Pre-Event Workshop

Pre-event Workshop

Workshop on Mozambique Oil & Gas and Mining Sectors:

Regulatory & Compliance

MMEC 2018

A special workshop sponsored by:

Workshop Programme

Date: 24.04.18

Schedule

08:30 – 09:00Arrival of participants and registrations

09:00 – 10:00First presentation:

Key legal issues in the Oil & Gas sector including;

  • General overview of the legal framework;
  • Key amendments introduced by the 2015 Model EPCC; and
  • An overview on the procurement regime: from rights to obligations, local content, licensing and compliance requirements for services companies.


Speaker: Leonardo Nhavoto, Attorney & Senior Consultant, SAL & Caldeira Advogados

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee & Networking Break

10:30 – 11:30 Second presentation:

Key legal issues in the Mining sector including;

  • General overview of the legal framework;
  • Transfer of mining rights and participation interests’ procedures, operatorship, partnerships, and requirements and obligations for operations; and
  • An overview on the procurement regime: from rights to obligations, local content, licensing and compliance requirements for services companies.

Speakers: Shipeni Thovela, Attorney & Consultant, SAL & Caldeira Advogados

                 Leopoldo de Amaral, Attorney & Partner, SAL & Caldeira Advogados

11:30 ­– 12:30 – First Q & A´s Session

Open session for Q&A´s ref. the two first presentations – with a panel composed of the 3 Speakers (Messrs. Leonardo Nhavoto, Shipeni Thovela & Leopoldo de Amaral).

 

12:30 – 14:00 – Lunch & Networking Break

14:00 – 15:30 – Open session for Q&A´s ref. frequently asked questions related to Commercial, Tax and Labour matters applicable to Oil & Gas and Mining Activities in Mozambique – with a panel composed of Senior Consultants specialized in the relevant subjects. Including

Vanessa Chiponde, Jurist/Manager: Commercial: incorporation of companies, JV´s and corporate governance related questions;

Tânia Cristina dos Anjos Santhim, Senior Consultant, the Tax Practice Group: : Tax: main tax obligations;

Marla Mandlate, Partner/Lawyer: Foreign Exchange: import of funds and repatriation of capital, revenues and dividends; and

Gimina Mahuman, Lawyer and Sara Mazoio, Lawyer: Labour and Immigration: workers dismissal and hiring of foreign employees.

15:30 – End of Session/ Closing Remarks

 

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