Category: Governments

Turkey restarts drilling in the Mediterranean Sea, stoking tensions with Greece

Turkey launched naval exercises off two Greek islands and announced energy exploration research activity in the area, as territorial tensions escalate in the eastern...

Turkey ready to rebuild port of Beirut after explosion

Turkey ready to rebuild port of Beirut after the explosion, Turkish official says Turkey is ready to help rebuild the port of Beirut, which has been destroyed by a...

Bids open for Somalia’s first-ever oil block licensing round

Somalia has announced that it is opening licensing rounds for seven offshore oil blocks. This comes days after the Federal Government of Somalia approved the board...

Egypt and Greece sign agreement on exclusive economic zone

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt and Greece signed an agreement on Thursday designating an exclusive economic zone in the eastern Mediterranean‮‮ ‬‬between the two...

Progressing on Cyprus-Egypt construction of a subsea natural gas pipeline

Cypriot and Egyptian priorities on energy issues were reaffirmed during a video conference between Energy Minister Natasa Pilides and her counterpart Tarek El Molla, it...

Israel’s Tamar gas field to start paying taxes on profit in 2021

(Reuters) – Delek Drilling said on Wednesday the partners in the Tamar natural gas site will start paying taxes on profit in early 2021, which could help Israel...

Algeria energy revenue to fall $10 bln this year

(Reuters) – Algeria expects its oil and gas revenue to fall to $23 billion this year from $33 billion in 2019, energy minister Abdelmadjid Attar told state radio...

Steinitz Calls for 10-Day National Lockdown

Steinitz Calls for 10-Day National Lockdown As Shasha-Biton called for increased freedom in the public sector, however, Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz called for a...

40 Ministers from around the world gathered to address the world’s energy and climate challeng

Ministers from dozens of countries accounting for over 80% of the world economy today took part in the International Energy Agency’s first Clean Energy Transitions...

Turkey prepares for a possible war with large-scale naval exercise off Libyan coast

Turkey prepares for a possible war with large-scale naval exercise off Libyan coast BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:45 P.M.) – In a noticeable step in terms of timing and location,...