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Samedan Awarded Exploration Contract in Gulf of Hammamet

The Tunisian Ministry of Economy has awarded Samedan of Tunisia Inc. anexploration contract in a 4,952 sq. km. tract in the Gulf of Hammamet, some 70kms. south of the capital Tunis. Samedan - a subsidiary of Noble Affiliates Inc.of the US - has been operating in Tunisia for over 10 years. According to theTunisian Ministry of Economy, the recent oil and gas discoveries in the Gulf ofHammamet and in some...