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Pharos Energy confirms its interest in Shell’s Egypt upstream assets

Posted: March 8, 2020 at 1:52 pm   /   Oil & Gas

London-listed junior confirms it is in the ‘preliminary stage of its evaluation’ as part of consortium. London-listed junior Pharos Energy has confirmed it is eyeing Shell’s upstream portfolio in the Western Desert in Egypt, which was recently put for sale. Pharos Energy has confirmed its interest in purchasing Shell’s onshore oil and gas assets in […]

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Apache, Cheiron, Pharos are bidding for Shell’s Egypt onshore assets – Reuters

Posted: February 27, 2020 at 1:49 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Apache Corp, Pharos Energy among bidders for Shell’s Egypt onshore assets: sources. Royal Dutch Shell’s onshore Egyptian oil and gas assets have drawn interest from American, Egyptian, Asian and Middle East bidders, two sources familiar with the matter told Reuters. Shell launched a process at the end of November to sell its onshore upstream assets […]

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Tech Giants ‪Google, Microsoft, Amazon‬ enter Oil Business using AI Machine Learning

Posted: February 18, 2020 at 1:00 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Big tech has entered the oil business: Google, Microsoft, and Amazon are keen to market themselves as leaders in energy-saving initiatives. But the same machine learning technology these companies use to reduce dependence on fossil fuels in some areas is also being used to automate oil and gas discovery and extraction, a video from Vox […]

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Shell Egypt has not yet closed door to offers for Western Desert assets

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 3:26 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell Egypt has not yet closed the door to offers for its Western Desert assets, which the company is currently looking to offload, Chairman Khaled Kassem tells Reuters. Kassem did not disclose which companies have expressed interest so far. Sources say that companies were required to submit their indicative proposals on Monday, and Shell will […]

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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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Dana Gas to make decision on its Egypt assets sale by end of March

Posted: February 15, 2020 at 2:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Dana Gas received “numerous” bids for its Egypt assets in 2H2019 and is currently finalizing the technical and commercial evaluation ahead of making a final decision by the end of March, the company said in its annual earnings release. Investors have bid for the company’s onshore and offshore assets, CEO Patrick Allman-Ward said on an […]

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Schlumberger introduces Egypt’s Digital Upstream Gateway

Posted: February 12, 2020 at 11:46 am   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Schlumberger have introduced the Egypt Upstream Gateway, a project for digitizing subsurface information and delivering a digital subsurface platform to ensure Egypt’s subsurface data is kept evergreen. The Egypt Upstream Gateway will also be a platform to promote Egypt’s exploration and production potential worldwide. The Egypt Upstream Gateway will […]

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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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Shell starts receiving offers from IOCs to acquire its Egypt assets

Posted: February 4, 2020 at 4:04 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Dutch Shell has started to receive offers from international companies to buy its current assets from oil and natural gas concessions in the Western Desert in Egypt, and plans to finish the sale by the end of this year. A source in the petroleum sector told Daily News Egypt that the company evaluated its concession […]

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Chevron to be awarded two blocks in Egypt’s Western Mediterranean – MEES

Posted: January 21, 2020 at 4:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Chevron To Bag Egypt West Med Blocks As Bidding Canned: MEES learns that Egypt’s oil ministry has cancelled plans to launch a bid round for eight ‘West Med’ blocks. Twelve months on from first announcing the imminent launch of a bid round for eight Western Mediterranean offshore blocks, MEES learns that Cairo has decided it […]

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