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German DEA, Egyptian Cheiron to partner with Pemex, become operators in Mexico

Posted: October 7, 2017 at 7:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Deutsche Erdoel AG (DEA) of Germany has acquired a 50% license share and operatorship of onshore Ogarrio oil field in southern Mexico’s Tabasco state 197 km west of Villahermosa. The share was offered in the latest farmout auction of the National Hydrocarbons Commission. Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) will be the partner, holding the other 50%. Separately, […]

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GPC launches Bid Round for two blocks in the Eastern Desert

Posted: August 13, 2017 at 10:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The General Petroleum Company (GPC) invites specialized petroleum companies in the fields of oil & gas exploration and production to submit offers for undertaking oil and gas exploration and production services in two GPC Concession Areas in the Eastern Desert in the Arab Republic of Egypt, with the target of explore these blocks to achieve […]

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Egypt to launch new oil exploration tender by end of 2017 – El-Molla

Posted: July 17, 2017 at 3:07 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt is planning a new tender for crude discovery and exploration before the end of 2017, Petroleum Minister Tarek El-Molla said Saturday. Egypt will sign soon contracts with Apache Corporation, Apex International Energy, and Shell for five oil exploration blocks in the Western Desert, the minister added. Egypt, which used to be a net energy […]

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Ganope to award two IOCs E&P blocks in Western Desert, will announce Bid Round results by end of month

Posted: July 11, 2017 at 3:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Ganoub El Wadi Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) will award two international companies oil and gas E&P projects in the Western Desert, an unnamed Ganope source tells Al Borsa. Ganope will announce the winners of the tender for 10 blocks in the Western Desert and Gulf of Suez in two weeks’ time, according to the source. […]

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WesternGeco, TGS win $720m geophysical data contract for Ganope areas in Egypt

Posted: July 11, 2017 at 1:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Contract will be signed in two weeks for land areas in Western Desert and Red Sea. WesternGeco Schlumberger and TGS have won contract for the collection of geophysical data in open land areas of Ganoub El-Wadi Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) in the Western Desert and Red Sea. The two companies will collect the geophysical data […]

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Post-Zohr reforms to boost appeal

Posted: February 11, 2017 at 3:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

With first production from Eni’s giant discovery likely to be less than a year away and other finds on the path to development, the country is taking the chance to revamp and streamline the bidding process. Egypt’s upstream sector was given a much-­needed boost when Italian operator Eni discovered the ­giant Zohr field in the […]

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El Molla dismisses talk of Egypt bid round in 2017

Posted: January 28, 2017 at 12:51 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Some surprise at delay given popularity following giant Zohr discovery. Egypt Oil Minister Tarek El Molla said this week that state-owned Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) will not launch a fresh licensing round in the Mediterranean Sea until next year at the earliest. “I’ve told them no, not until we deal with and finalise […]

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Eni’s CEO meets Egyptian President, confirms Zohr production expected before end of 2017

Posted: January 5, 2017 at 7:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The President of the Republic of Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and Eni’s Chief Executive Officer, Claudio Descalzi reviewed the extensive activity performed by Eni in Egypt with particular attention to the ongoing development activities of the Zohr field and with specific mention to the Nooros development which will produce about 25 MSCM/d (172,000 boepd) by […]

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Egypt signs oil and gas deals worth $220 million with Eni, BP & Total

Posted: December 29, 2016 at 1:23 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egyptian Oil Minister Tarek El Molla has signed three offshore oil and gas exploration and production deals worth a total of at least $220 million with France’s Total, Britain’s BP, and Italian oil major ENI’s Egyptian subsidiary IEOC, the ministry said on Wednesday. The deals include drilling for six wells and a signing bonus of […]

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Eni signs concession agreements for two new exploration blocks in Egypt's Mediterranean shallow waters

Posted: December 28, 2016 at 1:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni signed two new concession agreements for the North El Hammad and North Ras El Esh, located in the shallow waters in Egyptian Mediterranean Sea, as a result of the EGAS 2015 international bid round. Eni is the operator of the North El Hammad block with an equity of 37.5% in participation with BP, who […]

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