Middle East Economic Survey


No 25



DNO To Accelerate Drilling Activity In Yemen

Norways DNO is to accelerate its drilling program in Yemen, with production in the Sharyoof field helping to boost the companys total production in Yemen to 12,160 b/d for the year to date. Recent Sharyoof discoveries are expected to boost production there to 22,000 b/d (MEES, 25 April). The companys revised drilling plan sees 13 new wells being drilled by the end of 2005, of which two are...