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All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Sat, 26 May 2018 21:48:07 GMTEBRD Finances Upgrade of Egypt’s Suez RefineryWed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTSupporting the modernisation of Egypt’s oil industry, the EBRD is providing a US$200 million for major investments in energy efficiency and refurbishment of the oil refinery owned by Suez Oil Processi...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65338&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afLibyan Protesters Shut Down Eastern Raguba OilfieldWed, 23 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTLibyan protesters shut down the eastern Raguba oilfield which had 5,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude production feeding Brega port, said a spokesman for the owner, state-run Sirte Oil. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65334&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afBowleven Provides Etinde Operational UpdateTue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTBowleven, the Africa focused oil and gas company traded on AIM, is pleased to announce the spud on 21 May 2018 of the IM-6 appraisal well at the Etinde block, Cameroon, by the block's operator, New Ag...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65325&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEgypt Sets Deadlines for Oil & Gas Exploration BidsTue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEgypt has set October 1 and October 8 deadlines for two major international tenders for oil and gas exploration spanning 27 onshore and offshore blocks, the oil ministry said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65313&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afResult of Kelvin-1X Exploration Well in EgyptTue, 22 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTSDX Energy Inc. (SDX), announces that the Kelvin-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt (SDX 55% working interest and operator) has been drilled to a total depth of 8075 feet, encountering 606 net...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65312&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afAzinam Plans to Execute Multi-Well Programme Offshore NamibiaMon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTAzinam Limited, the Seacrest Capital Group backed explorer focused on offshore Namibia, is pleased to announce that it is planning a multi-well drilling campaign over the next 24 months. The planned d...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65335&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEgypt to Launch 2 Oil & Gas Exploration Bid Rounds in 2018Mon, 21 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEgypt will launch two international bid rounds for oil and gas exploration in 2018, the petroleum ministry said in a statement. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65300&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEgypt Will Announce Winner for Coal-Fired Power Plant, Next WeekSun, 20 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEgypt next week will announce the winning consortium to build a 6,000 megawatt coal-fired power plant in the Red Sea port of Hamrawein after having received bids from three international consortiums, ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65306&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afKenya Oil Production on Course after Agreement on Revenue ShareSat, 19 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTKenya will start the small scale export of crude oil from its fields in the far northern county of Turkana in June after an agreement on how to share the revenue, averting delays, the presidency said ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65289&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSDX Energy Confirms Significant Gas Discovery at Ibn Yunus-1XFri, 18 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTSDX 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 disc...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65281&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afRig Contract Signed for the Drilling of Ubima-1Thu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEland Oil & Gas PLC, an oil and gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, is pleased to announce that it has signed a rig contract with KCA Deut...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65292&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afGhana to Award Nine New Oil Blocks offshore West CoastThu, 17 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTGhana is set to award nine new upstream oil blocks for commercial exploration off its western coast beginning this year, the energy ministry said on Thursday. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65290&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afAdditional Well to be Drilled at DussafuWed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTPanoro Energy is pleased to announce that together with BW Energy, the operator of the Dussafu Marin Production Sharing Contract (“Dussafu PSC”), a decision has been made to drill an additional well t...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65274&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEland Oil & Gas Provides Opuama-9 UpdateWed, 16 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTEland Oil & Gas PLC, an oil & gas production and development company operating in West Africa with an initial focus on Nigeria, is pleased to announce the following update on the Opuama-9 well in lice...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65244&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afSwala Extends The 2nd &3rd Closing Dates of Orca InvestmentMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTSwala Oil & Gas (Tanzania) plc announced that Orca Exploration Group Inc. (“Orca”) has agreed to an additional extension to the date by which the second closing and third closing of the previously ann...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65253&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afEgypt to Pay off $850M in Debt to Foreign Oil CompaniesMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTGovernor of Egypt's Central Bank Tarek Amer said that the country is expected to make an $850 million payment on its debts to foreign oil companies. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65238&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afPanoro Energy Drills Successful Appraisal Well on Tortue FieldMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTPanoro Energy is pleased to announce the successful drilling of the DTM-3 appraisal well located at the Tortue field, within the Dussafu License, offshore Gabon. The DTM-3 appraisal wellbore was desig...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65231&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afThe Egyptian Cypriot Hope Pipeline to Cost $1BMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTLast week, the Minister of Energy of Cyprus, Mr. George Lakkotrypis, and the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources of Egypt, Eng. Tarek El Molla, agreed to establish the hope pipeline, which sha...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65217&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afFarm-out of EG-24 exploration licenceMon, 14 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTOphir announces that it has entered into a farm-out agreement with Kosmos Energy covering the EG-24 exploration licence in Equatorial Guinea. Under the terms of the agreement, Kosmos will acquire a 40...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65212&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_afLibya's Bahr al-Salam Gas Field Resumes OperationsSun, 13 May 2018 00:00:00 GMTLibya’s offshore Bahr al-Salam gas field has resumed operations with production of 380 million cubic feet per day, state firm NOC said after completing upgrade and maintenance. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=65239&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_af