Hargeysa, Somaliland, October 10, 2009 Ė The
Somaliland Ministry of Water and Mineral Resources (Ministry) announced
today that it will add 6,221 square kilometers of onshore acreage in
block SL3 to their petroleum licensing round, closing in December 2009.
The bid round now includes nine concession blocks comprised of more than
95,845 square kilometers of onshore and offshore areas. The deadline for
final submission of bids is December 15, 2009 and concessions will be
awarded on March 15, 2010.
Seismic, aeromagnetic data and interpretive datasets over the region are
available from TGS-NOPEC Geophysical Company (TGS). The information on
bid round application is also available through TGS.
SOURCE: Somaliland Ministry of Water and Mineral Resources
Minister of Water and Mineral Resources
Republic of Somaliland
Mr. Qasim Sh. Yusuf Ibrahim, + 252 2528766
Source: Business Wire, Oct 05, 2009