Turkey warns Exxon drilling could change balance on Cyprus issue
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Turkey warns Exxon drilling could change balance on Cyprus issue

Turkey said on Sunday it was repeating its warning to companies and countries over hydrocarbon exploration in Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ), suggesting that drilling by US giant…

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Delphine drilling has started, Energy minister says
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Delphine drilling has started, Energy minister says

Energy Minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis announced Friday that ExxonMobil has started drilling at an offshore field inside the island’s exclusive economic zone. The minister made the announcement during a…

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Eni sells to Mubadala Petroleum a 20% stake in the Nour North Sinai Offshore concession
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Eni sells to Mubadala Petroleum a 20% stake in the Nour North Sinai Offshore concession

Eni further strengthens its ties with Mubadala Petroleum, building on the successful partnership in the Shorouk concession. The Chief Executive Officer of Petroleum & Petrochemicals, Mubadala Investment Company,…

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Exxon Mobil to start drilling in Cyprus by week’s end
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Exxon Mobil to start drilling in Cyprus by week’s end

The Stena Icemax drillship leased by ExxonMobil, is expected to begin drilling in Cyprus’ offshore block 10 by the end of the week, it was reported on Wednesday.…

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Exxon drillship on location in block 10
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Exxon drillship on location in block 10

The Stena Icemax drillship has arrived on location in Cyprus’ offshore block 10 and is preparing to bore down into the seabed, energy minister Giorgos Lakkotrypis said on…

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ExxonMobil gears up for Cyprus wells despite Turkish threats
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ExxonMobil gears up for Cyprus wells despite Turkish threats

It is ExxonMobil’s turn to take a risk in East Mediterranean waters. The Stena IceMAX drillship is due to arrive in the southern Cypriot port of Limassol on…

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US energy official to visit Cyprus trying to prevent Turkish threats
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US energy official to visit Cyprus trying to prevent Turkish threats

US Assistant Secretary of State for Energy Resources Francis Fannon will travel to the East Med starting Monday, November 11 and visit Nicosia, Tel Aviv and Cairo, the…

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Cyprus issues navtex for ‘Delphini’ target as Exxon’s drill ship set to arrive
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Cyprus issues navtex for ‘Delphini’ target as Exxon’s drill ship set to arrive

THE Cyprus government issued a navigational telex (navtex) notification to seafarers on Saturday ahead of the arrival next week of Stena IceMax, a drilling ship commissioned by Exxon…

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