Both Algeria and Iraq were already in places of great transition and turmoil when confronted by the coronavirus pandemic. While both countries have taken some measures in response to the oil price drop and the spread of the coronavirus, questions remain.
NRGI set out to collect total oil, gas and mining revenue data for the countries included in the Resource Governance Index to find out how many dollars flow to governments that mismanage the handling of their natural resources.
Carole Nakhle, an NRGI advisory council member, founder and director of London-based advisory, research and training company Crystol Energy, and founder of Access for Women in Energy, shared her impressions of the global hydrocarbons market, as well as some thoughts on key producers in the Middle East and North Africa, in this interview.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) should explicitly include payments arising from commodity trading in the final version of the rules implementing Section 1504 of the 2010 Dodd-Frank Act.
This week, 29 participants from 13 countries — including Ghana, Chile, Uganda, Myanmar, Mongolia and Guinea — are taking part in our third annual Executive Course in Oil, Gas and Mining Governance in Oxford.