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MOU signed between GASCO and Tecnicas Reunidas for enhanced methane recovery project study

Posted: February 20, 2016 at 1:49 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eng. Tarek El-Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, and Mr. Arturo Avello, the Spanish Ambassador in Cairo, witnessed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Egyptian Natural Gas Company (GASCO) and Spanish company Tecnicas Reunidas, one of the largest international companies specializing in engineering design and construction of oil and gas projects. […]

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Video: ‪Höegh LNG FSRU – floating import/receiving terminals‬

Posted: February 19, 2016 at 2:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Höegh LNG offers comprehensive solutions through its extensive development, project management and construction skills, and  has successfully executed integrated projects for customers, which include both floating import/receiving terminals (FSRUs) and infrastructure such as mooring systems and export pip elines. Höegh LNG’s floating terminals are based on constructing new assets with the latest and most efficient technology, […]

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Petroceltic completes sale of Egyptian exploration interests to Edison

Posted: February 18, 2016 at 2:38 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Petroceltic International  plc, the oil and gas exploration, development and production company with licences in North Africa, the Mediterranean and Black Sea regions, today announces the completion of the  sale of  certain exploration licences in Egypt to its joint venture partner Edison International S.p.A. On 23 December, the Company announced that it had reached an […]

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The World Refining Association holds the Inaugural Egypt Downstream Summit

Posted: February 18, 2016 at 2:25 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Under the Auspices of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, The World Refining Association (WRA) inaugurated its first Downstream Summit and Exhibition in Egypt bringing together key stakeholders and industry experts together to discuss innovative ideas on how Egypt can realise its downstream potential. The World Refining Association launched yesterday its first Egypt Downstream […]

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Infographic: Energy Overview of Egypt (

Posted: February 17, 2016 at 1:00 pm   /   Electricity & Power, Oil & Gas

Have a look at the Oil Book dedicated to Egypt. A great history and a future to build. An interactive look – with information, data, analysis and relevant background detail – at Egypt, a strategic country in the complicated Middle Eastern scenario. (Source: & Eni S.p.A.)

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Edison could announce a Zohr-sized gas discovery soon – EGAS official

Posted: February 16, 2016 at 2:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italian E&P company Edison could be soon announcing a gas discovery similar in size to the Zohr discovery, according to an EGAS official, and that the results of seismic mapping of its North Port Fouad concession, adjacent to Eni’s Shorouk concession, will be announced in the second half of 2016. According to the source, who […]

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Minister of Petroleum launches the Egypt Petroleum Show EGYPS 2017

Posted: February 16, 2016 at 1:30 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Under the High Patronage of His Excellency President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Eng. Tarek El Molla, Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources yesterday launched EGYPS – the Egypt Petroleum Show – set to be the biggest industry event ever seen in North Africa. To be held […]

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Italy's Eni invested $4 bn on first phase of Zohr gas field – Egyptian official

Posted: February 16, 2016 at 1:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italy’s Eni has invested $4 billion in the development of the first phase of Egypt’s giant offshore Mediterranean gas field, Zohr, including the drilling of four wells, an Egyptian official said on Monday. Eni’s total investment in Zohr is between $12 billion and $16 billion, the official added on the sidelines of an Egyptian energy […]

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Infographic: Shell's LNG Portfolio after BG takeover

Posted: February 15, 2016 at 8:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

From February 15, BG Group is part of Royal Dutch Shell. This combination brings together two world-class portfolios creating a more competitive company. We have acquired productive oil and gas projects across countries including Brazil and Australia and will be able to shape a simpler, leaner company. Together we will focus on our core expertise […]

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Law firms team up for Egyptian energy service

Posted: February 15, 2016 at 8:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Law firm Andrews Kurth (Middle East) DMCC (Andrews Kurth) is collaborating with Cairo-based Open Chance & Associates to assist companies interested in energy opportunities in Egyptian oil and gas. They are offering a range of services covering domestic Egyptian law and international energy, project development and finance law. Egypt’s government is implementing a program to […]

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