Bahrain

  • Eni Starts Drilling First Exploratory Well in Bahrain’s Offshore Block 1

    Eni Starts Drilling First Exploratory Well in Bahrain’s Offshore Block 1

    Thursday, 24th June 2021

    The National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) announced that Eni stared drilling the first exploratory well in the offshore Block 1, on a space of 2,800 km square in the northern territorial waters of Bahrain as a part of the Exploration and Production (E&P) Sharing Agreement signed on May 1, 2019 between NOGA and Eni.

  • Qatar Sends First Oil Cargo to UAE After Restoring Ties

    Qatar Sends First Oil Cargo to UAE After Restoring Ties

    Thursday, 11th March 2021

    Qatar has exported first oil cargo to a Persian Gulf neighbor since the United Arab Emirates along with other three Arab countries agreed to restore ties with Doha in January, according to Bloomberg 

  • Bahrain’s NOGA, Eni Rewind Sign MoU for Developing Circular Economy Initiatives

    Bahrain’s NOGA, Eni Rewind Sign MoU for Developing Circular Economy Initiatives

    Sunday, 17th January 2021

    The Bahraini National Oil and Gas Authority (NOGA) and Eni Rewind company have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to jointly identify and promote opportunities for water, soil and waste management and repurposing in Bahrain.

  • Bahrain to Receive Oil, Gas Services Following JV

    Bahrain to Receive Oil, Gas Services Following JV

    Thursday, 22nd October 2020

    The Arab Shipbuilding and Repair Yard (ASRY) has signed a joint venture (JV) agreement with Woodlands Holdings to provide services (WoodServ) related to the oil and gas industry in Bahrain.

  • Six Arab Countries Reassert Compliance to OPEC+ Deal

    Six Arab Countries Reassert Compliance to OPEC+ Deal

    Sunday, 9th August 2020

    The oil Ministers of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Kuwait, Oman, Iraq, and Bahrain reconfirmed their full support for OPEC+ agreement of cutting oil production in order to further speed up rebalance of oil markets.

  • Petrofac Awarded EPCC Contract in Bahrain

    Petrofac Awarded EPCC Contract in Bahrain

    Wednesday, 17th June 2020

    Petrofac’s Engineering & Production Services division (EPS) is the benefactor of a  multi-million dollar engineering, procurement, construction, and commissioning (EPCC) contract by Tatweer Petroleum, for an upstream gas project in Bahrain.

  • BAPCO Refinery Expansion Reaches Halfway

    BAPCO Refinery Expansion Reaches Halfway

    Monday, 18th May 2020

    Bahrain’s BAPCO refinery expansion has reached the halfway point to completion and is on track to be finished by Q3 of 2022.

  • Bahrain’s Silver Eagle to Build New Drilling Units

    Bahrain’s Silver Eagle to Build New Drilling Units

    Thursday, 2nd April 2020

    Bahrain-based Silver Eagle Global announced that it has reached an agreement with PetroVietnam Shipyard to build a series of self-elevated drilling units (SEDU).

  • Bahrain Considers Selling Oil Assets

    Bahrain Considers Selling Oil Assets

    Tuesday, 3rd March 2020

    Bahraini Oil Minister, Mohammed bin Khalifa, announced that there is a probability of transferring some of its oil and natural gas assets into a proposed state-run fund to sell shares to investors.

  • Bahrain Completes LNG Terminal

    Bahrain Completes LNG Terminal

    Wednesday, 5th February 2020

    Bahrain LNG W.L.L. has completed the construction and commissioning of the liquified Natural Gas (LNG) receiving and regasification terminal located in the kingdom.