Middle East Economic Survey
Woodside Says Oil Operations Continue Despite Coup
Australias Woodside Petroleum, the key operator in Mauritanias fledgling oil and gas industry, said on 4 August that it would engage in talks with the military junta that overthrew the government of President Maaoya Sid Ahmad Ould Taya on 3 August. In the meantime, the companys operations are continuing. Woodside is operator of several offshore blocks including PSC Area A, PSC...