PM meets with BP officials; BP to make an announcement Thursday afternoon

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 09:15

Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley and the Minister Stuart Young have met with members of the BP executive team for an update on BP's proposed investment in T&T.

The BP team was led by Bernard Looney, BP Upstream Chief Executive Officer and included Andy Hopwood, BP Executive Vice-President, chief operating officer, strategy and regions, Upstream; Norman Christie, Regional President, BPTT and Giselle Thompson, Vice President Corporate Operations, BPTT.

The meeting took place at the Diplomatic Centre, La Fantasie St Ann’s. 

A statement by the Office of the Prime Minister said that numerous matters were discussed with the agreement that the government would continue communicating with BP for the further development of the energy sector of Trinidad and Tobago.

The BP executive team along with the Minister of Energy and Energy Affairs Franklin Khan, is expected to make their public announcement this afternoon at 2pm.