Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy Equatorial Guinea
  • Multimedia content

  • Images (1)
    • Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima
  • All (1)
Source: Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy Equatorial Guinea |

Equatorial Guinea Assumes Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Presidency in 2023

Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, will take over as the President of OPEC for 2023

The Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, will take over as the President of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in 2023, reestablishing Africa as a leading powerhouse in the global oil industry. Among the largest producers of oil in Africa, Equatorial Guinea…

Energy Capital & Power
  • Multimedia content

  • Images (1)
    • (From left) - H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima and his Congolese counterpart, H.E. Minister Didier Budimbu Ntubuanga
  • All (1)
Source: Energy Capital & Power |

Equatorial Guinea, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) to Develop Joint Oil Refinery and Storage Facilities

The two African oil producers inked a critical Memorandum of Understanding during the opening ceremony of the Angola Oil & Gas 2022 Conference & Exhibition

Equatorial Guinea’s Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons and the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s Ministry of Hydrocarbons signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Tuesday at the Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2022 Conference & Exhibition (http://bit.ly/3UyBCpP), to develop existing synergies across their respective upstream, downstream, energy infrastructure and logistics sectors.…

Source: Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Islamic Republic of Iran |

Iranian foreign minister extends felicitations to Equatorial Guinea on its National Day

We will see a further development of bilateral ties

In a message to his counterpart from Equatorial Guinea, Simeón Oyono Esono Angue, Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amirabdollahian extended congratulations to the country’s nation and government on the occasion of its National Day. “I am certain that we will see a further development of bilateral ties, especially economic cooperation, thanks…

Source: U.S. Department of State |

Official Start of Equatorial Guinea’s Election Campaign Season

Equatorial Guinea can cultivate a more inclusive, peaceful, and democratic society by ensuring the expression of diverse political perspectives

On the opening day of Equatorial Guinea’s electoral campaign season, the U.S. government calls on the government of Equatorial Guinea to honor its international commitments and constitutional principles by supporting a free and fair vote. The United States has been concerned by reports of arrests and harassment of opposition members…

Source: Republic of South Africa: Department of International Relations and Cooperation |

Deputy Minister Mashego-Dlamini concludes successful visit to the Central Africa Region

The Deputy Minister reaffirmed South Africa’s commitment to strengthening the existing bilateral and economic relations between the two countries

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Candith Mashego-Dlamini, has concluded her successful visit to the Central Africa region, where she visited the Republic of Equatorial Guinea and the Republic of Cameroon from 18-25 October 2022. During her visit to Malabo, the Deputy Minister met the Minister of…

African Energy Chamber
  • Multimedia content

  • Images (1)
    • Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Assumes the Presidency of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) (Photo credit: GECF)
  • All (1)
Source: African Energy Chamber |

Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Assumes the Presidency of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF)

In a move set to shine a spotlight on African natural gas resources, Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, has officially assumed the Presidency for the Gas Exporting Countries Forum

Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of the gas-rich country of Equatorial Guinea, has assumed the Presidency of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF). With this appointment, Minister Mbaga Obiang Lima will preside over the GECF Ministerial Meeting in 2023, envisaging activities of the Forum and reaffirming…

Source: Republic of South Africa: Department of International Relations and Cooperation |

Deputy Minister Mashego-Dlamini begins three-nation tour of the Central Africa Region

The visit is aimed at strengthening political, diplomatic, trade and investment relations between South Africa and the three countries

The Deputy Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Ms Candith Mashego-Dlamini, has arrived in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, where she begins her three-nation tour of the Central Africa region. The visit is aimed at strengthening political, diplomatic, trade and investment relations between South Africa and the three countries. In Malabo, the…

African Energy Week (AEW)
  • Multimedia content

  • Images (1)
    • South Sudan’s Minister of Petroleum, Hon. Puot Kang Chol, and Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima in Cape Town
  • All (1)
Source: African Energy Week (AEW) |

South Sudan, Equatorial Guinea Reaffirm Africa was not Forced to Cut Production, Rejects Ideas of Political Motives

South Sudan’s Minister of Petroleum, Hon. Puot Kang Chol, and Equatorial Guinea’s Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, rejected accusations that the decision to cut production by OPEC+ was politically motivated, but rather, based on technical factors

During the 2022 edition of Africa Energy Week (AEW) (www.AECWeek.com) – taking place this week in Cape Town – African energy ministers emphasized that the decision made by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and its allies to cut oil production was not a political one, or a decision…

Source: International Monetary Fund (IMF) |

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Staff Concludes Discussions on Equatorial Guinea

The discussions were focused on the macroeconomic outlook and policies.

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team led by Mariana Colacelli met with the Equatoguinean authorities in Washington, DC, during October 11-15, 2022, to discuss progress on Equatorial Guinea’s economic reform program supported by the extended arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility approved in 2019 and commitments under the 2021 Rapid Financing Instrument.…

Source: Kingdom of Morocco - Ministry of Foreign Affairs, African Cooperation and Moroccan Expatriates |

His Majesty the King Congratulates President of Equatorial Guinea on Independence Day

HM the King expresses, in his personal name and on behalf of the Moroccan people, His warmest congratulations to Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo

His Majesty King Mohammed VI sent a congratulatory message to president of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea, Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, on the occasion of his country's Independence Day. In this message, HM the King expresses, in his personal name and on behalf of the Moroccan people, His warmest congratulations…