Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LII

No 5

2-Feb-2009

syria

Tatneft Discovers Oil In Three Wells In Syria

Russia’s Tatneft has announced the discovery of oil in three exploration wells in Syria’s Block 27 which have tested at a combined rate of 150 cmd (943.5 b/d) of oil, the Syrian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources said on 27 January in its weekly bulletin Syria Oil. Block 27, located in the Albu-Kamal area in the Deir Ez-Zor governorate in eastern Syria, close...