According to the decree, UPDA
will be headed by a CEO with the rank of undersecretary, who will head the Human and Financial Resources Directorate, and the Studies and Strategic Planning Directorate.
However, the UPDA has not been given responsibility for the settlements and communities grown up around QP-controlled areas, such as the onshore Dukhan oilfield, Messai'eed port and Ras Laffan industrial city.
The UPDA masterplan will support Qatar's National Vision 2030, which was approved in June 2008.
As such, Filipino engineers could not register with the UPDA because all of them underwent only 10 years of basic education, and the Qatari authorities have only issued a two-year diploma equivalency for engineering degrees earned in Philippine higher education institutions (HEIs)," Baldoz continued.
Engineers and other professionals cannot work in Qatar if they are unable to register with UPDA.
We can now make immediate payment for the oil we purchase," indicated UPDA
CEO Tim Brink.
The partnership, which is expected to be implemented immediately upon conclusion of negotiations, will provide the UPDA
fields with additional production personnel and capital improvements.
5 million MCF of natural gas," reports UPDA
CEO Tim Brink.
It is our intention from this point to return UPDA
to its commitment to corporate transparency and accountability," continued Chairman Brink.
Over the past year, UPDA
has focused its efforts on building a group of companies that allowed it to become an integrated oil and gas company.
Since that time, UPDA
has established Aztec Well Services, Inc.
The Aztec field personnel in Kansas have enthusiastically accepted responsibility to complete this expansion program," reports Kamal Abdallah, Chairman and CEO of Heartland as well as UPDA
, the parent corporation of both Aztec and Heartland.