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Future Energy Potential in North-Africa and Middle East

January 28, 2013

PARIS and THE HAGUE, The Netherlands, January 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

10th Maghreb, Mediterranean, MidEast Upstream Conference 2013 in Paris

With oil prices and production still going up, North Africa and the Greater Middle
East remain the key anchor area in the world’s oil and energy markets and will continue to
shape the dynamics of the global upstream industry. Which new discoveries and production
developments, gas-LNG finds, state oil/gas policies and investment and expansion
opportunities are to be expected in the world’s richest hydrocarbon zones will be revealed
during the 10th Maghreb, Mediterranean, MidEast Upstream Conference 2013.

The conference will be hosted by Global Pacific & Partners on June 4th and 5th at the
L’Hotel du Collectionneur Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France. It brings together key
government officials, national oil companies and corporate as well as industry players.

They will focus on upstream oil and gas-LNG strategies, exploration and development
across North Africa and the Greater Middle East, strategies of corporate, government and
national oil companies and new players on the market. The program highlights presentations
about future exploration potential in Morocco, Mauritania, Jordan, Cyprus, Pakistan,
Tunisia, Lebanon and Libya. Dr Dexter Krol, New Business Development Manager of Shell
International E&P BV will focus on sustainable growth. Roberto Pirani, Chairman of White
Stream Pipeline Company Ltd, talks about the southern corridor to provide gas supply
diversification to the European Union.

Through its significant exploration and production plays, acreage leasing, investment
portfolio, hydrocarbon potential and joint venture interests, the Maghreb, Mediterranean &
MidEast oil, gas and energy landscape remains the key market of the global upstream

Prior to the conference the 10th MidEast-Mediterranean Strategy Briefing is held on
June 3rd, with presentations by Dr Duncan Clarke, chairman of Global Pacific & Partners.
He provides an in-depth examination of the upstream perspectives, oil and gas-LNG
strategies in exploration and development. Also Clarke will evaluate in-depth a range of
critical near-to-long term perspectives now in play, and destined to reshape over fifteen
key countries and the strategies of corporate, government and national oil companies, and
new players.

After the conference the 50th PetroAfricanus-PetroArabian Dinner takes place on the
evening of June 4th.

More information: http://www.petro21.com/events/?id=824#826

SOURCE Global Pacific & Partners

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