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  • 7 September 2016
    Business & Finance

    Cyprus Hydrocarbons Company (CHC), the National Oil and Gas Company of Cyprus, has named Lloyd’s Register (LR) as an independent commercial advisor for its commercial exploitation of hydrocarbons in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Cyprus. In its new advisor role, Lloyd’s Register will advise CHC on oil and gas sales through […]

  • 19 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Turkey has objected ExxonMobil’s last week’s start of drilling operations in the Block 10, offshore Cyprus, saying the ‘unilateral’ drilling would not bring peace to the Eastern Mediterranean region.

  • 3 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipowners are considering a move to Cyprus due to the current financial crisis in the country and possible tax hikes, a Director General of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber Thomas Kazakos told Cyprus Mail. Kazakos said that Greek shipping companies are increasingly inquiring about tax and other administrative issues in Cyprus, also noting that for the Greek […]

  • 3 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    Greek shipowners are considering a move to Cyprus due to the current financial crisis in the country and possible tax hikes, a Director General of the Cyprus Shipping Chamber Thomas Kazakos told Cyprus Mail. Kazakos said that Greek shipping companies are increasingly inquiring about tax and other administrative issues in Cyprus, also noting that for the Greek […]

  • 23 February 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Turkish navy on Friday reportedly threatened to use force against Eni-operated Saipem 12000 drillship, after the rig’s captain tried to move the drillship to the Block 3 offshore Cyprus.

  • 22 November 2011

    Cyprus President Demetris Christofias yesterday paid a visit to an offshore drilling rig searching for gas south of the Mediterranean island, Reuters reports. Noble Corporation started with exploration drilling in September and this was Christofias’ first visit to the drilling site.  “My presence here underlines the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus which we […]

  • 31 August 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Cyprus has signed an agreement concerning the transport of natural gas to Egypt via a direct subsea pipeline.  The deal was signed in Nicosia on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 by the minister of energy, commerce, industry and tourism of the Republic of Cyprus, Georgios Lakkotrypis, and the minister of petroleum and mineral resources of the Arab […]

  • 27 November 2013

    Cyprus’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs has accused Turkey of illegal conduct in the Cypriot waters, after Turkey issued NAVTEX concerning seismic surveys in territorial waters and the EEZ of Cyprus. “With a Navigational Warning dated 22 November 2013, Turkey illegally reserved sea areas, which include part of the territorial waters of the Republic of Cyprus, near […]

  • 3 February 2015

    Alexis Tsipras, the recently appointed prime minister of Greece and the Leader of the Coalition of the Radical Left party (SYRIZA), on his first international visit, in Cyprus, used the opportunity to criticize Turkey for “the violation of the sovereign rights of the Republic of Cyprus” by deploying a seismic acquisition vessel in Cypriot waters. […]

  • 25 March 2016

    The Cypriot Government announced on Thursday the beginning of the third round of licensing for offshore exploration Blocks 6, 8 and 10 in the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Republic of Cyprus. According to the Ministry of Energy, applications may be submitted within 120 days of the date of publication of the notice in the […]

  • 18 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    The existence of natural gas reserves in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus and the prospect for Cyprus to evolve into an important energy center in the Mediterranean, which will include a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) plant, creates even greater prospects for Cyprus shipping, the President of the Republic, Mr Nicos Anastasiades, said on Monday. […]

  • 6 April 2012

    Novatek of Russia is looking at bidding for licenses to explore off Cyprus for gas. “Yes, were are looking for possibilities to invest into projects, connected to our core business,“Reuters reported, citing the company’s spokesman. Noble Energy said in December that it has found natural gas at the Cyprus Block 12 prospect, offshore Cyprus. Israe’s […]

  • 8 October 2014

    The ongoing ethnic conflict between Greek and Turkish Cypriots has deepened as the peace talks have stumbled over the Turkish side’s plans to deploy a seismic vessel into Cypriot waters. Greek Cypriots are accusing Turkey of trying to undermine the ethnically divided island’s sovereign offshore gas exploration plans. In a statement issued last night, Cyprus’ […]

  • 12 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    The deal includes the extension of the scope of the RS authorisation by the Cyprus MA effective from August 1.

  • 26 June 2013

    The Republic of Cyprus , today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (“MOU”) in respect of the Cyprus Liquefied Natural Gas (“LNG”) Project with Noble Energy International Ltd  , Delek Drilling Limited Partnership and Avner Oil Exploration Limited Partnership , that were granted in 2008 a Production Sharing Contract for Block 12. The MOU provides for […]

  • 16 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The U.S. oil major ExxonMobil has started drilling an exploration well offshore Cyprus. This was confirmed on Friday by the country’s Ministry of Energy. The ministry said Exxon had started drilling the drilling of “Delphyne-1” well in Block 10, within the Exclusive Economic Zone of the Republic of Cyprus. Exxon is the operator of the Block 10, […]

  • 8 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Research & Development

    Four large fishing vessels and a number a reef poles will be scuttled into the Cypriot Mediterranean throughout the first six months of 2013, as part of a €1.5m project that will create five new marine parks, encouraging the growth and protection of marine life around Cyprus. Funded by the Cyprus Dive Centre Association, the […]

  • 17 December 2013

    The existence of natural gas reserves in the Exclusive Economic Zone of Cyprus and the prospect for Cyprus to evolve into an important energy center in the Mediterranean, which will include an LNG plant, creates even greater prospects for Cyprus shipping, the President of the Republic, Nicos Anastasiades, said. Speaking at an event organized on […]

  • 28 December 2011

    Noble Energy, Inc. announced today a natural gas discovery at the Cyprus Block 12 prospect, offshore the Republic of Cyprus. The Cyprus A-1 well encountered approximately 310 feet of net natural gas pay in multiple high-quality Miocene sand intervals. The discovery well was drilled to a depth of 19,225 feet in water depth of about […]

  • 27 February 2018
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Italian oil company Eni has started the mobilization of the Saipem 12000 drillship to drill the RD-1 well offshore Morocco. 

  • 29 November 2018

    Italian oil and gas explorer Eni, together with its French partner Total, has plans to explore to further explore for hydrocarbons in Cyprus, despite a recent setback when the company moved its drillship out of the Country amid Turkish objections.

  • 19 November 2019

    Energean Oil & Gas, the oil and gas producer focused on the Mediterranean, said that its unit Energean International has submitted to the authorities of Cyprus, applications to import and supply natural gas to Cyprus commencing 2021.