Exploration & Production

Egypt preparing to invite exploration bids this year

Egypt will invite bids to explore several regions in the country in 2018, Petroleum Minister Tarek el-Molla said.
By Staff reporter 3 January 2018 0 28939

Egypt will invite bids to explore several regions in the country in 2018, Petroleum Minister Tarek el-Molla said according to local reports.

The ministry expects Egypt to become self-sufficient in gas by the end of the year. The first phase of the huge Zohr field started up at the end of 2017.