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    Priorit y. Major Holmes is endeavouring to get an oil concess- -ion out of Sheikh Ahmed, and his emissary Mohd. Yatim will arrive Kuwait almost immediately. If you think any likeli- -hood of Sheikh being ... Sheikh and his successors. Major Holmes is in no way a persona appointed from the British Government. ...

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    J 92/1. Tel©gram R. From Political, Kuwait, To Resident, Bushire, No.85-3. Dated and received 15th May 1923. ^ h>^ My telegram No.82-S. 1 Th© Sheikh .has volunteered the information that Holmes is sending a representative by the next steamer, and said that he would not grant any concession without our ...

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    Kuwait and Bahrain. When visiting Kuwait and Bahrain opportunity should be taken to remind Sheikhs ... and that the D'Arcy Exploration company should receive the concessions You should endeavour to procure from Sheikhs ...

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    lease with Bin Saud, is now understood to be negotiating for concession from Sheikhs of Bahrain ... # to negotiate agreements with those Sheikhs, I would "be glad* to/what attitude H•G-o.vt. wish me to adopt ...

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    SS/l, CyH Telegram R. From, Political, Bahrain. r To Resident, Bushire. No.70-0. Dated and received 1st June 192?. Sheikh.-Abdullah informs me that Isa with his ariu Ha ad s approval gave Holmes an oil ... of the Sheikhs. I s£nt for Holmes and asked why he had concealed from Govt, the fact that he had frot ...

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    influence with Sheikh Hamad. Knox Copy to A.S• for the information of Agha Khalil. ...

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    of Bahrain developemen- and tne interests of the Sheikh, this seems a pity. Daly. ...

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    tele^raip ^o.K?. of June 2nd is approved. [You should now make every effort to induce Sheikh Han ad. ...

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    ? s The Political AKant/reports fro:? Kuwait show that the Sheikh has weakened, and I have addressed a stiff reasons ...

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    with the Sheikh of Koweit. The discussion between them has given rise to the question of the period for which we ... disturbances, to insert a 'force majeure 1 clause in the agreement with the Sheikh,to the 1 effect ...

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    representat iTe in negotiating an agreement with the Sheikh of Kowait. The discussion between them has given ... in the agreement with the Sheikh, to the affect that if the company , s work is delayed by events not within ...

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    directed by the Duk® of Devonshire no aoiaiowlodlg0 the roeeix 3 '^ your letter Eo«E«2/o#f # F. of the 30th ... and General ■ Syndicate Limited have in fact obtained a petroleum concession from the Sheikh of Bahrein. 2* Hi ... negotiations with the Sheikh of ICoweit are actually in pr egress. Steps are being taken to bring the contents ...

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    the Political Agent at Bahrein to infona the Sheikh that your Syndicate's application is not approved by His ...

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    . Resident, B'ushire. Secretary of State for the Colonies -fvC ft XS*. ¥ Yo-ar telegram Qatar . Unless ... that to Qatar has been conceded a privilege refused to them. Contrariwise Bin Saud probably considers he has completely absorbed Qatar and unless negotations are conducted through Bin Saud latter will probably taKe ...

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    June,No,299,transmitting the text of a vtrafu Agrssruent submitted to the Sheikh of Kuwait by Six Arnoxd Wilson on behalf ... obtained from the Sheikhs of Kuwait and Bahrein and from other native rulers in the Peisian Gulf, formal ...

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    down thaw applicants for Concessions should not negotiate direct "^ v Sheikhs, out should, in the first ... to recommend to the Sheikhs as acceptable 9 should then open negotiations either through the Political Resident ...

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    and were coamunicated to the Political Resident for sutmission to the Sheikhs concerned. ... ot the Sheikhs, in that they were designed not only to provide for the expeditious and systematic development of the oil resources of their territories,but also to produce for the Sheikhs very handsome ...

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    (Lk> An^Lo-Persian Oil Company would thereby have directly suffered as a result of having carefully observed all the conditions required by His Majesty's Government^ /' { I A telegTi-ain was therefore sent to Colonel Trevor on the 30th June instructing him to inform the Sheikhs that His Majesty's Government would ...

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    the obligations which they propose to undertake towards the Sheikhs, I shall no longer, subject to my remarks ... provided, of course, that they are prepared to offer to the Sheikhs terms at least as favourable as those ... granted to the latter Company unless and until the Sheikh of Kuwait has set forth his objections ...

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    is recast upon approved lines. 11. You should therefore communicate to the Sheikh the revised draft ... of the concession by the Sheikh without further reference to myself. In dealing with this matter you should proceed ...

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    the Sheikh should he informed that His Majesty's Government have not found it possible, in view of the prior claims of the D'Arcy Exploration Company, to approve the concession granted by the Sheikh, contrary to Ms ... to offer the Sheikh terms which are as favourable in the opinion of the Sheikh himself and oi His Majesty's ...

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    to inform the Sheikh that I am satisfied that his rights and interests would he adequately guarded ... for the grant of exploration and pros pecting rights, and also irrevocably binds the Sheikh - subject ...

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    revised in this way I shall have no hesitation in commending it to the Sheikh. Article I * should read "The Sheikh grants to the Company by these presents an exclusive exploration licence for a period ... for a further period of two years and so on as in the existing Article II. A rticle III The Sheikh hereby ...

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    parts of the territory under the control of the Sheikh whether private or public property, saving only ... on land the property of the Sheikh for the same. 4. The right to purcjaase fuel and food sup plies of every kind for man and beast, being the private property of the Sheikh's subjects, at current market ...

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    and machinery of every kind necessary for the work carried out by the Oonipany, including the reasonable personal requirements of employees, and office require ments. 6. All protection in the Sheikh's power from theft, highway-robbery, assault, wilful damage and destruction, 7. An extension of the period ...

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    are won from one single bore-hole within it. THIRD SCHEDULE . DRAFT MINING- LEASE . Article 1, The Sheikh ... the control of the Sheikh so far as my be necessary for the purpose of their business. The ...

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    be leased for the production of oil to a third party, unless they can satisfy the Sheikh that no other land ...

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    the lease in which case the provisions of the last sentence but one ,of Article II (i.e. the last sentence ... in coinnercially payable quantities the Sheikh shall have the power to call upon the Company either to give ... In the event of the Company failing within six months of the end of any calendar year to pay to the Sheikh ...

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    Ife v & of the Sheikh acting with the advice of the Resident in the Persian Gulf. Article III. ... in this country and have informed them that I am prepared to comnend its terms to the Sheikh for acceptance, but that I shall not be able to press the Sheikh to sign an agreement in these or any revised terms y /hich you may ...

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    they wished to protect the Sheikh against exploitation by unscrupulous concession-hunters and in the second ... applicants for concessions should not negotiate direct with the Sheikhs, but should in the first instance ...

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    was not prepares to arc rove the concession granted by the Sheikh to the '-Kast era and General Syndicate until ...

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    COPY. BZTRACT from a des. atoh to the Acting Resident in tbe Persian Oulf, I!o.9» dated 6th oeptember. 0O0 Article I - Should read :- "The Sheikh grants to the Company "by these presents an exclusive ... Article III - The Sheikh hereby undertakes on behalf of himself and his successors to grant to the Company ...

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    for the same. 3. . Free use of fuel lying on land the property of the Sheikh for the same. 4 4. The right ... of the Sheikh's subjects, at current market pates, which rates in default of agreement between the parties shall be fixed by the Sheikh or his agents, subject to the right of the Company to appeal, to the British ...

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    the time when Major Holmes approached these Sheikhs, the D'Arcy Exploration Company had already approached ... to approve the grant of concessions by the Sheikhs. wis Majesty's Government therefore felt bound to insist upon the Sheikhs giving prior consideration to the Company which had made the first offer and had ...

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    of the grant to the Eastern and General Syndicate by the Sultan of. !;eid and the Sheikh of Kuwait jointly ... inform the Sheikh of Kuwait that I refrain from offering objection to the grant of a concession ...

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    of India. No. Nil. Pated 8th received 9th December 1925 Tour telegram of 2lst September 838. Qatar. (l) ... referred to ruscat, Trucial Chiefs, Bahrain, Kuwaifet and Nejd, no specific mention being made of Qatar ... of the Anglo Persian and the sxi similarity between the treaty position of Qatar and the Trucial Chiefs ...

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    possibly they thought Qatar was incorporated in Bin Saud f s territory - in fact it nearly is. I think their claim to have established prior claim to prospect in Qatar may be admitted. T think before either ... Agent, Bahrain or myself to visit Qatar and-see what position is vis-a-vis Bin saud. m view of Article. ...

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    to state that the Sheikh of '^ater has asked our xiepresentative to lay "before him the «terms ... official permission to negotiate an Oil Concession with the Sheikh of ^tar. 6^ I am, etc. Jor Eastern ... instant forwarding a request for his approval to your approaching the Sheikh of ^atar with a view ...

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    covering areas within the Territories of the Sheikhs of Bahrein, Kuwait and atar. In the fatter connection ... of the Anglo Persian uil Company). 3. As regards Qatar His Grace proposes to reply that the status of that Territory and of its Sheikh is not well defined, and that an application for a concession at this juncture ...

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    heard from our Agents in Bahrein and iiOYm.it, that both tne Sheikh of Bahrein and the Sheikh of Kowait ... the Political Agent at Bahrein to inform the Sheikh that your Syndicated application is not approved by His ... Directors feel sure that lour Grace did not wish such an impression to be conveyed to tlie Sheikhs ...

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    what has passed recently between you and Ihn Saoud and the Sheikh of Kowei t. I have a copy of Knox's draft ...

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    with the respective Sheikhs, there is no objection to negotiations being opened at once.. I also concur with His ... that the Sheikhs and Tribes of this part of the world are extraordinarily ignorant and back ward, and I think ... of these Sheikhs to endeavour, in the first instance, to obtain Conventions similar to those made with Kuwait ...

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    Excellency the High Commissioner, Baghdad, asking to be allowed to open negotiations with the Sheikh ... the Sheikh to sign it—is likely to be successful, because ths bheikli is very old and obstinate and-will ... of the Company resident in the place. When the Political Agent thinks that the Sheikh has adopted a reasonable ...

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    2. I beg to apply for permission to negotiate on the same lines with the Sheikh of Bahrain, ... to open negotiations with the Sheikhs of Bahrain and Kuwait with a view to concluding agreements with them ... or Asia, except in that part which is under the administration of the Egyptian' Government or of the Sheikh ...

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    official notice of the formation of such Company or Companies to the Sheikh, and shall forward the statutes ... to the Sheikh the sum of Rs, 10,000 in consideration of the assistance and protection to be afforded ... to the Sheikh except as provided above after oil has been found. Article 13. —In the event of the Company ...

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    the High Commissioner at Baghdad legarding opening negotia tions with the Sheikh of Kuwait for an agreement with him m regard to oil m his territory, and asking for permission to negotiate with the Sheikh or Bahrain ... will be for the Political Agents to prepare the way by preliminary talks with the respective Sheikhs. I am quite certain ...

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    March 1922. Oil Conventions with the Sheikhs of Shargah and Ras-al-Khaimeh. With reference to your ... of two under takings regarding oil which I obtained from the Sheikhs of Shargah and Eas-al-Khaimeh during my recent tour on the Trucial Coast. These were given to me personally by the two Sheikhs on 18th ...

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    1922. Oil Conventions with the Sheikhs of Debai, Ajman and Abu Dhabi. With reference to my letter No. ... undertakings relative to oil exploitation in their territories which I recently obtained from the Sheikhs ... that the wording of the letter of the Sheikh of Abu Dhabi is slightly different; this was due to the fact that he ...

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    31st) May 1922. Oil Convention with the Sheikh of Umm-el-Qawain. With reference to paragraph 3 of my ... of an undertaking dated the 8th May 1922, which the Residency Agent, Shargah has now obtained from the Sheikh of Umm-el-Qaiwain regarding oil exploi tation in his territory. Enclo. to Serial No. 29. —'From Sheikh Rashed ben ...

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    territories similar to the conventions made by the Sheikhs of Kuwait and Bahrain, or on the lines of the Sur ...

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