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Noble Energy announces execution of gas sales agreements for export of gas to Egypt

Noble Energy, Inc., has announced that it has signed agreements to sell significant quantities of natural gas from Leviathan and Tamar fields to Dolphinus Holdings Limited to supply gas in Egypt.

Noble, Delek sign $15-billion deal to export Israel gas to Egypt

Noble Energy Inc. and Delek Drilling-LP, the lead partners in Israel’s largest gas fields, said they signed a $15 billion agreement to export gas to Egypt’s Dolphinus Holdings.

Zion Oil & Gas encounters oil onshore Israel

Zion Oil & Gas, Inc., announces that during the current open hole wireline logging and subsequent reaming (cleaning the well bore) operations, Zion encountered free-flowing hydrocarbons while circulating drilling mud.

Fraying Israel-Turkey ties threaten planned natural gas venture

A U.S.-backed initiative to build an undersea natural gas pipeline between Israel and Turkey looks increasingly troubled as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan escalates his public denunciations of the Jewish state.

Noble Energy announces partial divestment of Israel's Tamar field

Noble Energy, Inc., has announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to divest a 7.5% working interest in the Tamar field, offshore Israel, to Tamar Petroleum Ltd. for cash proceeds of approximately $560 million and 38.5 million shares of Tamar Petroleum.

Energean appoints Stena drillship for development drilling at Israel's Karish field

Energean Oil & Gas is pleased to announce that Energean Israel has signed a contract with Stena Drilling for the development drilling of Karish field, offshore Israel.

Regional Report: Eastern Mediterranean

Emily Querubin, World Oil

Eastern Mediterranean region are beginning to increase E&P activity and were able to bring several key projects on stream in 2017.

Energean said to seek $1.2-billion loan for Israeli gas

Energean Oil & Gas SA is trying to raise about $1.2 billion of loans to develop two natural gas fields off the coast of Israel, according to people familiar with the matter.

Energean awarded five exploration licences, offshore Israel

Energean Oil & Gas has announced that Energean Israel has been awarded five offshore exploration licenses within the Israeli Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) by the Israeli Petroleum Commissioner following a recommendation by the Petroleum Council.

Energean signs further gas sales contracts, moves closer to FID for Karish and Tanin fields

Energean Oil & Gas has announced that Energean Israel has signed further Gas Sales and Purchase Agreements (GSPAs) for natural gas supply from Karish and Tanin fields, offshore Israel.

Energean signs additional sales, purchase agreements for gas supply from Karish and Tanin fields

Energean Oil & Gas has announced that Energean Israel has signed three new Gas Sales and Purchase Agreements (GSPAs) with Dorad Energy Ltd., and with Ramat Negev Energy Ltd. and Ashdod Energy Ltd., both subsidiaries of the Edeltech Group, for natural gas supply from Karish and Tanin fields, offshore Israel.

Energean recieves FDP approval for Karish and Tanin fields, offshore Israel

Energean Oil & 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.

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.

Energean submits FDP for Karish and Tanin gas fields, offshore Israel

Energean Oil & 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.

Zion Oil & Gas begins active drilling operations in Israel

Zion Oil & Gas announces it has spud the Megiddo-Jezreel #1 – a deep, onshore well located in Israel’s Jezreel Valley.

Greece's Energean signs first deal to supply gas to Israel

Energean Oil & Gas Group signed contracts to supply private Israeli power plants with natural gas, the first deals to compete with the partners who dominate the country’s energy industry.

Israel's Delek seeks London listing as energy group goes global

Delek Group Ltd., the Israeli energy company that bought UK oil explorer Ithaca Energy Inc. this year, is seeking a London listing to help further overseas expansion.

Turkey sees no need for Cyprus to approve Israel gas pipeline

A Turkey-Israel gas pipeline deal could be built through Cyprus’ economic waters even without Cypriot consent, a Turkish official said, dismissing what some experts see as a key obstacle to an energy deal between the two Mediterranean countries.

Trendsetter Engineering awarded contracts for Noble’s Leviathan field

Trendsetter Engineering, Inc. is thrilled to announce the recent award of multiple contracts to design and manufacture subsea production equipment for Noble Energy’s Leviathan Project, a large natural gas field development in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Israel.

EMGC '17: Execs outline gas prospects for Cyprus, Lebanon, Israel

Stelios Nicolaides, Director of Hydrocarbons Service for the Republic of Cyprus' Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism delivered welcoming remarks on behalf of George Lakkotrypis, Minister of Cyprus' Ministry of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism.