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Egypt agrees with five majors on West Mediterranean exploration

Posted: February 16, 2020 at 2:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt agrees with five energy firms on exploration in Mediterranean: minister. Egypt has reached initial agreements with five major energy firms to explore for oil and gas in deep waters in off its western coast on the Mediterranean, the petroleum minister said, the first such deals in that offshore region. The five companies are Royal […]

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MEES: Stars align as ExxonMobil hikes up its commitment in Egypt

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 3:32 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Twelve months on from taking its first acreage in Egypt, US major ExxonMobil has now snapped up two more blocks in the country’s offshore Mediterranean. A year ago at the Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS) in Cairo oil minister Tarek El Molla proudly announced that US major ExxonMobil was finally entering Egypt. Since then, the firm […]

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SDX

SDX spuds Salah well at South Disouq concession onshore Egypt

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 3:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX looks to uncover Egyptian riches with Salah well: Exploration well targeting an estimated 71 billion cubic feet of gas equivalent. London-listed company SDX Energy has spud a well on the Salah prospect at the onshore South Disouq concession in Egypt. A two well programme has the potential to double the scope of the current […]

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Edison starts deepwater exploratory drilling for gas in Egypt; Energean CEO

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 2:48 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Italian energy group Edison has begun drilling an exploratory well in deepwater acreage in Egypt, not far from other giant east Mediterranean gas fields, the CEO of Israel-focused gas driller Energean said on Wednesday. Energean is in the process of taking over Edison’s Egyptian assets in a deal reached last year. “We’re drilling right now […]

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Egypt’s offshore oil & gas segment poised for growth – O&G Middle East

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 2:16 pm   /   Oil & Gas

After Egypt’s Red Sea exploration bidding round, the country’s offshore segment is ready to boom. At the close of Egypt’s Red Sea bidding round, it is clear that international oil companies see opportunity in the country, and its growth is just beginning to swell. Egypt awarded Shell, Mubadala, and Chevron exploration rights in the Red […]

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Wintershall Dea signs concession agreement for East Damanhour exploration onshore Egypt

Posted: February 10, 2020 at 3:59 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Exploration at East Damanhour to start in 2020. Great potential seen in East Med region. CEO Mario Mehren to participate in a Global Business Leaders panel session. On the eve of the Egypt Petroleum Show 2020 (EGYPS 2020), Wintershall Dea and Egyptian Minister of Petroleum H.E. Tarek El Molla have signed the concession agreement for […]

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ElBurg

Egypt modifies gas price of El-Burg offshore concession to $5.88/MMBtu

Posted: February 10, 2020 at 3:53 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt agrees price indexing of Mediterranean’s El-Borg concession capped at $5.88/MMBtu. The Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), Shell, and BP have signed an agreement to modify gas prices at El-Borg marine concession area in the Mediterranean Sea, through a price index formula linked to the global price of crude barrel, with a maximum price […]

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TransGlobe Energy announces its 2020 capital budget, 2019 year-end reserves

Posted: February 5, 2020 at 1:57 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TransGlobe Energy has announced its 2020 capital budget, 2020 production guidance, and 2019 year-end reserves. All dollar values are expressed in US dollars unless otherwise stated. 2020 BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS TransGlobe has set its 2020 capital budget at $37.1 MM (before capitalized G&A); Egypt $23.7 MM Canada $13.4 MM 2020 average production guidance is set at 14.5 […]

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Egypt, ExxonMobil sign two offshore Mediterranean exploration agreements

Posted: January 29, 2020 at 1:28 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt has signed two deals with Exxon Mobil Corp for oil and gas exploration in the Mediterranean, the petroleum ministry said on Tuesday.  The deals involve a minimum investment of $332 million, the ministry said in a statement. Exxon Mobil announced the acquisition of more than 1.7 million acres last month.  The first agreement is […]

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SDX Egypt

SDX Energy provides year end operational and financial update

Posted: January 27, 2020 at 4:46 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy Plc, the MENA-focused oil and gas company provides a year end 31 December 2019 operations and financial update and sets out production and capex guidance for 2020. All monetary values are expressed in United States dollars net to the Company unless otherwise stated.    Production and Capex: 2019 Year End Update and 2020 […]

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