The Egyptian Minister of Electricity, Mohamed Shaker, attends Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS 17) to speak at the Ministerial Dialogues panel.
Tarek El-Molla meets with a delegation of Indian businessmen and representatives of The Confederation of Indian Industry.
Egypt paid $630m in financial obligation to Italian oil and gas company Eni in January to develop the giant Zohr field off the Mediterranean coast.
Egypt's natural gas production is going to increase during the current year due to the ongoing development of gas fields.
Egypt has appointed Tarek al-Molla as chairman of state-run Egyptian General Petroleum Corp (EGPC), the Oil Ministry said, a move that is likely to encourage foreign oil companies operating there.