Oil Minister Adel Abdel Mahdi [Adil Abd Al-Mahdi] met on Monday with Hans Nijkamp, the head of Shell in Iraq. and his entourage.
The meeting was also attended by the deputy oil ministers, the directors general of the ministry, and representatives from the Basra Gas Company (BGC).
The Minister said that Iraq is keen to strengthen relations with major global companies such as Shell, as well as expanding the horizons of cooperation in the oil and energy sectors, and developing the gas industry.
(Source: Ministry of Oil)