West Mediterranean

  • EGAS to Put 11 Gas Exploration Blocks for Bid Rounds

    EGAS to Put 11 Gas Exploration Blocks for Bid Rounds

    Thursday, 30th May 2019

    EGAS has finalized seismic studies and scans, and is waiting for the Ministry of Petroleum’s approval to set a date for the bid rounds.

  • Ministry of Petroleum to Offer New Exploration Tenders

    Ministry of Petroleum to Offer New Exploration Tenders

    Wednesday, 1st August 2018

    Minister of Petroleum Tarek El Molla announced on July 31 that the ministry is planning to increase investment opportunities for oil and gas exploration by offering new tenders for the Red Sea and West Mediterranean areas.

  • BP Boosts Gas Production in Egypt

    BP Boosts Gas Production in Egypt

    Wednesday, 24th August 2016
    UK's British Petroleum (BP) aims to boost their gas production in Egypt through enhancements of their concessions in the country in Taurt, Northern Alexandria, West Mediterranean, and Ras Al Bar gas fields.
  • BP to Produce Northern Alexandria Gas in 2017

    BP to Produce Northern Alexandria Gas in 2017

    Sunday, 21st August 2016
    British Petroleum (BP) is aiming to start the first development phase of the northern Alexandria concession and west Mediterranean deep water concession by the first quarter of 2017, with a production capacity of 450mcf/d of gas.
  • MENA to Acquire 55% Interest Offshore Egypt from Hess

    MENA to Acquire 55% Interest Offshore Egypt from Hess

    Tuesday, 2nd August 2011
    MENA Hydrocarbons Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received co-venturer approval for the acquisition of a 55 percent participating interest in the West Mediterranean, Block 1, Segment A block located 60 km off the Mediterranean coast of Egypt.