Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Wealth

Oil min. says 3D seismic surveys in Red Sea to end soon

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 02:45 GMT

The surveys' completion would pave the way for carrying out future oil and gas exploration activities in the area, Molla said.

Molla: We seek integrated plans in fields of energy, gas emissions

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 04:22 GMT

Molla said that the oil sector cooperates with foreign companies to draw up integrated plans and solutions to the problems of energy and gas emissions in parallel with the production of fossil fuel production especially natural gas.

Egypt's petroleum sector exports rises to $13B in 2021

Mon, 14 Feb 2022 - 03:30 GMT

Molla pointed to achieving a surplus in the oil trade balance for the first time in 2021 at an amount of $2.9 billion.

Petroleum minister lays foundation stone of integrated oil treatment plant

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 04:34 GMT

The project is estimated to cost some LE 1 billion and aims to improve the operational capacity and oil treatment, Molla said as he inspected a number of sites in the Red Sea areas of Shuqair and Raas Ghareb.

Molla: Egypt taking steady steps to become regional hub for energy, trade

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 11:41 GMT

He also expounded the country's efforts to expand the use of clean energy as part of efforts to diversify clean energy sources by 2025.

Petroleum minister probes cooperation with Palestinian investment fund chief in energy sector

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 03:55 GMT

This came during their meeting at the Palestinian presidency headquarters in Ramallah which was attended by Palestinian energy authority chief Zafer Melhem.

Petroleum minister confers with Mercuria officials on ship supply services

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 12:53 GMT

Molla stressed the importance of the geographic and strategic location of Egyptian ports and assured Mercuria representatives about business incentives and infrastructure.

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.

Molla: Natural gas very important for economic growth

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 02:32 GMT

He added in statements during signing a contract of supplying natural gas to the industrial area in Eastern Port Said between the General Authority for the Suez Canal Economic Zone and Sinai Company for Gas that his ministry is working to benefit from natural gas for achieving social and economic development.

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.

Petroleum min.: Western Desert produces about 60% of Egypt's crude oil

Wed, 09 Jan 2019 - 09:51 GMT

He made the remarks in a statement on Wednesday while chairing a general assembly meeting of Agiba Petroleum Company to review its 2019-2020 fiscal year budget plan.