East Med gas exports – is Cyprus being left out?
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East Med gas exports – is Cyprus being left out?

Key players in the Easy Med like Egypt, Israel and Greece have been discussing potential bilateral gas projects that ultimately leave Cyprus out, in the cold. Most hydrocarbon…

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Cyprus to assume first Presidency term of Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF)
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Cyprus to assume first Presidency term of Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF)

Cyprus will assume its first official Presidency term of the Eastern Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF) starting on January 2022, participants at the fourth EMGF ministerial meeting decided on Tuesday. The…

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Cyprus and Israel agree framework for settling offshore gas dispute
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Cyprus and Israel agree framework for settling offshore gas dispute

Israel and Cyprus have reached an understanding over gas reserves straddling their maritime border, the Cypriot energy minister said on Tuesday, in a key step towards resolving a…

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A viable alternative to the EastMed Gas Pipeline?
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A viable alternative to the EastMed Gas Pipeline?

The several discoveries in the Eastern Mediterranean give the EU the alternative that it is looking for to reduce its gas reliance on Russia. Huge discoveries have been…

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Israel-Egypt Pipe dreams and net-zero agendas
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Israel-Egypt Pipe dreams and net-zero agendas

Israel to link Leviathan gas field to Egyptian LNG plants runs contrary to green plans THE Egyptian Petroleum Minister, Tareq El Molla, in a first visit to Israel…

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Chevron plans gas delivery to Gaza via Israeli pipeline
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Chevron plans gas delivery to Gaza via Israeli pipeline

An Israeli pipeline that would  deliver gas to the impoverished Gaza Strip  have moved from the abstract to the concrete in recent weeks, three officials with knowledge of…

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Egypt launches Bid Round for 24 blocks
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Egypt launches Bid Round for 24 blocks

Egypt announced the start of a bid round for exploration and exploitation of oil and natural gas in 24 blocks. The round, which concludes on Aug. 1, includes…

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When Total will drill in Lebanon Offshore Block 9?
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When Total will drill in Lebanon Offshore Block 9?

According to a press release by the Ministry of Energy and Water in the caretaker government, the offshore exploration activities are continuing but with some minor delays. Hence,…

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اللعب الاسرائيلي في الوقت الضائع
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اللعب الاسرائيلي في الوقت الضائع

المفاوضات المتعلّقة بالنزاع البحري مع إسرائيل متوقفة، ولا توجد مؤشّرات تدلّ على إمكان تحريكها قريبًا. لكن يبدو أنّ إسرائيل قررت في الوقت الضائع تحريك الملف على طريقتها، من…

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Israel and Lebanon’s border dispute could give the UAE a Mediterranean foothold
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Israel and Lebanon’s border dispute could give the UAE a Mediterranean foothold

With its new relations with Israel, could Abu Dhabi mediate with Beirut on coveted gas reserves? With the United Arab Emirates now boasting relations with Israel as well…

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