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2010-08-09 15:05:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported net income attributable to VAALCO of $10.0 million, or $0.18 per diluted share, for the second quarter of 2010 compared to a net loss attributable to VAALCO of $1.7 million or ($0.03) per diluted share, for the comparable period in 2009. Second quarter 2010 revenues were $33.7 million compared to $32.1 million in the second quarter of 2009. (Logo:...

2010-08-04 08:04:00

COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Metalline Mining Company (NYSE Amex: MMG) is extremely pleased to announce the start of a 4000m diamond drilling program in August on its Ndjole and Mevang Exploration licenses in Gabon, Central Africa. The drilling program will be conducted under the direction of Joint Venture partner AngloGold Ashanti. The Ndjole and Mevang permits cover rocks from two adjacent sedimentary basins which comprise of a sequence of deformed sedimentary...

2010-08-03 11:48:00

PARIS, August 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Q2 2010 Entitlement of 10,969 b/d, Representing an Average of 9,814 b/d in the First Half of 2010 - The Current Gross Production in Gabon is Approximately 16,750 b/d, Representing Entitlement of Approximately 14,000 b/d Revenue for the first half of 2010 The Group's revenue in the first half of 2010 totalled EUR131.3 million, up 68% from EUR78.3 million in the first half of 2009. In EUR millions Q1 2010 Q2...

2010-08-03 07:30:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today provided a further update on the Southeast Etame No. 1 ("ETSEM-1") exploration well which, as previously announced, was drilled to a total depth of 2,757 meters (9,045 feet) offshore Gabon encountering approximately five meters (sixteen feet) of Gamba sandstone section which logged oil full to base. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) (Logo:...

2010-07-07 12:29:00

PARIS, July 7, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Production: The level of the operated production in Gabon has been just over 16,000 barrels per day since early July 2010. Exploration: In Colombia, the Cascabel-1 (target 5195m) and Bachue-1 (target 2743m) wells currently have drilling underway at depths of 4667m and 1963m respectively. The results of the two wells should be known during the month of August and will be followed by tests if appropriate. Tests are being...

2010-06-16 08:47:00

HOUSTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) announced today the Southeast Etame No. 1 ("ETSEM-1") exploration well completed drilling to a total depth of 9,045 feet (2,757 meters) offshore Gabon and encountered approximately sixteen feet (five meters) of Gamba sandstone section which logged oil full to base. The ETSEM-1 well is being drilled on a prospect within the boundaries of the Etame Development Area, three miles (five kilometers) southeast of the Etame...

2010-05-19 02:34:00

PARIS, May 19, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Udpate on Tanzania, Congo and Gabon Production Tanzania : Mafia Bigwa Rufiji exploration permit (Maurel & Prom operator, 60%) To evaluate the gas zone potential of the Mafia Deep well, the Group has selected RPS Energy, independent expert that has already worked with most operators in Tanzania and has a certain technical knowledge in this zone. Tests carried out in the upper zone of the well have highlighted a flow of...

2010-05-10 15:05:00

HOUSTON, May 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today reported net income attributable to VAALCO of $6.0 million, or $0.11 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2010 compared to a net loss of $12.6 million, or ($0.22) per diluted share, for the comparable period in 2009. First quarter 2010 revenues were $30.0 million compared to $21.3 million in the first quarter of 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) First quarter...

2010-05-06 10:34:00

- 2010 Q1 sales of EUR48.9m - Entitlement of 7,942 bopd (9,114 boepd including Venezuela) - Success of OMGW-201 well 2010 first quarter activity Sales: EUR48.9m - Oil production: EUR33.5m - Oil-related services: EUR23.5m - Oil hedging: EUR(8.1)m Production & Development - Testing started on the OMGW-101 well on 15 March 2010 - Success of OMGW-201 well after testing began on 24 April 2010 - Testing started on...

2010-04-29 17:18:00

HOUSTON, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced it is finalizing the completion of the Ebouri 4H development well located in the Ebouri Field, offshore Gabon, West Africa. Initial production from the new well should commence within a week. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100316/NY71495LOGO ) The contracted jack-up rig, the Sapphire Driller, will then be skidded to the Ebouri 3H slot on the platform and begin the scheduled workover...


Latest Gabon Reference Libraries

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2007-10-22 16:03:24

The Bioko Allen's Bushbaby (Galago alleni) , also known as Bioko Allen's Galago, or Bioko Allen's Squirrel Galago is a species of primate in the Galagidae family. It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, and Nigeria. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical dry forests.

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2007-01-02 11:00:22

The western lowland gorilla (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) is a subspecies of the western gorilla (Gorilla gorilla). It lives in montane, primary, and secondary forests and lowland swamps. It is found throughout all or parts of Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Of all gorillas it is the least endangered and is the gorilla usually found in zoos. The western lowland gorilla eats plants and, occasionally, insects....

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2007-01-01 15:46:44

The Grey-cheeked Mangabey (Lophocebus albigena) is an Old World monkey found in the forests of Central Africa. They range from Cameroon down to Gabon and across in western Uganda. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey is a dark monkey. It looks in shape overall like a small, hairy baboon. Its thick brown fur is almost black in its forest home. It has a slightly golden mane around the neck. The sexes are similar, with the males slightly larger than the females. The Grey-cheeked Mangabey lives in a...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'
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