The Deputy of the Authority for Exploration
Affairs shall undertake, under the
supervision of the Chairman, the following
tasks and functions:
Direct supervision over the General
Departments Affiliated to the sector,
guiding them and evaluating their
Preparation of the Draft Annual plan of the
Sector and setting up the programs that are
necessary for their implementation.
Improvement and simplification of work
procedures in the sector to facilitate the
work of the agencies engaging in the field
Presentation of proposals for improving
work technologies to promote the works of
the Board in filed of exploration
Supervision over preparation of studies
relating to open and relinquished
exploration blocks, pursuant to the variable
data and presentation of reports on them.
Consideration of the reports of Technical
and Consultative Operation Committees
,discussing them with those competent and
presenting remarks on them.
Following up procedures of applications of
Companies engaging in the field of
exploration with regard to any
relinquishment ,extension or withdrawal
,pursuant to the competent agreements.
Signing import License of all materials
submitted by companies engaging in the field
of exploration and presentation of the same
to the Chainman for approval pursuant to the
Following up implementation of exploration
Coordination of sectors activities with the
Production sector, whenever necessary.
Proposing the sector’s training and
Presentation of regular reports on the
sector’s activities and its achievement.
Any other tasks entailed by the nature of
his tasks or whatever tasks entrusted to him
by the Chairman.