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  • Exploring the Forward Move: Interview with the Vice Chairman for Gas Regulatory Affairs

    Exploring the Forward Move: Interview with the Vice Chairman for Gas Regulatory Affairs

    Tuesday, 10th October 2017

    What is the number one common misconception about the new gas law? The Vice Chairman for Gas Regulatory Affairs answers all our questions in an exclusive interview on EOG.

  • Understanding Unconventional Waste Management: From Fracturing to Nuclear Plants

    Understanding Unconventional Waste Management: From Fracturing to Nuclear Plants

    Wednesday, 6th September 2017

    As Egypt expands its energy-extraction and -production sectors, it faces the growing challenge of waste management. To help its readers better understand the nature of the challenge and its possible solutions, Egypt Oil & Gas sat down with Dr. Ahmed Abou Sayed, a global expert on Production Enhancement and sustainability, with emphasis on waste management.

  • The Complete Guide to the New Gas Regulatory Authority and Market Liberalization

    The Complete Guide to the New Gas Regulatory Authority and Market Liberalization

    Wednesday, 6th September 2017

    Often the solution to one problem is through solving another. Since its commercialization, Egypt’s energy mix has been largely skewed towards natural gas; a factor that created an energy crisis at one point.

  • OPPORTUNITY CEASED, Vision Implemented

    OPPORTUNITY CEASED, Vision Implemented

    Sunday, 7th May 2017
    During April 2017, Egypt oil & gas Newspaper has met with Eng. Sayed Rezk, General Manager of Enap Sipetrol Egypt and General Manager & Managing Director of the JV Company “PetroShahd”, sharing the history and all recent E&P developments of East Ras Qattara (ERQ) concession in the Western Desert.
  • Farm-ins, Farm-outs:  REASONS, COMPLEXITIES, AND CHALLENGES

    Farm-ins, Farm-outs: REASONS, COMPLEXITIES, AND CHALLENGES

    Thursday, 13th April 2017
    Country Manager of Rockhopper Exploration plc in Egypt, SAMIR ABDELMOATY, shared his views on the farmin/ farm-out agreements and revealed the challenges in the processes that the companies face in the existing economic environment.
  • FARM-INS & FARM-OUTS ARE SHAPING OIL BUSINESS DYNAMICS

    FARM-INS & FARM-OUTS ARE SHAPING OIL BUSINESS DYNAMICS

    Thursday, 13th April 2017
    In an exclusive interview with Egypt Oil&Gas, AHMED FARID MOAAZ, Country Manager of SDX Energy Inc., discussed the rationale of oil and gas companies behind farm-in and farm-out deals. In his view, these forms of cooperation in the industry contribute significantly to the country’s business growth. Yet, for this to materialize more efficiently, there are still several key issues that the Egyptian government has to tackle in order to streamline the implicated processes and thus generate essential benefits for the country’s economy in general and oil and gas sector in particular.
  • A NEW ECONOMIC MODEL FOR UNCONVENTIONAL PLAYS

    A NEW ECONOMIC MODEL FOR UNCONVENTIONAL PLAYS

    Monday, 13th March 2017
    Schlumberger co-hosted with Khalda Petroleum Company ‘The Apollonia Unconventional Play’ presentation in February. At the event, HUSSEIN FOUAD EL GHAZZAWI, Schlumberger’s Vice President and General Manager spoke to Egypt Oil&Gas to introduce advancements and challenges that the company has been facing in its work on unconventional oil and gas development with the two field operators in the country.
  • APACHE DETERMINED TO CONTINUE INVESTING IN EGYPT’S UNCONVENTIONALS

    APACHE DETERMINED TO CONTINUE INVESTING IN EGYPT’S UNCONVENTIONALS

    Monday, 13th March 2017
    In an exclusive interview with Egypt Oil&Gas, DAVID CHI, Vice President & General Manager, Apache, shared the company’s latest updates on the progress in the unconventional Apollonia field and affirmed Egypt’s major potential in developing unconventional resources as a necessary supplement for its matured fields in a few years time, under the Modernization Strategy umbrella aiming for the country to become a Regional Oil&Gas Hub.
  • ‘NO BARRIERS AHEAD’

    ‘NO BARRIERS AHEAD’

    Monday, 13th February 2017
    The core of EGYPS 2017 lies in the Technical Conference that will spread across the entire three days. The conference brings together experts from the entire upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas value chain, providing the opportunity to share technical knowledge and gain critical insights into Egypt’s and North Africa’s fast evolving hydrocarbon business.
  • SHELL Egypt’s Partner for the Future

    SHELL Egypt’s Partner for the Future

    Monday, 13th February 2017
    Shell has appointed a new Vice President & Country Chairman, ENG. GASSER HANTER, who has returned to his home country in December 2016, after an exciting journey with Shell in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region and Europe, to run Shell companies in Egypt. In an exclusive interview with Egypt Oil&Gas, Eng. Hanter has shared his vision for the company and convincingly confirmed its long-term commitment to Egypt, with a determination to support the country’s vision to become a regional energy hub.