Total, Bahrain’s Tatweer sign MoU

02/05/2019 09:06 Energy


French supermajor Total and Bahrain’s Tatweer Petroleum Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in oil and gas exploration and liquified natural gas supplies, Kallanish Energy understands.

The two companies will share expertise and support on ongoing exploration and production activities in the unconventional Khalij Al-Bahrain Basin, discovered last year, estimated to hold 81.5 billion barrels of oil and 1.3 trillion cubic feet of associated gas.


The MoU also establishes training of Tatweer Petroleum staff for LNG trading and oil and gas activities. “At the occasion of the visit of His Majesty King Hamad to France, Total is very pleased to give a new impetus to its partnership with the Kingdom of Bahrain,” said Patrick Pouyanné, Total’s chairman and CEO, in a release.


“This agreement also targets developing cooperation in view of LNG supply for the benefit of the Kingdom of Bahrain,” he added


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