Latest Manas Petroleum Corporation Stories

2011-05-06 12:32:00

BAAR, Switzerland, May 6, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Manas Petroleum Corporation (TSXV:MNP, OTCBB:MNAP) ("Manas" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the completion this morning of a public offering (the "Offering") of units (the "Units") pursuant to a long form prospectus filed in all of the Provinces of Canada except Quebec and a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Form S-1 in the United States. In the Offering, Manas sold a total of 44,450,500...

2009-08-12 07:39:00

BAAR, Switzerland, August 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manas Petroleum is pleased to report that the drilling of the second exploration well at the Huday Nazar SPC-1 (Soh license) prospect by the Kyrgyz joint venture, SPC (South Petroleum Company) is underway. Huday Nazar SPC-1 is to test tertiary-aged (Palaeogene) clastics and carbonate reservoirs between 1680 and 1835m below ground level. Projected total depth of this well is 2400m below ground level and it is expected to take 30 to 40...

2009-08-10 09:29:00

BAAR, Switzerland, August 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manas Petroleum Corporation (MNAP.OB) announces that its 90% owned subsidiary, Somon Oil, was granted the Tajik "North-West" petroleum license which covers 2492 km squared (615 784 acre) of exploration area. The license entitles for 7 years of exploration. In case of discovery, Somon Oil has an exclusive right on the discovered field. The license area is located in the north part of the Sugd region, and is bordering with...

2009-07-21 07:49:00

BAAR, Switzerland, July 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manas Petroleum Corporation today announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, DWM Petroleum AG, signed an extended farmout term sheet covering Blocks A, B, D, E, 2 and 3 in Albania to a finance group of international oil and gas investors. Both parties have agreed to keep the terms confidential until the signing of a shareholders' agreement. Erik Herlyn, Chief Executive Officer of Manas Petroleum Corp. said: "With this farmout,...

2009-04-28 08:23:00

BAAR, Switzerland, April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Manas Petroleum Corporation (OTC: MNAP) announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary, DWM Petroleum AG, has signed production contracts with the Petroleum Authority of Mongolia for blocks 13 and 14 at the Hotel Khan Palace Kempinsky in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on April 21, 2009. The production contracts were signed by Dashzeveg Amarsaikhan, the Chairman of the Petroleum Authority of Mongolia, and by Alex Becker on behalf of DWM Petroleum...

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