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Youth urge government to train them for the oil sector instead of sidelining them

Communique by GPFOG calling on government to improve national content

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President Yoweri Museveni. Photo from Galaxy FM 100.2

Museveni urges private sector to train technicians for oil and gas sector

  The President hints on the possibility of hiring technicians from neighbouring countries, in case Ugandans are not ready.  Government will not hesitate to hire or import oil and gas technicians from neighbouring oil producing countries, in case Ugandans are not ready, President

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A nugget of gold obtained in Mubende using mercury. Photo by Josephine Nnabaale

Uganda works to phase out mercury usage

The maiden Conference of Parties to the Minamata Convention on Mercury took place in Geneva on September 24-29. The Convention is an international legal instrument or Treaty designed to protect human health and the environment from anthropogenic emissions and releases of mercury and mercury

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East African Crude Oil Pipeline: The Inside Story

East African Crude Oil Pipeline: The Inside Story Details emerge of how the crude oil pipeline will be financed, managed  New details have emerged in the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) regarding how it will be financed, run and managed. For starters, Uganda plans to construct a

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Jimmy Mugerwa

Tullow hopes to conclude a farm-down to Total and CNOOC next year

Total and CNOOC will each have 44.11 percent stake in Uganda’s Oil reserves Edward Ssekika Tullow Oil Uganda Limited, a subsidiary of expects to conclude a farm-down with Total E&P Uganda BV and CNOOC by June next year. According to a Trading Update, the company has already submitted

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Did you Know?

Oil majors

This, in the oil industry and some media, is the term for describing the handful of very large oil companies engaged in all aspects of the industry, from exploration to selling refined products. Best known names are Chevron, ExxonMobil, Shell, Total and BP, but Brazil’s Petrobras, China’s Petrochina and CNOOC and Russia’s Lukoil and Gazprom are now operating in the same league.

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