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Mozambique: Area 4 Consortium Divided on Coral Norte Natural Gas Platform

Initially against an exclusively offshore solution for limiting direct economic effects in the province - and thereby nullifying the business expectations of FRELIMO´s ethnic Maconde elite (AM 1378) - the government eventually yielded to the reasons of Eni, that is strongly pressured by the Italian government in the sense that alternative sources of natural gas from the south are used. READ MORE