FAR (ASX:FAR) secures government approval

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by Katrina Bullock

FAR (ASX:FAR) has announced that the Government of Senegal has approved the Rufisque Offshore, Sangomar Offshore and Sangomar Deep Offshore joint venture Exploitation Plan.

The Government has granted the Exploitation Authorisation for the Sangomar Field Development.

The Development and Exploitation Plan outlines the full field multi-phase development of oil and gas in the region.

First oil is expected early 2023.

FAR managing director Cath Norman says “This is a momentous milestone for the joint venture and the people of Senegal, and FAR is proud to have played an integral part in the discovery, appraisal and now commitment to develop the significant oil resource offshore Senegal.”

Shares in FAR (ASX:FAR) closed flat at $0.04 yesterday.

Katrina Bullock

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Katrina is a respected TV journalist, as well as a renowned presenter and award winning lawyer. She holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours 1st class, division 1), a Bachelor of Business (with Distinction) and is currently undertaking a PhD in Law focused on stock exchange disclosures and corporate governance. She began her career as a corporate lawyer in an Australian top tier commercial law firm and is currently the General Counsel of Greenpeace Australia Pacific. In 2020 Katrina was named one of the 30 best lawyers in Australia under 30 by Lawyer's Weekly.