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New Tanzania mining laws dampen investors’ moods

New Tanzania mining laws dampen investors’ moods

Tanzania recently introduced regulatory changes for the mining sector, which appear to have dampened investor sentiment. These changes have not come about in isolation as a number of jurisdictions in Africa
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Uganda Chamber of Mines finalizes plan to host 7th Mineral Wealth Conference

Uganda Chamber of Mines finalizes plan to host 7th Mineral Wealth Conference

Uganda is set to host the 7th Annual Mineral Wealth conference starting from 2nd to 3rd October in Kampala. The Conference, under the theme “Eastern Africa: The continent’s next mining and
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Tembo Steels constructs largest Iron Ore Plant in Eastern Africa, 6000 jobs up for grabs

Tembo Steels constructs largest Iron Ore Plant in Eastern Africa, 6000 jobs up for grabs

Over-reliance on metal scraps and imported ingots for manufacturing steel products will soon be history in Uganda when Tembo Steels Uganda Limited completes a mega iron ore processing plant in
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French Ambassador cautions Uganda on oil money 

French Ambassador cautions Uganda on oil money 

The French Ambassador to Uganda, Stephanie Rivoal has said Uganda may not achieve very much from the Oil and gas sector if the government does not embrace transparency in the
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Phanes Group, an international end-to-end solar provider headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has announced the 2nd edition of its Solar Incubator program, aimed Solar Power Projects with substance to be rewarded in Kigali September 11, 2018 12:16 pm - Phanes Group, an international end-to-end solar provider headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has announced the 2nd edition of its Solar Incubator […]
Total E&P has unveiled the first batch of welding students to be trained as part of the welders training programme at Buhimba Technical Institute in Hoima. Total starts specialized training for 200 Ugandan welders September 7, 2018 7:49 pm - Total E&P has unveiled the first batch of welding students to be trained as part of the welders training programme […]
Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s biggest investor conference, access to Africa Oil Week on Thursday 8 November 2018.  Africa Oil Week 2018 announces partnership with SuperReturn Africa September 7, 2018 10:34 am - Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s […]
Australian Mining Firm, Jervois Mining Limited has applied for a prospecting license over the Kabanga nickel-cobalt deposit in the Kagera region of Tanzania. Australian miner applies to prospect Tanzania cobalt deposits August 28, 2018 12:25 pm - Australian Mining Firm, Jervois Mining Limited has applied for a prospecting license over the Kabanga nickel-cobalt deposit in the Kagera […]
The African Power Platform (APP) has been launched as a new initiative to connect Governmental and Private Stakeholders of the African power sector by creating a network where they can connect with ease. More than 600 million people in Africa lack electricity- Report August 24, 2018 12:49 pm - The African Power Platform (APP) has been launched as a new initiative to connect Governmental and Private Stakeholders of the […]
Uganda is expected to take part in the Africa Oil Week due in Cape Town from 5-9 November. Uganda confirms full participation at Africa Oil Week due in Cape Town August 24, 2018 11:20 am - Uganda is expected to take part in the Africa Oil Week 2018 due in Cape Town, South Africa from 5-9 […]
Tanzania to build  2100MW hydropower project in Selous Game Reserve Tanzania to build  2100MW hydropower project in Selous Game Reserve August 8, 2018 11:45 am - Tanzania has unveiled its plan to build a mega-hydropower plant inside Selous Game Reserve – one of the largest conserved […]
Uganda becomes the first African country to de-risk small and medium scale renewables Uganda becomes the first African country to de-risk small scale renewables July 27, 2018 1:50 pm - Uganda has become the first African country to sign an agreement with the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF), a joint […]
The project aims at providing environmental-friendly lighting devices to African Children to improve their reading time and help electricity deprived population in Africa. Hanergy kick-starts, ‘Lighting Africa’ project in Tanzania July 24, 2018 4:08 pm - Hanergy Thin-Film Power Group, a pioneering multinational clean energy company, launched the “Lighting Africa” project at its first stop Tanzania […]
Uganda continues to ready more welders for oil sector-220 outed Uganda outs 220 welders for oil sector, more still needed July 20, 2018 1:52 pm - A total  of 220 students have attained internationally recognized certificates in vocational studies under the Youth Employment Enhancement Project (YEEP) […]
Alaska Oil Production delayed July 6, 2018 11:31 am - BY EABW REPORTER WASHINGTON, USA- The first oil production from large discoveries at Alaska’s North Slope is delayed due to […]
Ethiopia starts oil production from Ogaden Basin Ethiopia starts oil production from Ogaden Basin July 4, 2018 4:07 pm - ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia- Chinese state-owned enterprise Poly Group is working with another Chinese company, Golden Concord Group, to develop oil […]
Burundi signs African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement Burundi signs African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement July 3, 2018 12:38 pm - Burundi signs African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement Burundi was among the latest African countries that signed the African Continental […]
Huawei Mobile Money: Best Innovation for Emerging Markets July 3, 2018 12:25 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA-  Huawei’s Mobile Money Solution has been named as the ‘Best Mobile Innovation for Emerging Markets’ […]
Huawei’s market share at 13% of the OT Software market valued at $16.3b July 3, 2018 12:00 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- In the latest annual Gartner Market Share Analysis for Communications Service Provider (CSP) Operational Technology¹, […]
How Africa can collaborate with its more developed peers July 3, 2018 11:25 am - By Michael Pittelkow NAIROBI, Kenya- According to the World Bank’s most recent report on Global Economic Prospects, despite the broad […]
European Union supports Uganda Eco Friendly efforts with 30M Euros Grant June 22, 2018 3:16 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- The European Union has earmarked 30million euros grant to support enterprises in Uganda that are […]
1050MW Lamu Power Project to use ultra-super technology June 22, 2018 1:57 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA NAIROBI, Kenya- Kenya needs a diverse energy mix to support its growth initiatives. The 1050MW Lamu power […]
Uganda yet to dispose of 40,000 barrels of tested crude June 8, 2018 3:14 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA-Uganda is still stuck with over 40,000 barrels of crude oil that was harvested during the […]
Hazardous Oil treatment plant operating below capacity May 31, 2018 1:56 pm - BY PAUL TENTENA KAMPALA, UGANDA- Nyamasoga Oil Waste Treatment Plant, that was constructed in Hoima District between April 2014 and […]