http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Baker Hughes awarded subsea contract for Zohr gas field, offshore Egypt http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/10/baker-hughes-awarded-subsea-contract-for-zohr-gas-field-offshore-egypt In a signing ceremony hosted by H.E. Eng. Tarek El-Molla, Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources for Egypt, Baker Hughes, a GE company announced a major subsea contract from Petrobel for phase two of the “supergiant” Zohr Gas field situated in the Mediterranean Sea. Energean receives approval to develop Katakolo field in Western Greece http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/9/8/energean-receives-approval-to-develop-katakolo-field-in-western-greece Energean Oil and Gas has announced that it has received approval for its Field Development Plan (FDP) for the development of Kataloko field in Western Greece from Hellenic Hydrocarbons Resources Management. Energean recieves FDP approval for Karish and Tanin fields, offshore Israel http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/30/energean-recieves-fdp-approval-for-karish-and-tanin-fields-offshore-israel Energean Oil and Gas has announced that its subsidiary, Energean Israel, a 50/50 JV between Energean and Kerogen Capital, has received approval from the Israeli Petroleum Commissioner for its Field Development Plan (FDP) for the development of the Karish and Tanin natural gas fields, offshore Israel. Ensco drillship wins contract with Noble Energy in Mediterranean Sea http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/21/ensco-drillship-wins-contract-with-noble-energy-in-mediterranean-sea Ensco plc announced today that the ultra-deepwater drillship ENSCO DS-7 has been awarded a contract by Noble Energy to drill two wells and complete four production wells at the Leviathan field development in the Mediterranean Sea. Shell said to mull buying Israel, Cyprus gas for Egypt plant http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/8/20/shell-said-to-mull-buying-israel-cyprus-gas-for-egypt-plant Royal Dutch Shell Plc is seeking creative solutions to bring gas from Israel and Cyprus to market, a step that could help turn the Mediterranean region into a major gas-producing hub. Saipem secures $900-million contract for EPCI activities at Zohr field http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/28/saipem-secures-900-million-contract-for-epci-activities-at-zohr-field Saipem and Petrobel have finalized offshore contract variations worth $900 million for Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Installation (EPCI) activities in relation to the “Optimized Ramp Up” phase of the giant Zohr field development project, situated in the Mediterranean Sea off the Egyptian coast. Turkish Prime Minister warns Cyprus of "untimely and dangerous" energy moves http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/20/turkish-prime-minister-warns-cyprus-of-untimely-and-dangerous-energy-moves Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim on Thursday warned Cyprus its moves to explore for energy around the eastern Mediterranean were "untimely and dangerous," adding that Ankara would continue to protect the rights and interests of Turkish Cypriots. Turkey warns Greek Cypriots, oil companies against offshore energy grab http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/7/10/turkey-warns-greek-cypriots-oil-companies-against-offshore-energy-grab Turkey warned Greek Cypriots on Friday not to make a grab for energy reserves around the divided island and President Tayyip Erdogan told oil companies to be careful they did not lose a "friend" by joining in. Cyprus to push ahead with energy plans despite challenges http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/29/cyprus-to-push-ahead-with-energy-plans-despite-challenges Cyprus will push ahead with its oil and gas development plans despite potential setbacks, including the decades-long Cyprus conflict, its energy minister said on Thursday. Energean submits FDP for Karish and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel http://www.worldoil.com/news/2017/6/20/energean-submits-fdp-for-karish-and-tanin-gas-fields-offshore-israel Energean Oil and Gas has announced that its subsidiary, Energean Israel, has submitted the Field Development Plan (FDP) for the Karish and Tanin natural gas fields, offshore Israel, to the Israeli Petroleum Commissioner.