Lebanon: First offshore well to be drilled in 2019
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Lebanon: First offshore well to be drilled in 2019

Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil said Friday that drilling for oil and gas in blocks…

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Lebanon approves two licenses for oil and gas exploration
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Lebanon approves two licenses for oil and gas exploration

The government’s awarding of gas exploration license to a consortium of companies could put Lebanon…

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Lebanon: Cabinet aproves the award of two offshore blocks
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Lebanon: Cabinet aproves the award of two offshore blocks

The Lebanese cabinet approved on December 14th, the award of blocks 4 and 9 to…

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Ministry expects Egypt’s natural gas output to reach 6.4 bcf/d by mid-2018
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Ministry expects Egypt’s natural gas output to reach 6.4 bcf/d by mid-2018

Egypt’s natural gas output is expected to reach 6.4 bcf/d by mid-2018, by which time…

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Egypt set to test output from Zohr giant gas field
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Egypt set to test output from Zohr giant gas field

Pilot production at Egypt’s Eni SpA-operated Zohr natural gas field will begin “in the coming…

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Noble Energy considers participation in pipeline linking Cyprus gas to Egypt
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Noble Energy considers participation in pipeline linking Cyprus gas to Egypt

Noble Energy is trying to push forward the potential gas pipeline linking Cyprus’ offshore gas fields…

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What is the ‘Presource Curse’ and what are its Implications for Lebanon?
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What is the ‘Presource Curse’ and what are its Implications for Lebanon?

An interview with David Mihalyi, economic analyst at the Natural Resource Governance Institute and visiting…

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Egypt takes giant step towards energy independence
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Egypt takes giant step towards energy independence

A recently discovered gas field in Egypt – one of the world’s largest – is…

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