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Royal Dutch Shell aims to start operating in 5 concession areas in Egypt in H2, 2020

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Royal Dutch Shell is aiming to start operating in five concession areas in Egypt in the second half of 2020, a senior executive said.

ALEXANDRIA, Egypt, Oct 17 (Reuters) - Royal Dutch Shell RDSa.L is aiming to start operating in five concession areas in Egypt in the second half of 2020, a senior executive said.

Gerald Schotman, Executive Vice President Upstream JVs, also told Reuters the Egyptian government did not owe the company any arrears.

(Reporting by Ehab Farouk; Writing by Ulf Laessing; Editing by Mark Potter)

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