Middle East Economic Survey


No 22



EGPC To Hold Next Bidding Round In July

The Egyptian General Petroleum Company (EGPC) will tender six blocks in July two offshore in the Gulf of Suez and four onshore. Three of the latter will be in the Western Desert and one in the Eastern Desert. EGPCs Vice Chairman for Agreements and Exploration, Hany Nassar, speaking at the 4th Annual Maghreb and Mediterranean Oil and Gas 2006 conference in Marrakesh on 17 May, said EGPC would...