Thursday, 10th June 2021
Tarek El Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, received a delegation from the International Honeywell Corporation specialized in providing technical support for petroleum projects, headed by Rajeev Gautam, President and CEO of Honeywell Performance Materials and Technologies (PMT), to review steps that will be implemented in the Red Sea Petrochemical Complex project after signing a land allocation contract in Ain Sokhna, according to a press release.
Tuesday, 1st June 2021
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi issued Law No. 160 of 2020 licensing the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, to contract with international oil companies (IOCs) for exploration and production (E&P) activities.
Wednesday, 20th January 2021
The Minster of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, signed an agreement with Shell Egypt for oil and natural gas exploration in concession area (4) in the Red Sea deep water.
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.
Monday, 12th October 2020
Natural Gas Vehicles Company (Car Gas) began a trial operation to the first natural gas supply station in collaboration with the National Service Products Organization’s (NSPO) Watanya in Hurghada, Red Sea.
Thursday, 24th September 2020
Minister of Environment, Yasmine Fouad, urged the Council of Arab Ministers Responsible for the Environment (CAMRE) to avoid an environmental disaster caused by the lack of maintenance of the oil tanker (Safer) located in the Red Sea since 2015.
Monday, 31st August 2020
President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has called for boosting Egypt's cooperation with the Italian giant Eni to ease any obstacles that the company might face.
Tuesday, 7th July 2020
The Egyptian House of Representative passed 12 exploration and production (E&P) bills that allow the Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources to sign contracts with different oil and gas E&P companies.
Tuesday, 28th April 2020
The Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, discussed the industrial wastewater treatment issues in the Gulf of Suez and the Red Sea region with Yasmine Fouad, Minister of Environmental Affairs.
Tuesday, 6th August 2019
The National Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) will announce next month a tender to establish a 20-megawatt (MW) solar power plant in Hurghada.