first_img Low carbon, solar future could increase jobs in the future – SAPVIA Modernisation programme Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum & MineralResources, Eng. Tarek El Molla, also commented: “As we embark on our ModernisationProgramme to create a more conducive environment for business and investment inEgypt, one of the most important pillars of this effort is to build world-classhuman capital.” TAGSEgyptGas-to-powerskills development Previous articlePOWER ALERT: Human Rights day loadsheddingNext articleGreen buildings: ‘we are building together’ ESI Africa RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR US-based energy services provider, Halliburton has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources (MoP) to support a specialised development programme for Egypt’s workforce in oil and gas sector. Featured image: 123rf. From left to right top row: Egypt’s Minister of Petroleum & Mineral Resources, Eng. Tarek El Molla and Halliburton chairman, President and CEO Jeff Miller. From left to right bottom row: Ashraf Mahmoud Farag, First Undersecretary for Agreements and Exploration at Egypt’s Ministry of Petroleum & Mineral Resources, and Halliburton Vice President of Egypt and Libya Colby Fuser. The MoU, which aligns with the ministry’sOil and Gas Modernisation Programme, is a collaborative agreement under whichHalliburton will utilise its strength in human capital development to provideon-the-job training for Egyptians who show the potential to be future leadersin the oil and gas industry. Miller added: “We have a 50-year,established working relationship with Egypt, and this MoU is a testament to ourongoing commitment to the country and its efforts to build its presence in theoil and gas industry.” “We believe Halliburton’s robust employeedevelopment experience will contribute greatly to positioning our local talentfor success and sustaining the promising vision of our ministry.” Finance and Policy BRICS Additionally, the programme will be customised for select participants to enhance their capabilities and assist Egypt in its role as a leading regional oil and gas hub. Read more: Finding the necessary talent to lead off-grid markets UNDP China, CCIEE launch report to facilitate low-carbon development AFD and Eskom commit to a competitive electricity sector “We are excited to collaborate with theMinistry to improve the development of its local workforce,” said Halliburton chairman,President and CEO Jeff Miller. Generationlast_img