Sisi thanks Egyptians for not responding to 'destructive calls,' promises petroleum self-sufficiency

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 11:24 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi has thanked the Egyptian people for not responding to recent "destructive calls" for demonstrations, saying the state will always choose to reform rather than leave people in difficult conditions.

Inaugurated $3.4M Musturud hydrocracking complex to produce 4.7M tons of high-value petroleum products

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 09:42 GMT

A $3.4M-hydrocracking complex with a yearly production of 4.7M tons of high-value petroleum products in Musturud city of Qalyubia, the Delta, was inaugurated Sunday by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Egypt signs 8 gas exploration contracts worth $934M over 15 months

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 07:33 GMT

Sixth others – worth $731 million - are underway.

Methanol derivatives production plant in Egypt's Damietta to enter service in 2022: sources

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 12:20 GMT

The construction works in the project - worth $117 million - have begun.

Ministry discloses updated Egyptian petrochemicals plan 2020-2035

Mon, 25 May 2020 - 04:06 GMT

The Ministry of Petroleum disclosed on Monday the updated version of the National Plan for Petrochemical Industries taking place between 2020 and 2035.

Ministry reveals projects accomplished in Egypt's natural gas sector over 10 months

Sat, 23 May 2020 - 12:40 GMT

The Ministry of Petroleum released a report indicating the projects accomplished in the natural gas sector from July 2019 until April 2020.

10 companies place bids in Egypt's gold exploration auction conducted on March 15-July 15

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Sources told Egypt Today that 10 companies purchased the applications of the international gold exploration auction announced by Egypt earlier this year.

29 int’l deals inked in EGYPS 2020

Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 12:49 GMT

Eight deals were signed with US giants Bechtel and Chevron Corporations and British Petroleum (BP) company.

Petroleum minister in talks over Exxon Mobil Co's activities in Egypt

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:39 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry signed two deals with Exxon Mobil Corp for oil and gas exploration in the Mediterranean.

Egypt signs $43M oil exploration deal with EGAS, Wintershall Dea

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 11:49 GMT

The new agreement was signed with the Egyptian Holding Company for Natural Gases "EGAS" and the German company Wintershall Dea, the ministry clarified in a statement.

Sisi inaugurates Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS 2020)

Tue, 11 Feb 2020 - 10:01 GMT

More than 270 local and international industrial experts take part in the event along with 1,600 participants.

Oil min. asserts need to intensify crude oil exploration to increase production

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 03:26 GMT

He also called for floating "out of the box" ideas to reach a better production and make the best use of available potentials to reach distinguished results in crude oil production in Egypt.

Petroleum Min. inaugurates 1st integrated gas station in Egypt

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 03:36 GMT

This is an Egyptian-Italian joint venture implemented by the petroleum sector represented by Gastec, and Italy's Eni

Petroleum min., oil sector leaders discuss work priorities in 2020

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 03:12 GMT

Petroleum Minister Tarek Al Molla discussed with the ministry's senior officials and officials of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) work priorities in the new year.

Four new oil agreements signed at value of $155m -- Minister

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 09:36 GMT

Minister of Petroleum Tarek el Moulla on Wednesday said that four oil agreements were signed for exploration in the Western Desert, the Gulf of Suez and Nile Valley.

Egypt's energy production at its best: petroleum, electricity ministers

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 08:47 GMT

Egypt's current success in the energy sector is mainly attributed to a visionary political leadership and a strong belief in and awareness of the country’s potential.

Mulla: Egypt's natural gas production rises to highest level in Sept.

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 09:45 GMT

In the past 2 years, natural gas industry greatly developed, the minister said.

Sisi reviews Petroleum Min. strategy, orders to expand exploration

Mon, 09 Sep 2019 - 01:18 GMT

Sisi's instructions come in an effort to transform Egypt to a regional center for the trade of oil and gas in the region, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said.

Egypt, Djibouti cooperate in petroleum, gas fields

Fri, 06 Sep 2019 - 02:25 GMT

he two sides also discussed the possibility of Egyptian petroleum companies’ participation in implementing new projects in Djibouti in the fields of natural gas and logistics in light of their experiences.

Ask the President: Sisi listens to youth concerns, unveils solutions

Wed, 31 Jul 2019 - 09:05 GMT

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has launched the Ask the President session as part of the National Youth Conference held on July 30-31.