oil and gas

  • US Firms Increase Oil & Gas Rigs

    US Firms Increase Oil & Gas Rigs

    Sunday, 8th August 2021

    Three rigs were added; increasing the number of rigs to 491 ones during the week ending on August 6th, compared to 244 rigs around this time of 2020.

  • El Molla Explores E&P Cooperation Avenues with Chevron

    El Molla Explores E&P Cooperation Avenues with Chevron

    Thursday, 5th August 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla has discussed ways of exploration and production (E&P) cooperation with Chevron company during the upcoming period in a number of areas at the Red Sea and the Mediterranean.

  • Eni announces New Offshore Discovery in Norway

    Eni announces New Offshore Discovery in Norway

    Tuesday, 22nd June 2021

    Eni announced that it has made a new significant oil and gas discovery in production license PL027 in the Southern North Sea of Norway after drilling three wells; Wildact Prince wildcat Prince 25/8-20 S, King 25/8-20 B and the appraisal side-track 25/8-20 C in the King Paleogene.

  • Libya’s NOC, Equinor to Boost Joint Cooperation

    Libya’s NOC, Equinor to Boost Joint Cooperation

    Tuesday, 1st June 2021

    Chairman of the Board of National Oil Corporation (NOC), Mustafa Sanalla, held a meeting with a delegation from the Norwegian Company Equinor A.S.A. headed by Alessandri Cook, Vice President of the company, Paul McCafferty, Head of Exploration and Production, and Lindsay Gunaway, Head of Production to boost cooperation with major international oil companies (IOCs) to develop the oil industry in Libya, according to NOC's press release.

  • El Molla in Jordan to Discuss Ways to Enhance Joint Cooperation

    El Molla in Jordan to Discuss Ways to Enhance Joint Cooperation

    Thursday, 27th May 2021

    The Minister of Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, met with Jordan’s Energy Minister, Hala Zawati, in Amman, Jordan to discuss and enhance bilateral cooperation in the oil, gas and mineral resources field, according to a press release.

  • Wintershall Dea, BP get Approx 600 mmscf/d of Gas from Raven Field

    Wintershall Dea, BP get Approx 600 mmscf/d of Gas from Raven Field

    Monday, 26th April 2021

    Wintershall Dea and operator BP could  get a gross production of gas from Raven, the fifth field of the offshore West Nile, estimated approximately at 600 million standard cubic feet of gas per day (mmscf/d). At its peak, the Raven field is expected to deliver a gross production of 900 mmscf/d and approximately 30,000 barrels of condensate per day (gross production).

  • El Molla Discusses Developments in Mining Sector With Canadian Envoy

    El Molla Discusses Developments in Mining Sector With Canadian Envoy

    Monday, 19th April 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla met with the Canadian Ambassador to Cairo, Louis Dumas to enhance mining sector and review the latest development of the Canadian companies in the field of oil, gas, mining, and petrochemicals in Egypt, according to press release.

  • 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 to Launch Oil, Gas Bid Round for 24 blocks

    Egypt to Launch Oil, Gas Bid Round for 24 blocks

    Sunday, 21st February 2021

    Egypt announced the start of a bid round for oil and gas exploration in 24 blocks, according to Reuters.

  • Indian PM lays Foundation Stone of Oil, Gas Projects in Tamil Nadu

    Indian PM lays Foundation Stone of Oil, Gas Projects in Tamil Nadu

    Thursday, 18th February 2021

    The Indian Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has laid the foundation stone for oil and gas projects in Tamil Nadu worth ₹32,700 crore.