No. 27

7 July 1997


Yemen Approves Mayfair's Third Phase Exploration Program For Block 22

The Yemeni Ministry of Petroleum and Minerals has approved an exploration program forthe third phase of the production sharing agreement (PSA) concluded in 1993 with MayfairPetroleum of the UK covering the onshore/offshore Block No. 22 (the al-Zaidiyah Blocklocated in western Yemen on the Red Sea coast, see map in MEES, 3 February). Theprogram is to be carried out during the period 1 July...