Agip Makes Second Discovery in Algerian Acreage
Italy's Agip has made a second oil discovery in the acreage in southeastAlgeria which it is exploring and developing with the state oil companySonatrach. According to a Sonatrach announcement on 28 January, the discoverywell, at Bir Rebaa Nord in the Zemoul el Kebar region some 600 kms. southeast ofAlgiers, found oil at a depth of 12,700 ft. The flow rate and quality of the oilwere not revealed. The first...