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United Oil & Gas announces spudding of AJ-14 well in Abu Sennan licence, Egypt

Posted: June 22, 2022 at 10:30 am   /   Oil & Gas

AIM-listed United Oil & Gas,  the growing oil and gas company with a portfolio of production, development, exploration and appraisal assets, has announced the spudding of the Al Jahraa-14 development (‘AJ-14’) well in the Abu Sennan licence, onshore Egypt. AJ -14 summary Drilling of the AJ-14 development well has commenced The well is primarily targeting the main […]

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Transglobe

TransGlobe Energy announces its Egypt operations update

Posted: June 20, 2022 at 12:58 pm   /   Oil & Gas

TransGlobe Energy has announced an update on its operations in Egypt and Canada. All dollar values are expressed in US dollars unless otherwise stated. OVERVIEW Production averaged 12.1 MBoepd in Q2, 2022 to 11 June; Drilled and cased four Egypt Eastern Desert development wells in Q2, 2022 to date; and The Company sold a ~451 Mbbl […]

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ipr

IPR Completes Transaction with Pharos for Western Desert Assets Acquisition

Posted: March 28, 2022 at 12:44 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Texas-based IPR Energy Group (“IPR”) announced the completion of its acquisition of Operatorship and majority Working Interest of 55% of Pharos Energy plc (“Pharos”) in the El Fayum and North Beni Suef Concessions in the Western Desert, as part of its aggressive expansion strategy in Egypt. This latest acquisition, spanning 6,624 km2 in the Western […]

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SDX

SDX Energy spuds SD-5X well at South Disouq Concession

Posted: March 11, 2022 at 9:37 pm   /   Oil & Gas

SDX Energy, the MENA-focused energy company, has announced the spudding of the SD-5X exploration well, targeting the Warda prospect in the South Disouq development lease. SD-5X spudded on 4 March 2022 and is expected to reach TD in approx. three weeks. The primary target, which has already been encountered in the Ibn Yunus and Sobhi field reservoirs, is the basal Kafr El Sheikh sand at […]

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Eni

Eni awarded five Exploration Licenses in Egypt 2021 Bid Round

Posted: January 15, 2022 at 9:21 pm   /   Oil & Gas

The licenses are located in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Western Desert and Gulf of Suez Eni has been awarded five new exploration licenses by the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum. The licenses, four of which as Operator, are in the Egyptian offshore and onshore, and follow the successful participation to the 2021 competitive “Egypt International Bid […]

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Bid Round Result

Egypt announces Results of 2021 International Digital O&G Bid Round: Seven companies awarded eight concessions

Posted: January 3, 2022 at 8:31 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Seven international companies were awarded exploration and production licenses for eight oil and gas concessions in the Mediterranean, the Western desert, and the Gulf of Suez, with a minimum investment value of c.USD 250 mn, the Oil Ministry said today. The licenses were awarded to Eni, BP, Apex International, Energean, United Energy, INA Naftaplin, and […]

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Pharos Energy

Pharos Energy announces restart of El Fayum development drilling

Posted: November 25, 2021 at 12:20 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Pharos Energy has announced a return to drilling in its El Fayum Concession in Egypt, with the commencement of an interim three-well development programme. Ed Story, President and Chief Executive Officer, commented: ‘I am pleased to announce that, after a significant period of restricted activity in Egypt, we have recommenced development drilling operations in El Fayum. This three-well infill […]

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Shell

Shell Egypt completes sale of Western Desert assets to Cheiron Petroleum, Cairn Energy

Posted: September 24, 2021 at 2:15 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Shell Egypt and Shell Austria, subsidiaries of Royal Dutch Shell, have completed the sale of their upstream assets in Egypt’s Western Desert to a consortium made up of subsidiaries of Cheiron Petroleum Corp and Cairn Energy for a base consideration of US$ 646 million and additional payments of up to US$ 280 million between 2021 and 2024, contingent on the oil price and the […]

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Pharos Energy

Pharos Energy to farm out interest in El Fayum, North Beni Suef Concessions to IPR

Posted: September 15, 2021 at 12:05 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Pharos Energy has announced that the Pharos Group has entered into conditional agreements for the farm-out and sale of a 55% working interest and operatorship in each of the Egyptian El Fayum and North Beni Suef Concessions to IPR Lake Qarun Petroleum, a wholly owned subsidiary of IPR Energy. The consideration implies a gross (100%) value of up to US$115 million for the Assets and consists […]

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Cairn Energy

Cairn expects to finalize Shell Egypt onshore assets acquisition by end of month

Posted: September 8, 2021 at 1:45 pm   /   Oil & Gas

Cairn, Cheiron could replace Shell in the Western Desert before the month is out: Cairn Energy and partner Cheiron expect to finalize its takeover of Shell Egypt’s onshore oil and gas assets by the end of September, Cairn said yesterday. The joint acquisition, which will see the assets split 50-50 between the UK-listed company and leading Egyptian […]

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