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BP to drill its first Gulf of Suez exploration well by October

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 3:37 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Britain’s BP will begin drilling its first exploration wells in the Northeast Ramadan concession area in the Gulf of Suez by early October at the latest, an Egyptian state oil company EGPC official said. The source told Youm7 that the project is awaiting completion of security approvals and the licenses necessary to start drilling. Drilling […]

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Egypt, BP sign $46m deal for Gulf of Suez oil exploration

Posted: July 30, 2018 at 8:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and the London-based BP Plc have signed a $46 million agreement for oil and gas exploration and production at the North East Ramadan area in the Gulf of Suez. The deal also included a $4 million signing bonus to drill three wells, according to a press release. The deal was […]

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BP expects gas production in Egypt to begin in 2 years

Posted: January 28, 2017 at 12:43 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Investments in Egypt make up 20% of BP’s total investments worldwide. British Petroleum (BP) is expected to start gas production in Egypt sometime in 2017 and 2018, which will boost production and provide the domestic market with its needs, said the company’s CEO on Wednesday. In a meeting with Egyptian petroleum minister Tarek El-Molla, BP’s […]

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Details of EGPC Bid Round 2016 announced by the Ministry of Petroleum

Posted: December 4, 2016 at 2:06 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Results of the 2016 EGPC International Bid Round, in which 11 blocks were offered for oil and gas exploration in the Western Desert and the Gulf of Suez, were announced by the Ministry of Petroleum in a press release on Friday. The bids are worth a total minimum investment of $200 million, $68.2 million signature […]

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