Oil wells

  • Iraq’s IDC, Schlumberger Sign Contract to Drill 37 Oil Wells in Al-Basra

    Iraq’s IDC, Schlumberger Sign Contract to Drill 37 Oil Wells in Al-Basra

    Wednesday, 24th November 2021

    The Iraqi Drilling Company (IDC) has signed a contract with Schlumberger International Company to drill 37 oil wells in Al-Zubair filed operated by Eni company in Al-Basra.

  • Iraq, Chinese CNOOC Ink Agreement to Drill 150 Wells in Buzurgan

    Iraq, Chinese CNOOC Ink Agreement to Drill 150 Wells in Buzurgan

    Monday, 16th August 2021

    Iraq signed an initial agreement with China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) for the latter to drill 150 wells in the Iraqi Buzurgan oilfield.

  • El Molla: Egypt To Increase Oil,Gas Production

    El Molla: Egypt To Increase Oil,Gas Production

    Tuesday, 23rd August 2016
    The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, stated in a press release that Egypt is focusing on increasing the country’s strategic reserves and production in the oil and gas sector.
  • Oil Ministry Eyes Increase in Oil Output

    Oil Ministry Eyes Increase in Oil Output

    Sunday, 14th August 2016
    The Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, said that the ministry will request foreign oil and gas investors to increase the number of oil wells in the Nile Delta concessions, with an aim of boosting the output to the level of about 1bcf/d.
  • France Warns IS Threatening Libya’s Oil Fields

    France Warns IS Threatening Libya’s Oil Fields

    Tuesday, 15th December 2015
    French Ministry of Defense warned that IS forces were moving inland from their coastal strongholds into Libya’s oil wells areas aiming to overtake the oil fields, while ruling out a military intervention.