Region: Senegal

Miner takes Senegalese tax dispute to ICC

Canada’s Barrick Gold has launched an ICC claim against Senegal after it was hit with a US$208 million capital gains tax bill.

05 May 2021

Senegalese state entity defeats electricity claim

Senegal’s state electricity company has defeated a US$258 million ICC claim by a US supplier over an aborted power plant project.

11 May 2020

Australian energy companies settle Senegal oilfield dispute

Australia's Woodside Petroleum and FAR have settled an ICC arbitration over a stake in a US$4.2 billion oil project in Senegalese waters, after the tribunal issued an award in favour of Woodside last month.

30 March 2020

ICC panel decides Australian battle over Senegal oilfield

An ICC tribunal has ruled in favour of Perth-based Woodside Petroleum in a dispute over its purchase of a stake in a US$4.2 billion oil project in Senegalese waters.

14 February 2020

La Chambre de Commerce d’Industrie et d’Agriculture de Dakar

28 January 2020

La Chambre de Commerce d’Industrie et d’Agriculture de Dakar

04 January 2019

Senegal hit with threatened claim over offshore oil blocks

African Petroleum has made good on its threat to file an ICSID claim against Senegal over two offshore oil blocks, as three claims it is already pursuing against the Gambia progress in consolidated form.

25 June 2018

Claim filed over Senegal oil field

CORRECTED. A newly discovered oil field off Senegal’s coast is the focus of a new ICC arbitration between two Australian partners in the project.

20 June 2017

La Chambre de Commerce d’Industrie et d’Agriculture de Dakar

Featured in Guide to Regional Arbitration (volume 5 - 2017)

03 November 2016

La Chambre de Commerce d’Industrie et d’Agriculture de Dakar

Featured in Guide to Regional Arbitration (volume 6 - 2018)

03 November 2016

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