The INP

The INP

The National Petroleum Institute was created by the Council of Ministers under the Decree. º 25/2004 of 20 August, as the regulatory authority responsible for the administration and promotion of the Petroleum Operations, is a corporation under public law, endowed with legal personality, administrative, financial and patrimonial to carry out the petroleum operations in accordance with relevant legislation, ensuring the better practice with competence, technical capability and impartiality

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Golfinho/Atum Project Workforce, From Paper to Action

Golfinho/Atum Project Workforce, From Paper to Action

MAPUTO, April 06, 2021 -One of the greatest opportunities in oil and gas projects lies in the hiring of national citizens either directly by the project, indirectly by contractors and subcontractors or in an induced manner, that is, through activities that arise in connection with the projects. 

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TOTAL Declares Force Majeure

TOTAL Declares Force Majeure

Maputo, April 26, 2021 - Speaking today at a press conference, the Chairman of INP, Carlos Zacarias, informed that Total E&P Mozambique Area 1, Limitada, the Rovuma Basin Offshore Area 1concessionaire and operator, declared with its partners, Force Majeure, due to the security situation, caused by the insurgency in Afungi, northern Cabo Delgado Province.

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A Glimpse into the Supervision Process from an Upstream Perspective

A Glimpse into the Supervision Process from an Upstream Perspective

Maputo, 03 March 2021 - Within the scope of its activities, INP has been monitoring and inspecting oil and gas projects in progress. Apart from being a procedure provided in the organic statute of the institution, it is INP's vision to ensure that oil and gas operations are carried out in compliance with the applicable legal framework for the oil and gas sector. Therefore, it is crucial to ensure that these operations are subject to supervision and that this is done efficiently.

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