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Exploration & Production

Total eyeing more Cypriot blocks

Total is looking to buy into other Cypriot blocks in addition to Block 8, MPs told local media after a meeting with Cypriot Energy Minister Yiorgos Lakkotrypis.

30 May 2018
Exploration & Production

European and Russian majors to start drilling in Lebanon this week

Total, Eni and Novatek will start exploration work in Lebanon this week

30 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Halliburton to provide unconventional exploration services for Saudi Aramco

Saudi Aramco signed a contract with Halliburton on Sunday to provide unconventional gas stimulation services.

29 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Rosneft signs exploration and pipeline deal in Kurdistan

Rosneft has signed a deal to develop gas reserves and a pipeline in Iraqi Kurdistan.

25 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Lebanon Block 9 consortium will not drill in disputed area – Mikhelson

Licenceholders in Lebanon's Block 9 will not drill in areas disputed with Israel

25 May 2018
Pipelines, Storage & Power

Turkey on track to meet storage capacity goal

Turkey's government wants the country to have a gas storage capacity equal to 20% of its gas consumption by 2023.

24 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Deadlines set for Egyptian licensing rounds

Egypt has set bid deadlines for two licensing rounds.

22 May 2018
Companies & Finance

TAPI workers attacked in Afghanistan

Five workers were killed by a gunman in Afghanistan on Monday while clearing the way for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline.

22 May 2018
Exploration & Production

SDX discloses dud well in Egypt

UK-listed SDX Energy encountered a non-commercial gas reservoir at its Kelvin 1X exploration well in the South Disouq permit in Egypt.

22 May 2018
Drilling in Argentina's Vaca Muerta formation Exploration & Production

Argentina seeks to maintain Vaca Muerta momentum

Fresh fears are emerging over Argentina’s fragile economy, but the government has sought to reassure producers over the country’s generous gas incentives.

22 May 2018
A rig offshore Abu Dhabi Exploration & Production

Abu Dhabi’s first licensing round draws IOC interest

ADNOC has seen significant interest from IOCs in Abu Dhabi’s upcoming licensing round.

22 May 2018
Companies & Finance

Perella Weinberg to advise Kuwait Energy on Iraq and Egypt asset sales

Kuwait Energy has selected Perella Weinberg Partners to advise on the sale of all or part of the company’s Egyptian assets and its Block 9 holding in Iraq

21 May 2018
Exploration & Production

Egypt planning two upstream licensing rounds this year

Egypt intends to launch tenders for two upstream licensing rounds in 2018.

21 May 2018
Global Markets

Poland’s PGNiG prepares to quit Iran

Poland’s PGNiG plans to suspend a gas project in Iran in response to the decision by the United States government to reimpose sanctions against Tehran.

21 May 2018
Shell’s Idku LNG plant in Egypt LNG

Cairo’s liquefaction plans stall despite rising gas supply

The ongoing dispute at Egypt’s Damietta LNG plant is holding up the country’s gas export ambitions.

21 May 2018
Exploration & Production

SDX Energy confirms South Disouq gas find in Egypt

London-listed SDX Energy has announced it has encountered gas on its Ibn Yunus 1X well at its South Disouq permit in Egypt.

18 May 2018
Work on South Pars. Exploration & Production

Total unlikely to receive sanctions waiver for South Pars

US sanctions mean the French major will likely pull out of Phase 11, and if its Chinese partner does likewise then Iran will have to go it alone.

18 May 2018
Exploration & Production

CNPC undecided on Total’s South Pars stake

CNPC has not yet decided if it will take over Iran’s South Pars gas project if US sanctions force Total to withdraw.

14 May 2018
A Shell storage tank at Harweel, Oman Exploration & Production

Shell and Total to develop Oman gas for GTL and LNG

Shell and Total will develop Omani gas resources under new MOUs, which the country hopes will offset its production decline.

14 May 2018
Companies & Finance

Dana reaches deal with debt holders over sukuk

Dana Gas has reached an agreement with holders of $700 million of its debt issued as a sukuk and subsequently declared void as un-Islamic

11 May 2018

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