European Union

  • Egypt’s Sustainable Energy Strategy 2035 Supported by EU

    Egypt’s Sustainable Energy Strategy 2035 Supported by EU

    Wednesday, 25th November 2020

    Osama Mobarez, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, and Ahmed Menhanna, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy presented the plans and efforts of the ministry to update the Egyptian energy sector and achieve sustainable energy by 2030.

  • East Med Seven Seek Energy Cooperation

    East Med Seven Seek Energy Cooperation

    Sunday, 28th July 2019

    Energy ministers declared to increase cooperation to develop the region’s gas reserves following the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF) in Cairo.

  • EMGF Second Meeting Concludes in Cairo

    EMGF Second Meeting Concludes in Cairo

    Thursday, 25th July 2019

    The Second Ministerial Meeting of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF) was held in Cairo on July 24-25, as per the invitation of H.E Eng. Tarek El Molla, the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources.

  • Egypt Discusses Bilateral Cooperation with Greece

    Egypt Discusses Bilateral Cooperation with Greece

    Wednesday, 24th July 2019

    Tarek El Molla, the Minister of Petroleum, and Konstantinos Hatzidakis, the Greek Minister of the Environment and Energy, discussed the bilateral cooperation between the two countries in the petroleum and gas sectors.

  • EU Provides EUR 20 MM for Egypt’s Energy Projects

    EU Provides EUR 20 MM for Egypt’s Energy Projects

    Sunday, 21st July 2019

    The European Union (EU) has dedicated EUR 20 million to participate in the financing of energy sector projects in Egypt.

  • El Molla Discusses Joint Cooperation with EU

    El Molla Discusses Joint Cooperation with EU

    Wednesday, 17th July 2019

    The Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El Molla has discussed with Ivan Surkos, the European Union (EU) Ambassador to Egypt enhancing cooperation in different forms, including a joint project with Belgium’s Port of Antwerp.

  • El Molla Discussed Joint Cooperation with EU Delegation

    El Molla Discussed Joint Cooperation with EU Delegation

    Wednesday, 12th April 2017
    The meeting further discussed possibilities of benefiting from EU initiatives that support the energy activities, particularly oil and gas projects in attempts to achieve sustainable development.
  • Turkey, Russia Resumed Pipeline Talks

    Turkey, Russia Resumed Pipeline Talks

    Wednesday, 7th September 2016
    Moscow has sent a draft intergovernmental agreement to Turkey on a natural gas pipeline under the Black Sea to Greece. Novak expects Ankara to decide on the project within a few months, as it is planned to kickoff by the end of 2019.
  • Egypt, World Bank to Connect 2.4m Households to Natural Gas

    Egypt, World Bank to Connect 2.4m Households to Natural Gas

    Tuesday, 30th August 2016
    Egypt and the World Bank reviewed the latest updates on a project to connect natural gas to 2.4m households, with total investments worth more than $650m.
  • Algeria, EU Pledge Action on Improving Investments

    Algeria, EU Pledge Action on Improving Investments

    Sunday, 29th May 2016
    On the backdrop of the very first EU-Algeria Energy Business Forum, European Union officials and energy firms urged Algeria to adapt to more competitive energy markets so as to attract the investment needed to pump more gas north again.