Sisi endorses law enabling oil minister to clinch deals with EGPC, US Apache
Tuesday، 15 September 2020 - 09:17 PM
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Tuesday endorsed Law No.167 for the Year 2019 granting the authority to the minister of oil and mineral resources to clinch deals with the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) and United States oil and gas producer Apache Corporation to explore and produce oil and gas in Egypt's western desert. The new law is an amendment of Law No.20 for the Year 2005 and its amended Law No.121 for the Year 2014. The law was published in the official Gazette of Tuesday.