Exploration & Production

Sabah Law Society offers assistance in Malaysian reserve claims case

The Sabah Law Society is offering to assist Sabah state if it wishes to intervene in a legal case between Sarawak and Petronas
By Staff reporter 11 June 2018 0 31246

The Sabah Law Society is offering to assist the government of Malaysia’s Sabah state if it wishes to intervene in a legal case between the Sarawak state government and Petronas over claims to the region’s oil and gas, according to Free Malaysia Today.

Sarawak has sought greater control over its upstream oil and gas sector, but Petronas has resisted, seeking a court declaration saying it is the exclusive owner of all of Malaysia’s upstream oil and gas...