Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 45

5-November-2007

YEMEN

DNO Abandons Nuzooh-1 Well

DNO announced on 31 October that its Nuzooh-1 exploration well in Block 2 was abandoned after encountering minor oil shows. The well was drilled to a total depth of 3,704ms south and west of the main Tasour field targeting prospects in the Qishn, Madbi/Naifa and Basement, DNO said. The drilling rig will be moved to drill an exploration well at Block 44, after which it will drill one at Berhout-1 in Block 32....