Author Articles

November 19, 2017

Beirut - Egypt is to start produc­tion at the massive Zohr gas field before the year is out.

October 07, 2017

The price of Brent crude, a major benchmark for oil purchases world­wide, has gone up.

On a tightrope. A worker walks on top of an oil tank at Turkey’s Mediterranean port of Ceyhan. (Reuters)
September 30, 2017

The Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Govern­ment (KRG) resisted pressure to postpone the referendum from

May 13, 2017

Beirut - Qatar Petroleum (QP) has lifted a 12-year morato­rium on the develop­ment of the world’s

April 09, 2017

Beirut - Algerian state-owned oil firm Sonatrach has an­nounced plans for a $50 billion investmen

March 26, 2017

Beirut - Rapid and sustained eco­nomic growth in Asia has raised Gulf Coop­eration Council (GCC)

March 18, 2017

Beirut - Egypt plans to increase natural gas production to 166 million cubic metres per day (cmd)

February 25, 2017

Beirut - Iraq is the second largest oil producer in the Organisation of the Petroleum Exporting C

January 21, 2017

Beirut - About a year ago, the Iran nuclear deal — officially known as the Joint Com­prehensive P

January 14, 2017

Beirut - The Lebanese government has agreed, after nearly three years of delay, to approve two de

December 24, 2016

Beirut - Oil prices have increased into a steady range of $50-60 a barrel as the Or­ganisation of

December 10, 2016

Beirut - Oil ministers of the Organ­isation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) surprised

November 26, 2016

Beirut - Oil ministers from the Or­ganisation of the Petrole­um Exporting Countries (OPEC) held i

November 05, 2016

Beirut - The state-owned National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) called on interna­tional oil compani

October 09, 2016

Beirut - Oil ministers from Organi­sation of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) members dec

September 25, 2016

Beirut - The Organisation of the Pe­troleum Exporting Coun­tries (OPEC) and non- OPEC oil produce

September 17, 2016

Beirut - Private sector investments are projected to add more than 200 gigawatts (GW) of generati

August 27, 2016

Beirut - Major international oil companies (IOCs) have submitted bids to participate in Cy­prus’s

August 06, 2016

Oil prices have recovered from around $30 per barrel earlier this year to approxi­mately $50 per

July 23, 2016

Beirut - Lebanese Foreign Minister Gebran Bassil announced plans to move ahead with a stalled auc