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Uganda to shortlist companies in bid round
The Ministry of Energy and Minerals has received 17 valid applications to prequalify for its licensing round for six blocks in the Albertine Graben. A 1 July statement said the bids would be evaluated and qualified companies would be announced on 10 August. The government will issue bid documents and the model production-sharing agreement to qualified applicants on 20 August. The applicants will then be invited to lodge their bids following a mandatory visit to the data room at the Directorate of Petroleum in Entebbe.
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