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Bahrain’s oil minister told reporters on May 16 that his country has yet to take a decision on its 80-billion-barrel offshore shale oil discovery in spite of higher oil prices. Due to the requirement of foreign consultations for this project, this has caused the process of development to be delayed. The oil ministry planned to develop the refineries within a period of five years with the support of international oil companies, but progress has been limited.

Bahrain still evaluating giant shale oil discovery despite high oil prices: minister | S&P Global Commodity Insights

Bahrain’s oil minister told reporters on May 16 that his country has yet to take a decision on its 80-billion-barrel offshore shale oil discovery in spite of higher oil prices. Due to the requirement of foreign consultations for this project, this has caused the process of development to be delayed. The oil ministry planned to develop the refineries within a period of five years with the support of international oil companies, but progress has been limited.

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