This excerpt taken from the PBR 20-F filed May 22, 2009.
Tanzania consist of two deepwater to ultra-deepwater exploration blocks located in the Mafia Basin, for which we acquired 100% operating interests in 2004 and 2006.
During 2007, we began our first exploration activities in Asia, another region where offshore and deep offshore regions hold substantial potential.
Since June 2007, we hold interests in two exploration blocks in the Krishna Godavari, Mahanadi and Cauvery basins offshore eastern India. In the Cauvary block, we have committed to drill three wells, two of which have been drilled
with no discoveries. In the Krishna Godavari block, three wells will be drilled as part of an appraisal plan beginning in April 2009.
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