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With new crown prince in place, Kuwaiti leaders turn focus to domestic challenges

The new leadership team of Emir Sheikh Nawaf and Crown Prince Sheikh Meshaal are likely to lean on their law and order backgrounds as they attempt to guide the country through a fiscal squeeze while trying to maintain a sense of national unity.

Issue 1112 - 15 October 2020


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NOCs well adapted to new realities as Big Oil opts for low carbon

Announcing job losses and investment cutbacks, many of Big Oil’s flagship companies have been making dramatic announcements of changes in strategic direction. This is most marked among European majors BP, Eni, Royal Dutch Shell and Total, if not by their US peers ExxonMobil and Chevron Corporation; it suggests that many industry leaders now see their futures as diversified energy companies, rather than old-style international oil companies (IOCs).

Issue 1112 - 15 October 2020

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