GEORGETOWN, Guyana, April 28, 2018 - ExxonMobil is still optimistic about their prospects for finding more oil in Guyana’s waters even though the most recent well did not turn up commercial quantities.
GEORGETOWN, MARCH 30, 2018 - United States (US) Ambassador to Guyana, Perry Holloway has once again cautioned against “so-called experts” and their negative comments on Guyana’s developing oil and gas industry.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana, (Demerara Waves) March 22, 2018 - A British Professor of Economics and Public Policy, Sir Paul Collier on Wednesday warned that if Guyana scraps the ExxonMobil contract that would have disastrous consequences for the country’s investment climate, but he instead recommended strongly that the country beef up its capacity to avoid tax evasion by oil companies.
Chairman of the Trinidad and Tobago Transparency Institute (TTI), Dion Abdool Saturday night urged Guyanese to learn from his country’s mistakes as this country prepares to become a major oil producer.
Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman and a team comprising Minister within the Ministry of Indigenous People’s Affairs, Valerie Garrido-Lowe and ExxonMobil Country Manager, Rod Henson on Friday last toured the Stena Carron drillship.
GEORGETOWN, Guyana - March 6, 2018 - Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL), a subsidiary of ExxonMobil, will commence drilling the Liza 5 oil production well within a few days.This is the word from ExxonMobil’s Senior Director of Public and Government Affairs, Kimberly Brasington, who says drilling will commence shortly, as the operations at Pacora have been completed.
In the face of persistent criticisms of the Guyana-ExxonMobil agreement, Business Minister Dominic Gaskin on Tuesday railed against critics who see the deal as “chicken feed”, instead saying that it would yearly earn the country more than gold.