Petroleum Minister

Sisi receives ministers participating in 24th Ministerial Meeting of GECF

Tue, 25 Oct 2022 - 06:42 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received, on Tuesday, ministers participating in the 24th Ministerial Meeting of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF), which is currently in session in Cairo in the presence of Petroleum Minister Tarek Al Molla.

Sisi voices support to US Chevron Corporation activities in Egypt

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 02:18 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Monday Board Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Chevron Corporation Michael K. Wirth in the presence of Petroleum Minister Tarek El Mollah and senior company officials.

Petroleum min., Canadian amb. confer on upgrading mining system

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 08:48 GMT

Petroleum Minister Tareq el Molla met Monday with newly appointed Canadian Ambassador here Louis Dumas to discuss measures to upgrade the mining system in Egypt.

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.

Petroleum pipeline explosion at Ismailia Desert Road; Prime Minster follows up

Tue, 14 Jul 2020 - 04:31 GMT

Leakage of petroleum pipeline at Ismailia Desert Road lead to a sudden explosion, Tuesday causing several injuries.

Oil Ministry: West Delta initial reserves expected to hit 236B cubic meters

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 10:50 GMT

Molla's remarks were made during his chairing of the general assembly meeting of Rashid Petroleum Company/Burullus Gas Company (Rashpetco).

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus probe energy coop.

Thu, 16 Jan 2020 - 12:19 GMT

They also took up the mechanism of activating the joint government agreement on extending pipelines in order to transmit the Cypriot gas to Egypt's EDCO plant.

Converting vehicles to CNG-fueled system achieves 'unprecedented' results: Min.

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 01:30 GMT

This came in a report that was received by Petroleum Minister Tarek el-Molla on natural gas vehicles (NGVs) in Egypt.

Egypt succeeded in luring investments of major US companies: petroleum min.

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 02:43 GMT

The minister affirmed the significance of the strategic partnership between Egypt and the US in the petroleum and gas domains as well as its role in promoting bilateral economic relations.

Minister unveils plan to turn 50k vehicles into gas-powered annually

Thu, 15 Aug 2019 - 10:06 GMT

In a statement on Wednesday, Mulla added that the ministry's plan targets transforming 50,000 vehicles into gas-powered ones on an annual basis.

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.

Petroleum sector key player in implementing development plans, says minister

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 02:17 GMT

Egypt could outline and implement a well-designed economic reform program with strong public support, said a proud Molla.

Molla urges merging biological diversity into energy sector

Thu, 15 Nov 2018 - 10:45 GMT

Petroleum Minister Tarek el Molla stressed on Thursday that merging biological diversity into energy and other sectors is the only way to guarantee a balanced environmental system in the world.

Turning Egypt into regional hub for oil trade benefits region: Min.

Tue, 30 Oct 2018 - 11:24 GMT

A statement released by the Oil Ministry on Tuesday said turning Egypt into a regional energy hub would benefit all our neighboring countries and Europe.

Oil min. asserts importance of global partnership in securing energy supply

Tue, 02 Oct 2018 - 02:48 GMT

It is necessary to draw up a clear-cut roadmap for coordination and cooperation in oil and natural gas affairs and define targets and necessary mechanisms to secure the future of energy supply, the minister said.

Abu Qir fertilizer company's revenues hit LE 8.3B

Sun, 30 Sep 2018 - 10:41 GMT

A 1.1 pound cash flow per share was agreed to be disbursed by the assembly.

Petroleum Min. to upgrade efficiency, build new productive units

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 - 01:24 GMT

Molla added that the ministry is working in parallel to maximize the value added and support the Egyptian economy.

Egypt implements 6 petrochemical projects with investments of $2B

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 09:08 GMT

This came during the General Assembly of the Egyptian Holding Company for Petrochemicals to approve the results of fiscal year 2017/2018.

EGPC investments hit LE1.9B in 2017/18: Minister

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 - 11:35 GMT

The minister said the petroleum sector realized one of its main strategic goals; namely securing domestic needs of petroleum products over the past few years.

Petroleum ministry: taking needed measures over $2B payment to Union Fenosa Gas

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 08:57 GMT

The ministry noted that EGAS failed to supply the project with gas due to the difficult situation in Egypt following the 25 January, 2011 revolution.