JOHANNESBURG May 15 Recommendations for South Africa’s first shale gas exploration licences in the semi-arid Karoo basin will be finalised soon after environmental objections delayed the process, a senior government official said on Monday.
Royal Dutch Shell, Falcon Oil and Gas and Bundu Gas & Oil are among five applications being reviewed by the regulator, acting chief executive of Petroleum Agency SA (PASA) Lindiwe Mekwe told Reuters. (Reporting by Wendell Roelf; editing by Ed Stoddard and Jason Neely)
UPDATE 2-Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down
* Stock had fallen 22 pct during Westergren's second stint (Adds details, analyst comments)
CORRECTED-BRIEF-Latecoere's Systèmes d'interconnexion wins first North American contract (June 21)
* SYSTEMES D'INTERCONNEXION WINS ITS FIRST NORTH AMERICAN CONTRACT