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
OMV looking for opportunities
Johann Pleininger, deputy chairman and member of the OMV Executive Board Responsible for Upstream (Exploration & Production) spoke exclusively to Pipeline Magazine’s Julian Walker about the Austrian firm’s Middle East ambitions and opportunities it sees i......
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.
Rosneft to invest $400 mln in Kurdish upstream projects
Rosneft said it has agreed with the Kurdistan Regional Government to invest up to US$400 million in five production blocks despite clashes between Iraqi government and Kurdi troops which has seen Iraq recapture Kirkuk oilfields.
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......