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Mobil Enters Qatar Gas Scene

Mobil Corp. of the US has acquired equity interests in two liquefied naturalgas (LNG) ventures in Qatar, giving a big impetus to that country's ambitiousplans to become a major exporter of LNG by the end of the decade. This was confirmed by Dr. 'Issa Ghanim al-Kawari, Qatar's Minister for Diwan Amiri Affairsand Acting Chairman of Qatargas, who welcomed Mobil's involvement in the programto utilize the huge reserves of Qatar's North...