Cyprus President calls on Turkey to end gas standoff, return to talks
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Cyprus President calls on Turkey to end gas standoff, return to talks

President Nicos Anastasiades called on Turkey and the Turkish Cypriots to return to the negotiating table provided they end the violation of the republic’s sovereign rights inside its…

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Egypt pays $300m in IOC arrears, to pay another $250m next month
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Egypt pays $300m in IOC arrears, to pay another $250m next month

Egypt paid international oil companies USD 300 million in arrears just last week, EGPC CEO Abed Ezz El Regal told Al Borsa on Tuesday. This would bring Egypt’s…

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Why Isn’t Egypt Joining Israel’s Natural Gas Deal Party?
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Why Isn’t Egypt Joining Israel’s Natural Gas Deal Party?

It seemed like one big noisy party on Monday when the partners in the Israeli gas fields Tamar and Leviathan announced an agreement to export gas to Egypt.…

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Energean planning to list on London Stock Exchange
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Energean planning to list on London Stock Exchange

Greek Oil and gas explorer and producer Energean is preparing to raise $500m through a listing on the London stock market in March as it seeks to tap…

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Israel to Export Natural Gas to Egypt in $15 Billion Deal
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Israel to Export Natural Gas to Egypt in $15 Billion Deal

The lead partners in Israel’s largest gas fields said they signed a $15 billion export deal with Egypt, adding an economic dimension to what until now has been…

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Israel and Russia upset Cyprus with no support against Turkey
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Israel and Russia upset Cyprus with no support against Turkey

EITHER Cyprus geo-strategic importance nor its strategic trilateral alliances that Phil and the rest of the bash-patriotic geo-strategists love to peddle were much help in the last week…

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Egypt, Shell sign agreement for the development of JV Bapetco
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Egypt, Shell sign agreement for the development of JV Bapetco

The Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation (EGPC) has signed an agreement with Shell Egypt to develop Badr El Din Petroleum Company (Bapetco). The deal has been inked by both…

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U.S. proposal on maritime border of Israel’s claims
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U.S. proposal on maritime border of Israel’s claims

Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri rejected Friday a new U.S. proposal to resolve a maritime border dispute with Israel, casting gloom over an American mediation effort in the long-simmering…

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