Khalda

  • El Molla Appoints New High Level Executives

    El Molla Appoints New High Level Executives

    Tuesday, 19th May 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has appointed a new undersecretary for the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, in addition to issuing new appointments and transfers for heads and vice presidents in the holding companies and national oil companies (NOCs).

  • EGPC to Increase Oil Production by 50,000 b/d

    EGPC to Increase Oil Production by 50,000 b/d

    Tuesday, 18th June 2019

    The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation aims to increase its production of crude oil and condensates by 50,000 barrels per day (b/d), bringing its total production to nearly 710,000 b/d by mid-2020.

  • Khalda Hits FY 2017/18 Production Targets

    Khalda Hits FY 2017/18 Production Targets

    Thursday, 16th August 2018

    Khalda Petroleum Company achieved 110% of its oil production plan and 99% of gas production plan during FY 2017/18.

  • El Molla Issues New Promotions

    El Molla Issues New Promotions

    Sunday, 2nd April 2017
    Tarek El Molla issued promotions and transfers in the petroleum sector.
  • Oil Ministry, Apache to Amend Oil Agreement

    Oil Ministry, Apache to Amend Oil Agreement

    Wednesday, 10th August 2016
    Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a decree granting the Petroleum Ministry the permission to amend the agreement on oil exploration in Khalda region in Western Desert.
  • EGPC, Apache Ink Five-Year Extension Agreement

    EGPC, Apache Ink Five-Year Extension Agreement

    Sunday, 26th June 2016
    Apache Corporation has signed a five-year extension agreement to its Khalda-2 drilling concession in the Western Desert.
  • Khalda Issues Tender for a New Rig

    Khalda Issues Tender for a New Rig

    Sunday, 13th September 2015
    Egypt Oil & Gas learned that Khalda issued a new tender to lease a rig for the company's operations in the Western Desert.
  • EGPC to Issue Tender for 3 Rigs

    EGPC to Issue Tender for 3 Rigs

    Monday, 7th September 2015
    Egypt Oil & Gas (EOG) learned that EGPC will issue a tender before the end of this year to lease 3 rigs. The rigs are to drill 5 new wells in fields operated by Petrobel and Khalda.
  • Bapetco and Khalda Invest $23m to Frack for Apollonia Natural Gas

    Bapetco and Khalda Invest $23m to Frack for Apollonia Natural Gas

    Wednesday, 26th August 2015
    Bapecto and Khaleda Petroleum plan on drilling three horizontal wells in the Apollonia field in the Western Desert, reported Al-Borsa. This is to produce natural gas from the layers of limestone characterized by low porosity and permeability, utilizing hydraulic fracturing.
  • First Shale Gas Production in Egypt

    First Shale Gas Production in Egypt

    Monday, 25th May 2015
    In February 2016, Egypt will witness its first shale gas production on the hands of Royal Dutch Shell and American Apache.