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Saudi Arabia

Two New Light Crude Finds For Saudi Aramco In Central Area

Saudi Aramco has discovered two new oilfields containing sweet extra lightcrude near the Hawtah structure in Saudi Arabia's Central Province. Announcingthe discovery on 12 December, the Saudi Minister of Petroleum and MineralResources, Mr. Hisham Nazer said that the first well - Nasla-1, located 175 kms.south of Riyadh - tested at an average rate of 2,335 b/d of 50.4ΓΈ API crudewith a flowing...