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Oil production, 1967-1968
This file is about the production of oil to be used as fuel and for the generation of power in Qatar.
Minister of State's visit to discuss withdrawal proposals, 1968
This file relates to the visit to Iran, the Gulf, and Saudi Arabia by the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Goronwy Roberts in January 1968.
UK trading prospects , 1967-1968
This file contains correspondence relating to: Consideration of the effect that the departure of British forces from the Gulf would have upon British commerce, including the views of African and Eastern (Near East) Limited Request by Claude Forester-Walker to meet Assistant Under Secretary of State at the Foreign Office T F Brenchley regarding British exports Need to update the introduction in the new edition of Hints to Businessmen Visiting Lower Gulf States Sharp decline in UK oil imports from Bahrain and Qatar in 1965 compared to 1964 Meeting between Viscount Brentford [Lancel
Sharjah oil concession, 1965 Jan 01 - 1965 Dec 31
This file contains correspondence relating to: Conversation between Ellis Head of Mecom Oil Company and the Ruler of Dubai Sheikh Rashid Bin Saeed Al Maktoum and Mecom's new locations in Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain Conversation between H G Balfour-Paul and Sheikh Rashid about the new Mecom location and whether it falls on the Sharjah or Dubai side of the border marked by J F Walker Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) projection map of tribal settlements in Al Gharif Letter from Balfour-Paul to Sheikh Rashid informing him of his authorisation of Mecom to proceed with their operat
Proposed common currency for Persian Gulf states, 1965
This file relates to the proposed common currency for the Gulf.
Dispute between Saudi Arabia and UK about Buraimi Oasis, 1965
This file relates to the dispute between Saudi Arabia and the UK over the Buraimi Oasis.
Education in Trucial States, 1960
This file relates to education in the Trucial States. It contains correspondence relating to: Political difficulties over the appointment of a Sudanese Director of Education in Dubai.
Legal matters in Persian Gulf, 1965
This file relates to legal matters and jurisdiction in the Gulf. It contains: Comments on Judge of the Chief Court of the Persian Gulf Sir John Whyatt's memorandum on legal reform in the Gulf Sheikhdoms (1) Whyatt's Annual Review on the administration of justice in the Gulf Sheikhdoms for 1964, and his subsequent supplementary report. The appendices include: analysis of criminal cases; and details of appeals heard.