The meeting addressed the status of the Nord Stream 2 project as well as possibilities of an asset swap and oil supplies to OMV
from the Gazprom Group portfolio.
Adnoc and OMV
signed a joint collaboration and secondment agreement to establish a framework for mutual assistance in certain areas.
Stronger technical cooperation in potential field developments in Iran by using new or existing technology" are on the company's future agenda in cooperating with its Iranian counterparts, Stephan Hannke, head of Petroleum Engineering for the Middle East and Caspian Area in OMV
, told the Research Institute of Petroleum Industry's (RIPI) Public Relations Office.
owns leading fuel-retailer Petrol Ofisi (PO) in Turkey and a gas power plant in the country's Black Sea province of Samsun.
has reduced the number of its executives to four.
According to a media statement of the company, as cited by TASS, talks between OMV
and Gazprom are ongoing.
In late March 2006, OMV
made an oil and gas find in its 1,992 sq km Jenein-Sud block in the Ghadames Basin, 700 km south of Tunis.
is also scaling back on downstream activities such as filling stations and refineries in a difficult European market for gas, which is struggling to compete with heavily subsidised renewable energy sources and cheap coal.
The discovery is in the Murzuq basin, 800 kilometres south of Tripoli, OMV
said on Monday.
On this occasion, OMV
also signed the Development and Production Lease Agreement for Latif Gas field.
Output from Libya, recovering from the turmoil of civil unrest, helped OMV
boost production to 299,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boed) in the first quarter from 289,000 in the previous quarter, OMV
had said last month.
The Austrian government has dismissed Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund IPIC's request for permission to raise its stake in energy group OMV
to at least 25 percent, the economy ministry in Vienna said.