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13 May, 2019
 
Minister of Energy and Water Nada Boustani will be hosted as a keynote speaker on the first day of the EITI Global Conference. The Lebanese Oil and Gas Initiative commend this step taken by Minister Boustani and stress the importance of Lebanon using this opportunity to show case transparencies win. However, for this win to be authentic, the Minister needs to present to the international community a tangible accomplishment done in support of implementing EITI in Lebanon. This win can [...]
10 May, 2019
 
Beirut has presented the US with its stance on the maritime border dispute with Israel as differences with Syria on Lebanon’s Exclusive Economic Zone began looming on the horizon. President Michel Aoun on Thursday presented US Ambassador to Lebanon Elizabeth Richard with new proposals on maritime border demarcation in the South. Richard later visited Speaker Nabih Berri who told her Lebanon had a “unified” position on border demarcation. Beirut has been calling for the official demarcation of the southern maritime border between Lebanon [...]
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 [...]
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