Oil & Energy
April 7, 2013
South Sudan restarted oil production Saturday, more than a year after it halted operations due to conflicts with neighboring Sundan.
A power ship loaned to Lebanon from Turkey is providing an extra two hours of electricity to the country, famously struggling with power-cuts.
Oman Oil Marketing Company (omanoil) has signed a contract with National Mineral Water Company SAOG (NMWC) for the supply and distribution of water under the brand name ‘ahlain’.
EQUATE Petrochemical Company said that Gulf petrochemical investments will exceed USD 250 billion by 2015.
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) today announced its strategic sponsorship for this year’s second session of the Dubai Global Energy Forum (DGEF 2013).
April 4, 2013
Rosneft, Russia's state-backed energy company, and the US-based ExxonMobil are to jointly bid for contracts on Lebanese offshore oil and gas.
Libyan oil authorities, in coordination with foreign oil companies, are investigating the cause of blast that occurred on Tuesday night.
Up to a million liters of smuggled low-quality gasoline has been pouring into Lebanon from Syria on a daily basis since mid-March, industry sources claim.
April 3, 2013
Hundreds of cooking gas cylinders distributors protested in Cairo on Tuesday following a decision to increase the price by 60 per cent, the first price rise in twenty years.
Mr. Abdulraoof Abdul Aziz, Manager, Dealer Sales Operations at Emirates General Petroleum Corporation, praised the corporation’s employees at various stations in Dubai and the Northern Emirates.
April 2, 2013
Qatar is one of the few Gulf countries that has increased its energy output.
Yemen's Ministry of Oil and Minerals announced five new onshore and offshore oil sectors for investment to international companies.
The opposition controls more than 70 percent of the oil wells in Northeastern Syria, according to members of the Free Syrian Army.
April 1, 2013
Egypt is to increase the price of cooking gas cylinders by 60 per cent.
Jordan's government on Sunday decided to lower fuel prices as of Monday.