MOBIL TO BEGIN OIL EXPLORATION IN KAZAKHSTAN.
Publication: Monitor Volume: 1 Issue: 104
Tulpar Munai, Ltd., a joint venture between Mobil and three Kazakh oil companies, announced September 28 that it has begun an oil exploration program on a 4.4 million acre block in northwestern Kazakhstan. After environmental and seismic surveys are finished, the first exploration could start early in 1997.
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