BHP COMPLETES DAI HUNG APPRAISAL
BHP Petroleum Pty. Ltd. has completed the first appraisal well in Dai Hung field off Viet Nam. Meanwhile, Viet Nam and China signed an agreement late last month over disputed territory, reported Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Tokyo. The two countries were reported to have agreed to principles for settling ownership of border land and South China Sea territory, disputed since 1974.