North Sea

Ministers to meet oil industry leaders in Aberdeen

The company operates Buzzard, the largest producing field in the North Sea

Scottish ministers will travel to Aberdeen tomorrow to meet with key oil and gas figures to hear how the industry is coping to the oil price crash.

Cabinet Secretary for the Economy Keith Brown and Energy Minister Paul Wheelhouse will visit the city for talks with industry leaders.

Brown will discuss how the Scottish Government can help the industry deal with its current challenges.

The politicians will meet oil and gas companies Nexen and EnQuest, trade unions, industry body Oil and Gas UK and regulator the Oil and Gas Authority.

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