No 43



Tasour Production Rises To 15,591 B/D

Output from Yemens Tasour field in Block 32 (operated by Norways DNO ASA) has risen to 15,591 b/d with the start of production from the Tasour-7 well at 8,501 b/d. Production from the Tasour field averaged 7,000 b/d in 2001 (MEES, 24/31 December 2001). It is expected that the field will produce at or near current levels until additional wells are drilled in 1Q/2Q 2003. Contingent upon successful drilling results and...