Board meeting of Mari Petroleum Company Limited will be held on August 12, 2015

Karachi: Mari Petroleum Company Limited informed Karachi Stock Exchange that board of directors meeting of the company will be held on August 12, 2015 at Islamabad. The agenda of the meeting is to review and approve Financial Statements for year ended June 30, 2015.

Further, the Company has declared Close Period from August 05, 2015 to August 12, 2015.

Mari Petroleum Company Limited is an exploration and production company operating at Daharki, District Ghotki, Sindh. The field is approximately 96 kilometers North of Sukkur.

Esso Eastern Inc. discovered this field in 1957 with the drilling of first well – Mari X-1. The field was brought on production in 1967. The company is also joint venture partner in two exploration blocks (Kohlu & Kalchas) in Balochistan, two exploration blocks (Kohat & Bannu West) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, one block (Zindan) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa / Punjab and one block (Hala) in Sindh. Moreover, the company is also joint venture partner in block 43B with 25% working interest in Oman.

The symbol “MARI” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Mari Petroleum Company Limited.