Information and communications technology (ICT) should be leveraged as an integral part of any industrial progress, Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El Molla, stated, Al Mal Newspaper reports.

The minister’s comments came during the 22nd round of Cairo ICT exhibition and PAFIX, where he praised the inclusion of recent technologies in the oil and gas industry.

El Molla expressed that he is looking forward to a distinctive round of the Cairo ICT Exhibition in December 2019.

The conference was attended by several leading figures including the Minister of Supply, Minister of Finance, and Minister of Social Solidarity.