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Oil: 4 teams preparing to drill an exploration well during 2020
Economy News - Baghdad
The Ministry of Oil announced the discovery of a new area in the Western Desert expected to contain oil or gas.
Oil Minister Thamer Al-Ghadban said, according to the Iraqi News Agency (INA), that 4 teams have been prepared to drill an exploration well during the next year, stressing that the funds will be secured to the teams in order to complete the work as soon as possible.
The minister added that the Ministry of Petroleum Discovery Company launched a recent study on the review of the hydrocarbon map - oil and gas map.
Al-Ghadban said that the study included focusing on one of the central regions of the country, and found that there are many oil structures alongside strong indications that they contain oil and gas, or one of them, which means an increase in oil reserves.
He pointed out that the ministry absorbed many engineers in various departments - oil and chemical geologists - and other specialties, and the graduates of the Petroleum Institute and the minimum certificate.
The Minister indicated that 2000 contract opportunities were provided in Basra Governorate, in addition to providing 1,000 job opportunities in Dhi Qar Governorate, and 100 other opportunities in Muthanna.
The Deputy Prime Minister for Energy and Minister of Oil expected that adding new quantities of hydrocarbon wealth (oil and gas) to the stock and reserves during the coming period.
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