In a push to lift domestic oil and gas production, Egypt is planning to launch three international oil and gas exploration tenders in 2019, with the Red Sea a key focus as the government hopes to follow up recent successes in the Eastern Mediterranean. [Read more…] about Egypt eyes three Bid Rounds in 2019
Dana Gas will begin drilling this year in an area it says could become Egypt’s next giant Mediterranean gas field. [Read more…] about Dana Gas to drill off Egypt in April/May
UAE-headquartered offshore drilling contractor Shelf Drilling has received a contract award for one of its jack-up rigs with Belayim Petroleum Company (Petrobel) for operations in the Gulf of Suez, offshore Egypt. [Read more…] about Petrobel contracts Shelf rig
Egypt is working to become a regional center for trading energy in the Eastern Mediterranean region during the upcoming period through the exploitation of its strong infrastructure, Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla said.
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Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum Tarek El-Molla has announced that Egypt will offer the first bid on oil and gas excavation in the Red Sea before the end of 2018 after processing seismic reflection data.
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Egypt will start receiving imported natural gas from Israel as early as March 2019 upon ensuring an undersea pipeline, which is connecting the two countries, is in good condition.
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Subsea 7 has been awarded a sizeable engineering, procurement, installation and commissioning contract by Burullus Gas Company.
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Working closely with the EU and a number of neighboring countries on becoming an energy hub, Egypt will sign a MoU with the EU during the latter’s energy commissioner’s visit to the country in the final week of April 2018.
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Eni recently announced Wednesday the production start-up of Zohr, the largest ever discovery of gas in the Mediterranean Sea.
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Saipem and Petrobel have finalized offshore contract variations worth $900 million for EPCI activities in relation to the ‘Optimized Ramp Up’ phase of the Zohr field development project.
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