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Ugandan Government Scraps Taxes on Oil, Gas, Mining Exploration

Ugandan Government Scraps Taxes on Oil, Gas, Mining Exploration My comments While on the face of it this move makes sense, I hope there is a balance to ensure that … Continue reading

April 29, 2015 · 1 Comment

Watch “Featured Documentary – Crude harvest: Selling Mex…” on YouTube

Featured Documentary – Crude harvest: Selling Mex…: http://youtu.be/MJ0vgVm1YLg [YouTube = http://youtu.be/MJ0vgVm1YLg%5D

January 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Saudi Oil Minister Will Not Cut Oil Production

http://uk.businessinsider.com/r-saudis-naimi-says-opec-will-not-cut-output-however-far-oil-falls-mees-2014-12 With the oil shortages Malawi has experienced in the past( and here it must be said that the shortage was caused by donors withdrawal of budget support), if the … Continue reading

December 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

After suspension of oil and gas exploration licences in Malawi what happens now?

Anglo American Corporation was founded in Johannesburg in 1917 with £1 million (what today would have been £75 million, adjusting for inflation according to one inflation calculator). It has since … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

The IMF and the WORLD BANK: Puppets of the Neoliberal Onslaught

If you thought my article the other day about why I oppose drilling for oil on lake Malawi was unbalanced or not well thought through, this article titled The IMF and … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · 2 Comments

The real reason why I oppose drilling for oil on lake Malawi

Whatever you choose to believe, here is one hypothesis you must seriously consider; That a nation that does not own its natural resources is not independent at all. That instead, … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 4 Comments

Global 100 Voices: No 6

My next guest is a good friend who I have known for just over 13 years now. He’s a Malawian businessman who currently is the manager of Phalombe Hardware in … Continue reading

August 19, 2013 · 2 Comments