Energean has taken final investment decision (FID) on its Karish North gas development, offshore Israel.
Pharos Energy intends to farm out its Egyptian assets, with the company hiring Jefferies to handle the process.
Energean has closed its acquisition of Edison Exploration & Production from Edison for a total of $203 million.
Energean expects its Karish gas project in Israel to reach first gas in the fourth quarter of 2021 and the Edison E&P deal to close this December.
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Poor gas demand may restrain Eastern Mediterranean production until 2023, GlobalData has warned.
The US Department of the Treasury has imposed new financial sanctions on Iran’s oil industry.
Israel and the United Arab Emirates have opened talks over an oil pipeline linking the Red Sea with the Mediterranean, whose operations Israeli officials treat as top secret.
Stena Drilling has signed a new contract with Noble Energy for decommissioning work offshore Israel.
Israel and Lebanon have begun discussions on shared boundaries, under an agreement brokered by the US.
A number of states have signed an agreement formalising the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF).
Iran's president dismissed US efforts to restore all UN sanctions on the country, as mounting economic pressure from Washington pushed the currency down to its lowest level ever on Sunday.
Israel, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain have signed a peace agreement that marks a step towards normalising diplomatic relationships in the Middle East.
Energean has signed a pair of key gas sales contracts for its Karish development in the eastern Mediterranean.
Israel’s Petroleum Council has backed the acquisition of Noble Energy by Chevron.
Noble Energy raised the possibility of selling out to Chevron on May 12. The super-major took only until May 28 to indicate it would be keen for such a deal.
Delek Drilling has raised $2.25 billion through a bond issue to refinance debt taken out for its Leviathan project.
Lebanese President Michel Aoun has condemned planned Israeli exploration in contested waters.
Work has restarted in Singapore on a vessel for Energean that is due to begin producing gas off Israel in 2021.
Egypt’s Zohr field produced 5.1 billion cubic metres of gas in the first quarter, according to Russia’s Rosneft.
Delek Group’s reliance on restructuring its debt and selling its assets in order to cover its liabilities has led it to note some concerns that it would able to continue as a going concern in its annual report.
IGI Poseidon has invited companies to submit plans for the offshore parts of the proposed EastMed gas pipeline, which will run from the southeast Mediterranean into Europe via Greece and Cyprus.
Energean Oil and Gas has issued a warning of the potential impact of the novel Coronavirus on the construction, and therefore timetable, of the hull for its floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel for its Karish field.
A pipeline in Egypt’s Sinai has been bombed, according to reports on February 2, but imports from Israel have continued unabated.
Gas exports from Israel’s Leviathan field to Egypt began on January 15.