacturing solutions in Rwanda and Senegal
03-09-2021 | 10:42:51
BioNTech SE agreed today to evaluate the establishment of sustainable vaccine manufacturing capabilities in Rwanda and Senegal to support vaccine supply for the Member States of the African Union.
Senegal’s Taiba N’Diaye wind farm blows in a new wave of Green Investment for the MSGBC region
03-09-2021 | 09:52:00
In addition to world class energy developments taking place within the oil and gas industry, Senegal is making moves to exploit its significant renewable energy resources.
Cellulant partners with Gainde 2000 to improve Africa’s trade environment by digitising payments for governments, multinational companies
02-09-2021 | 10:56:00
Cellulant has entered into a 5-year partnership with Senegal based GAINDE 2000 to offer an end to end Pan-African technology infrastructure and payments solutions for trade, revenue & tax collection for governments and multinational companies.
Orange lance la 3ème édition de la compétition Orange Esport Experience
27-08-2021 | 08:50:00
Orange a ainsi lancé une plateforme digitale exclusivement dédiée au gaming qui réunit aujourd’hui plus de 10 000 joueurs issus de plus de 15 pays.
Finland expands its network with opening of an embassy in Dakar, Senegal
24-08-2021 | 09:46:00
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Finland is making preparations to expand and strengthen the network of Finnish missions abroad, with opening of a new embassy in Dakar, Senegal.
Lleida.net to bring registered email and SMS services to postal operators in Africa
23-08-2021 | 11:55:55
Telecom services company Lleida.net has signed new contracts with the national postal operating companies of Senegal and Sierra Leone and has renewed its existing contract with the postal operator of Malawi. 
Le Sénégal veut fortifier les investissements dans le secteur de l’énergi
18-08-2021 | 11:58:00
Le Sénégal veut fortifier les investissements dans notre pays dans ce secteur, avec les perspectives prochaines de l’exploitation du pétrole et du gaz, mais également dans le secteur des énergies renouvelables dans lequel notre pays a fait des progrès significatifs avec près de 30% d’énergie propre dans le réseau électrique.
Kosmos Energy completes Greater Tortue Ahmeyim FPSO sale and lease back transaction in Mauritania and Senegal
10-08-2021 | 09:07:28
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.
Mdxi-MainOne consolide sa position dans le developpement de l'écosystème numérique de l'Afrique de L'Ouest
09-08-2021 | 14:50:00
MDXi, une entreprise de MainOne continue de consolider sa position de leader des data center en Afrique de l'Ouest avec le lancement de son nouveau data center à Appolonia City, au Ghana.
Mdxi-MainOne consolidates position in building west African digital ecosystem
09-08-2021 | 14:43:00
MDXi, a MainOne company, continues to consolidate its position as the leading Data Center Business across West Africa with the launch of its recent Data Center in Appolonia City, Ghana.
[Sénégal] Le président inaugure l'usine de traitement d’eau potable avec le soutien de l'AfDB
09-08-2021 | 09:43:00
Le président du Sénégal, Macky Sall, a inauguré la troisième usine de traitement d’eau potable construite à Keur Momar Sarr, dans le département de Louga, au nord-ouest du pays avec le soutien le Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement.
Infobip partners with Senegal mobile operator Expresso to provide WhatsApp-based customer communication services
05-08-2021 | 08:35:00
Global player in business communications services Infobip has announced it will provide WhatsApp customer communication services and its Conversations CPaaS-based contact center solution to Senegal mobile operator Expresso.
Partners bolster Africa’s fight against COVID-19 and poverty
04-08-2021 | 09:30:00
The United States and international partners are investing $80 billion in Africa’s private sector to help end the COVID-19 pandemic and spur sustainable growth.
West African solar operator MyJouleBox secures €3m Series A round to boost growth in core markets
27-07-2021 | 09:10:00
MyJouleBox, a solar distributor & operator, completed a €3 million Series A round aimed at strengthening its positions as a leading energy specialist in Benin and accelerate its expansion in Burkina Faso, Senegal and Togo.
Efficacité énergétique et solutions innovantes, appel à candidatures pour les start-up
19-07-2021 | 12:38:00
L’association Light On organise, jusqu’au 31 juillet prochain, avec le soutien du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement et d’autres partenaires, le concours « Salon de l’énergie et du développement durable » (SEDD for Innovation).
Woodside launches drilling campaign offshore Senegal
14-07-2021 | 16:16:54
Woodside Energy Senegal B.V. (Woodside), as operator of the RSSD joint venture, plans to begin the drilling campaign this week for the Sangomar Field Development Phase 1 offshore Senegal.
IFC, partners support COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing facility of Institut Pasteur de Dakar in Senegal
13-07-2021 | 08:38:00
To scale up the manufacturing of COVID-19 vaccines in Africa, IFC announced a collaboration with the Institut Pasteur de Dakar (IPD), a vaccine maker and non-profit healthcare foundation mandated to support public health improvements in Africa.
Irish FinTech Pipit Global partners with Cellulant to power low-cost remittances in Africa
08-07-2021 | 09:30:11
Pipit Global has announced that in Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Mali, Senegal, and Ghana, consumers can now avail of transactions through the pipit platform at lower rates than ever before.
[Sénégal] Le Parc des Technologies numériques va hisser au rang de Hub d’Innovation en Afrique
07-07-2021 | 12:34:00
le Sénégal veut pouvoir boucler la construction de son Parc des technologies numériques (PTN), premier Parc IT aux standards internationaux du pays érigé sur 25 hectares à Diamniadio, le nouveau pôle urbain.
Valaris awarded four-well contract with BP offshore Mauritania and Senegal
07-07-2021 | 10:49:00
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.
Woodside completes Sangomar acquisition from FAR offshore Senegal
07-07-2021 | 10:41:25
Woodside Energy (Senegal) B.V. has completed the acquisition of the entire participating interest of FAR Senegal RSSD S.A. (FAR) in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture.
Social media adoption helps small and medium-sized businesses power Africa’s economic growth, report
30-06-2021 | 08:51:00
A study conducted by Genesis Analytics in eight African countries - Senegal, Côte d’Ivoire, the DRC, South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Mauritius, and Kenya - reveals that social media platforms help accelerate economic growth and opportunity across the continent.
[Senegal] La Fondation Sonatel dote le village de Déguerre un montant global de 300 Millions de FCFA
28-06-2021 | 12:41:00
Conformément à sa mission première d’amélioration des conditions de vie des populations, la Fondation Sonatel inaugure son sixième projet « village », à destination des populations de Déguerre.
KARMOL’s first FSRU arrives in Dakar, Senegal
22-06-2021 | 11:21:00
KARMOL's first Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU), arrived in Dakar, marking a major step forward in KARMOL's LNG-to-Power project to supply reliable, affordable, and cleaner energy to Senegal.
Senegal’s PETROSEN and Cos-Petrogaz lay out gas strategy, reinforce partnership with African Energy Chamber
22-06-2021 | 08:25:00
Senagal's Ministry of Petroleum and Energy, PETROSEN and Cos-Petrogaz laid out national gas and energy transition strategy with the African Energy Chamber (AEC), to enhance promotion and competitiveness in the gas and energy sector.
Global Environment Facility approves over $46.6m to support FAO-led projects in Asia and Africa
18-06-2021 | 09:36:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), welcomed approval from the Global Environment Facility (GEF), for five FAO-led projects in eight countries, totaling more than $46.6 million in funding.
Comment le Sénégal a adapté la prise en charge des patients atteints de COVID-19
13-06-2021 | 20:47:00
Avant la survenue d’une deuxième vague d’infections par la COVID-19, dont le pic a étét atteint en février dernier, le Sénégal avait entrepris de renforcer ses capacités e traitements des malades.
ENGIE, Meridiam and FONSIS commission two new solar projects in Senegal
01-06-2021 | 09:01:00
ENGIE, Meridiam and FONSIS (Senegal's Sovereign Strategic Investment Fund), announced the commissioning of two photovoltaic power plants in Senegal.
ASTM International partners with API to harmonize petroleum standards in West Africa
14-05-2021 | 08:54:58
Global standards organization ASTM International and the American Petroleum Institute (API) have announced a partnership on a project aimed at harmonizing petroleum standards in the West African region.
Petrofac secures contract for bp project in Mauritania and Senegal
11-05-2021 | 13:35:56
Petrofac has secured a contract with bp to develop operational procedures for their Greater Tortue Ahmeyim (GTA) Project in Mauritania and Senegal.
Legatum Center launches inaugural Legatum Foundry Fellowship for entrepreneurs in Africa
11-05-2021 | 11:08:02
At an inflection point in their entrepreneurial journeys, Fellows will learn from MIT faculty, connect with investors, and expand their network of peer innovators.
Vista Bank selects Radar Payments to drive its digital payment strategy in West Africa
10-05-2021 | 07:17:00
Vista Bank Group (Vista) has selected its paytech provider Radar Payments to drive its global payment processing activities in West Africa.
Mauritius Commercial Bank invests $60 million in Senegal’s electrification and LNG projects
23-04-2021 | 11:22:05
The Powership will soon shift from the use of heavy fuel oil to gas. This fuel switch-over will generate material reduction in Senegal’s fuel bill with positive spill-over effect on electricity costs in line with the Plan Sénégal Emergent.
West Africa launches new payments digitization agenda
19-04-2021 | 15:47:50
Digital payments stimulate domestic production and consumption. If 50% of temporary workers in Senegal received payments digitally, 45 billion CFA francs would be added to GDP per year.
Proparco, BICIS partner to support Senegalese VSEs and SMEs
16-04-2021 | 15:20:00
Proparco, a Development Finance Institution partly owned by the French Development Agency (AFD), granted a new portfolio guarantee to BICIS, to offer loans that are 80% guaranteed by AFD Group to Senegalese VSEs and SMEs.
Africa is ready to fight covid-19 with seven innovative data projects
14-04-2021 | 11:43:00
Agence Française de Développement (AFD) in its shared Innovation series highlights seven innovative programs created or developed by African countries to combat covid-19.
West African countries sign agreement to develop modern telecom infrastructure
14-04-2021 | 08:24:12
The commercialization of alternative transnational telecommunications infrastructures is now a reality in West Africa following a public-private partnership.
African Energy developments demand sustained investment with new projects in Mozambique, Tanzania, Uganda, and Senegal
13-04-2021 | 16:32:00
In the past twelve months, the African energy sector has seen several encouraging developments, in the form of both Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and strategic partnerships, that have advanced the sustainable development of its natural resources.
Wärtsilä gas conversion project to accelerate Senegal’s move to cleaner energy production
12-04-2021 | 16:51:00
Technology group Wärtsilä will convert the close to 90 MW Bel-Air power plant in Dakar, Senegal to operate on liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Fostering financial inclusion for Senegalese local companies in the energy sector
12-04-2021 | 16:36:16
In this sense, the country has placed a major focus on developing in-country financing capabilities necessary for training, up-skilling and engaging local companies and individuals.
Lukoil Withdraws Bid To Acquire Shares In Senegal’s Sangomar Development
12-04-2021 | 09:09:00
Russian multinational Lukoil will not proceed with its non-binding bid to acquire FAR Limited’s stake in Senegal’s Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep (RSSD) project, according to a statement by the Australian oil and gas explorer.
Solar home systems startup Baobab+ raises €4 million to expand in Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal
12-04-2021 | 08:35:38
Solar home systems social enterprise startup Baobab+ has raised €4 million in financing for the expansion of its activities in Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal.
West Africa welcomes data centers developments
09-04-2021 | 09:04:42
While South Africa is home to the largest concentration of data centers on the African continent, the appeal of West Africa seems to be growing, with new developments planned for both Senegal and Nigeria.
[Senegal] PetroNor recommences arbitration over its licences
07-04-2021 | 08:43:23
PetroNor has announced that it has been unable to reach a satisfactory solution with Senegal through the suspension period regarding its Rufisque Offshore Profond and Senegal Offshore Sud Profond licence and will therefore recommence the formal arbitration process.
PetroNor recommences arbitration regarding its Senegal licences
06-04-2021 | 10:38:48
PetroNor, the independent oil and gas exploration and production company with a focus on production, development and exploration assets across sub-Saharan Africa, announced it has been unable to reach a satisfactory solution with Senegal.
[Senegal] KARMOL’s first FSRU set to help provide fuel for Powership offshore
17-03-2021 | 09:45:00
KARMOL, a joint venture between Karpowership and Mitsui OSK Lines, said its first floating storage regasification unit (FSRU) is set to begin sea trials off Singapore, ahead of its deployment to Senegal.
Saudi investors show interest in Senegal energy projects
03-03-2021 | 10:50:00
The President of The Union of Service Providers, Industrialists and Merchants of Senegal (UPIC), Amadou Seck, has met with a group of Saudi Arabian investors to discuss new investment opportunities in Senegal.
Senegal begins covid-19 vaccination with doses from China's Sinopharm
24-02-2021 | 10:14:00
Senegal on Tuesday began its vaccination campaign against the coronavirus with 200,000 doses of vaccines bought from China.
[Senegal] President calls for National Oil and Gas Reform
22-02-2021 | 08:41:55
H.E. President Macky Sall is seeking to ensure a swifter progression of oil and gas projects in the country
FAR receives non-binding indicative proposal from Lukoil
17-02-2021 | 09:36:00
FAR announced it received a conditional non-binding indicative proposal from PJSC Lukoil, a publicly traded energy company, to acquire 100% of the shares of FAR at A2.2c cash per share.
GE secures equipment contract to power the biggest power plant in Senegal
28-01-2021 | 14:03:18
General Electric, GE, has secured an order to supply gas power generation equipment for West Africa Energy’s 300 megawatt (MW) combined-cycle power project in Cap des Biches, Dakar, Senegal.
Air Senegal to start flying to Lyon from March
25-01-2021 | 07:55:35
Beginning March 28, Air Senegal will commence flights from Dakar to Lyon operating three times weekly using an A321. Outbound flights to Lyon will be operated with a stopover in Marseille.
[Senegal] FAR signs RSSD Project sale contract with Woodside
21-01-2021 | 08:32:31
Oil and gas exploration company FAR announced that Woodside Energy exercised its pre-emptive right to acquire FAR's interest in the Senegal RSSD Project.
Kasada acquires eight hotels in Sub-Saharan African from AccorInvest
20-01-2021 | 15:46:07
Funds advised by Kasada Capital Management announced the first transaction made through the debut fund, Kasada Hospitality Fund LP, acquiring a portfolio of Sub-Saharan African Hotels from AccorInvest.
Senegal already produces gas, investors should look onshore
18-01-2021 | 07:45:00
Senegal is the hotspot for energy investment in West Africa right now, owing to a string of huge offshore hydrocarbons discoveries since 2014, as well as its compelling renewables potential.
SOFEC cuts first steel for Sangomar FPSO turret mooring system offshore Senegal
12-01-2021 | 09:05:00
SOFEC announced first steel was cut on December 26th, 2020 for the turret mooring system for the RSSD Joint Venture FPSO External Turret Mooring System Project destined for the Sangomar Field Development offshore Senegal.
MODEC awarded operations & maintenance contract for Sangomar field development FPSO offshore Senegal
14-12-2020 | 13:41:00
MODEC has signed a contract with Woodside Energy for the operations and maintenance of a Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel for the Sangomar Field Development Phase 1 project offshore Senegal.
IFAD joins partners to build resilience and boost development in the Sahel
10-12-2020 | 06:02:00
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.
Woodside pre-empts FAR's Sangomar transaction in Senegal
03-12-2020 | 14:02:00
Woodside has given notice exercising its right to pre-empt the sale by FAR to ONGC, of FAR’s entire participating interest in the Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep (RSSD) joint venture in Senegal.
Senegal joins World Logistics Passport as hub for Africa
02-12-2020 | 15:30:00
Senegal is to boost its position as a trade hub for Africa by joining the World Logistics Passport, a major initiative by Dubai to link nations around the world and increase South-South trade.
Woodside to begin drilling campaign for Senegal’s Sangomar in 2021
30-11-2020 | 08:27:09
Australian natural gas producer, Woodside Energy announced a delay in its drilling activities in Senegal’s Sangomar offshore wells.
Mastercard Foundation, Intouch partner to support, mentor young entrepreneurs in Senegal
24-11-2020 | 08:14:00
As part of its Young Africa Works program in Senegal, the Mastercard Foundation has partnered with Pan-African fintech InTouch to support the 10 000 Jambaars project, which will deploy a network of 10,000 agents to provide digital services.
[Burkina Faso] Endeavour Mining, Teranga Gold enter agreement to create new senior gold producer
18-11-2020 | 09:42:00
Endeavour Mining and Teranga Gold have entered into a definitive agreement whereby Endeavour will acquire all of the issued and outstanding securities of Teranga by way of a Plan of Arrangement under the Canada Business Corporations Act.
ITFC enhances groundnut oil quality standards in Senegal, boosts export capabilities
18-11-2020 | 07:28:00
The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), has approved a Grant Agreement for the Senegalese Groundnut Oil Processing Company, SONACOS, to acquire new laboratory analysis equipment.
[Senegal] FAR sells Sangomar field interest to ONGC
11-11-2020 | 09:36:00
FAR announced that together with its wholly owned subsidiaries FAR Senegal RSSD SA and FAR Holdings 1 Pty, has entered into an RSSD Sale and Purchase Agreement with ONGC.
Shearwater awarded Senegal 3D acquisition and processing contract by Total
11-11-2020 | 09:21:00
Shearwater GeoServices announced the award for a large towed streamer 3D acquisition and Fast Track processing project by Total Senegal.
OPEC Fund helps strengthen food security in Senegal
10-11-2020 | 15:05:00
The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has signed a $20 million public sector loan agreement with Senegal to co-finance a project that will boost food security.
Credence ID selected by Senegal and World Bank for large-scale healthcare project
03-11-2020 | 16:34:00
Credence ID, a worldwide player in mobile biometrics and credential reading technology, has announced their selection as the winner of a competitive healthcare project being deployed throughout the West African nation of Senegal.
dLocal expands payment network in Africa
30-10-2020 | 16:06:00
dLocal, the cross-border payment platform connecting global merchants to emerging markets, has expanded its payments network to include Kenya, Senegal, Ghana, and Cameroon.
[Senegal] PIDG supports local currency bond issue as port of Dakar moves to new enterprise zone location
29-10-2020 | 09:46:55
Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG), the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) invested $15 million in a local currency capital market bond issue by Senegal’s Port Autonome de Dakar (PAD), owner of the Port of Dakar.
Mastercard Foundation partners with ICCO Cooperation to build resilience of 8,000 Senegalese farmers
22-10-2020 | 13:03:00
ICCO Cooperation and the Mastercard Foundation have joined forces to support smallholder farmers in Senegal who were left reeling from the impact of COVID-19.
Global Agriculture and Food Security Program donors announce $300m to end hunger and malnutrition
14-10-2020 | 08:14:00
During the launch of the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program Replenishment Period 2020-25, donors increased their contributions to achieve sustainable Development Goal 2 - a world with zero hunger.
IFC and AATIF invest in Senegal onion plant to boost agriculture and jobs
13-10-2020 | 08:41:46
IFC and the Africa Agriculture and Trade Investment Fund (AATIF) have announced an investment to help Société Africaine d’Ingrédients (SAF Ingrédients) build an onion dehydration plant in Senegal.
Orange collaborates with Virtual University of Senegal to launch online campus
30-09-2020 | 12:20:00
Orange has announced the launch of its online training platform "Orange Campus Africa" in partnership with the Virtual University of Senegal (UVS) during GSMA Thrive Africa.
IFC partners with OCP Africa to strengthen rice sector in Côte d'Ivoire and millet in Senegal
30-09-2020 | 09:52:13
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has announced a partnership with OCP Africa to strengthen value chains of rice in Côte d'Ivoire and millet in Senegal.
USTDA supports battery storage project in West Africa
29-09-2020 | 12:00:49
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant for a feasibility study to help Lekela Energie Stockage deploy utility-scale battery storage technology in support of its Taiba N’Diaye wind farm, the largest of its kind in Senegal and West Africa.
IFC, OCP Africa partner to strengthen rice sectors in Côte d'Ivoire and millet in Senegal
29-09-2020 | 08:58:00
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) announced the establishment of a partnership with OCP Africa, a subsidiary of the OCP Group with a view to strengthening the rice sectors in Côte d'Ivoire and millet in Senegal.
USTDA training to support Senegal’s energy sector, expand U.S. exports
14-09-2020 | 11:56:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) awarded a grant to Senegal’s national utility - Société Nationale d’Electricité (Senelec) for training that will help bring power to 440,000 people in rural communities using American technology.
Woodside to acquire Cairn’s Sangomar stake in Senegal
08-09-2020 | 13:12:00
Woodside Energy has entered into a binding sale and purchase agreement to acquire Cairn Energy's entire participating interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) joint venture.
FAR announces it will not exercise buy option on Cairn’s stake in Senegal
02-09-2020 | 08:43:00
Perth-based FAR announced it will not pre-empt the transaction or object the transfer of Cairn Energy’s working interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore, Sangomar Deep Offshore (RSSD) area.
[Senegal] Woodside to pre-emptively acquire Cairn Energy’s stake in Sangomar oil field
18-08-2020 | 09:00:00
Woodside Petroleum has given notice exercising its right to pre-empt the sale by Cairn to Lukoil of Cairn’s entire participating interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore joint venture.
Senegal promotes rural electrification through VAT exemption
14-08-2020 | 12:55:02
Senegal’s Ministry of Petroleum and Energies announced the exemption of value added tax (VAT) on equipment destined to producing renewable energy.
Cairn sells to LUKOIL 40% interest in Senegal’s Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep project
05-08-2020 | 08:48:00
Cairn Energy has entered into an agreement to sell to LUKOIL its entire 40 per cent interest in the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore Contract Area, including the Sangomar development, offshore Senegal.
LUKOIL enters hydrocarbon production project in Senegal
27-07-2020 | 15:45:26
PJSC LUKOIL concluded an agreement with Cairn Energy to acquire a 40% interest in RSSD (Rufisque, Sangomar and Sangomar Deep) project in the Republic of Senegal for $300 mln in cash.
Def Jam Africa announces further expansion into Côte d’Ivoire, Cameroon and Senegal
27-07-2020 | 08:38:00
Universal Music Group (UMG), global music-based entertainment, has announced the further expansion of its Def Jam Africa division into three new markets within French-speaking Africa
AfDB approves IRM recommendations of First Monitoring Report on Sendou power plant in Senegal
20-07-2020 | 08:50:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved recommendations of the First Monitoring Report of the Independent Review Mechanism (IRM) on the Sendou Coal-Fired Power Plant Project in Senegal.
TGS completes vast Jaan 3D seismic program in MSGBC Basin offshore NW Africa
25-06-2020 | 12:53:00
TGS announced the completion of its flagship Jaan 3D seismic survey covering the MSGBC Basin in NW Africa acquired in partnership with PGS and GeoPartners.
FAR Senegal in default on Sangomar project payments
24-06-2020 | 10:47:00
Oil and gas company FAR has not paid the most recent development cash call received by it and has accordingly received notification from the Operator of the RSSD Joint Venture that FAR Senegal is in default.
Dangote cement sustains 54,000 jobs in 4 African countries, study
22-06-2020 | 16:26:00
The President of Dangote Group said that despite the challenging economic situation in 2019, Dangote Cement was able to sustain 54,000 jobs in four African countries where the company has its operations.
African women champion agricultural transformation across the region
12-06-2020 | 15:44:00
From Sudan to Mali, Senegal to Mozambique, and Zambia to Mauritania, women are changing the face of agriculture, adapting and innovating to tackle the challenges of climate change, and feeding the continent’s growing population.
Internet Society Foundation announces skills development grants
11-06-2020 | 15:27:00
The Internet Society Foundation has launched a new grant programme that aims to expand economic growth, improve health outcomes, and increase educational opportunities.
DHL announces new country manager appointments in Morocco and West Africa
10-06-2020 | 16:37:00
DHL Global Forwarding, an international provider of air, ocean and road freight solutions, has strengthened its leadership teams in Burkina Faso, Cote d'Ivoire, Senegal and Morocco with new country manager appointments.
PetroNor, Senegal suspends arbitration on two offshore licenses
14-05-2020 | 11:03:00
PetroNor announces that the Company has reached a mutual agreement with the Government of Senegal to suspend the Arbitration related to the Rufisque Offshore Profond and Senegal Offshore Sud Profond licence.
World Bank approve $150 million to improve agriculture, livestock competitiveness in Senegal
13-05-2020 | 16:14:00
The World Bank approved a $150 million IDA credit to support Senegal in strengthening agricultural productivity and helping build resilient, climate-smart and competitive food systems.
Huawei Marine Networks kicks off Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express Cable
30-04-2020 | 14:52:00
Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) announced the kick-off of Senegal Horn of Africa Regional Express (SHARE) Cable, the first high-capacity direct link from the African continent to the offshore islands of Cape Verde.