Amid the political crisis in Peru, laws around natural resource governance are being put in jeopardy in the name of attracting investment. However, growth in investment should come at the cost of weakened governance in the sector.
ResourceProjects.org contains data on more than $240 billion in oil, gas and mining payments to governments in 2019 alone. With a new data layout and updated company and country pages, users can quickly find out how much (or little) a company is paying in taxes, royalties, production entitlements and more.
Luego de la pandemia y la caída de precios, los países de América Latina están considerando otorgar exenciones fiscales para mantener la inversión de las empresas en sus propios proyectos. Esta publicación explica por qué esta puede no ser una buena medida.
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, experts predict Africa’s economy will shrink for the first time in over 25 years. For the continent’s oil- and gas-rich countries the impact of the pandemic coincided with and exacerbated a global drop in oil prices.
In the aftermath of the pandemic and falling oil prices, Algerian authorities consider giving tax breaks to maintain investment in hydrocarbon projects, but there may be better alternatives for the country.