Home oil & gas state strategy UGANDA Issue dated 15/01/2019 Lake Albert: Museveni issues Tullow, Total and Cnooc with ultimatum The head of state is in a battle with Total, Cnooc and Tullow over the taxation of the sale of shares. [...] (479 words) This article may be accessed by subscribers and e-wallet holders (EUR 6) Log in to read more Already have an account? Log in Keep me logged in Forgot your password? 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Here's what happened behind the scenes. [...] UGANDA 05/11/2019 If Total doesn't hurry up with pipeline, Museveni will take the train Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni has no intentions to sit twiddling his thumbs waiting for French major Total to decide whether [...] UGANDA TANZANIA 23/07/2019 Yoweri Museveni and John Magufuli try to gain headway on Total pipeline During his visit to Dar es Salaam in mid-July, Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni made sure he was able to chat [...] UGANDA 09/07/2019 Does Yoweri Museveni really want to hold back Tullow Oil and Total? Concerns over just how motivated the Ugandan president is to validate the sale between Tullow Oil and Total/Cnooc have triggered a small wave of panic among the oil firms' decision makers. [...] UGANDA 25/06/2019 Total's Patrick Pouyanne increasingly wary of Yoweri Museveni's plans According to our sources, Total should shortly announce the outline of its future in Uganda. Last week, Total chairman and [...] UGANDA 11/06/2019 Cnooc nurtures growing Yoweri Museveni partnership Free According to our information, Chinese state-owned firm CNOOC is planning to team up with Uganda National Oil Co (UNOC) to [...] UGANDA 14/05/2019 Lowdown on Museveni's Entebbe catch up with Total boss Pouyanne While Total CEO Patrick Pouyanne's meeting with Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni in Entebbe on April 29 was made public knowledge, [...] UGANDA 26/03/2019 Why Total will be loaning Tullow Oil $80 million Total and Cnooc should finalise their acquisition of Tullow Oil's 22% in its Ugandan Lake Albert assets this April. According [...] UGANDA 12/02/2019 Tullow Oil pares back to minimum operability The British junior oil firm has trimmed its activities in its Kampala office with a wave of layoffs. [...] UGANDA 29/01/2019 Total boss seeks action from secret meeting with Museveni Tired of the slow pace of developments on the Lake Albert deposits, the chairman of the French major came in person to speed up the process. [...] UGANDA 02/01/2019 Tullow in urgent need of tax and legal expert As it negotiates a thorny issue with the Ugandan tax [...] UGANDA 28/09/2018 A chorus of voices denounce oil sector opacity On 14 September, France's ambassador to Uganda, Stephanie Rivoal, poured more oil on the fire. Invited to the Sheraton hotel [...] UGANDA 18/09/2018 Total, Tullow and CNOOC twist Museveni's arm over local content Gaining ground on local content should not be a priority for the Ugandan government with pressure from oil & gas [...] UGANDA 08/05/2018 Museveni mobilises US relationships in oil & gas Uganda is counting on oil revenues to wipe out the [...] Spotlight UGANDA 16/05/2017 How Museveni is playing CNOOC against Total To pick up the pace of developments on its Ugandan projects - covering over one billion barrels - French major Total and its Chinese partner China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) have divvyed up the work, leaving Tullow Oil to [. [...] UGANDA 28/03/2017 Cnooc keen to share lead with Total The Ugandan government is not unhappy with the battle being [...] Spotlight KENYA UGANDA 17/03/2015 Museveni & Kenyatta struggle against oil price fall Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni and Kenyan counterpart Uhuru Kenyatta, whose nations boast the biggest oil potential in East Africa, failed to anticipate the collapse in petroleum prices and could now face a highly difficult year. [...] UGANDA 03/09/2013 Total inches towards production The French major is expected by the end of the year to submit papers to Uganda’s government to indicate where it plans to drill. [...] UGANDA 15/02/2013 Prospecting licences on the way Over a dozen licences to search for oil should be attributed in the coming months. [...] Spotlight AFRICA 09/10/2012 No-holds-barred fight over capital gains Oil companies are increasingly confronting the determination of certain African nations to tax capital gains when assets are sold. The problem is by no means new but the way rates for capital gains are calculated remains difficult to pin down [. [...] UGANDA 01/11/2011 Tullow in a fighting mood The chief executive of Ireland's Tullow Oil is working flat out to persuade legislators to reject a de facto moratorium on oil contracts. [...] SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 SPECIAL OFFER 15% OFF your subscription to AfricaIntelligence.com - Region SUBSCRIBE Offer available until 31/07/2020 Previous Next Receive prompts for these topics UGANDA China National Offshore Oil Co Doris Akol Heritage Oil Irene Muloni Total Tullow Oil Uganda Revenue Authority Yoweri Museveni Create a freenotification What is a notification?