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  • 4 December 2007

    Total announces that it has signed an agreement with Sinopec to farm into two onshore exploration blocks in Yemen with an interest of 40%. The agreement was recently approved by the Yemeni government. Block 69, which covers an area of 1,333 square kilometres, is located in central Yemen’s Marib Basin, which is home to the […]

  • 31 December 2012

    Yemen’s Prime Minister Mohammed Salem Basindowah met on 24 December with Yemen LNG General Manager to say goodbye as his term in Yemen comes to an end. During the meeting, Prime Minister and General Manager of Yemen LNG discussed the LNG prices and the mutual efforts to increase the LNG revenues which will help boost […]

  • 16 September 2011

    Yemen LNG awarded in Sana’a yesterday scholarships to 25 young Yemeni male and female students to pursue their undergraduate and graduate degrees in France. The award ceremony took place under the auspices of H.E. the Minister of Oil and Minerals Mr. Amir Salem Al-Aidaroos and H.E. the Ambassador of France to Yemen, Mr. Joseph Silva. […]

  • 28 January 2014

    Yemen LNG celebrated in Sana’a the award of LNG Diplomas to a first batch of graduate engineers who have successfully completed a Diploma of Petroleum Studies, Major in Liquefied Natural Gas, at the Yemen LNG School of Technology in Balhaf, Shabwa. Held under the auspices of the Ministry of Oil and Minerals, and the Ministry […]

  • 25 May 2015

    The Iranian aid ship bound for war-stricken Yemen will not proceed to its original destination as its cargo was taken over by the United Nations following an inspection in Djibouti, writes the AFP. Namely, according to the UN officials, the 2,500 tons of aid, bound for Yemen on board the Iran Shahed, have been offloaded […]

  • 11 August 2013

    Yemen LNG has reported in a statement that the company has learned from media reports that suspected al Qaeda militants killed four Yemeni soldiers in their sleep early on Sunday in an attack on forces guarding the country’s only liquefied natural gas (LNG) export terminal. “Yemen LNG denies that such incident took place at its […]

  • 7 February 2011
    Project & Tenders

      On February 1st, Yemen LNG signed a construction contract with Tanmia Oil and Construction Limited for the construction of a new LPG storage in Mareb. The new storage will be operated by Yemen Gas Company (YGC) and Safer. It is located nearby the new CPU2 cryogenic unit being built by Yemen LNG on block […]

  • 19 February 2012
    Project & Tenders

    Yemen LNG said in a statement that the company and Total Gas and Power signed a deal to further increase the number of LNG diversions by 20 more cargoes to Korea over the years 2012, 2013 and 2014. Under this agreement, the LNG is sold to Kogas at current market price, Yemen LNG said. “The […]

  • 21 May 2015

    Iran’s cargo ship, said to be carrying humanitarian aid to Yemen, will be inspected after all as the ship will dock in Djibouti instead of sailing directly to the port of Hodaida. “We have decided to dock our ship in Djibouti so the United Nations inspection protocol can take place,” ISNA news agency cited Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister […]

  • 8 November 2019

    French energy giant and LNG player Total hopes to restart LNG production in the future at the Balhaf facility operated by Yemen LNG in which Total has a 39.6 percent interest.

  • 3 June 2013

    Yemen LNG confirmed that two attacks took place on Sunday targeting the 38-inch gas pipeline that links the Marib Block 18 gas field production to the Balhaf LNG facilities located on the Gulf of Aden. The two attacks occurred at 1:50 pm and 2:10 pm on Sunday, about 55km and 88km, respectively, north of Balhaf. […]

  • 20 October 2014

    During the annual IGU meetings in Berlin, Yemen’s application for Charter Membership was accepted.  The IGU annual meetings which took place last week in Berlin, Germany, were attended by Yemen LNG as the main and only LNG entity representing the country. This has been a result of the strong support from the Yemeni Ministry of […]

  • 5 December 2012

    Yemeni authorities and business community bid farewell to the Yemen LNG General Manager Francois Rafin and welcomed successor Jacques Azibert at a luncheon on 4th of December. Jacques Azibert will take over from Francois Rafin on 1st January 2013. The event was attended by the shareholders of Yemen LNG, the Ministry of Oil and Minerals […]

  • 23 April 2015

    Maritime trade is under growing impact of the actions of the Houthi rebels in Yemen and the Saudi coalition response as ships entering Yemen face longer delays. “Ships have been entering Yemeni ports but face significant delays in getting permission from the coalition, additionally a thorough search of the vessel will be made prior to entry. […]

  • 21 June 2011

    Yemen LNG has delivered an emergency supply of LPG to Yemen. For three months now the domestic supply of LPG has dropped to around 500 tons by day, well below the usual demand of 2200 tons by day. Road blockades in Mareb governorate and the shutdown of the Aden refinery were the main causes of […]

  • 22 November 2013

    Yemen’s navy fired upon and destroyed a suspicious boat that was approaching the Balhaf LNG export terminal on Wednesday, according to local media reports. A booby-trapped boat approached from international waters, and passed security lines into Yemeni territorial waters in the area surrounding the LNG port. Yemen’s navy moved immediately towards the boat and opened […]

  • 2 February 2014

    A rocket attack on Yemen’s only LNG export terminal in Balhaf did not cause any casualties or damage, Yemen LNG said in a statement on Friday. “Yemen LNG confirms that today, Friday, 31st January 2014, at around 02:30am, a blast sounded offshore the Balhaf Plant, coming from a rocket-launched explosive device. There were no casualties […]

  • 22 May 2015

    The Iranian cargo ship carrying aid to Yemen Iran Shahed has arrived in Djibouti, the Associated Press reported citing a US official. As reported by the FARS news agency, the ship entered the Djibouti waters on Thursday and is said to be anchored offshore. The US officials are reported as saying that the ship had been […]

  • 4 May 2015

    Operations at the port of Saleef, the second most vital port in Yemen, are continuing as scheduled, unaffected by airstrikes on a military base in the region, GAC informed. The attacks were launched on Thursday, April 30th on a military base that is far from al-Saleef port, situated northwest of the al-Hodeida province. “Saleef port is still […]

  • 4 May 2016

    The United Nations Security Council has launched an inspection mechanism of commercial shipments to Yemen based in Djibouti, following a request by the Government of Yemen. The inspection mechanism will replace the one previously conducted by the Saudi-led coalition forces, which proved to be very slow.  According to a ban imposed by Yemen’s Ministry of Foreign […]

  • 11 June 2012

    Yemen LNG Company participated in the Korea-Yemen Energy forum at Sana’a this 10th June. His Excellency Park Kyu-ock, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea, signaled in his opening remarks the importance of the LNG in the bilateral trade between Yemen and Korea and the vital necessity to protect oil and gas pipelines. In his congratulatory […]

  • 13 April 2015

    Navigation in Yemen’s territorial waters has been banned and ships are not allowed into Yemen unless inspected and approval by the Saudi-led coalition forces, BIMCO said in an update. The ban started yesterday after the Yemen’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs delegated the coalition forces to implement it. In a statement signed by the Foreign Minister […]