Three of Egypt’s key oil producing JVs have this week been meeting with oil minister Tarek El Molla to set out their plans for the upcoming year. Will they be able to deliver the output hike he’s looking for?

Egypt’s 2019-20 financial year kicked off on 1 July and key firms have been presenting their results of the previous year, as well as plans for the current year to oil minister Tarek El Molla. Three key oil producing JVs, BP-led Gupco, in the midst of a takeover by...