Geography Influences Operators' Name Changes in Libya

Libya's National Oil Corp.(NOC) announced that four oil companies operating in the North African country have changed their names. The new names are derived from geographical sites in Libya and are as follows:

Old name		New name
Repsol Oil Operations	Akakus Oil Operations
Veba Oil Operations	Al-Harouj Oil Operations
Eni Gas			Mellitah Gas
Total Oil		Al-Mabrouk Oil

NOC said that legal procedures associated with the changes are in progress.