Vol. XL

No. 2



EGPC Announces First Bid Round For 1997

In announcing the first bid round for 1997, the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) has invited offers for oil and gas exploration and development rights in six blocks - A,B,C,D,E and F - located in different parts of the country (for area and location of the blocks, see map below). The closing date for the bids is 30 September 1997. Further information on the bid round is available from the Deputy...