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Qatar Petroleum enters exploration agreement in Angola

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DUBAI, Aug 18 (Reuters) - Qatar Petroleum has entered into an agreement with Angolan national oil company Sonangol and Total to acquire a 30% participating interest in Block 48 offshore Angola, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.

The block is expected to be drilled as part of a 2020/2021 drilling program. (Reporting by Dahlia Nehme and Nafisa al Taher; Editing by Jan Harvey)