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Sonatrach Opens Second Round Of Exploration Bidding

Algeria's state-owned Sonatrach opened on 15 January the second round ofinternational bidding for exploration rights to 37 blocks in three regions. Theclosing date for bids is 30 June 1994. The blocks on offer for bidding includethe following: in the Tindouf Basin, Blocks 301 to 308, and Blocks 358, 363,365; in Dahar Mole, Blocks 413, 414, 415b, 443b and 444; in the Melghir Trough,Blocks 108 and 128b; in...