Companies to stay in Algeria despite hostage crisis

Companies to stay in Algeria despite hostage crisis


In the wake of the recent Al-Qaida attack on an Algerian natural gas facility and the subsequent hostage situation, security at such facilities will be increased, but most international oil and gas companies will continue their operations in the African country.

Militants stormed the Tigantourine natural gas facility near In Amenas two weeks ago in eastern Algeria. Dozens of people were killed when Algerian military forces retook the facility.

“The oil companies operating intern...


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