Directorate of Petroleum

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Government suspends negotiations with Rostec Global Resources (RTGR) Consortium for the role of Lead Investor for the Uganda Refinery Project and draws the Bid Bond.

  • Refinery infrastructure

    KAMPALA, July 01, 2016 - The Government of Uganda has halted negotiations with Rostec Global Resources (RTGR) led Consortium of Russia for the selection of the lead Investor of the Uganda Refinery Project.

    The Government team had shortlisted two bidders namely RTGR which was ranked as number…

Government of Uganda receives seven bidders for the First Licensing Round

  • Licensing round roadshow

    Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has received sevenbidders for the blocks in Albertine Graben which were put up for licensing. The deadline for submission was 26th February 2016. 

    The firms that submitted bids are: 

    Armour Energy Limited of Australia, WalterSmith Petroman Oil Limited of…