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NOC, UAE discuss Cooperation on Libya

National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman Eng. Mustafa Sanalla met with His Excellency Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, United Arab Emirates Minister of State and Group CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) in London last week. The two parties discussed mutual cooperation and the international community’s approach to Libya, including the protection of […]

Sirte Oil Company resumes Gas Field Development

Sirte Oil Company (SOC), responsible for the exploration and production of oil and gas, has resumed development drilling activity in the Sahl field at well No. O23-6, following a four-year hiatus as a result of the local security situation during this period. SOC deployed the ‘APHRON’ drilling technique on this well, under the supervision of […]

NOC warns of Lack of Security at Zawiya Refinery

The National Oil Corporation’s (NOC) board of directors has alerted the Petroleum Facilities Guard (PFG) and competent authorities regarding the recent lack of protection and security at the Zawiya refinery. The NOC board warned that any continuation or failure to address this situation, to ensure staff and site protection and increase security, will affect ongoing […]

NOC and Gazprom discuss Cooperation

National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman, Mustafa Sanalla, met Mr Sergey Tumanov, Managing Director of Gazprom International, on the sidelines of the Russian Energy Week conference in Moscow, to discuss joint co-operation between the two companies. Mr Tumanov provided an update on Gazprom’s planned exploration activities in Libya; to be reactivated via its 2007 exploration and […]

Libyan British Business Council mission to Tunis

LBBC Mission to Tunis, 22-24 October 2018 The Libyan British Business Council members’ mission to Tunis later this month offers an opportunity to generate increased Trade and Investment between our two countries. Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed Maiteeg will speak to the opening session of the 23 October Conference, addressing LBBC member companies and our Libyan […]

OMV, NOC open Renewable Energy Lab in Jikharra

The National Oil Corporation (NOC) and Austria’s OMV have installed and equipped an integrated laboratory and workshop for Renewable and Sustainable Energy studies at the Higher Institute for Energy in Jikharra, as part of the companies’ sustainable development programme in the Wahat region. Mr. Adel Bin Qabaliyeh, NOC’s sustainable development specialist, declared the renewable energy […]

NOC discusses Cooperation with Russia’s Rosgeo

National Oil Corporation (NOC) chairman Mustafa Sanalla has met with Mr Roman Panov, Chairman and CEO of Rosgeo, on the sidelines of the Russian Energy Week conference, to discuss areas of possible cooperation between the two companies. Mr Panov outlined Rosgeo’s oil service capabilities and drilling equipment at their disposal, including light equipment used for […]

Eni, BP, NOC sign Deal to Resume Libyan Exploration

National Oil Corporation (NOC) Chairman, Mustafa Sanalla, BP Group Chief Executive, Bob Dudley, and Eni CEO, Claudio Descalzi, signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) in London today which will launch the process for Eni to acquire a 42.5% stake in BP’s Exploration and Production Sharing Agreement (EPSA) in Libya, with an aim to boost in-country […]