Natural Resource Charter

Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) | Document | 2014

The Natural Resource Charter is a set of principles for governments and societies on how to best harness the opportunities created by extractive resources for development. It is not a recipe or blueprint for the policies and institutions countries must build, but instead provides the ingredients suc...


Raw Talks: Paul Stevens, End of an Oil Era?

Raw Talks | youtube | 2017

This succinct account of some of the factors underlying petroleum economics may be of value to sector decision makers and stakeholders


Guide to Extractive Industries Documents - Oil and Gas

Allen & Overy | Document | 2013

The law firm Allen and Overy has compiled a guide for common terms in oil and gas contracts, along with a wide range of information about the types of clauses used.


Allied Energy PLC, CAMAC International (Nigeria) Limited, Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited, CAMAC Petroleum Limited, Oyo Field, Production Sharing Agreement, 2010

Republic of Nigeria | Document | 2010

Being an example of a petroleum contract between the petroleum industrry and the Federal Republic of Nigeria, viz. Allied Energy PLC, CAMAC International (Nigeria) Limited, Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited, CAMAC Petroleum Limited, Oyo Field, Production Sharing Agreement, 2010.


Natural Resource Exploitation Challenges and Opportunities for LDCs

Commonwealth Secretariat | Document | 2011

The least developed countries (LDCs) have long been heavily dependent upon natural resource exports. This is both a problem and an opportunity. It is a problem because natural resource extraction does not directly employ many people and so has only limited direct transmission on to the incomes and w...


Petroleum Licensing & Contracting Topic

Adam Smith International | Document | 2017

This document is the PDF version of the "Petroleum Licensing & Contracting" Topic page on the Extractives Hub, which can also be found here - https://beta.extractiveshub.org/topic/view/ID/33.


Mongolia 2008 Example Production Sharing Contract: DWM Petroleum AG, Zuunbayan XIV Area

Government of Mongolia and DWM Petroleum AG | Document | 2009

Mongolia, DWM Petroleum AG, Zuunbayan XIV Area, Production Sharing Contract, 2008; bonuses, Article 10.1: DWM Petroleum AG shall pay to the government the sum of US$ 100,000 as a signature bonus within 60 days alter ratification of this contract. If DWM Petroleum AG starts up production, it shall pa...


Russia and Tajikistan, Exploration-focussed agreement of 1993 between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Tajikistan to cooperate on developing Russia’s oil and gas industry

Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Ukraine | Document | 1993

Exploration-focussed agreement of 1993 between the Government of the Russian Federation and the Government of Tajikistan to cooperate on developing Russia’s oil and gas industry; the Parties shall fulfil bilateral and multilateral research and development programmes, coordinate technical policies an...


Central Bank of Russia: Production Sharing Contracts (in Russia)

Central Bank of Russia | Document | 2011

"Central Bank of Russia: Production Sharing Contracts (PSCs) in Russia, this paper highlighting as examples three such PSCs, namely those for: Sakhalin-I; Sakhalin-II; and Kharyaga. The paper concludes as follows: Regular work on Russia’s PSCs' data estimation, adjustment, updating and revisi...


Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation Ordinance 1976

People's Republic of Bangladesh | Document | 1976

This Ordinance establishes the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation and regulates its functions, powers and internal organization and external relationships. It was repealed by the Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation Act 2016.


Kenya example Production Sharing Agreement, Lion Petroleum Inc., Block 2B, 2008

Republic of Kenya and Lion Petroleum Inc. | Document | 2008

Kenya example Production Sharing Agreement, Lion Petroleum Inc., Block 2B, 2008; this contains the following arbitration and dispute resolution Article (41) provision: Any dispute in connection with this contract shall be settled amicably. Where such settlement cannot be reached, the dispute shall b...


Kazakhstan Example Petroleum Concession: BackBN Munai LLP, Kzyloy Field

Republic of Kazakhstan | Document | 2005

This is the Kazakhstan Example Petroleum Concession: BackBN Munai LLP, Kzyloy Field. Arbitration and dispute resolution as per Article 25: The parties take all measures to resolve all disputes and contradictions relating to the contract through negotiations. If during thirty days the dispute cannot ...


Allied Energy PLC, CAMAC International (Nigeria) Limited, Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited, CAMAC Petroleum LImited, Oyo Field, Production Sharing Agreement, 2011

Republic of Nigeria | Document | 2011

Being an example of a petroleum contract between the petroleum industrry and the Federal Republic of Nigeria, viz Allied Energy PLC, CAMAC International (Nigeria) Limited, Nigerian Agip Exploration Limited, CAMAC Petroleum LImited, Oyo Field, Production Sharing Agreement, 2011.


Iraq’s Technical Service Contracts – A Good Deal For Iraq?

Peter Wells | Document | 2009

The idea for this article arose from the publication in September 2009 of full commercial terms and cash flow analysis for a Production Sharing Contract (PSC) signed by the Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) and Shamaran Petroleum Company. The Shamaran documents offer a rare glimpse of the de...


Dispute Resolution in the International Energy Sector: An Overview

A. Timothy Martin | Document | 2011

This article provides a comprehensive and succinct review of the essentials needed to deal with the disputes encountered in the international energy sector. It begins with explaining the reasons why this sector has more disputes than any other business sector and then discusses how parties can effec...


Transparency and Accountability in Africa’s Extractive Industries: The Role of the Legislature

National Democratic Institute for International Affairs | Document | 2017

Faced with proposals from well-informed or connected executive branch agencies or officials, legislators often lack both the information and the confidence to influence legislation, policy or management of the extractive industries. In the course of interviews conducted in nine African countries – A...


Australia Example Petroleum Production Sharing Agreement (PSA) - ConocoPhillips PSA 2003

Australian Government | URL | 2003

This is an Australian Example petroleum Production Sharing Agreement (PSA), ConocoPhillips, PSA, 2003. It concerns arbitration and dispute resolution: disputes, if any, arising between Timor Sea Designated Authority and ConocoPhillips JPDA Pty Ltd., Phillips Petroleum Timor Sea Pty Ltd., and Agip Au...


Mexico 2015 model Production Sharing Contract (PSC) for the exploration and extraction of hydrocarbons

United Mexican States | Document | 2015

This contract is significant since previous petroleum contracts in Mexico, further to the socialisation of the petroleum sector in 1938, have been service contracts between the National Oil Company of Mexico (PEMEX) and foreign petroleum companies, whereas this is a production sharing contract where...


Example Yemeni Production Sharing Contract

Republic of Yemen | Document | 2017

This is an example Yemeni Production Sharing Contract, specifically: Ansan Wikfs (Hadramaut) Ltd., Norsk Hydro Yemen AS, Transglobe Energy Corporation, Alliance, Block 32, Amendment, PSA, 1999.


Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry Brief

KPMG | Document | 2014

Nigeria’s Oil and Gas Industry Brief provides an overview of the Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry, looking into the legal and regulatory framework, the requirements for incorporation of a company, the current industry issues and challenges as well as the recent developments in the sector.