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Hadhramaut

(ˌhɑːdrəˈmɔːt) or

Hadramaut

n
(Placename) a plateau region of the S Arabian Peninsula, in SE Yemen on the Indian Ocean; formerly in South Yemen: corresponds roughly to the former East Aden Protectorate. Area: about 151 500 sq km (58 500 sq miles)

Ha•dhra•maut

or Ha•dra•maut

(ˌhɑ drəˈmoʊt)

n.
a region on the S coast of Arabia, on the Arabian Sea, in the Republic of Yemen.
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During an extensive career with international oil and gas operators, he has successfully led operations of various sizes and complexity both onshore and offshore, conventional and non-conventional, with capital budgets in excess of US$100 million per annum and operating budgets approaching US$400 million per annum: as Field Manager of the Buzzard Field in the North Sea for Nexen he was responsible for a 200,000 bopd production asset; as Operations Manager with Encana in Ecuador, he oversaw a 65,000bopd field; and as Country Manager with Nexen in Yemen, he managed the 200,000bopd Masila Block 14 in the Hadhramawt Province in eastern Yemen.
Southerners have attacked the new structure, as it divides former southern Yemeni provinces across two regions, separating Aden, Dali, and Lahij from Hadhramawt province.
Meanwhile, a security source in eastern Hadhramawt province said unknown gunmen assassinated an intelligence officer.
Wadi Hadhramawt, for example, arguably the most verdant wadi in the Arabian Peninsula, does have large quantities of underground water, as do some wadis north of the Arabian Sea port-city of Mukallah.
37) AQAP launched a number of attacks in 2009 against government targets; in November, for example, it killed several security officials in Hadhramawt province.
Mawla Matar and other awliya': on social functions of religious places in western Hadhramawt, in Mare Erythraeum I: 107-14.
One is loath to believe that six successive civilisations - Ma'an, Qataban, Hadhramawt, Awsan, Sheba and Himyarite - were replaced with a contemporary semblance of a country that borders on a failed state.
One bright spot was work under way to increase output at Block 10 in the Hadhramawt, operated by Total, to 60,000 bpd from 45,000 bpd by the end of the year, he said.
During the zenith of Aksum's influence, the South Arabian states of Saba, Himyar and the Hadhramawt had very close ties to the African empire.
Another business highlighted in today's document is the Al-Hamati Sweets Bakeries in the Hadhramawt area of Yemen.
British troops in the provinces of Ma'rib, Hadhramawt, Abyen and Shabwa.