mining sector

  • El Molla Launches Third Batch of Mining Sector Program

    El Molla Launches Third Batch of Mining Sector Program

    Sunday, 21st February 2021

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, announced the launch of the third batch of the Human Capacity Development in the Mining Sector program, which implemented by the Egyptian Mineral Resources Authority (EMRA) in cooperation with Enppi, as part of developing and modernizing the mining sector program.

  • El Molla Showcases Mining Sector Strides Since 2018

    El Molla Showcases Mining Sector Strides Since 2018

    Tuesday, 16th February 2021

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, stated that the ministry aims to increase contribution in the mining sector to reach 5% during the next five years. He also reviewed the ministry’s road map of mining sector‘s achievements and development starting form 2018 before the Industry Committee in the House of Representatives.

  • El Molla Discusses Ways to Reinforce Cooperation with Iraqi Industry Minister

    El Molla Discusses Ways to Reinforce Cooperation with Iraqi Industry Minister

    Sunday, 13th December 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, and the Iraqi Minister of Industry and Minerals, Manhal Aziz, has discussed the ways of bilateral cooperation in the mining sector during the upcoming period and how to benefit from the Egyptian experience and the big opportunities in the Iraqi market.

  • El Molla Reviews Gas, Mining Market Updates with Australian Envoy

    El Molla Reviews Gas, Mining Market Updates with Australian Envoy

    Tuesday, 17th November 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has met with Glenn Miles, Australia’s Ambassador to Egypt, to discuss the pandemic’s impact on the global gas market and mining activities in Egypt. 

  • 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.

  • MoP to Launch 10 Mining Bid Rounds

    MoP to Launch 10 Mining Bid Rounds

    Monday, 24th August 2020

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources is planning to launch 10 mining bid rounds to be rolled out every three to four months, Tamer Abu Bakr, the Head of the Petroleum and Mining Industries Chamber in the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) stated.

  • The House Approves New Bill for Mining Sector

    The House Approves New Bill for Mining Sector

    Wednesday, 19th August 2020

    The House of Representatives approved a bill that allows the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources (MoP) to exploit quarries and salines that fall within the jurisdiction of the New Urban Communities Authority and in all governorates.

  • Al-Sisi Calls For Upgrading Mining Sector

    Al-Sisi Calls For Upgrading Mining Sector

    Thursday, 13th August 2020

    President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi called for the upgrading of the mining sector.

  • Saudi Mining Sector Increases 3.1% During Q1 2020

    Saudi Mining Sector Increases 3.1% During Q1 2020

    Tuesday, 4th August 2020

    Saudi Mining Sector has achieved growth 3.1% during the Q1 of the current year despite the exceptional circumstances of Coronavirus pandemic.

  • Mining Sector Launches Phase 2 of Training Program

    Mining Sector Launches Phase 2 of Training Program

    Tuesday, 14th July 2020

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla launched Phase 2 of the training program for the mining sector’s workers.