Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources

  • Power Stations Receive Record Natural Gas Supply to Face Heat Wave

    Power Stations Receive Record Natural Gas Supply to Face Heat Wave

    Sunday, 8th August 2021

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources recorded unprecedented natural gas consumption rates by the power stations that amounted to 5,210 billion cubic feet of gas equivalent per day (bcfe/d) on August 4 and 5.

  • El Molla Launches New Round of Capability Building Program

    El Molla Launches New Round of Capability Building Program

    Tuesday, 3rd August 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, launched the second round of capability building program for operational safety and assets integration.

  • El Molla, Al Kosair Search for Ways of Cooperation in Fertilizer Industry

    El Molla, Al Kosair Search for Ways of Cooperation in Fertilizer Industry

    Tuesday, 29th June 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has met Minister of Agriculture, Al-Sayed Al Kosair, to search for how to collaborate on supporting the fertilizers industry system to contribute to Nitrogenous fertilizer.

  • New Transfers Movement in Petroleum Sector

    New Transfers Movement in Petroleum Sector

    Monday, 28th June 2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, issued new limited transfers movement for the undersecretaries of the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources as well as chairmen of the petroleum companies.

  • 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.

  • Egypt to Expand Oil, Gas Exploration in Western Mediterranean

    Egypt to Expand Oil, Gas Exploration in Western Mediterranean

    Wednesday, 21st April 2021

    Hamdy Abdel Aziz, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, stated that the Ministry’s strategy is being implemented to increase oil and gas discoveries especially in the Western Mediterranean, according to the Kelma Akhira program presented by Lamees El Hadidi.

  • Shell Egypt signs Two PSCs for Blocks in Red Sea, Mediterranean

    Shell Egypt signs Two PSCs for Blocks in Red Sea, Mediterranean

    Sunday, 3rd January 2021

    Shell Egypt has announced it signed production sharing contracts (PSCs) in the offshore and deep-water concession of the Red Sea at Block 3 with distance of 3,097 Km² and in the offshore North Kanayes of Herodotus Basin in the West Mediterranean concession by 30% share. The contracts are shared with Total company, the main operator of the project, by 35%, KUFPEC limited by 25% and Tharwa Petroleum company by 10% at distance of 4,445 Km².

  • EOG Upstream Technical Convention Postponed Due to Pandemic

    EOG Upstream Technical Convention Postponed Due to Pandemic

    Wednesday, 25th November 2020

    The Egypt Oil & Gas (EOG) Upstream Technical Convention has been postponed to the end of March or the beginning of April due to the current circumstances of the Covid-19 pandemic, Mohamed Fouad, Committee Co-Chairman and Managing Director at EOG, announced during the EOG Committee meeting.

  • Neptune Appoints Mohamed Mounes as New Managing Director for Egypt

    Neptune Appoints Mohamed Mounes as New Managing Director for Egypt

    Tuesday, 24th November 2020

    Neptune Energy company announced that it has appointed Mohamed Mounes as a Managing Director for its base in Cairo to take on the role starting from December.

  • EL Molla Issues New Transfers Movement

    EL Molla Issues New Transfers Movement

    Tuesday, 24th November 2020

    The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, has issued a new transfers movement among the petroleum companies in the aim of supporting the petroleum sector with the necessary efficiencies to achieve the targeted goals.