Cyprus starts exploratory drilling

Energy Minister of Cyprus George Lakkotrypis announced that before the end of summer, exploratory drilling will start in the Onasagoras area, located in block 9 of the Cypriot EEZ.

He said that for this as well as five other deposits, the signs are encouraging.

On July 30, the Republic of Cyprus and the Italian-Korean consortium Eni/KOGAS signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

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