UGANDA, PROCESS TO REVIEW THE MINING POLICY, LAW AND TAXATION
The Ministry of energy and Mineral Development (MEMD) is in the process of reviewing the mining legislation. A 3 days consultative workshop to review the Mineral Policy,Law and taxation was held at Speke Resort Munyonyo, Kampala Uganda on 16th to 18th July 2014. Another conference for all stakeholders will be communicated soon.
With technical Assistance and support of the World Bank, the Ministry has compiled the views of selected Ministries and Government agencies and those of the Industry, Civil Society and other Stakeholders in form of a Draft Green Paper for the Minerals and Mining Policy for Uganda. The revised document will then be put on the MEMD website for public comments.
2ND UGANDA MINING, ENERGY AND OIL & GAS CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION (UMEC 2015)
The 2nd edition Uganda Mining, Energy and oil & gas Conference and exhibition (UMEC), is re-scheduled to next year 20th to 21st May, 2015 at Serena Hotel Kampala, Uganda. The Conference is being organised by the Government of Uganda through the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development in collaboration with AME Trade Ltd.
Please visit www.umec-uganda.com for up-dates.
3RD MINERAL WEALTH CONFERENCE (MWC2014)
Uganda chamber of Mines and Petroleum in partnership with the Ministry of Energy & Mineral Development is organizing the 3rd Mineral Wealth Conference (MWC2014) scheduled for 1st and 2nd of October 2014 at the Kampala Sheraton Hotel. The Theme of the Conference is “Uganda's Transformation: "A New Era in Mining"”.
Visit www.ucmp.ug for more details.