Exploration and Production (E&P)

  • Egypt-Greece Agreement Could Create E&P Bid Round Opportunities

    Egypt-Greece Agreement Could Create E&P Bid Round Opportunities

    Sunday, 9th August 2020

    Hamdy Abdel Aziz, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, stated that the new Egypt-Greece maritime demarcation agreement will create exploration and production (E&P) bid round opportunities in the Mediterranean.

  • MoP to Deliver Natural Gas to 1 MM Households in FY 2020/21

    MoP to Deliver Natural Gas to 1 MM Households in FY 2020/21

    Sunday, 21st June 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla stated that the ministry aims to deliver natural gas to one million households in fiscal year (FY) 2020/21.

  • Cabinet Approves 12 E&P Bills

    Cabinet Approves 12 E&P Bills

    Thursday, 11th June 2020

    The Cabinet passed 12 exploration and production (E&P) bills related to the oil and gas sector.

  • El Molla Initials Contracts with Winners of Red Sea Bid Round

    El Molla Initials Contracts with Winners of Red Sea Bid Round

    Sunday, 31st May 2020

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla announce the initial signing with the winning companies of the Red Sea bid round. Currently, legislative measures are being taken to submit a proposal to the Cabinet. El Molla added that the bid round’s results will push forward the ministry's plans to attract foreign investments into the petroleum sector especially in unexplored areas.

  • El Molla Reviews IOCs Future Investments in Egypt

    El Molla Reviews IOCs Future Investments in Egypt

    Sunday, 8th March 2020

    Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources discussed with some international oil companies (IOCs) their future investments and activities in Egypt.

  • Khalda’s Investments to Reach $792 MM in FY 2020/21

    Khalda’s Investments to Reach $792 MM in FY 2020/21

    Sunday, 23rd February 2020

    Khalda Petroleum Company's (Apache) investments are expected to reach $792 million during Fiscal Year (FY) 2020/21.

  • Wintershall Dea Wins Offshore Blocks in Brazil

    Wintershall Dea Wins Offshore Blocks in Brazil

    Sunday, 13th October 2019

    Wintershall Dea was awarded two offshore blocks; S-M-766 and C-M-845 in Santos and Campos basins in Brazil’s 16th bid round for oil and gas exploration blocks.

  • El Molla, Nunn Discuss Oil, Gas Areas of Cooperation

    El Molla, Nunn Discuss Oil, Gas Areas of Cooperation

    Wednesday, 2nd October 2019

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla received Cyrill Nunn, the German Ambassador to Egypt, following the assumption of Nunn’s new position in Egypt.

  • Remarkable Oil, Gas Achievements in 2019

    Remarkable Oil, Gas Achievements in 2019

    Wednesday, 2nd October 2019

    Egypt’s oil and gas sector has managed to achieve several successes throughout 2019.

  • Egypt, Shell Seek to Intensify E&P Activities

    Egypt, Shell Seek to Intensify E&P Activities

    Wednesday, 18th September 2019

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla discussed with Gerald Schotman, Executive VP Upstream JVs at Royal Dutch Shell, new ways to intensify Exploration and Production (E&P) activities and drive more investments.