The forum also discussed the prospect of enrolling new members and observers to the forum in light of the interest many countries have expressed. The members also reviewed the forum’s roadmap for 2021 which included the work plan for the Gas Industry Advisory Committee (GIAC) as well as detailed plans for its technical, economic, and organizational subcommittees. They also approved requests for two additional members to join GIAC bringing the number of its members to 29. This further establishes EMGF as an effective organization to achieve energy cooperation in the Eastern Mediterranean.
EMGF Reviews HQ Agreement, Roadmap 2021
Wednesday, 16th December 2020
Tuesday, 10th August 2021
In Bilateral talks over the phone, the Egyptian Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El Molla, and Israeli Energy Minister, Karine El Harrar, discussed cooperation between the two sides in the field of natural gas, and future plans with regard to receiving Israeli gas to liquefy in Egyptian natural gas liquefaction plants for re-export.
Tuesday, 6th July 2021
Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, has signed an agreement to establish the East Mediterranean Gas Forum’s (EMGF) Headquarters in Cairo and launched the official EMGF website during the fifth ministerial meeting of the forum.
Tuesday, 8th June 2021
The British Egyptian Business Association (BEBA) hosted a webinar in honor of Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, highlighting the oil and gas sector's achievements.
Tuesday, 11th May 2021
Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, discussed methods to increase cooperation in the petroleum sector between Egypt and the US with Stuart Jones, President for Regions and Corporate Affairs at Bechtel Corporation, and Jonathan Cohen, the US Ambassador to Egypt.