International News Links

East Africa hobbled by shortage of skilled oil workers Reuters, October 30, 2012

Uganda takes oil block back from Tullow, CNOOC, Total – Gov’t  Reuters, October 24, 2012

IMF warns African oil producers to avoid pitfalls Standard Media Kenya, October 23, 2012

Uganda’s planned oil laws face fresh delays -lawmakers Reuters, October 15, 2012

Uganda’s oil rights auction likely delayed to 2013 FOX Business, October 12, 2012

Egypt’s Citadel Capital eyes Uganda’s oil refinery project Reuters, October 1, 2012

Uganda ups oil reserves estimates 40 pct to 3.5 bln bbls Reuters, September 17, 2012.

Total to drill eight Uganda wells, spend $650 mln  Reuters, September 15, 2012.

Uganda energy ministry searching for oil refinery advisor  Reuters, September 7, 2012.

Uganda insists planned oil refinery is viable  Reuters, July 20, 2012

Uganda wants to keep 40% stake in oil refinery  Dow Jones Newswires, July 20, 2012

Tullow upgrades Kenya discovery  The Financial Times, July 04 2012

Pakistanis arrested in Uganda  [suspected links with ADF in oil area] The Wall Street Journal, June 26, 2012

Congo threatens to take back oil blocks  The Financial Times, June 24, 2012

Tullow says Kenya oil find may be East Africa’s largest  The Wall Street Journal, May 7, 2012

Kenya news help Tullow escape FTSE fall  The Financial Times, April 18, 2012

Tullow chief paid £2.36m in 2011  The Irish Times, April 17, 2012

Tullow Oil publishes Met Police and SFO documents in attempt to clear name over Uganda corruption claims   The Daily Telegraph, April 12, 2012

Fresh calls for transparency on Ugandan oil  The Guardian, March 21, 2012

Oil secrecy raises spectre of conflict in Bunyoro  The East Africa, March 19 -25, 2012

Uganda officials say an anti-government rebel group is regrouping in neighboring Congo  The Washington Post, March 16, 2012

Tullow Oil doubles dividend as profits soar  The Financial Times, March 14 2012

Tullow May Sell Ugandan Crude To Local Market In 2012  The Wall Street Journal, March 14, 2012

Uganda not worried by proposed South Sudan-Lamu pipeline  The East African, 12-18 March, 201

Tullow Says Investments In Uganda Oil Sector Has Hit $1 billion  The Wall Street Journal, February 28, 2012

Uganda refinery bid mulled  The China Daily, February 23, 2012

Key unresolved issues threaten Uganda oil find   The East African, February 18, 2012

Total, Cnooc, join Tullow in Uganda oil project  The Wall Street Journal, February 21,2012

Uganda tables long-awaited oil law  Reuters, February 9, 2012.

Uganda says oil could start flowing in a year  Reuters, February 5, 2011

Markets wipe over €1bn from Tullow after production delays  The Independent (Ireland), January 19, 2012 

Tullow accused of acts of bribery in Uganda  The Irish Times, October 14, 2011

Uganda welcomes oil but fears graft it attracts  The New York Times, November 26, 2011

Uganda: Parliament Votes to Halt New Oil Ventures The New York Times, October 11, 2011

Tullow’s shares surge after firm says Uganda oil deal nearly done The Independent (Ireland), August 25, 2012

Uganda, Rwanda stop Tamoil pipeline contract  The East African, August 20, 2011

Uganda plans key African refinery Financial times July 21, 2011

Tullow hits oil in two more wells in Albertine rift The East African, June 19, 2011

Heritage launches case against Uganda Financial Times, May 17 2011

Oil firms at odds with Uganda over production rates The East African, May 22, 2011

Tullow sues Heritage over Uganda tax bill  Financial Times, April 18, 2011

Kenya-Uganda oil pipeline project at stake The East African, April 25, 2011

CNOOC to acquire exploration areas in Uganda  The China Daily, March 31, 2011

Tullow Sells Stakes in Ugandan Project to Total and Cnooc The New York Times, March 30, 2011

Tullow faces further Uganda tax dispute Financial Times, March 30, 2011

Mixed bag of fortunes for Tullow oil: as it exits DRC, it gets a deal on tax The East African, March 21, 2011

Transparency will ensure Ugandans benefit from their oil The Guardian, March 11, 2011

Tullow eyes local suppliers in oil production bid The East African,  January 24, 2011

Experts punch holes in proposed oil law, Energy Minister stays defiant The East African, November  8, 2010

Swiss study urges Uganda to build oil refinery The East African, October 19, 2010

Tullow Oil misses out on Uganda licence Financial Times, August 27, 2010

Tullow to start $10bn Uganda development  Financial Times, July 27, 2010

Tullow names investors for Ugandan assets The Financial Times, March 10, 2010

Heritage Oil gains permission for asset sale Financial Times, July 7, 2010

Oil extraction will ruin Uganda’s environment The East African, June 28, 2010

Uganda Firm on $360m Heritage Oil tax bill Financial Times, June 17, 2010

Tullow far from earning petrodollars for Uganda and EA The East African, May 31, 2010

Tullow looks to China and Total after Heritage Ugandan deal The Guardian, February 8, 2010

 Setback for Tullow over Uganda oil The Financial Times, January 21, 2010

Uganda Oil contracts give little cause for optimism The Guardian, January 18, 2010

Great Expectations in Uganda over oil discovery The Guardian, December 2, 2009

Tullow eyes block on Heritage asset sale The Financial Times, December 21, 2009

Uganda wildlife body protest on drilling in park Reuters, October 8, 2009

Cost of two-way pipeline triples to $250m The East African, October 12, 2009

Uganda Oil Find Stirs Hope and Conflict  The New York Times, September 29, 2009

Tension in Bunyoro over oil money The East African, August 25, 2010

Oil find sparks new hope for Uganda’s people The Guardian, August 25, 2009

Refined or Crude? Battle for Uganda oil turns murkier The East African, July 13, 2009

Heritage Oil and Genel Energy unveil $6bn merger The Financial Times, June 9, 2009

Uganda’s oil quest seen as threat to biodiversity Reuters, June 18, 2009

Big Oil’s grip on Uganda begins to slip with Museveni-Tehran deal The East African, May 25, 2009

Tullow Oil makes Uganda find Reuters, May 6, 2009

Bunyoro hopes of oil wealth rise as colonial treaty is found The East African, April 19, 2009

Uganda field reserves justify export plan Reuters, March 11, 2009

Discoveries fuel EA’s hopes of riches The East African, March 20, 2009

Heritage and Tullow expand oil discovery The Financial Times, January 13, 2009

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