Iraqi oil minister, Total CEO discuss Akkas, Mansuriya gas fields

Total's participation in associated gas investment projects in oilfields, refining sector, petrochemical industries also discussed

  
Image used for illustrative purpose. A worker stands at the gas field of Siba in Basra , Iraq April 25, 2018.

Image used for illustrative purpose. A worker stands at the gas field of Siba in Basra , Iraq April 25, 2018.

REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani

CAIRO - Iraq's oil minister Ihsan Abdul Jabbar met the chief executive of Total, Patrick Pouyanne, and discussed Total's contribution to developing the Akkas and Mansuriya gas fields, the ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.

Abdul Jabbar and Pouyanne also discussed Total's participation in associated gas investment projects in oilfields, in the refining sector and petrochemical industries.

(Reporting by Samar Hassan and Ahmed Rasheed Editing by Peter Graff) ((Samar.Hassan@thomsonreuters.com;))

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