The Polish antitrust regulator, known as UOKiK, cleared joint ventures of Exxon Mobil Corp. and Hutton Energy Plc. to explore for shale gas in Poland, the watchdog said in an e-mailed statement.
Under a deal signed in August, Exxon will transfer 49 percent stakes in four exploration licences in Poland’s Podlasie basin to Hutton.
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