How Valuable Are Lebanon’s Oil and Gas Revenues?
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How Valuable Are Lebanon’s Oil and Gas Revenues?

The IMF has made a detailed evaluation of the proposed fiscal regime for the oil and gas sector and the various options which depend on bids and the…

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LEBANON’S OIL AND GAS WEALTH: POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS
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LEBANON’S OIL AND GAS WEALTH: POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS

Lebanon’s prospects as an oil and gas producer are fueling expectations, verging on irrational exuberance, that an energy windfall would jump start the economy out of its lethargy,…

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Gas exploitation totally dependent on a Cyprus solution
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Gas exploitation totally dependent on a Cyprus solution

The US heads a growing list of those insisting that to exploit its hydrocarbons, Cyprus has to work with Turkey SPEAKING before a joint sub-committee of Congress, the…

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Series of Events Suggest Progress for East Mediterranean Development
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Series of Events Suggest Progress for East Mediterranean Development

The future of the natural gas deposits that have been found in the East Mediterranean have been the source of hypothesis and speculation since they were discovered around…

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Egypt Discovery Transforms Petroleum Outlook in Eastern Mediterranean
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Egypt Discovery Transforms Petroleum Outlook in Eastern Mediterranean

When it comes to oil and gas exploration and production, Egypt is in a different league than its neighbors in the Eastern Mediterranean. Its oil activity spans more…

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Zohr gives Cyprus plenty of choice for Block 10 licences
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Zohr gives Cyprus plenty of choice for Block 10 licences

By Abboud Zahr* It is not always the technical matters which dictate who wins the bid, but also political and geopolitical ones. The results of the recently closed…

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Can Natural Gas Put Cyprus Back Together Again?
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Can Natural Gas Put Cyprus Back Together Again?

As Cyprus ramps up its own energy exploration, and hopes prevail of an Israel-Turkey pipeline, there is growing optimism that natural gas will help finally unify the divided…

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Cyprus Aphrodite in doubt as new acreage turns heads
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Cyprus Aphrodite in doubt as new acreage turns heads

The development of Aphrodite, Cyprus’s biggest gas field to date, will continue to be stymied by the lack of a route to market for its gas and the…

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