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OIL DORADO? – Featuring Dr. Mark Bynoe- In Conversation with John Mair and Sally Gibson – London UK – 24 January 2019

By Phil Miller

Phil Miller is a British investigative journalist based in London. He works as a reporter for the Morning Star newspaper and writes freelance for other publications. You can follow his work at

Guyana’s High Commission in London threw open its doors on Thursday night to tell investors about the country’s newly discovered oilfields. Tellingly, the event was dubbed “Oil Dorado”. British companies Tullow Oil and Stena Drilling are already involved in Guyana’s energy industry, along with US giant Exxon and others. The head of Guyana’s energy department, Dr .Mark Bynoe, spoke to the event via Skype. He said Guyana was “open for business” and could become one of the world’s top 10 oil producers.              Continue reading