Major Energy Conference in September [Archives:1998/12/Front Page]

March 23 1998

The Ministry of Oil and Mineral Resources is planning for a major media event, come September 1998. According to Mr. Abdullah Bishre, Director-General of Media and Information at the Ministry. Dubbed as the First Oil and Gas International Conference in Yemen, the event will bring together a large number of international companies. “We plan to prepare packages about prospects in Yemen in the hope of interesting investors in this field,” Mr. Bishre said.

The Minister of Oil and Mineral Resources, Mr. Mohammed Al-Khadim Al-Wajeeh, has established a preparatory committee for this purpose. “The Ministry is going about this event in a professional and thorough way,” he indicated. A consultant firm, MEDIC, has been contracted to help out.