22 Jan, 2016
As part of this growing interest in the Cypriot island, a huge Business Forum for the East Mediterranean region is around the corner: The “Business Forum Cyprus-Lebanon” which will be held at the St. Raphael Resort in Limassol, Cyprus on Friday February 19th till Sunday February 21st with a wide panel of international key speakers, Lebanese and Cypriots businessmen, energy and economical sector key players and young entrepreneurs of both countries.   The program offers an incredible breadth of content, bringing world-class speakers from [...]
24 Nov, 2015
  U.S Noble Energy seeks the consent from the Cypriot Ministry of Energy to include Britain’s BG Group in consortium holding rights over the Block 12 field in the Eastern Mediterranean. A decision by British Gas to invest in Cyprus’ offshore energy reserves is good news for the Eastern Mediterranean’s entire oil and gas sector, an industry veteran said Monday.   The announcement by the Cypriot government and US-based Noble Energy “only reaffirms the potential enjoyed by several countries in the neighborhood,” said [...]
19 Nov, 2015
The Organization for Petroleum & Energy Sustainability (OPES) - Lebanon in partnership with the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FEB) organized the 1st Oil & Gas conference "Lebanese Oil & Gas Sector: Prospects of the Local Economic Context" on Saturday November 21st, 2015 - Rotana Arjan Hotel, Raouche from 9:00 am till 04:00 pm. The conference will gather targeted audience of policy makers, experts, researchers, academics, public administration officials, Private Sector representatives, civil society; and those involved in the sector from [...]
15 Nov, 2015
The Faculty of Science and the Faculty of business & economics sciences at the Lebanese University are organizing the conference "status of the oil and gas industry in Lebanon: challenges, opportunities and aspirations".   This first conference aims to create an interact platform for stakeholders (academics, researchers, specialists and students) to share, exchange and disseminate the results of their work, experience, research, ideas and perspectives related to all preliminary phases of gas and oil industry.   In particular, attention will be given to the [...]
16 Nov, 2015
Ask an oceanographer about the Eastern Mediterranean Basin, and he might mention a sea-floor dotted with mud volcanoes spewing gas and sometimes oil into the benthic environment.   Ask a geologist, and she may wax lyrical about sediment columns up to 12 km thick, generously capped by “evaporite,” i.e. dirty rock salt.   Both sets of observations have led to speculation that the entire region bounded on three sides by the politically fractious arc of Greece, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Israel and Egypt may be [...]
09 Nov, 2015
FORBES BEIRUT – For the better part of four decades, Lebanon has been battered by one knockout punch after another. Many of its wounds have been self-inflicted–civil war, sectarian strife, political paralysis, corruption–but the country has also been beset from the outside. It was also under Syrian military domination for years, invaded twice by Israel, manipulated by Iran, and staggered by the bombing death of its former prime minister, Rafiq Hariri. Now the tiny country is struggling to feed, house [...]
25 Oct, 2015
Lead (summary): The Lebanese Oil and Gas Initiative (LOGI) announces its membership in Publish What You Pay, a global coalition of civil society organizations campaigning for open and accountable oil, gas and mining industries.   Main text: Delays in Lebanon’s quest to explore for oil and gas resources has cast doubt by the public and has fostered a narrative that the Lebanese government will not transparently manage this public asset. The decision-making process for this sector is opaque and political influence in [...]
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Cogico SARL
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Wardieh Holdings
  Oil & Gas, Fuel
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