Syria Signs Qubibe Field Redevelopment Project With CNPC
The Syrian Petroleum Company signed an improved oil recovery (IOR) agreement for the Qubibe field with China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) on 3 March. The award, one of three redevelopment projects, was originally made in 2002 (MEES, 27 January). Syria is expected to announce the results of a fresh tender for 12 blocks by May. According to a report in al-Hayat on 4 March, the contract will involve...