fuel shortage

  • Burundi’s Fuel Shortage Causes Conflict Between Authorities

    Burundi’s Fuel Shortage Causes Conflict Between Authorities

    Sunday, 23rd April 2017
    Burundi's Ministry of Energy and Mining announced that the shortage of fuel faced by the country mid-April was due to a "technical breakdown" that interrupted clearance processes within the Burundi Revenue Authority (OBR), which the OBR denied.
  • Ministry of Petroleum: Strategic Gasoline Reserves Enough for 15 days

    Ministry of Petroleum: Strategic Gasoline Reserves Enough for 15 days

    Sunday, 4th October 2015
    In a statement to Egypt Oil & Gas, Hamdi Abdel Aziz, the Ministry of Petroleum’s official spokesman, confirmed that the country's strategic reserve of gasoline is sufficient for 15 days. He added that currently the ministry is working on increasing the supply of fuel to the local market, especially to Upper Egypt to ease the jams in fuel stations.
  • 25% Increase in Gasoline Pumped to Sohag and Qena

    25% Increase in Gasoline Pumped to Sohag and Qena

    Sunday, 4th October 2015
    In a statement made to Egypt Oil & Gas, EGPC Vice Executive Chairman for Operations, Amr Mostafa said that the company is increasing the quantities of gasoline supplied to the governorates of Sohag and Qena by an additional 25%.
  • Nigerian Fuel Marketers Owed $315 Million in Fuel Subsidy

    Nigerian Fuel Marketers Owed $315 Million in Fuel Subsidy

    Sunday, 19th April 2015
    Nigeria's main fuel marketers said late Thursday the government has yet to fulfill its pledge to settle Naira 60 billion ($315 million) in unpaid subsidy for gasoline imported in previous quarters, warning that this could cut supply and trigger a fuel shortage.
  • MIDOR Signs $1.4 bn Deal to Expand Refinery

    MIDOR Signs $1.4 bn Deal to Expand Refinery

    Sunday, 12th April 2015
    Egypt’s state-run petroleum refinery MIDOR has signed two deals worth $1.4 billion with US-based engineering company UOP to raise its capacity.