Mozambique announces Fifth Licensing Round
The Institute of National Petroleum (INP), on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Mozambique, has announced that a competitive bidding round to explore for hydrocarbons in the offshore Rovuma, offshore Zambezi and Angoche and onshore around the Pande-Temane concession and Palmeira areas will be announced in London on 23rd October 2014. The formal Announcement will be held for invited companies at the London Hilton Hotel (22 Park Lane) on 23 October 2014 (registration now available).
A total of fifteen blocks will be included in the 5th License Round, comprising some 76,800 sq kms of acreage will be included in the round. The 5th Licensing Round is scheduled to close on 20th of January 2015.