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PDO Announces Two Oil Discoveries

Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) announced on 27 September that it had madetwo new oil discoveries in South Oman following continuous and intensiveexploration. The first new find - Rajaa 2 - was discovered in mid-August at somesix kilometers from the Rajaa 1 structure located last January and commissionedin June at a rate of 2,500 b/d from one well (MEES, 4 July). The Rajaa 2 findstruck light oil at a depth of 1,200 ms. in the...