Counselor Jiang Jiqing of the Chinese Embassy in Uganda attended the commencement ceremony of CNOOC Project upon invitation

2022-07-28 0 By

The commercial counselor of the Chinese Embassy in Uganda, Jiang Jiqing, was invited to attend the commencement ceremony of the cnooc Kingfisher Oil Field pre-drilling project.The ceremony was attended by nearly 200 representatives from The Ukrainian Parliament, the Environmental Protection Bureau and other government departments, project contractors, supervisors, partners, local governments and local communities.In her speech, Counselor Jiang Jiqing said that the upstream project of Lake Albert invested by CNOOC is China’s largest investment project in Uzbekistan, which is of great significance to deepening china-Uzbekistan and China-africa cooperation, promoting the Construction of the Belt and Road initiative and international energy cooperation.The construction and operation of the oil fields in Lake Albert will create more than 20,000 local jobs, accelerate the training of local oil and gas talents and vocational skills, increase the income of residents, and contribute to the social and economic transformation of Ukraine.We believe that the Ugandan government and oilfield communities will provide a favorable investment environment for Chinese investors. We also hope that CNOOC will actively fulfill its social responsibilities and build a harmonious family with local communities.In his speech, Mr. Nankabirwa, Minister of Uneng Mining, spoke highly of cnooc Uganda’s active introduction of local resources in project construction, stressing that this is of great significance to the economic and social development of Ukraine.The Government will work closely with investors in the fields to ensure sustainable oil and gas production and expects the first oil to arrive as scheduled in 2025.The ceremony was reported live by Ukrainian state TELEVISION, Urban TV, New Landscape and other local mainstream media.Source: Gonggong Daily – international channel of gonggong network