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Egyptian initiative to develop energy transition in Africa to be launched in COP27: Petroleum min.

Fri, 25 Mar 2022 - 12:03 GMT

Mulla also underlined the global role in providing the necessary financing and technologies to the African continent in order to support it in obtaining clean energy with low carbon emissions.

Mulla: Eni signs new deal to invest $1bn in Egypt's oil sector

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 10:48 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry, in a statement on Friday, said that under the deal, Eni company is abiding by spending at least additional dlrs 20 million to dig four wells.

Petroleum ministry reaches 12 new exploration agreements worth $1.4 bln

Fri, 01 Jan 2021 - 10:46 GMT

The agreements, worth about $1 billion, aiming to drill 17 new exploration wells, Molla said in statements Friday.

Petroleum min.: Two fuel supply projects at dlrs 3.4 bn in Upper Egypt

Thu, 31 Dec 2020 - 09:41 GMT

The minister made the remarks on Thursday while inspecting the complex and other vital fuel projects in Upper Egypt governorates.

Egyptian-brokered framework deal signed for boosting Africa's oil investments: Mulla

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 12:17 GMT

This came after a month-long partnership negotiations that kicked off under Egypt’s sponsorship.

Egypt's Petroleum Ministry: NGVs halve fuel costs

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:39 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry said that converting petrol-fuelled cars to run on natural gas reduces fuel costs by nearly 50%.

Petroleum ministry: EGPC's crude oil production hits record, exceeding 62,000 bpd

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The ministry said that this high record in production reflected the success in implementing the integrated work program in the various oilfields of the company in the Eastern and Western Desert areas, the Gulf of Suez and Sinai.

New petroleum discovery in Gulf of Suez: Ministry

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The discovery was made by PetroGulf Misr Oil Company, Byco Petroleum and KUFPEC Egypt Limited.

24 int'l agreements signed by Oil Ministry during EGYPS 2020

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Cooperation deals were signed with Chile, Somalia, Equatorial Guinea and the US Trade and Development Agency

Oil Ministry: Consumption of 95-octane fuel increases by 74 % during 3 months

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 01:00 GMT

This came in a report sent to el Molla on the outcome of the business activities of refining.

Rashpetco head: Well drilling activities in WDDM project completed

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 01:22 GMT

He added the six wells are expected to produce 390 million cubic meters of natural gas per day in the first quarter of 2020, according to a statement by the Ministry of Petroleum on Friday.

Oil Ministry’s strategy aims to increase production of refineries

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Molla stressed the importance of continuing to raise the efficiency of operations, maximize profitability and apply the latest technologies used in refining activities.

Ministry: Egypt achieves self-sufficiency in natural gas production

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 10:40 GMT

il refining projects also came into force in 2018, the statement said, citing a project by Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemicals Company (ANRPC) to produce premium octane gasoline 92 and 95.

New capital company, Petroleum Ministry seal deal to build cooling plant

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 10:31 GMT

This comes as part of government efforts to achieve sustainable development goals in new cities and to rationalize the use of energy.

7 areas across nation to be supplied with natural gas this month

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 - 10:09 GMT

These areas are located in Giza, Cairo, Kafr el Sheikh, Gharbiya, Beni Suef and Tenth of Ramadan..

New agreement to dig 7 wells in Western Desert, at investments worth $9M

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 09:41 GMT

The agreement was signed by CEO of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) Abed Ezz el Regal and Apache Egypt Regional Vice President and General Manager David Chi.

3 agreements for oil, gas exploration in N.Sinai, Gulf of Suez signed

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 09:22 GMT

The first agreement was signed with South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) and Britain's GHP corporation to dig six new wells in the western Gebel El Zeit Concession with total investments of $6 million.

Additional well in Nawras field enters production with 180 mcfd

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 10:46 GMT

The operation of a new well comes as part of efforts to develop new finds and put them on the production map to increase local output of petroleum and natural gas.

Industrial sector’s debt to Petroleum Min. reaches LE 11B in December

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 12:05 GMT

The industrial sector’s debt to the Petroleum Ministry reached LE 11 billion by December 2017, an official source at the petroleum Ministry said.

Petroleum Min. inks seismic survey agreement with Schlumberger

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum signed an agreement, with oilfield services company Schlumberger to conduct a seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez.