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Egypt's Petroleum Ministry: NGVs halve fuel costs

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 09:39 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry said that converting petrol-fuelled cars to run on natural gas reduces fuel costs by nearly 50%.

Petroleum ministry: EGPC's crude oil production hits record, exceeding 62,000 bpd

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 10:32 GMT

The ministry said that this high record in production reflected the success in implementing the integrated work program in the various oilfields of the company in the Eastern and Western Desert areas, the Gulf of Suez and Sinai.

New petroleum discovery in Gulf of Suez: Ministry

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The discovery was made by PetroGulf Misr Oil Company, Byco Petroleum and KUFPEC Egypt Limited.

24 int'l agreements signed by Oil Ministry during EGYPS 2020

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:34 GMT

Cooperation deals were signed with Chile, Somalia, Equatorial Guinea and the US Trade and Development Agency

Oil Ministry: Consumption of 95-octane fuel increases by 74 % during 3 months

Sun, 24 Nov 2019 - 01:00 GMT

This came in a report sent to el Molla on the outcome of the business activities of refining.

Rashpetco head: Well drilling activities in WDDM project completed

Fri, 13 Sep 2019 - 01:22 GMT

He added the six wells are expected to produce 390 million cubic meters of natural gas per day in the first quarter of 2020, according to a statement by the Ministry of Petroleum on Friday.

Oil Ministry’s strategy aims to increase production of refineries

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 10:24 GMT

Molla stressed the importance of continuing to raise the efficiency of operations, maximize profitability and apply the latest technologies used in refining activities.

Ministry: Egypt achieves self-sufficiency in natural gas production

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 10:40 GMT

il refining projects also came into force in 2018, the statement said, citing a project by Alexandria National Refining and Petrochemicals Company (ANRPC) to produce premium octane gasoline 92 and 95.

New capital company, Petroleum Ministry seal deal to build cooling plant

Mon, 03 Dec 2018 - 10:31 GMT

This comes as part of government efforts to achieve sustainable development goals in new cities and to rationalize the use of energy.

7 areas across nation to be supplied with natural gas this month

Sun, 02 Sep 2018 - 10:09 GMT

These areas are located in Giza, Cairo, Kafr el Sheikh, Gharbiya, Beni Suef and Tenth of Ramadan..

New agreement to dig 7 wells in Western Desert, at investments worth $9M

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 09:41 GMT

The agreement was signed by CEO of the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) Abed Ezz el Regal and Apache Egypt Regional Vice President and General Manager David Chi.

3 agreements for oil, gas exploration in N.Sinai, Gulf of Suez signed

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 09:22 GMT

The first agreement was signed with South Valley Egyptian Petroleum Holding Company (Ganope) and Britain's GHP corporation to dig six new wells in the western Gebel El Zeit Concession with total investments of $6 million.

Additional well in Nawras field enters production with 180 mcfd

Sun, 27 May 2018 - 10:46 GMT

The operation of a new well comes as part of efforts to develop new finds and put them on the production map to increase local output of petroleum and natural gas.

Industrial sector’s debt to Petroleum Min. reaches LE 11B in December

Wed, 28 Feb 2018 - 12:05 GMT

The industrial sector’s debt to the Petroleum Ministry reached LE 11 billion by December 2017, an official source at the petroleum Ministry said.

Petroleum Min. inks seismic survey agreement with Schlumberger

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum signed an agreement, with oilfield services company Schlumberger to conduct a seismic survey in the Gulf of Suez.

Egypt to boost its petrol production by 11M tons in 4 years

Tue, 06 Feb 2018 - 10:57 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry is executing 7 projects to develop and expand refineries, with LE 8.3 billion investments.

Egypt pays $200M in foreign oil company arrears in January: finance minister

Sun, 21 Jan 2018 - 08:34 GMT

Egypt owed foreign oil companies $2.4 billion at the end of June 2017, the petroleum ministry said this week. There was no newer figure.

Egypt to boost its petrol production to 28.5M tons annually

Sun, 03 Dec 2017 - 02:11 GMT

Egypt’s Petroleum Ministry aims to increase its annual production of gasoline, diesel butane gas and jet fuel by 11.6 million tons in the next four years.

Top 10 projects of natural gas, crude oil in Egyptian market

Sun, 26 Nov 2017 - 08:31 GMT

Egypt’s petroleum ministry is targeting a raise in its production from natural gas and crude oil via 10 projects.

Answers you should know on petroleum debt to foreign firms

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 05:55 GMT

The Petroleum Ministry announced a plan to completely settle the dues before the end of 2020.

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