Aramco

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Gas production from an Aramco shale gas project is set to begin in 2017. The Dhahran-based company completed shale gas wells in 2011 in the Jawf and Northern Borders Provinces, as well as areas near Midyan Field and Jalamid Field. One of the…

Aramco and Kuwait Gulf Oil Company are resuming oil production from the Khafji Field in the Saudi Arabia-Kuwait Neutral Zone in the Persian Gulf. The restored output from Khafji Field is expected to be between 280 Mbbl and 300 Mbbl per day once…

Dhahran-based Saudi Aramco has announced new onshore field discoveries - one in the eastern portion of Rub al Khali (Maqam) Field and one east of Ghawar Field. According to a ministry spokesman, the company has also made two nonassociated gas…

Aramco has begun an exploration campaign to explore and quantify unconventional gas deposits in Saudi Arabia. According to the Dhahran-based company, the three most promising areas are in the Al-Hudud ash Shamaliyah (Northern Border) Province at…

Aramco is expanding its Shaybah Field in Saudi Arabia's Rub al-Khali (Empty Quarter) to increase its production capacity for oil and natural gas liquids. The Dhahran-based company reported that the expansion project involves an increase in…

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Prince must balance production restraint against the need for more revenue.