exploration

  • Sinopec Announces New Discovery in Xinjiang

    Sinopec Announces New Discovery in Xinjiang

    Thursday, 26th August 2021

    Sinopec Company announced that it has achieved a new oil discovery, that can produce more than 100 million tons of oil and gas, in the Shunbei area of the Tarim Basin in the country's Xinjiang region.

  • UOG Spuds New Exploration Well in Abu Sennan

    UOG Spuds New Exploration Well in Abu Sennan

    Tuesday, 17th August 2021

    United Oil and Gas Company (UOG) announced the spudding of the ASX -1X exploration well in Abu Sennan Concession.

  • Namibia Greenlights Global Petroleum to Commence Next Phase of its License 94

    Namibia Greenlights Global Petroleum to Commence Next Phase of its License 94

    Wednesday, 11th August 2021

    Global Petroleum announced that it received approval from Namibia’s Ministry of Mines and Energy to enter the next phase of its exploration license 94 in block 2011A.

  • Pharos Energy Encounters Oil at Batran-1X

    Pharos Energy Encounters Oil at Batran-1X

    Thursday, 10th June 2021

    Pharos Energy plc encountered oil at Batran-1X exploration well in the Abu Roash Lower “G” (LARG) and the Upper Bahariya (UB) reservoirs in Egypt, according to Pharos Energy’s press release.

  • EMRA, Nubian Mines Sign Gold Exploration Contract Worth $5.2 MM

    EMRA, Nubian Mines Sign Gold Exploration Contract Worth $5.2 MM

    Monday, 17th May 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tareq El Molla, witnessed the Egyptian Mineral Resources Authority (EMRA) signed a $ 5.2 million contract with the British company Nubian Mines on gold exploration in the Eastern Desert, according to press release.

  • Al-Sisi Supports Eni’s Endeavors to Expand Activities in Egypt

    Al-Sisi Supports Eni’s Endeavors to Expand Activities in Egypt

    Sunday, 18th April 2021

    President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi expressed his support for Eni’s endeavors to expand its investments in Egypt in the field of exploration and production (E&P) to continue the fruitful cooperation between Egypt and Eni, as per the Spokesman of the Egyptian Presidency.

  • GPC Strikes Oil in Abu Sennan Concession

    GPC Strikes Oil in Abu Sennan Concession

    Thursday, 8th April 2021

    The General Petroleum Company (GPC) has announced that it achieved a new oil discovery in Abu Sennan concession at the Western Desert by drilling DSWS-1X exploration well with investments worth $1.5 million after finding petroleum evidences on Abu Rawash E and middle Bahria reservoirs.

  • UOG Achieves New Discovery in Abu Sennan Concession

    UOG Achieves New Discovery in Abu Sennan Concession

    Tuesday, 6th April 2021

    United Oil & Gas Company (UOG) announced that it has made a new discovery in Abu Sennan Concession, onshore Egypt, after doing drilling operation for ASD-1X exploration well.

  • ADNOC, PETRONAS Sign Agreement to Collaborate in Abu Dhabi’s Petroleum Sector

    ADNOC, PETRONAS Sign Agreement to Collaborate in Abu Dhabi’s Petroleum Sector

    Sunday, 14th March 2021

    The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) signed a strategic framework agreement with Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS) to explore opportunities for collaboration across Abu Dhabi oil and gas sector.

  • Egypt Targets Mining Exports Worth $10 B by 2040: El Molla

    Egypt Targets Mining Exports Worth $10 B by 2040: El Molla

    Sunday, 14th March 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, announced that Egypt’s mining sector has set a robust plan targeting mining exports worth $10 billion by 2040, which will boost this sector exports estimated currently with $1.6 billion