Approval of Production Sharing Agreements

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Press Release – Belize Press Office

Approval of Production Sharing Agreements

Belmopan, 20th February, 2012. The General Public is hereby notified that on January 24, 2012 Cabinet reviewed production sharing agreement applications made by petroleum companies to the Government of Belize for exploration blocks in the Corozal District.

After reviewing the applications Cabinet has awarded these exploration blocks to Manti Exploration and Production Company Ltd. Cabinet advises that the General Public has ten (10) days from the date of this release to make representation and offer any objections to the award.

Should members of the public have objections to this award they may submit their objections in writing to the Geology and Petroleum Department, Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment, Market Square, Belmopan City or via fax 802-3538 or email [email protected] no later than February 29, 2012.

The General Public is advised that they are welcome to visit the Geology and Petroleum Department to obtain general information on the applications.


For further details please contact:
Mr. Andre Cho
Director and Inspector of Petroleum
Geology and Petroleum Department
Ministry of Natural Resources and the Environment
Government of Belize
Market Square, Belmopan City, Belize, C.A.
Tel: 501-802-2178/2651 Fax: 501-802-3538


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