Monday, January 22, 2018
tanker at anchor

Tanzania President Bans Registration of Foreign Ships, Orders Probe

By Fumbuka Ng’wanakilala DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday put a temporary ban on the registration of foreign ships in the country and ordered over 400...

January 22, 2018
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Monday, June 1, 2015
Lake Tanganyika Ferry

Refugee rescue | 100-year-old ship ferries thousands to safety

A 100-year-old ship ferries thousands of Burundians to safety. Meet the captain, three aid workers and a woman fleeing home for the fourth time.

June 1, 2015
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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Tanzania Port Authority Head Suspended in Latest Scandal

The acting director of Tanzania's port authority has been suspended pending an investigation into allegations he violated procurement procedures, officials said on Tuesday.

February 17, 2015
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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Discoverer Americas Drillship Makes Big Gas Discovery Offshore Tanzania

Transocean’s 6th generation drillship Discoverer Americas drilled into a huge gas reservoir offshore Tanzania recently according to a statement today by Statoil, the operator of the rig. The Norwegian energy...

October 14, 2014
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Thursday, October 2, 2014
deepsea metro 1 bg group drillship

BG Group and Ophir Energy Find Over 17 Trillion Cubic Feet of Gas Offshore Tanzania

The Deepsea Metro 1, under contract to BG Group and Ophir Energy, tapped into a reservoir containing an estimated 1.03 trillion cubic feet (tcf) of natural gas according to a...

October 2, 2014
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Friday, February 14, 2014
houston refinery oil gas rob almeida

Statoil and BG Group to Build Tanzanian LNG Plant

Statoil ASA and BG Group Plc will build Tanzania’s first liquefied natural gas plant in Lindi and are due to meet with authorities about the project’s schedule and details in April, Energy Minister Sospeter Muhongo said.

February 14, 2014
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Friday, December 6, 2013

Discoverer Americas Drillship Finds Gas Offshore Tanzania

Dec. 6 (Bloomberg) — Statoil ASA, Norway’s state-owned oil producer, discovered as much as 3 trillion cubic feet of gas offshore Tanzania, where it plans to build a liquefied natural...

December 6, 2013
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Wednesday, November 27, 2013
lng carrier port

Tanzania Considering New LNG Export Facility That Could Rival Qatar

Tanzania is looking at building a massive facility to export liquefied natural gas (LNG) similar to those developed by the world's biggest gas exporter Qatar and may locate it in the southern Lindi region, a minister said on Wednesday.

November 27, 2013
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