EGYPT

BG Shifts Egyptian Focus To Eastern Delta

UK firm BG is looking to the Eastern Nile Delta to provide the cornerstone of its future development in the country. In a 9 February presentation to mark the release of the company’s 2011 results, BG Chairman Frank Chapman gave the East Delta’s El-Burg and El-Manzala shallow water offshore blocks pride of place among the company’s new global development prospects. Mr Chapman said these “very exciting exploration...