Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources

Minister praises presidential support for expanding gas-powered cars

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 12:38 GMT

The stage is now set for expanding the national project to use natural gas as vehicle fuel in light of the increase of local production of natural gas along with the support offered by the presidency and the government and the efforts of several bodies concerned in the state to that effect, said Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tareq el Mulla.

Egypt signs 2 new agreements for oil, gas exploration

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 - 10:38 GMT

The minister also signed grants of $3.5 million, an official statement revealed.

Egypt signs 3 new agreements for oil, gas exploration

Tue, 14 Aug 2018 - 02:31 GMT

The minister also signed grants of $55 million for drilling 15 new wells, an official statement revealed.

Petroleum min., German delegation discuss coop. in oil, petrochemicals fields

Sun, 10 Jun 2018 - 01:36 GMT

Molla stressed his ministry's keenness on promoting aspects of cooperation with German companies in the oil field.

Government approves 4 oil, gas agreements worth $230M

Thu, 28 Dec 2017 - 10:34 GMT

"The agreements include drilling 17 new wells," Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla announced.

Cabinet to set eligible consumers for natural gas sold by private-sector

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 02:05 GMT

The private sector will not be allowed to reach all types of natural gas consumers after new law becomes effective.

Gas market law regulations to be ready before year-end

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 - 02:03 GMT

The executive regulations of the New Gas Market Law will be issued before year-end, and the draft has been finished.

Parliament approves 6 bills delegating petroleum minister for exploration deals

Tue, 04 Jul 2017 - 06:04 GMT

The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved six fresh bills delegating the minister of petroleum and mineral resources to sign new exploration deals.