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RESTORE DEACTIVATED PETROLEUM INVESTMENT ADVISORY C’TTEE – PIAC TO GOV’T
22nd January 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee [PIAC], has admonished government to expeditiously activate the Petroleum Investment Advisory Committee in line with Section 29 of the Petroleum Revenue Management Act [PRMA]. According to PIAC, the...

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Minister hails Exxonmobile deal as being among the best
19th January 2018

The agreement signed with Exxonmobile of America in respect of the Deepwater Cape Three Points oil block is among the best compared to other agreements signed in the past, as it is a culmination of lessons learnt in the ten years of the sector,...

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Activities at Saltpond Oil Fields to continue – Petroleum Commission
18th January 2018

The Petroleum Commission said it has no intention of shutting down Saltpond oil fields. The area which has been described as one of the oldest oil fields in the country has witnessed some significant drop in oil production in recent times. The...

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Industry divided over reduced cost of gas
18th January 2018

There have been mixed reactions to government’s announcement of a 26% reduction in the cost of gas to businesses that rely heavily on the product. While industry has wholly welcomed the move, some industry analysts have cautioned against the...

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Reconfigure TOR to process crude from Saltpond field - PIAC
17th January 2018

The Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC) has stressed the need for Government to reconfigure the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) to make commercial oil drilling at the Saltpond Oil field (SOF) economically viable. The SOF, which was the...

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PIAC Raises Concerns Over Petroleum Revenue Management
16th January 2018

Kwame Jantuah, Vice Chairman of the Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC), has indicated that Ghana's petroleum revenue has been used to address many problems in the country simultaneously instead of investing in the four priority...

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