Period of oil-related tenders extended [Archives:2005/825/Local News]

March 17 2005

Nabeel Saleh al-Qawsi, President of the Oil Exploration and Production Authority, declared that the period allowed for companies to enter in the second international tender for the open blocs has been extended to April 15.

He added that this was agreed to by the Minister of Oil and Minerals to allow international companies sufficient time to apply for the tenders.