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Aramco Board Approves Shaybah Field Development Plans

MEES understands that Aramco's board of directors approved the huge Shaybahoilfield development project during meetings held late last month in the US(MEES, 27 March). The Shaybah project, which envisages bringing the remote fieldonstream by the end of the decade at a cost of some $2.5bn, represents thelargest upstream development program pursued by Aramco since it launchedexpansion projects in the central,...