Prime Minister Ibrahim Mahlab inspected Monday Rashid Petroleum Company and El Prince Gas Company and opened a number of new petroleum findings.
During his visit to Rashid Petroleum Company, Mahlab was briefed on the company's activities.
Also, officials at Rashid Petroleum Company said that nine phases to develop petroleum findings in the West Delta area have been accomplished.
They also said that investments in this area estimated at 12 billion dollars.
Mahlab is accompanied by Petroleum Minister Sherif Ismail and Local Development Minister Adel Labib during his visit to Behira.