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Saudi Arabia

Saudi Cabinet Mandates Nazer To Pursue Talks With Japan's AOC On NeutralZone Concession Renewal

According to the official Saudi Press Agency (SPA), the Saudi cabinet at itssession on 30 May mandated Saudi Oil Minister Hisham Nazer to pursue discussionswith the majority Japanese-owned Arabian Oil Company (AOC) concerning therenewal of its concession covering the Saudi half share of the offshore portionof the (now partitioned) Neutral Zone between Saudi...