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  • 21 January 2016
    Business & Finance

    All talks have ended regarding a potential takeover offer for San Leon Energy, an independent oil and gas exploration company with headquarters in Ireland, by an unnamed party.  In August 2015, San Leon was approached by a possible offeror. However, San Leon noted that the approach may or may not lead to an actual offer […]

  • 21 June 2013

    The Greek Government (the Ministry of Energy, Environment and Climate Change – MEECC) and the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project have agreed the Host Government Agreement (HGA) in Athens. The HGA sets out the framework by which the project will be realized and operated on Greek territory. This includes processes related to land easement and […]

  • 3 June 2009

    At its 42nd meeting last month, the Paris MoU Committee approved the 2008 inspection results and adopted new performance lists for flag States and Recognized Organizations. These lists will take effect from 1 July 2009. The “Black List” for 2009 contains 21 flags States, two more than last year. The 2008 “White List” includes 41 […]

  • 18 June 2014

    The European Commission has officially introduced a new EU Strategy for the Adriatic and Ionian Region in the form of a Communication and an Action Plan, to help its 70 million residents reap the benefit of closer cooperation in areas like promoting the maritime economy, preserving the marine environment, completing transport and energy links and boosting […]

  • 17 March 2011

    EMA BlueTraker® VMS to be Installed on More Than 200 Ships CELJE, SLOVENIA – March 08, 2011 – (Marine NewsWire) EMA Group (EMA) today announced that the Albanian government has awarded the company a contract to implement Iridium-based Vessel Monitoring Systems (VMS) for the country’s commercial fishing fleet. The contract, issued by the European Union […]

  • 26 April 2013
    Business & Finance

    San Leon  has today signed an amendment to its Petroleum Sharing Contract (“PSC”) for the Durresi Block, offshore Albania, where the Company holds a 100% operating interest. The Amendment alleviates the tight timelines that existed in the current phase of the PSC, where San Leon would have had a requirement to drill an exploration well […]

  • 12 October 2012

    Sky Petroleum, Inc., an oil and gas company with activities in Albania and Mubarek field, offshore United Arab Emirates, has appointed Jaloul Ayed to its Advisory Board. Jaloul Ayed was appointed Minister of Finance of Tunisia in January 2011 and served in the two interim governments that were formed following the Tunisian revolution. Prior to […]

  • 27 June 2012

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) today welcomed news of the signing of an inter-governmental agreement (IGA) on the Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline project (TANAP) by President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan and Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey. TAP Managing Director Kjetil Tungland said: “The signing of this agreement is a significant and very timely step […]

  • 30 September 2014

    Fluxys and Enagás have acquired the stakes of Total (10%) and E.ON (9%) in the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP).  Through the acquisition Fluxys increases its stake from 16 to 19%, while Enagás becomes a new 16% partner in TAP. Under the new arrangement TAP’s shareholding is now comprised of BP (20%), SOCAR (20%),  Statoil (20%), Fluxys […]

  • 27 June 2013

    The Greek Government (the Ministry of Energy, Environment and Climate Change – MEECC) and the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project have signed the Host Government Agreement (HGA) in Athens, agreed in principle last week. The HGA sets out the framework by which the project will be realized and operated on Greek territory. This includes processes […]

  • 17 May 2011
    Business & Finance

      The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) announced yesterday that it has commenced the project’s formal Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) process in Italy. The submission of its Scoping Report to the Italian authorities follows a similar move in Albania last month. The Scoping Report document was presented to national, regional, provincial and municipal authorities […]

  • 13 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Finland and China are scheduled to join The Nairobi International Convention On The Removal of Wrecks starting from January 27 and February 11, 2017, respectively. The convention, which entered into force on April 15, 2015, adopts strict liability and compulsory insurance, regulating that the registered shipowner has the obligation to locate, mark and remove the […]

  • 17 May 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) announced yesterday that it has commenced the project’s formal Environmental and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) process in Italy. The submission of its Scoping Report to the Italian authorities follows a similar move in Albania last month. The Scoping Report document was presented to national, regional, provincial and municipal authorities in […]

  • 6 February 2012

    Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) issued today a statement regarding the current gas supply shortfalls in Europe. “The extreme cold weather that Europe is presently facing has boosted gas demand, putting energy supplies under strain. In the past couple of days Russian gas supplies to Europe have fallen sharply, due to increase of own demand. In […]

  • 19 April 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Italian contractor Saipem has been awarded new E&C (Engineering & Construction) contracts valued at approximately €430 million ($487 million). The first is a contract with Statoil, for the lift and mating operations of offshore floating wind turbines for the Hywind Scotland project. The 30 MW project is the first floating wind farm being built by Statoil off […]

  • 19 December 2012

    Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) plans to start offshore surveys in the Adriatic Sea this winter. The goal is to collect additional data and samples to identify optimal offshore routing. TAP plans offshore surveys that will consist of various investigations along the proposed offshore pipeline route in the Adriatic Sea in international, Italian and Albanian waters. […]

  • 18 June 2019
    Rules & Regulation

    The Saudi Arabia flag was demoted to Grey List.

  • 19 November 2014

    “Restinco” plant nursery in Brindisi, Italy, a regional state property under the management of Agency for Regional Irrigation and Forestry activities (Arif), will become a home to a meteorogical tower which will track wind speeds. It is one of six towers the Polytechnic University of Marche is planning to install on the Italian part of the Adriatic coast. […]

  • 16 September 2011

    The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) has submitted its application for the construction of an Independent Natural Gas System (INGS) to RAE, the Greek Regulatory Authority for energy. TAP’s Greek section of the pipeline will be approximately 465 km long and will commence at Komotini, where it ties into the national grid system. The pipeline will […]

  • 19 November 2014

    “Restinco” plant nursery in Brindisi, Italy, a regional state property under the management of Agency for Regional Irrigation and Forestry activities (Arif), will become a home to a meteorogical tower which will track wind speeds. It is one of six towers the Polytechnic University of Marche is planning to install on the Italian part of the Adriatic coast. […]

  • 28 June 2013

    Baar, Switzerland. At a press conference held by the Shah Deniz Consortium (SDC) today in Baku, Azerbaijan, the SDC confirmed that the Trans Adriatic Pipeline has been selected to transport Shah Deniz II gas to Europe. Kjetil Tungland, Managing Director at TAP, said: “I am very pleased that the selection to transport Shah Deniz II […]

  • 4 March 2016

    European Commission on Thursday approved the deal between Greece and the Trans Adriatic Pipeline, ruling it was in line with EU state aid rules.