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Zohr reshapes the future of gas exploration in Egypt

Posted: February 13, 2018 at 5:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) plans to launch an international bid for gas exploration in land and sea areas before the end of the first half of this year. According to Medhat Yousef, former vice president of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), the bids for exploration for oil and natural gas, which […]

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EGAS to issue natural gas exploration tender in 11 blocks before June

Posted: February 6, 2018 at 6:39 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS) is planning on issuing natural gas exploration tenders in 11 offshore and onshore blocks before June, an unnamed EGAS source tells Al Shorouk. EGAS Chairman Osama El Bakly had previously announced the company’s plans to have a bid round for oil and gas exploration in East Mediterranean and […]

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Ganope chairman: Egypt completed 4,200 km of Red Sea 2D seismic survey

Posted: January 26, 2018 at 8:01 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Exploration bidding in those offshore areas will increase Egypt’s reserves, said El-Molla. A seismic vessel, which is currently conducting two-dimensional seismic surveys in the Red Sea region, has completed a survey of 4,200km of the total 10,000 km, said Mohamed El-Shimy, chairperson of the South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope). He adding that the […]

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EGAS to launch bid round in 1H2018 for East Mediterranean, onshore Nile Delta blocks

Posted: January 24, 2018 at 1:03 pm   /   Oil & Gas

EGAS is planning on issuing a bid round for oil and gas exploration in east Mediterranean and onshore Nile Delta blocks in 1H2018, Chairman Osama El Bakly said, according to Al Masry Al Youm. EGAS will also move ahead with its seismic mapping of blocks in west Mediterranean before setting them up for a bid […]

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Oil Ministry to issue O&G exploration tenders for Red Sea concessions soon

Posted: January 2, 2018 at 10:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Oil Ministry is preparing to sign 12 new oil agreements with a combined investment value of at least USD 433 million, Minister Tarek El Molla said yesterday, Al Masry Al Youm reports. The ministry is also gearing up to issue the first international tenders for oil and gas exploration along Egypt’s Red Sea border […]

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EGPC to launch new bid round for onshore oil blocks this year – El Molla

Posted: November 14, 2017 at 2:12 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt also on track to start pumping gas from Zohr: Tarek El Molla, Egypt’s oil minister confirmed that production from the giant Zohr offshore gas field is on track to start this year. Egypt’s General Authority for Petroleum (EGPC) plans to open a new bid round for onshore oil blocks, as the North African’s country […]

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EGAS to issue new oil & gas exploration tenders in 2018

Posted: October 9, 2017 at 1:20 pm   /   Oil & Gas

EGAS plans to issue new oil and gas exploration tenders in 2018, an unnamed company official tells Al Shorouk. It was reported last month that EGAS was planning to issue global tenders for the West Mediterranean concession once Norwegian firm PGS releases the results of its seismic survey for the area before the end of […]

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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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