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Azerbaijan’s SOCAR interested in Egyptian oil refineries stake

Posted: November 12, 2015 at 1:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Azerbaijan’s state energy firm SOCAR is interested in buying stakes in refineries in Egypt and in participation in the African country’s oil refining sector, SOCAR’s president said. “We would like to widen our activities in Egypt, particularly to buy stakes in refineries there and participate in Egypt’s oil refining,” Rovnag Abdullayev told reporters. SOCAR PresiEdent […]

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Final Signing of EGPC and Kuwait Energy Partnership for Oil and Gas Exploration in Iraq

Posted: October 1, 2015 at 6:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eng. Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources announced that EGPC signed a final agreement for a partnership with Kuwait Energy for exploration of oil and natural gas in Iraq, for the first time in the Egyptian Petroleum industry history. Under the agreement, Kuwait Energy conceded its 10% share in concession area No. […]

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Egypt finalizes two refinery modernization agreements with Technip

Posted: July 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Under two separate agreements, which were signed during a recent visit to Italy by Egyptian government officials, Technip Italy S.p.A. will provide an array of services for modernization projects at Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation’s (EGPC) 4.5 million-ton/year Assiut refinery in Upper Egypt (ASORC), and Middle East Oil Refining Company’s (MIDOR) 100,000-b/d refinery in Alexandria, Technip […]

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Russia's Rosneft signs two energy import deals with EGPC & EGAS

Posted: July 8, 2015 at 8:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt and Russia’s top oil producer Rosneft have signed two initial deals for the supply of petroleum products and liquefied natural gas to Cairo, the two sides said on Tuesday. The oil ministry said in a statement the deals include the supply of benzine and bitumen, as well as 24 LNG cargoes for state gas […]

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DEA farms out part of West Nile Delta project to BP

Posted: May 19, 2015 at 10:42 pm   /   Oil & Gas

DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG has equalized its working interest and farmed down its stake in the West Nile Delta (WND) project in Egypt to its Joint Venture partner and operator BP in order to better balance its portfolio. The deal includes the sale of a portion of DEA’s stake in the ongoing Phase 1 development […]

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Eni reports record level of oil production in the Western Desert

Posted: April 21, 2015 at 8:30 pm   /   Oil & Gas

In just three years, the company has doubled production in the Western Desert, reaching 70 thousand barrels of oil per day. Eni reached a record level of production of 70 thousand barrels of oil per day in the Western Desert of Egypt, doubling its level of production in the area in just three years. Such […]

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Kuwait Energy announces oil discovery at Abu Sennan

Posted: April 15, 2015 at 7:50 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Kuwait Energy, an independent oil and gas company with assets across the MENA region, and their main partner, the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC), announced that the exploration well ASH-1ST on the Abu Sennan concession, located in the Western Desert onshore Egypt discovered hydrocarbons in the Alam El Bueib (Early Cretaceous) Formation. Kuwait Energy holds […]

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