Lebanon opens LNG import, supply tender
Permalink

Lebanon opens LNG import, supply tender

Lebanese Energy Minister Cesar Abi Khalil launched a tender for the import and supply of liquefied natural gas, in a significant step towards securing affordable fuel to power…

Continue Reading →

Egypt to offer 27 concessions in 2 bid rounds for oil & gas exploration
Permalink

Egypt to offer 27 concessions in 2 bid rounds for oil & gas exploration

Egypt will launch two international bid rounds for oil and gas exploration in 2018, the petroleum ministry said in a statement on Monday. One bid round will cover…

Continue Reading →

France’s Total to expand presence into Cyprus block 8
Permalink

France’s Total to expand presence into Cyprus block 8

French energy giant Total, wants to expand its presence into block 8 of Cyprus’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis said on Monday. Speaking to reporters…

Continue Reading →

Cyprus’ oil and gas resources should be equitably shared between both communities on the island
Permalink

Cyprus’ oil and gas resources should be equitably shared between both communities on the island

Cyprus’ oil and gas resources should be equitably shared between both communities on the island, in the context of an overall settlement said Jonathan Cohen, Deputy Assistant Secretary…

Continue Reading →

Could Egypt two LNG export plants run at full capacity by end of 2019?
Permalink

Could Egypt two LNG export plants run at full capacity by end of 2019?

With the start of the third production unit at Egypt’s giant Zohr offshore gas field earlier this week, the country’s need for LNG imports is rapidly drawing to…

Continue Reading →

EastMed Pipeline Work Group Meets in Athens
Permalink

EastMed Pipeline Work Group Meets in Athens

A work group met officially at the Environment and Energy Ministry on Monday to discuss the construction of the EastMed natural gas pipeline. The project, connecting the Levantine…

Continue Reading →

Shell to begin production at WDDM Phase 9B in Q3 2018
Permalink

Shell to begin production at WDDM Phase 9B in Q3 2018

Shell is planning to begin pumping 100 million cubic feet per day (mmcfd) of natural gas from the West Delta Deep Marine (WDDM) Phase 9B project in 3Q2018,…

Continue Reading →

Sonatrach, Total Sign $1.5 Billion Deal To Build A Polypropylene Plant
Permalink

Sonatrach, Total Sign $1.5 Billion Deal To Build A Polypropylene Plant

Sonatrach signed, on Friday, a contract with France’s Total for the completion of a petrochemical complex in the industrial zone of Arziew (Western Algeria) with a financial value…

Continue Reading →