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Japex Oman Strikes Oil in Second Wildcat in Wadi Aswad Region

Japex Oman owned 85% by the Japan Exploration Company and 15% by C. ItohEnergy Development Company has made another modest discovery in the westernpart of the Wadi Aswad region of its Omani concession. The new exploratory wellflowed on test at a rate of 1,000 b/d of 39 API crude from a depth of 1,600meters. Last January Japex struck oil with its well Daleel No. 1 in Wadi Aswad,which flowed at a rate...