Kosmos, Chariot Oil Sign Mauritania Exploration Deals, AMI Says

Kosmos Energy Ltd. (KOS), based in Dallas, signed offshore oil exploration and production contracts with Mauritania, state-owned Agence Mauritanienne d’Information reported.

The northwest African nation also signed an agreement with Guernsey, Channel Islands-based Chariot Oil & Gas Ltd. (CHAR), the Nouakchott-based news agency said. The deals were signed by Taleb Ould Abdival, Mauritania’s oil, energy and mines minister, and officials from the two companies, AMI reported.

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