Tarek El Molla

New refineries, projects being implemented with investments of $7B : Petroleum Min.

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 03:44 GMT

Molla said that refineries have an important role to play in meeting and securing the needs of the local market for petroleum products.

Gastec, Car Gas, Chillout to implement new natural gas stations: Minister

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 03:33 GMT

The minister said this is considered the first phase of an agreement between the two sides that aims at implementing the presidential initiative to expand the national project to use natural gas as a fuel to vehicles.

Egypt produces 6.2 billion cubic feet of gas per day, ranks 13th in world

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 03:44 GMT

The petroleum sector has succeeded during the past six years in signing 86 petroleum agreements and attracting new international companies in the field of research and exploration, and the two largest projects to collect geophysical data have been implemented in the Red Sea and the Arab region in the Mediterranean.

Petroleum minister, EU ambassador discuss partnership initiatives in energy field

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 02:50 GMT

Meanwhile, Berger said that Egypt is on top of the EU priorities to enhance partnership in energy field, asserting continuing cooperation between the EU and Egypt in this field.

Petroleum min.: 11 companies won gold exploration bid in Eastern Desert

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 11:53 GMT

11 mining companies won a gold ore exploration bid on an area of about 170 km2 in the Eastern Desert and the Red Sea.

State incentives increased natural gas supplies to houses: Molla

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 10:35 GMT

The number of the housing units benefiting from the project reached to 11.3 million housing units, Molla said.

Egypt's arrears to foreign oil companies decline to $850M at end of June

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 03:43 GMT

Molla added Reuters that dues decreased by 5.5 percent, compared to $900 million at the end of 2018/2019 fiscal year.

New gas discovery in the Mediterranean offshore Egypt to yield 32 MMscfd of gas: Petroleum minister

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 01:44 GMT

Located in the conventional Egyptian waters of the Nile Delta, the discovery was announced early this month.

Egypt's non-petroleum imports down 5% in June

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 11:31 GMT

Craft industries' imports also decreased by 27 percent, registering $26 million compared to $ 35 million during the same period in 2019.

Natural gas reaches 5M housing units in 6 years: Petroleum min.

Thu, 16 Jul 2020 - 11:44 GMT

In a statement on Thursday, Molla said that the natural gas has been extended for first time to villages and cities in Upper Egypt and densely populated districts.

Sisi urges formulating strategic vision to develop mining sector in Egypt: Presidency

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 10:47 GMT

Sisi highlighted the importance of this vision in helping the exploration of mineral resources nationwide.

Petroleum min. reviews pace of work in new oil projects

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 02:38 GMT

The meeting took up the project of electronic boards that display gasoline and diesel prices for consumers at gas stations.

Investment costs of largest oil refining project in Upper Egypt estimated at $2.8B : Oil min.

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 11:20 GMT

The project comes to support efforts and developmental programs implemented in Upper Egypt, Molla said.

Ministers of transport, petroleum confer on latest developments of renovation project of Qena/Safaga/Abu Tartour

Tue, 05 May 2020 - 01:28 GMT

both ministers reviewed the latest developments on the economic visibility study of the project which will be completed by the end of May.

Egypt, Norway discuss petroleum cooperation

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 01:10 GMT

This took place during his meeting with Norwegian Ambassador here Lena Natasha Lind.

Natural gas delivered to 21 districts in 8 governorates: minister

Mon, 14 Oct 2019 - 09:31 GMT

This comes as part of the ministry's plan to provide 1.2 million housing units with natural gas this fiscal year, he added in a statement.

More petroleum, gas excavations to take place in Red Sea within coming period

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - 02:14 GMT

Among the companies applying for the tender are Shell, ExxonMobil, Statoil, Dragon Oil, Russian Rosneft and Total France.

Roadmap developed to lure investments to mineral wealth sector: Min.

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 10:36 GMT

Developing the sector is based on several axes, most notably the legislative, structural and human resource reforms, El Molla told the Egyptian TV.

We target comprehensive development to refining laboratories - Petroleum min.

Sat, 05 Jan 2019 - 04:14 GMT

The strategy includes also developing the existing productive units to increase their efficiency and output capacity, he noted.

Egypt, Iraq oil ministers probe cooperation

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 - 02:42 GMT

Petroleum Minister Tarek el Molla probed on Monday with his Iraqi counterpart ways of boosting cooperation in the oil and gas industry.

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