South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit Pays a Visit to CNPC

  • Aug 31, 2018
  • CNPC

On August 30, South Sudanese President Salva Kiir Mayardit, during his presence at the Beijing Summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), paid a visit to CNPC Headquarters and had talks with Wang Yilin about further deepening oil and gas cooperation.

Following the talks, Wang Yilin and South Sudan's Minister of Petroleum Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth signed the Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation between CNPC and South Sudan Ministry of Petroleum on behalf of the two sides. Under the MOU, CNPC and South Sudan’s Ministry of Petroleum will work together in a more pragmatic way to maintain production rate at Block 3/7, restore production at South Block 1/2/4, and provide technical support and staff training.