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SDX Energy announces production test results for South Disouq appraisal well

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, has announced that a successful production test has been conducted at its SD-4X appraisal well at South Disouq, Egypt.

Eni announces second oil discovery in Egypt's Faghur basin

Eni announces a second light oil discovery on the B1-X exploration prospect located in South West Meleiha license, in the Egyptian Western Desert, some 130 km North of the oasis of Siwa.

Companies in the news

Michele Cowart, World Oil

Akofs Offshore has been awarded a contract for light well intervention services, using its 156-m vessel, Akofs Seafarer, for all Equinor-operated licenses, in the period 2020 to 2025.

Egypt may have issued last LNG tender, paving way for exports

Egypt may have just issued its last LNG tender, setting the stage to resume exports next year.

Mubadala Petroleum completes acquisition of 10% interest in Egypt's Shorouk Concession

Mubadala Petroleum announces that it has completed the acquisition from Italy’s Eni of a 10% participating interest in the offshore Shorouk Concession in Egypt, which contains the super giant Zohr gas field.

SDX Energy reports gas discovery in Egypt's South Disouq Concession

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, has announced that a gas discovery has been made at its SD-4X well in the South Disouq Concession, Egypt (SDX 55% working interest and operator).

Rockhopper Exploration provides update on operations in Egypt

Rockhopper Exploration, the oil and gas company with key interests in the North Falklands basin and the Greater Mediterranean region, has provided the following operational and corporate update in relation to its Egyptian portfolio.

SDX Energy's Kelvin-1X well disappoints in Egypt

SDX Energy's Kelvin-1X well dissapoints in Egypt

SDX Energy confirms significant discovery in South Disouq, Egypt

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, has announced the positive results of the well test conducted on the Ibn Yunus 1X well, following the recent conventional natural gas discovery at South Disouq, Egypt

Eni announces the start-up of third production unit at Zohr

Eni announces the start-up of the third production unit (T-2) of the Zohr project, increasing the installed capacity to 1.2 Bcfd. Zohr is now producing 1.1 Bcfd in ramp-up, equivalent to approximately 200,000 boed, of which 75,000 boed net to Eni at current working interest

SDX Energy spuds South Disouq exploration well in Egypt

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that it has spud its Kelvin-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt

Eni reports oil discovery in Egypt's Faghur basin

Eni announces an oil discovery on the A-2X exploration prospect in the South West Meleiha license, in the Egyptian Western Desert, some 103 km north of the oasis of Siwa.

SDX Energy reports oil discovery in Egypt's West Gharib Concession

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that an oil discovery has been made at its Rabul 4 Well in the West Gharib Concession in Egypt.

SDX Energy spuds Ibn Yunus-1X well in Egypt's South Disouq

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, has announced that it has spud its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt.

BP said to offer Egyptian oil assets for sale as focus shifts

BP Plc has begun a process to sell mature oil fields in Egypt as it shifts investment in the country to natural gas, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Eni strengthens record production from Nooros field, offshore Egypt

Eni has strengthened its record production from the Nooros gas field, offshore Egypt, which reached a production of 32 MMcmgd, equivalent to around 215,000 boed. This production level represents the highest ever recorded by an Eni field in Egypt in the last 50 years.

SDX Energy strikes oil in Egypt's West Gharib Concession

SDX Energy Inc., the North Africa focused oil and gas company, is pleased to announce that an oil discovery has been made at its Rabul 5 well in the West Gharib Concession in Egypt.

Mubadala Petroleum acquires 10% stake in Egypt's Shorouk Concession

Mubadala Petroleum and Italy’s Eni signed an agreement to purchase a 10% stake in the Egyptian Shorouk Concession.

Eni strikes $1.8 billion in oil and gas deals with Abu Dhabi

Eni won rights at two blocks offshore Abu Dhabi and sold Adnoc a stake in Zohr field.

World of Oil & Gas

Emily Querubin, World Oil

TAG Oil Ltd. (70%), operator of the Puka permit (PEP 51135) in New Zealand’s Taranaki basin, said the Pukatea-1 exploration well was drilled to 10,170 ft, MD, encountering variable hydrocarbon shows.