Executive Interviews

SGX mirrors the evolution of Singapore’s economy, and this is particularly the case given Singapore’s role as a global commodity trading hub and international financial centre. SGX plays an integral role in sustaining many aspects that continue to attract O&G players to this market, including the financial and trading.
I entered the industry from a pretty unusual route having commenced my career as a pilot first in the RAF and then with Bristow Helicopters in the early stages of the North Sea oil boom. I joined BP in the early eighties as the company’s aircraft operations superintendent and diversified into the oil industry proper from there.
Oil and gas operators are feeling the pressure of cost-reduction, regulatory liability and environmental impact in their operations. Among these challenges, management of solid drilling waste is a top consideration.
ORLEN Upstream Canada (OUC) is a subsidiary of PKN ORLEN, an integrated oil and gas company based in Poland. PKN ORLEN is the largest oil company in Central and Eastern Europe, has almost 2,700 gas stations, 600 mbopd of refining capacity, and has investments in petrochemical, upstream and energy.
Currently the MPRDA Amendment Bill (MPRDA Amendment) has been referred back to the South African National Assembly by President Jacob Zuma. The Amendment Bill has been sitting on President Jacob Zuma’s desk for almost 2 years after being approved by the National Council of Provinces in March 2014 and sent to him in final form for his assent.


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