Myanmar EITI Report December 2015 Oil and Gas Blocks Licenses

Details of the licenses of onshore and offshore oil and gas blocks released in the 2015 Myanmar Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Report for 2013-2014

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Data Resource Preview - Myanmar EITI 2014 Oil and Gas Blocks

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Field Value
Dataset topic category
  • Energy
  • Extractive industries
  • Extractive industries licensing and payments
  • Off-shore oil and gas exploration and extraction
  • Oil
  • Oil and gas resources
  • On-shore oil and gas exploration and extraction
  • English
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Dataset reference date January 2, 2016
Temporal extent's start date December 31, 2015
Temporal extent's end date December 31, 2015
  • Myanmar
Positional Accuracy Coordinates were inputted using the available data provided in the documents and is as accurate as that which is provided.
Logical Consistency There are no known issues with logical consistency.
Completeness This dataset is not complete.
Process Step 1. License holder companies' names and countries of origin separated into individual columns 2. Column added to specify whether the license is Onshore, Offshore, or Deep Water 3. Date of award formatted to DD-MM-YYYY for all rows 4. Area of license blocks presented in both square miles and square km 5. Coordinates of License Area converted into polygon in WKT format
Lineage Myanmar 2013 EITI Report,, dataset was obtained from Appendix 10a of the report:
Responsible party 1. Zaw OO, Myanmar National Coordinator, Myanmar EITI, Tel: +951-654770 2. Alex Gordy, Myanmar Country Manager, EITI International Secretariat, Tel: +66 88 604 9930, Email:
Metadata creator information Metadata last updated on 2016-09-05. For inquiries contact: Phandeeyar: Myanmar Innovation Lab, 11th Floor, "Mac Tower" Building, 561 Merchant Road, Yangon, 11181, Myanmar (Burma) Tel: 09 2600 72463 / 099 707 320 67 164 Email: Website:
Attributes 1. onshore_offshore - whether block is Onshore, Offshore, or Deep Water 2. code_ref - standard reference code for the license block 3. type_of_license 4. company_1 5. company_1_origin 6. company_2 7. company_2_origin 8. other_companies - if there are more than 2 companies in the license, the rest are presented in the format: ["company_3","company_4",...] 9. other_companies_origin - if there are more than 2 companies in the license, the rest are presented in the format: ["company_3_origin","company_4_origin",...] 10. date_of_award - in DD-MM-YYYY format 11. area_sq_km 12. area_sq_miles 13. location_region 14. the_geom - coordinates polygon in WKT format: POLYGON ((x1 y1, x2 y2,..., xn yn, x1 y1))
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Date uploaded May 31, 2016, 05:31 (UTC)
Date modified January 5, 2020, 15:06 (UTC)