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Less Appetite for Exploration Drilling
Monday, November 12, 2018 There's less appetite for exploration drilling, according to Rystad Energy.

Israel Launches 2nd Offshore Bid Round
Monday, November 05, 2018 Israel announces the launch of its 2nd offshore bid round.

A Better Approach to Conventional Oil Exploration
Wednesday, October 31, 2018 The history of oil exploration is one of trying to overcome the odds.

European Majors Team Up to Explore Algeria Offshore
Monday, October 29, 2018 Eni, Total and Sonatrach sign 2 agreements which include an exclusive partnership for offshore exploration in Algeria.

Wildcatters Still a Gamble for Investors Despite Oil's Rise
Thursday, October 11, 2018 Even with talk that prices of $100 a barrel could again be in sight, investors are wary before taking the gamble.

Eni Plans More Offshore, Onshore Egypt Drilling
Tuesday, August 14, 2018 Eni has further strengthened its position in Egypt.

Eni To Begin Gas Exploration At Egypt Noor Field In Two Months
Thursday, June 28, 2018 Eni will begin drilling an exploratory well at its Noor field in Egypt's North Sinai in two months, Egyptian oil ministry spokesman Hamdi Abel Aziz tells Reuters.

Energean Intends to Drill Karish North Well Before End-March 2019
Monday, June 25, 2018 Energean Oil and Gas plc intends to drill an exploration well in the Karish North prospect, offshore Israel, before end-March 2019.

Algeria Sees Energy Law Amendments In Early 2019
Friday, June 08, 2018 Long-awaited amendments to Algeria's energy law are expected to be finalized by early next year, Energy Minister Mustapha Guitouni says.

Morocco Gas Discovery 'Significantly Exceeds' Pre-Drill Estimates
Tuesday, May 08, 2018 A conventional natural gas discovery at the LMS-1 exploration well on the Lalla Mimouna permit in Morocco has 'significantly exceeded' expectations.

Rystad Energy: 100 Offshore Projects to be Sanctioned in 2018
Thursday, May 03, 2018 Oil market 'tailwind' likely to spark 100 offshore project sanctions in 2018.

Oil Discovery at Rabul 4 Well in Egypt
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Oil has been discovered at the Rabul 4 well in Egypt's West Gharib Concession.

Gas Discovery Made in Egypt
Thursday, April 12, 2018 SDX Energy Inc makes a gas discovery at its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well at South Disouq, Egypt.

SDX Spuds First Well in South Disouq Drilling Campaign
Tuesday, March 27, 2018 SDX Energy Inc. spuds its Ibn Yunus-1X exploration well at South Disouq in Egypt.

Rabat Deep 1 Well Spuds
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 The Saipem 1200 drillship commences the drilling of the Rabat Deep 1 well in Morocco.

Rabul 5 Well Hits Oil Onshore Egypt
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 SDX Energy Inc. makes an onshore oil discovery at its Rabul 5 well in Egypt's West Gharib Concession.

SDX Announces Gas Discovery in Morocco
Friday, March 09, 2018 A gas discovery has been made at SDX's SAH-2 well on the Sebou permit onshore Morocco.

Cyprus Accuses Turkey Of Blocking Ship Again In Gas Exploration Standoff
Friday, February 23, 2018 Cyprus accused Turkey of threatening to use force against a drillship chartered by Eni, in a standoff over hydrocarbons rights in the eastern Mediterranean.

KSS-2 Well in Morocco Yields No Commercial Discoveries
Thursday, February 22, 2018 North Africa focused oil and gas company SDX Energy Inc says the KSS-2 well on the Sebou permit in Morocco has not made any commercial discoveries.

Cyprus Says To Pursue Gas Exploration Amid Standoff With Turkey
Wednesday, February 21, 2018 Cyprus says it would press ahead with oil and gas exploration, signaling resolve in a standoff with Turkey.

Egypt Says Signs Seismic Survey Deal With Schlumberger
Wednesday, February 14, 2018 Egypt has signed a deal with Schlumberger to conduct a seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez.

New Eni Discovery 'Confirms' Extension of Zohr Like Play in Cyprus EEZ
Thursday, February 08, 2018 Eni has made a 'promising' gas discovery offshore Cyprus, which it says confirms the extension of a 'Zohr like' play in the country's exclusive economic zone.

SDX Energy Makes Gas Discovery at Moroccan Well
Tuesday, January 23, 2018 SDX Energy makes a gas discovery at its ONZ-7 development well, located on the Sebou permit in Morocco.

Greece Gets Interest For New Offshore Oil And Gas Tenders: Licensing Body
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Tenders for offshore oil and gas exploration and exploitation west and south of Greece have attracted 'strong interest'.

Exploration to Increase in 2018 but Investment Constraints Remain
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Exploration activity will increase in 2018, but market uncertainty and the need to manage debt levels will remain key constraints to investment.

Global Exploration Sector May Soon Return to Profit
Thursday, January 04, 2018 There are early signs that the global exploration sector may soon return to profit.

Eni 'Mission Impossible' Points to Seismic Shift for Big Oil
Friday, December 22, 2017 The quick turnaround from discovery to production hasn't gone unnoticed in the industry. It represents a seismic shift for Big Oil.