Tanzania's Natural Gas Pipeline Plans Grow

The government has secured a loan from China to build a pipeline that will boost the development of the natural gas sector.

The Tanzanian government plans to build a pipeline to carry natural gas to Dar es Salaam.

  • Tanzania:  Win-Win Wanted in Gas Deals

    Tanzania Daily News, 11 September 2012

    A PROPOSAL has been floated that all licences on oil and gas exploration should be suspended for at least ten years to enable the country develop internal capacity to handle this ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Natural Gas Industry Will Fuel Economic Development

    Tanzania Daily News, 19 August 2012

    Tanzania is a blessed country with natural resources which could make any developing country green with envy and the discovery of natural gas is one example of the richness of the ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Asking Questions About Oil and Gas (analysis)

    African Arguments, 13 August 2012

    In July this year the China-Africa Ministerial Conference in Beijing took place. Forty-nine African countries and China agreed the fortunes of oil and natural gas extraction in ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Tanzania Plans to Raise Gas Royalty

    East African Business Week, 6 August 2012

    The government is expected to raise gas royalty from the current 12.5% to an unspecified level as more oil and gas exploration companies are eying for more exploration in the ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Gas Holds Promise for Poverty Reduction - Economists

    Tanzania Daily News, 31 July 2012

    AS the country prepares for a vibrant gas regime, economists have advised that government should prepare to connect its gas policies and master plan to poverty reduction ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Who Will Benefit From Oil and Gas?

    ThinkAfricaPress, 24 July 2012

    In the small village of Mikindani on the south-eastern coast of Tanzania, World Bank-funded roads sit alongside shattered coral from dynamite fishing and poor sewerage facilities. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Local Gas Stock to Last 100 Years

    Tanzania Daily News, 23 July 2012

    NATURAL gas that was recently found in the country will last for more than 100 years, Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC) Senior Research and Project Development ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Country to Reign in Natural Gas Production

    Tanzania Daily News, 30 January 2012

    TANZANIA has good prospects of becoming a major producer of natural gas by the end of a decade, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF). read more »

  • Tanzania:  Huge Gas Deposits Found

    The Monitor, 28 January 2012

    The Tanzanian government has started working on strategies to prepare the economy to accommodate huge investments in the natural gas sector in anticipation of major commercial ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Oil, Gas Exploration Firm Surrenders Oil Production Deal

    Tanzania Daily News, 26 January 2012

    BERMUDA-BASED Dominion Petroleum has relinquished an oil production sharing agreement it had signed with Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation over a decade ago, as the firm ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Wise Choices Needed After Gas Discovery

    The Citizen, 25 January 2012

    The government has confirmed that the country has large gas reserves that could attract investments worth billions of dollars in the next five years. read more »