Lebanese politicians have raised concerns over offshore plans by Energean and Halliburton, in a disputed area.
Egypt has agreed to export natural gas to Lebanon, via Jordan and Syria, following a meeting involving the four states’ energy ministers in Amman.
Helmerich & Payne (H&P) will buy into Adnoc Drilling’s upcoming IPO, with the Abu Dhabi company buying eight land rigs from the US company.
Penspen has won a clutch of contracts worth $70 million in the Middle East and Africa, dominated by new agreements with Adnoc.
TotalEnergies has signed a number of major deals in Iraq’s Basra area, to develop local resources and support power generation.
Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC) is planning to sell shares in its drilling unit in what would rank among the largest initial public offerings (IPO) in the United Arab Emirates.
Delek Drilling has signed the sale and purchase agreement with Mubadala Petroleum on the sale of a 22% stake in the Tamar field.
A Pakistani group of companies has won Offshore Block 5, offshore Abu Dhabi, under its second bid round.
Delek Drilling has reported strong gas production results from the Leviathan field, off Israel, spurring it to bring forward the drilling of another production well.
Spain’s Técnicas Reunidas has won a major engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract on Qatar Petroleum’s (QP) North Field Expansion (NFE) project.
ADNOC has signed $1billion worth of engineering deals with eight companies including Wood, Flour and Worley, as part of its production boost drive.
Fuel shortages are taking their toll in Lebanon, including on the UK embassy, which is withdrawing some staff.
Kurdistan has issued a notice to Genel Energy that it intends to terminate licences on Bina Bawi and Miran.
ADNOC Group has dished out a $187million contract to boost capacity at the Al Nouf onshore oilfield in the UAE.
Saudi Aramco is in advanced talks for an all-stock deal to acquire a stake in Reliance Industries Ltd.’s oil refining and chemicals business, people with knowledge of the matter said.
The US government has sanctioned an Omani businessman for his participation in oil smuggling for Iran, with the proceeds going to destabilise the region.
Vantage Drilling has won work offshore Qatar for two rigs, Sapphire Driller and Aquamarine Driller, beginning in 2022.
Saudi Aramco followed its Big Oil competitors with bumper earnings, boosted by a recovery in oil and chemical prices.
Iran’s oil comeback, already taking longer than many traders expected, will be further complicated by last week’s deadly drone attack on a tanker in the Gulf of Oman, which the US, UK and Israel all blamed on Tehran.
The UK has accused Iran of being behind an attack on a tanker offshore Oman on July 29 and is working with partners on a response.
Proserv Controls has won a “significant contract” to provide wellhead control panels (WHCPs) to the Basra Oil Co. (BOC), at Iraq’s Majnoon oilfield.
Iran has opened a new export terminal in Jask, in the south of Iran, allowing it to bypass the Straits of Hormuz.
Alfa Laval has settled a complaint from the US about exporting storage tank cleaning units to Iran.
ADNOC has dished out a unified drilling contract worth $763.7million, with Schlumberger and Halliburton landing sizeable shares.
ShaMaran Petroleum has struck a deal to buy an 18% stake in the Sarsang licence, in Kurdistan, from TotalEnergies.