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BP wins rights to explore for natural gas in concession in Egypt

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 02:10 GMT

The concession area is located about 20 kilometers west of the Raven field in the Mediterranean Sea, with an area of ​​about 2,600 square kilometers, at a depth ranging between 500 and 2,000 meters.

Sisi: Impediments facing BP’s work need to be removed to advance oil exploration, production in Egypt

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 07:43 GMT

BP’s CEO, Mr. Looney, lauded President El-Sisi’s wise leadership and ambitious vision, which have led Egypt to become a successful economic and developmental model, at both the regional and international levels.

Oil minister confers with BP delegation on means of enhancing joint ventures

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 02:49 GMT

He pointed out to recent agreements signed with a number of major international companies with the aim of flourishing the oil sector and adding new reserves to Egypt's mineral wealth.

BP starts natural gas production from Kattameya field

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 12:14 GMT

The Kattameya field is located in the North Damietta offshore concession area.

Eni announces new gas discovery in Egypt’s ‘Great Nooros Area’

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 08:42 GMT

The announcement came in a joint statement by Eni, as the Operator of the Block, and bp, as contractor member.

Egypt's production of renewable energy surges in 2019

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 12:27 GMT

Egypt’s production jumped by 82.7 percent on an annual basis to reach 6.5 terawatt hours (TWh), exceeding the average increase of 14.3 percent during the previous 10 years.

Egypt’s gas exports double to 4.5 bcm in 2019

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 12:07 GMT

About 1.7 billion cubic meters of exports went to Europe, while Asia and the Pacific countries received 2.7 billion cubic meters, led by Pakistan with about 900 million cubic meters.

Italian Eni announces new gas discovery in Egypt’s Nile Delta

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 04:14 GMT

Italian oil and gas company Eni said it managed to drill the first exploration well in waters of Egypt’s Nile Delta, in cooperation with contractor members of BP and Total.

Oil minister confers with BP officials on new gas projects

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 02:47 GMT

The meeting took up the company's activities in Egypt and the development of new gas projects as well as present and future plans.

BP to sell oil assets in Egypt to Dragon Oil

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 03:36 GMT

The deal is subject to the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources’ approval.

Petroleum min. highlights importance of developing human resources

Mon, 27 Aug 2018 - 01:19 GMT

Molla lauded the BP's initiative and its support to talented researchers, saying that such initiatives contribute to achieving sustainable development in the society in all domains.

Egypt signs new petroleum agreement with BP to explore oil, gas

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 10:57 GMT

The agreement was signed by Chief Executive Officer of the Petroleum Authority Abed Ezz al-Ghanim, and Regional President of British Petroleum (BP) North Africa Hisham Makkawi.

How BP found shale profits with 'crystal ball' oilfield technology

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 08:35 GMT

Thousands of automated wells feed data on their performance into the firm’s supercomputers each evening.

BP back on its feet but CEO senses no respite

Mon, 21 May 2018 - 08:45 GMT

BP is stronger today than at any other time since the 2010 Deepwater Horizon rig accident.

BP profits surge as output grows, but debt rises

Tue, 01 May 2018 - 08:16 GMT

BP reported a 71 percent jump in first-quarter profit on Tuesday driven by higher oil and gas prices and increased production.

Petroleum min., BP official discuss expanding in ship refueling

Thu, 26 Apr 2018 - 01:49 GMT

The meeting came as part of talks that kicked off in February in London to follow up underway efforts and steps to turn Egypt into a regional energy hub.

West Nile Delta to provide 25% of local gas needs

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 - 11:01 GMT

BP’s West Nile Delta project is expected to provide 25 percent of Egypt’s local gas needs after adding all the project’s fields in production.

Production from Atoll gas field reaches 350M cfd

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 - 04:51 GMT

Production from the field increased by some 50 million cubic feet of gas a day (cfd) since it started production to stand at 350 million cfd.

Fayoum, Giza gas fields to start production before year-end

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 - 11:37 GMT

The two fields are expected to start production before the end of 2018, with a daily output of 500-700 million cubic feet.

Egypt’s 10 concessions to drill for gas in Mediterranean Sea

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 12:36 GMT

Egypt's natural gas reserves in the Mediterranean and the Nile Delta reach about 122 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.

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