12 Feb, 2015
With a share of the resource rich Levant Basin, a pipeline to Europe under consideration and increased capex spend anticipated – Cyprus is an emerging offshore energy frontier worth watching. But can the island overcome local and neighbouring geopolitical tensions to reach its full offshore potential? Cyprus, a modest Mediterranean island situated on the cusp of the East Mediterranean Sea, holds substantial offshore acreage in the Levant Basin, estimated by the US Geological Survey to contain 1.7 billion barrels of [...]
05 Feb, 2015
In a country blighted by power cuts and poor infrastructure -- and struggling under the impact of the Syrian war across its border -- Lebanon is hopeful that untapped oil and gas reserves may offer some relief.   Although proper exploration of the possible reserves is being stymied by political deadlock, estimates have suggested revenue from the reserves could yield as much as $600 billion.   Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil, who once served as Lebanon's energy minister, has claimed such a find would help [...]
02 Feb, 2015
L’École Supérieure des Affaires ESA invites you to their Legal Conference “Petroleum law and petroleum contracts-Basics of petroleum law” where the top and most respected legal counsels and experts will gather over two power-packed days to provide you with critical updates and expert analysis of the Lebanese recent oil and gas legalities.   -Date: From 6th to 7th of February 2015 - Hours: 09:00 to 17:00 - Place: ESA Business School - Registration fee: 135 $ NB: For more information and to register, please contact [...]
31 Jan, 2015
It is true that the launching whistle of the Lebanese Oil & Gas industry has not been released yet. It is also true that the month of January of the New Year 2015 will soon end without any major update other than the continuous discussions concerning the adoption of the decrees in the last two Governmental meetings.   Samer Abbas Khalaf wrote last week in Daily Star about some external reasons that keep Oil and Gas exploration in the funnel: “Over [...]
24 Jan, 2015
Wow!!! 3.5k readers in 24 hours for my first article. Feeling like a Pulitzer Prize winner already.   Let’s get serious now. 3.5 k readers for an article on a local site about an industry that don t even exist yet, show the awareness of Lebanese people toward this field. Hopefully the politicians might feel the same. The weird thing is that out of those 3.5k readers none asked the following: How does this work?   Well I am going to play the Good Samaritan [...]
23 Jan, 2015
Lebanon is a small country in the Middle East. However, it is famous, Better “Notorious”. In movies, when bullets fly, “Beirut” comes as a key word. Only recently, did Lebanon hit the headlines as a country with possible Oil and Gas (O&G) wealth. The oily news made many people think of jackpots. The headlines and critics were many: “The country would finally solve its energy crisis”, “the deficit will be cleared off”, “we’ll have [...]
23 Jan, 2015
The Lebanese Petroleum Administration (LPA) will sign on January 27th, 2015 a partnership with the Norwegian Government through its embassy in Beirut to help the Lebanese authorities in the launching process of the country’s Oil & Gas industr   Sources told our website that the partnership will cover all aspects of the Oil and Gas sector and will allow the Norwegians to share their knowledge and expertise after their long experience since the 1960s. This step comes after the huge support [...]
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