Prime Minister Rowley meets with BP Executives in Houston

Caption: Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley (c) held talks with senior executives from BP in Houston on March 29. He is joined by (from left) BpTT Regional President, Norman Christie; BP Upstream Chief Executive, Bernard Looney; Minister in the Office of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, the Honourable Stuart Young; and BP Chief Operating Officer Andy Hopwood. (Photo courtesy the Office of the Prime Minister)

March 30, 2017: Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Keith Rowley met with top executives from BP on March 29, 2017 at the JW Marriott, Downtown Houston in the first of a series of meetings with industry leaders in the energy sector.

Minister in the Office of the Attorney General and Legal Affairs and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister, the Honourable Stuart Young accompanied the Prime Minister. Representing the energy company were, BP Upstream Chief Executive Bernard Looney, bpTT Regional President Norman Christie and BP Chief Operating Officer Andy Hopwood.

The talks centered specifically around developing strategies for expanding the downstream industry, offshore development and BP’s continued commitment to investing in Trinidad and Tobago despite the challenges facing the economy.

BP Trinidad and Tobago (bpTT) is one of the leading oil and gas production companies in Trinidad and Tobago and has been operating here since 1961.

Prime Minister Rowley has expressed his commitment to charting the way forward towards ensuring the sustainability of the energy sector in Trinidad and Tobago.

The Prime Minister is expected to engage with senior executives from Shell on March 30, 2017.

 

 

 

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