Arafura Sea


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a part of the western Pacific Ocean to the north of Australia and to the south of New Guinea and the eastern islands of Indonesia

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In late 2010 BP got 100% in a PSC in onshore Papua on the coast of Arafura Sea, some 480 km south-east of Tangguh, boosting prospects for the third LNG train to be built as the tract has proved to be rich in natural gas.
PT Sari Darma Indah Indian Sea, South Sabang, Tanjung China Sea Pinang PT Harapan Insani Arafura Sea Ambon, Sorong PT Bangkit Samudra Sulawesi Sea, Jakarta, Bitung, Pacific Ocean Ambon PT Putra Duta Shindu Indian Sea, Sulawesi Jakarta, Benoa, Sea, Pacific Sea Kendari, Bitung PT Usaha Mina n.
Arafura Sea - Inpex: Inpex Masela in late 2009 transferred to EMP 10% in the Masela Block.
Bahtera Adimina is one of the fishing companies which operate in the Arafura sea, which is an Indonesian Exclusive Economic Zone.
Among the 135 fishing vessels, 117 of these vessels are licensed to operate in the Arafura Sea in Indonesia, but temporarily not operating due to the moratorium discussed below, 12 vessels are operating in the Bay of Bengal in India, and the remaining 6 are operating in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean of international waters.
The 15,540 km2 permit is believed to have prospectivity in Palaeozoic and Mesozoic sediments and is located some 120 km north of Darwin in the Arafura Sea in water depths of less than 200 m.
Waters believed to have large stocks of tongkol fish are the Banda Sea, Arafura Sea and North Sulawesi Sea-sea north of Irian Jaya.
NT/P83 (formerly Release Area NT P11-1) lies in the Arafura Sea to the north of Melville Island and the Coburg Peninsula of the Northern Territory and is approximately 100 kilometres north of Darwin (Figure 1), Australia.
Shrimp from Arafura Sea is first quality in the world, in terms of taste and appearance, which explains why Japan buys all the DGS products.
Pingtan currently operates 129 fishing vessels and 117 of these vessels operate in the Arafura Sea of Indonesia.
Nasdaq: PME), ("Pingtan," or the "Company") a global fishing company based in the People's Republic of China (PRC), today announced that its fishing vessels operating within the Arafura Sea of Indonesia have been impacted due to a number of measures enacted by the Indonesia government to combat ongoing illegal fishing activities.
It gas the Arafura Sea Block to ConocoPhillips, the offshore West Papua-I and -III blocks to Chevron, and the offshore North Sumbawa-II block to Husky Energy.
Among the 129 fishing vessels, 117 of these vessels are operating in the Arafura Sea in Indonesia, and the remaining 12 vessels are operating in the Bay of Bengal in India.
Nasdaq: PME), ("Pingtan," or the "Company") a global fishing company based in the People's Republic of China (PRC), today announced that the Company acknowledges recent measures taken by the Indonesia Government to combat illegal fishing activities on the Arafura Sea of Indonesia.
The licences will consist of six prime Makassar Strait blocks, six Arafura Sea blocks off southern Irian Jaya, Nila and Anambas working areas in the Natuna Sea, Biga and Segaf in the Seram Sea, Polewali and Enrekang in South Sulawesi, and Bangkanai, Tigau and Mentana in Kalimantan.