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Angola risk profile


Angola risk profile

Report summary

Corruption, bureaucracy and a strong state presence are major risks. Local content policy is mitigated by a pragmatism. The fiscal system is stable. Angola joined OPEC in 2007 but no production cuts have yet been enforced. Gas monetisation will improve once the beleaguered LNG plant re-starts operations. Low oil prices heighten currency risk. Angola’s president has been in power since 1979 providing stability – labour activism and civil unrest are low – but succession is a growing uncertainty.

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  • Executive summary
    • Asset Risk Index (ARI) forecast - Angola
  • Political developments
  • Policy and regulation
    • Key Legislation
    • Reputational Risk
  • Country risks
    • I. Access Risks
      • 1. Ease of entry
      • 2. Fiscal system
      • 3. Contract sanctity
      • 4. State presence
      • 5. Regulation
      • 6. Corruption
      • 7. Geopolitics
    • II. Development Risks
      • 8. Labour activism
      • 9. Natural hazards
      • 10. Civil unrest
      • 11. Security
      • 12. Environment
      • 13. Supply chain
      • 14. Local content
    • III. Commercialisation Risks
      • 15. Infrastructure
      • 16. Fiscal stability
      • 17. Pricing
      • 18. Currency risk
      • 19. Domestic market obligation
      • 20. Gas market access
      • 21. OPEC affiliation
  • Risk matrix
  • Basin watch
    • Kwanza Basin assets
      • Access
      • Development
      • Commercialisation

In this report there are 10 tables or charts, including:

  • Executive summary
    • Executive summary: Table 1
    • Executive summary: Image 1
  • Political developments
    • Political map
    • Political developments: Table 1
  • Policy and regulation
    • Oil supply-demand balance
    • Gas supply-demand balance
    • Policy and regulation: Table 1
  • Country risks
  • Risk matrix
    • Angola Risk Matrix - 2016
  • Basin watch
    • Kwanza Basin map
    • Location map
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