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Petrobel completes drilling of Nidoco West-4 well, production reaches 1 bcf/d

Posted: May 17, 2017 at 5:55 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Minister of Petroleum Eng. Tarek El Molla received a report from Belayim Petroleum Company (Petrobel)’s CEO, Eng. Atef Hassan, regarding the work at Nidoco gas field. The report showed that the output of the Nile Delta field of Nooros will reach for the first time 1.066 billion cubic feet of gas per day after finalizing […]

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El Molla: Nooros gas field to produce 1.2 bcf/d before end of August

Posted: May 7, 2017 at 5:23 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Production from Eni’s Nooros gas field will reach 1.2 bcf/d before the end of August, up from a current 920-970 mmcf/d, Oil Minister Tarek El Molla tells Youm7. According to El Molla, the company is in the final phases of drilling to expand production from the field. (Source:

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East Mediterranean gas will improve energy security in Western Europe

Posted: April 20, 2017 at 9:24 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Quite suddenly, there is remarkable oil industry news to come out of the East Mediterranean region. If the plan is executed, in the space of seven years the balance of energy security in Western Europe will be radically changed. In geopolitical terms, this will be immense; when the planned Israel-Cyprus-Greece-Italy gas pipeline is built, European […]

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Video: A record breaking-field – Nooros (Eni)

Posted: April 2, 2017 at 9:10 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni has enjoyed another great success in its exploration in Egypt. Nooros has reached a gas production rate of 20 million m³ per day in just 13 months, an extraordinary record achieved earlier than expected thanks to the skill of the team involved. Yet another triumph for Eni. Find out more about Nooros: (Source: […]

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Video: Egypt's Energy – OMC 2017 (Eni)

Posted: April 2, 2017 at 8:40 pm   /   Oil & Gas

“A new phase for Egypt. One of most important gas producer in North Africa.” Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi at OMC 2017 Ravenna, March 29th 2017 (Source: Eni)

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Interview with Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum Tarek El Molla (BP Magazine)

Posted: March 26, 2017 at 3:09 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Egypt has faced challenges to its energy supply in recent years, but is looking ahead to new opportunities to revive domestic production. The country’s minister of petroleum and mineral resources Tarek El-Molla talks to BP Magazine about a new era of investment, how Egypt is well-placed to become a regional energy hub on the eastern […]

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Eni focused on African opportunities

Posted: March 21, 2017 at 3:27 pm   /   Oil & Gas

One company pushing ahead with operations around Africa is Eni, which continues to make discoveries and sell down finds, writes Nicholas Newman. African exploration prospects have taken a hit over the last two years but, as Eni’s successes demonstrate, there is plenty of potential still worth securing. The Italian company has almost 4,900 oil and […]

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Oil companies bullish on Egypt, eyeing more investment, discoveries

Posted: February 15, 2017 at 8:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Major international oil companies say they plan to step up their investments in Egypt, expecting to find more oil and gas now that Eni’s giant Zohr gas discovery has put its Mediterranean waters on the map. Once a net gas exporter, Egypt has turned into a major importer in recent years as growing domestic demand […]

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Eni raises expected production target from Nooros gas field to 1.2 bcf/d

Posted: January 15, 2017 at 1:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni has raised its projected production targets from the Nooros gas field by 20% to 1.2 bcf/d by mid-2017, up from 1 bcf/d, Al Borsa reported. Eni will add 180 mcf/d in 1Q2017 through three wells with a total investment of USD 450 mn, sources said. (Source:

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Eni CEO briefs President of Egypt on Zohr, Nooros progress

Posted: January 6, 2017 at 12:11 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi on Wednesday met Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and briefed him about the company’s offshore projects in the country. According to Eni, during the meeting, Descalzi reviewed with el-Sisi the ongoing development activities of the giant Zohr field in the Mediterranean. The ultra-fast track project is progressing in line with the […]

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