8 October 2013 DRAGON OIL PLC (the "Company" or together with its subsidiaries "Dragon Oil" or the "Group") Formal Signing of Contracts for Two Blocks in Afghanistan Dragon Oil plc (Ticker: DGO), an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, is pleased to announce today the formal signing by the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of Afghanistan of the exploration and production sharing contracts (EPSC) for two blocks, Sanduqli and Mazar-i-Sharif, of the Afghan-Tajik Phase 1 Oil & Gas Tender. The participating interest of Dragon Oil, Turkiye Petrolleri A.O. (TPAO) and the Ghazanfar Group in the two blocks is 40%, 40% and 20% respectively. Dragon Oil shall be the operator of the Sanduqli block while the Mazar-i-Sharif block would be operated by TPAO. The Sanduqli block borders Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan in the north and spans 2,583 square kilometres. The Mazar-i-Sharif block borders Uzbekistan in the north and has an area of 2,715 square kilometres. Dr Abdul Jaleel Al Khalifa, Chief Executive Officer, said: "I am delighted to announce the formal signing of the exploration and production sharing contracts for Sanduqli and Mazar-i-Sharif by all concerned parties. We are excited about this opportunity to work in Afghanistan and the prospects of these two blocks. We look forward to working with the host government and our partners in Afghanistan." - end - For further information please contact: Investor and analyst enquiries Dragon Oil plc (+44 (0)20 7647 7804) Anna Gavrilova Media enquiries Citigate Dewe Rogerson (+44 (0)20 7638 9571) Martin Jackson Note to editors: About Dragon Oil Dragon Oil plc is an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, quoted on the London and Irish Stock exchanges (Ticker symbol: DGO). Its principal producing asset is in the Cheleken Contract Area, in the eastern section of the Caspian Sea, offshore Turkmenistan. Dragon Oil (Turkmenistan) Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Dragon Oil plc, holds 100% interest in, and is the operator of, the Production Sharing Agreement for the Cheleken Contract Area. The operational focus is on the re-development of two oil and gas producing fields, Dzheitune (Lam) and Dzhygalybeg (Zhdanov). The Group has exploration blocks in Tunisia, Iraq and Afghanistan. Dragon Oil's diversification strategy is to add exploration and production assets within Africa, parts of Asia and the Middle East in order to create a diversified and balanced portfolio of assets for the Group. www.dragonoil.com TPAO Turkiye Petrolleri A.O. (TPAO) is the national oil and gas company of the Republic of Turkey having activities ranging from exploration, development, production, transportation, storage to gas stations. TPAO, in addition to its activities in Turkey, has assets in Azerbaijan, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Libya, and Northern Cyprus. TPAO also is a s
4 Oct '13
That it says we are on the lower end of expectations.
Cooper Energy operator of the Tunisia Bargou formation. Announced that production testing had commenced on 16th September. Flow rates to be determined. (Should be soon. ) Initial test produced both gas and oil shows. DGO holds a 55% interest in the field. GL.
16 Sep '13
Share holder has received hers today .
6 Sep '13
Jumped in monday @ £6 for a quick 10% keep going Dragon OIL
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