Lebanon

  • Arab Energy Ministers Set Roadmap to Deliver Egyptian Gas to Lebanon

    Arab Energy Ministers Set Roadmap to Deliver Egyptian Gas to Lebanon

    Wednesday, 8th September 2021

    Egypt is working to speed up coordination for the arrival of Egyptian natural gas to Lebanon through Jordan and Syria as Egypt is keen on easing the burdens of the Lebanese people.

  • Iraq to Supply 1 M Tones of Oil to Lebanon Annually

    Iraq to Supply 1 M Tones of Oil to Lebanon Annually

    Sunday, 25th July 2021

    The Iraqi Minister of finance, Ali Allawi, has signed an agreement with the Lebanon’s Minister of Energy and Water, Raymond Ghajar, to supply Lebanon with fuel of 1 million tons per year from the surplus of its refineries.

  • Iraq, Lebanon Discuss Imported Oil Details

    Iraq, Lebanon Discuss Imported Oil Details

    Thursday, 14th January 2021

    Director General of the Lebanese Public Security, Abbas Ibrahim, stated that technical teams from Iraq and Lebanon are going into discussions about the technical details of the imported oil material from Iraq to Lebanon.

  • Consortium of Total, Eni, Novatech Continues Oil Activities in Lebanon

    Consortium of Total, Eni, Novatech Continues Oil Activities in Lebanon

    Sunday, 10th January 2021

    The Caretaker Minister of Energy and Water, Raymond Ghajar, stated that the consortium made up of Total, Eni and Novatech Companies, is continuing its oil activities in Lebanon under the leadership of the operating company, Total, especially in implementing the amended law 160/2020 (suspension of deadlines) with the first exploration period being extended in Blocks 4 and 9 of Lebanese territorial waters until August 13, 2022.

  • Iraq to Export Fuel to Lebanon in 2021

    Iraq to Export Fuel to Lebanon in 2021

    Tuesday, 22nd December 2020

    Iraq will begin exporting fuel to Lebanon in 2021 using global prices, Iraqi Oil Minister, Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismail, stated.

  • Unsuccessful Drilling Results in Lebanon

    Unsuccessful Drilling Results in Lebanon

    Tuesday, 28th April 2020

    Preliminary drilling results in Lebanon’s Block 4 came back negative for the existence of a gas reservoir.

  • Lebanon to Commence Hydrocarbon Drilling

    Lebanon to Commence Hydrocarbon Drilling

    Monday, 24th February 2020

    Lebanon is going to commence drilling activities for hydrocarbons in its waters within the last week of February, according to the Lebanese Agriculture and Culture Minister, Abbas Mortada.

  • Lebanon Extends Deadline for Oil, Gas Exploration Licensing Round

    Lebanon Extends Deadline for Oil, Gas Exploration Licensing Round

    Tuesday, 14th January 2020

    Nada Boustani, Lebanon’s Energy Minister, announced on January 13 that the deadline for submitting the applications in the second licensing round for oil and gas exploration has been extended.

  • Total to Drill in Lebanon

    Total to Drill in Lebanon

    Tuesday, 17th December 2019

    Total, which is part of a consortium consisting of Italy’s Eni and Russia’s Novatek, plans to start exploring for natural gas in the eastern Mediterranean waters offshore Lebanon.

  • Lebanon Delays Fuel Bid for One Week

    Lebanon Delays Fuel Bid for One Week

    Monday, 2nd December 2019

    Lebanon’s fuel bid was hold up by one week on December 9, to get more competition and consequently the better prices after two companies had proposed their offers, according to Reuters.