alexandria

  • EGAS Signs Contract for Conversion of 2262 Buses

    EGAS Signs Contract for Conversion of 2262 Buses

    Thursday, 3rd June 2021

    The Prime Minister, Mostafa Madbouly, witnessed the signing contract to amend 2262 buses of the Public Transport Authority in Cairo and Alexandria with a bout EGP 1.2 billion to run on natural gas, according to a press release.

  • El Molla Inspects New Projects at APC, AMOC, ANRPC

    El Molla Inspects New Projects at APC, AMOC, ANRPC

    Sunday, 23rd May 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, made an inspection tour of Alexandria Petroleum Company (APC), Alexandria Mineral Oils Company (AMOC), and Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemicals Company (ANRPC) to follow up on the number of refineries and petroleum projects achieving the goals of increasing production, according to a press release.

  • El Molla Reviews Midor Refinery Expansion 

    El Molla Reviews Midor Refinery Expansion 

    Sunday, 7th March 2021

    Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, reviewed the $2.3 billion Midor refinery expansion in Alexandria which aims to increase its current refining capacity by 60%.

  • El Molla Highlights Egypt’s Potentials to Become Ship Bunkering Hub

    El Molla Highlights Egypt’s Potentials to Become Ship Bunkering Hub

    Sunday, 14th February 2021

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, held a meeting to increase Egypt’s role as an integrated central hub for ship supply services which contribute in maximizing the added value.

  • MPED Allocates EGP 4.9 B to Alexandria’s Petroleum Sector in FY 2020/21

    MPED Allocates EGP 4.9 B to Alexandria’s Petroleum Sector in FY 2020/21

    Thursday, 31st December 2020

    The Ministry of Planning and Economic Development (MPED) allocated EGP 4.9 billion of investments to the oil and gas sector during the fiscal year (FY) 2020/21;  29.5% of total investments in Alexandria.

  • El Molla, Fouad Follow up Environmental Reform Plans 

    El Molla, Fouad Follow up Environmental Reform Plans 

    Wednesday, 7th October 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, and the Minister of Environment, Yasmine Fouad, followed up on the environmental compliance and reform plans concerning the industrial drainage issue facing petroleum companies operating in the Gulf of Suez and Alexandria.

  • SIDPEC Buys Land for $1.2 B Expansion Project

    SIDPEC Buys Land for $1.2 B Expansion Project

    Monday, 24th June 2019

    SIDPEC signed a final contract with Alex Fiber to acquire a land lot, which it will use to construct a $1.2 billion expansion project to produce propylene and polypropylene.

  • Plans for $5 B Petrochemicals Complex in Alexandria

    Plans for $5 B Petrochemicals Complex in Alexandria

    Wednesday, 19th June 2019

    The government is considering a project to establish a petrochemicals complex in Alexandria, with around $5 billion in investments, beside a current $1.5-billion factory.

  • Sidpec Expansion to Be Implemented over Two Phases

    Sidpec Expansion to Be Implemented over Two Phases

    Tuesday, 23rd January 2018

    ECHEM announced that Sidi Kerir “Sidpec” expansion in Alexandria will be implemented over two phases with $1.7 billion investments.

  • Egypt to Establish New Polypropylene Factory

    Egypt to Establish New Polypropylene Factory

    Wednesday, 22nd March 2017
    The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, along with the ECHEM and Sidpec, plans to establish a new polypropylene factory in Sidpec's headquarter in Alexandria.