Petroliam Nasional Bhd (Petronas) is consideringoil well explorations off the shores of Sri Lanka, possibly nearthe Palk Straits and the Mannar Basin bordering India and theisland state.
It is learnt that the government of Sri Lanka has invitedPetronas, through the Malaysian government, to study and reviewthe possibly of working together in exploiting oil and gas (O&G)resources in the straits and the Mannar basin.
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