Minister of Petroleum

  • Wintershall Dea Signs Concession Agreement for East Damanhour Exploration at EGYPS 2020

    Wintershall Dea Signs Concession Agreement for East Damanhour Exploration at EGYPS 2020

    Monday, 10th February 2020

    Wintershall Dea and Egyptian Minister of Petroleum H.E. Tarek El Molla have signed the concession agreement for the East Damanhour block.

  • El Molla Reviews Crude Oil Production Rates

    El Molla Reviews Crude Oil Production Rates

    Wednesday, 5th February 2020

    Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, reviewed the production rates of crude oil in the fiscal year (FY) 2019/20 and plans for the production increase.

  • GPC to Launch Safety Week Campaign

    GPC to Launch Safety Week Campaign

    Sunday, 1st December 2019

    Under the directives of the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, and in light of the Safety Week, the General Petroleum Company (GPC) Chairman, Nabil Abdelsadek, as well as GPC’s officials are preparing for safety event on December 5.

  • Egyptian, Lebanese Petroleum Unions Sign Cooperation Protocol

    Egyptian, Lebanese Petroleum Unions Sign Cooperation Protocol

    Monday, 7th October 2019

    During the signing of a joint cooperation protocol between the General Trade Union for Petroleum Workers (GTUPW) in Egypt and Federation of Petroleum Employees and Workers' Unions in Lebanon (FPW) in Lebanon on Sunday October 6, 2019, Mohamed Saafan, the Minister of Manpower, asserted the importance of the bilateral relations between Egypt and Lebanon, which are based on the principle of mutual respect and continuous consultation and coordination of views.

  • El Molla, Nunn Discuss Oil, Gas Areas of Cooperation

    El Molla, Nunn Discuss Oil, Gas Areas of Cooperation

    Wednesday, 2nd October 2019

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El Molla received Cyrill Nunn, the German Ambassador to Egypt, following the assumption of Nunn’s new position in Egypt.

  • Ministry of Petroleum Participates in World Energy Congress

    Ministry of Petroleum Participates in World Energy Congress

    Monday, 9th September 2019

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources is representing Egypt in the 24th edition of the World Energy Congress (WEC), held on September 9-12 in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

  • ECHEM, Methanex Egypt Host PSM Conference

    ECHEM, Methanex Egypt Host PSM Conference

    Monday, 9th September 2019

    Methanex in Egypt, in partnership with the Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Company (ECHEM), held the Second Annual Process Safety Management (PSM) Conference, titled: Modernizing Process Safety Management: Sharing the Vision.

  • El Sisi Orders Maximizing Egypt’s Oil Exploration

    El Sisi Orders Maximizing Egypt’s Oil Exploration

    Monday, 9th September 2019

    President Abdelfatah El Sisi has directed the Cabinet to extend the rate of oil and natural gas exploration, with a focus on maximizing the utilization of the country’s natural resources.

  • Petrobel Sets New Production Record with Milestone Achievements

    Petrobel Sets New Production Record with Milestone Achievements

    Tuesday, 27th August 2019

    The average production of Belayim Petroleum Company (Petrobel) has exceeded a record 803,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d).

  • El Molla Boosts Cooperation in HSE Activities

    El Molla Boosts Cooperation in HSE Activities

    Sunday, 25th August 2019

    Tarek El Molla, the Minister of Petroleum, met with David L. Phillips, Chairman of the Board Bilateral US-Arab Chamber of Commerce, along with JNG Chairman to discuss Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) approaches.