Iraq bars Hess from 4th bidding round over Kurdish deals
Thursday, 8th September 2011
Iraq's Oil Ministry has excluded U.S oil firm Hess Corp from competing in its 4th bidding round because the company signed deals with Iraq's northern Kurdish region, a senior Iraqi oil official said on Monday. Hess had been among 41 companies pre-qualified by Iraq but was not included on a new list of 40 qualified firms issued on Monday.
MENA to Acquire 55% Interest Offshore Egypt from Hess
Tuesday, 2nd August 2011
MENA Hydrocarbons Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received co-venturer approval for the acquisition of a 55 percent participating interest in the West Mediterranean, Block 1, Segment A block located 60 km off the Mediterranean coast of Egypt.