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El Molla and Bechtel Discuss Petchem Investment

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum, Tarek El Molla, met with Bechtel to discuss the development of a new petrochemical complex.

The proposed petrochemical complex would be located in Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone.

Nader Saad, the official spokesman of the Egyptian Cabinet, said that Bechtel is seeking to invest further in Egypt. The firm has been operating in the country for decades.