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Qatar Petroleum hunts for gas abroad as local growth hits limit

Qatar Petroleum is exploring for oil and gas in Cyprus and Morocco as part of a strategy to expand the tiny Gulf emirate’s global energy investments.

Total’s Cyprus Block 11 could rival Egypt’s Zohr discovery, IHS Markit says

Driven by the success of Eni’s major Zohr field gas discovery offshore Egypt in 2015, companies are rethinking the Eastern Mediterranean region’s gas potential, according to new analysis from IHS Markit.

Eni awarded two exploration blocks offshore Cyprus

Eni has been awarded two exploration blocks offshore Cyprus, following a competitive international bid round.

Cyprus to receive new offshore natural-gas bids in July

The Cypriot government will receive bids on July 22, under the latest round of licensing for offshore oil and natural-gas exploration and expects any agreements with companies to be struck by early next year, Energy Minister Georgios Lakkotrypis said.

Regional Report: Eastern Mediterranean

Pramod Kulkarni, World Oil

Eni’s discovery of supergiant Zohr field has changed the energy landscape of the region, prodding stagnant E&P developments in Israel, Cyprus and Greece.

Noble and BG agree to partnership in Block 12, offshore Cyprus

Noble Energy, Inc., announced today a farm-out agreement for a portion of its interest in Block 12 offshore Cyprus with BG International.

EMGC 2015: Gas leaders examine roles of Egypt, Cyprus in future trade

Gulf Publishing Company opened its third annual Eastern Mediterranean Gas Conference (EMGC) with a welcome from John Royall, President of Gulf Publishing Company.