First joint drilling operation at Venezuelan oil field opens

The first joint drilling operation opened on Monday at 'Orinoco Oil Field' in the Venezuelan province of Anzoategui, in the presence of the presidents of Iran and Venezuela.

The operation is jointly being carried out by Iran's Petropars and the Venezuelan Oil Company.

After the opening ceremony, the presidents flew to Bolivar city to see another joint plant, the 'Veniran Company' manufacturing tractors for Venezuelan


President Ahmadinejad arrived in Caracas on Sunday night.

[Source: Islamic Republic News Agency, Tehran, 18Sep06]

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