Monday, 04 November 2013
AN updated version of the Falkland Islands Government's (FIG) Oil Readiness checklist is now available online. A spokesperson for the government said: The checklist was first created to summarise activities, progress and responsibilities in key areas arising from the Government's ongoing programme of activities to prepare for the development of the hydrocarbons industry as it grows into...
Thursday, 31 October 2013
"TWICE as fast as a typical gas company," was how Noble Energy was described by its representatives at a presentation given by the company to the public this month. The Houston based oil an...
Friday, 04 October 2013
THE Falkland Islands Government remains, "confident that a mutually acceptable outcome can be reached with Rockhopper," on the matter of their tax bill from FIG, confirmed Financial Secretar...
Friday, 23 August 2013
SHARES in Rockhopper Exploration (RKH) plummeted almost 10 per cent as it announced a full-year loss of $75 million (£48 million) due to a $122 million tax bill from the Falkland Islands government.
Monday, 08 July 2013
A MORE permanent integrated type of immigration for the Falklands is a strong message that has come out of a consultation with Falklands residents, in the preparation for a socio-economic study of oil...
Friday, 31 May 2013
THE Specialist Oil & Gas Advisor for the Falkland Islands Government, Anne Drinkwater, has stated that the Falkland Islands are an attractive location for the Oil and Gas industry and has praised ...
Thursday, 23 May 2013
A SINGLE port authority would mean full-time concentration on operational and infrastructure management, indicated Harbour Master Malcolm Jamieson this week. In a follow up to last week's articl...
Monday, 13 May 2013
FOR some, the prospect of the Falkland Islands becoming an oil-producing country creates exciting visions of opportunity, while for others it seems like a nightmare. What is certain is that oil, like...
Thursday, 18 April 2013
WHILE fears about the impact of the oil industry on the Falklands may still lurk in some quarters and important decisions still remain to be made about a number of matters including the on-shore fabri...
Thursday, 21 February 2013
THE Executive Council agenda was described as, "a fairly light one this month," by the Chair MLA Dick Sawle. Under matters arising from the previous meeting, it was noted that the second le...