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08 May, 2019
 
Lebanon announced on April five offshore blocks to be included in its coming bidding round for energy exploration and production licenses, including four along disputed maritime borders. Offshore energy development has been a central ambition for successive governments in cash-strapped Lebanon, but political paralysis has caused years of delays. Blocks 8 and 10 both include waters also claimed by Israel, while blocks 1 and 2 include waters claimed by Syria. One of the two blocks for which licenses were awarded last year, [...]
30 Mar, 2019
 
LTA, LOGI, Kulluna Irada and OPES call on the Lebanese Cabinet, the Ministry of Energy and Water and the Ministry of Finance to implement “Strengthening Transparency in the Oil and Gas Sector” and “Access to Information” Laws. For Immediate Release - Beirut 28/03/2019 The Lebanese Transparency Association – La Fassad, the Lebanese Oil and Gas Initiative - LOGI, Kulluna Irada, and the Organization for Petroleum and Energy Sustainability - OPES salute the efforts of the Minister of Energy and Water HE. Nada [...]
21 Mar, 2019
 
RE: Your Visit to Lebanon - Energy Diplomacy Dear Mr. secretary: Your visit to Lebanon comes at a moment of both rare opportunity and significant peril for this part of the world. I note this not only as a citizen of Lebanon, but also as a resident of the long-troubled Euro-Mediterranean region, and my purpose is to avert a new round of instability for my country and its neighbors.   Multiple world-class hydrocarbon deposits have now been discovered beneath the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, offering [...]
12 Mar, 2019
 
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is set to visit Beirut this week for talks with Lebanese leaders expected to focus on bilateral relations as well as to present different solution about the disputed marine border between Lebanon and Israel. Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Satterfield, who visited Beirut last week to prepare for Pompeo’s trip, last year unsuccessfully attempted to negotiate a deal on the disputed maritime border between Lebanon and Israel, in light [...]
07 Mar, 2019
 
Lebanon renewed its rejection of the violation of its rights and sovereignty through the planned gas pipeline project between the Israeli occupation, Cyprus and Greece. The Lebanese Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants, Gebran Bassil, said in a statement that “letters were sent to the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the President of the General Assembly, the High Representative for the European Union’s Foreign and Security Policy, and the foreign ministers of Cyprus, Greece and Italy regarding the project of laying [...]
04 Mar, 2019
 
Lebanon is located in the heart of the oil production region, and it is certainly bound to become a petroleum producing country.  A Petroleum engineer is surely expected to oversee the entire process of fuel extraction from the exploration phase until the drill rig is removed. The PTE Program at Lebanese American University has been designed to equip the students with the fundamental skills required to achieve lifelong professional growth. The B.E. program covers the areas of well exploration and evaluation, well drilling and production [...]
23 Feb, 2019
 
Profesor John Paterson and Dr. Constatinos Yiallourdes shared their views and opinions with the LGOMP team about the Gas Maritime Boundaries of the oil and gas sector in Lebanon; also, their reflections with Mr. Marcel Hinain on the 2 days workshops.  - Do you think that Natural gas will be the new cause for geopolitical conflicts in the East Mediterranean region? From this perspective, How do you look into the East Med region in general? And to its several maritime disputes [...]
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