MOL takes upstream aspirations to Kurdistan and beyond
Emran Hussain speaks exclusively with Alexander Dodds, MOL’s executive vice president for exploration and production on the company’s greater regional aspirations and why all bets are off on predicting what the new normal is for oil prices
KBC moving onwards and upwards
Pipeline Magazine speaks exclusively with Ian Godden, non-executive chairman of the Board at KBC Advanced Technologies, who is tasked with upgrading the company worldwide and revitalising its presence in the Middle East and North Africa.
Emiratis aiming higher
The UAE has ambitious growth targets for 2020 and the country’s crude output hit a record high last year. The Gulf State is also seen as one of the few reliable sources of incremental crude supplies in the region, writes Richard Mallinson Geopolitical Ana......
Upstream players cautiously optimistic about 2017: Wood Mackenzie
Upstream companies may be quietly optimistic about the outlook for 2017, but many remain cautious. Wood Mackenzie’s analysis of the 2017 guidance issued during the Q4 reporting season indicates that approaches to capital expenditure and production targets......