That fund was jointly managed by a group of bodies that included the NNPC
Egypt is aiming to issue about $20bln in foreign denominated bonds by 2022.
North African OPEC member has been preparing changes to its hydrocarbon law in a bid to attract foreign investors
The unsolved killing of Abdel Fattah Younes by suspected fellow fighters in 2011 caused deep rifts inside the rebel camp
No more details were immediately available from the reported accident at Sidi Bouknadel, a town near Rabat.
The minister, Tarek El Molla, told Reuters the other vessel would stay behind as part of the petroleum ministry's strategy to maintain energy supplies for the country.
Combined firm would have a land bank of around 15mln square metres and assets worth $2bln, says Arqaam Capital's research head
Egypt's foreign reserves stood at $44.459bln at the end of September.
The government said it would help secure economic growth
Egypt's petroleum minister said on Tuesday that a regasification vessel would leave Egypt by the end of the week.