Taxes: FG earned $293bn from oil in 6yrs

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Acting Executive Secretary of Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiatives(NEITI),Dr.Orji Ogbonaya Orji has said that a total of $293 billion was paid by oil companies as taxes, royalty, dividends etc to government between 2006 and 2012.

Liberia's Offshore Oil Blocks Owners Operations in Turmoil

Sunday, December 6, 2015

In the face of tumbling commodity prices, Vasili Frank Timis's operations in Sierra Leone, Burkina Faso, Liberia, Senegal and Cote d'Ivoire have either sunk, stopped producing or come under the increased scrutiny of regulators around the world.

2013 Neiti Audit - Oil Firms Get Extension to Review, Reconcile Draft Report to Avoid Conflict

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Oil and gas companies operating in the country's petroleum industry on Wednesday received a 10-day extension to review and reconcile the draft 2013 Nigerian Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative audit report prior to its final approval.

Vietnam needs better management of mineral resources

Thursday, December 3, 2015

Vietnam needs to raise awareness of mineral resources and take measures to boost intensive processing in order to reduce losses and protect the environment, suggested experts at a seminar in Ha Noi on December 3rd.

EITI's disclosure dilemma

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

It looks like the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) is backsliding on a commitment made in 2013 to require the disclosure of the ultimate beneficial ownership of the oil, gas and mining companies that fall under its umbrella.

Exxon withholds tax data from global transparency group

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

WASHINGTON: Exxon Mobil Corp has not shared information about its U.S. taxes with a global transparency effort that the company has endorsed and that President Barack Obama has backed, the project's organizers said on Wednesday.

Ms Gisela GRANADO EITI exchange with the student council for transparency in the extractive industries in Guinea

Thursday, November 26, 2015

madame Gisela Granado, Directrice pays de l'Initiative de transparence dans les industries extractives (ITIE), a rencontré le conseil des étudiants pour la transparence dans les industries extractives (CETIE) ce mercredi 25 novembre à l'université Gamal

Nigeria: Thumbs Up for Plans to Develop Nigeria Mining

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Abuja — STAKEHOLDERS, including government, have endorsed plans to develop Nigeria 's mining industry.

Africa Oil Governance Summit 2015 Ends in Accra [press release]

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

The first annual Africa Oil Governance Summit to evaluate progress made, build consensus on a road map for Africa's resource prosperity and identify best practices in oil governance for adoption by other African countries, has ended in Accra.

News - ‘Unearth’: The Stories Behind Burma’s Extractive Industries:

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Landslide near a jade mine in Kachin State claims 100 lives.