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Saudi Arabia

Saudi AramcoAnnounces Gas/Condensate Discovery At Ghawar

The Saudi ArabianOil Company (Saudi Aramco) has discovered extensive sour and sweet gas depositsand condensate accumulations in the Hawiyah-200 exploratory well on theeastern flank of the giant Ghawar field in the Eastern Province, some 100 kms.south of Abqaiq. In a statement to the Saudi Press Agency, the Saudi Minister ofPetroleum and Mineral Resources, Mr. Hisham Nazer, announced on 21 July...