Oil and gas exploration, development and production company, Circle Oil, has announced the appointment of Professor Chris Green as its CEO. Professor Green initially joined Circle as a non-executive director in September 2005.
King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia, custodian of the two holy mosques, has ordered a halt to oil exploration operations to save hydrocarbon wealth for future generations, the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported recently.
Apache Corporation has announced that Egypt's Ministry of Petroleum has finalised the extension of the Khalda Offset and East Bahariya concessions in the Western Desert. The extensions will permit Apache to continue its exploration program across approximately 1.5mn acres.