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Total Reports ‘Encouraging’ Drilling Results in Kurdistan

Total has 35 percent stakes in the Harir and Safen blocks.

Total SA (FP) drilled successfully in Kurdistan as part of a plan by Europe’s third-largest oil company to explore more aggressively to boost production. “We have several exciting prospects,” Chief Financial Officer Patrick de la Chevardiere said today on a conference call. Total is also drilling exploration wells in Gabon, Indonesia, …

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DNO International’s Tawke Well Hits 25,000 BDP

The DNO oil rig in Tawke.

DNO International has announced that its first horizontal well at the Tawke oilfield in Kurdistan Region of Iraq was flowing at the rate of 25,000 bpd The Norway-listed oil and gas company reported that the Tawke-20 well’s production is at a record high since the most productive vertical well in the …

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