Oil & Energy
January 30, 2013
Iran said it could move to sue BP over an oil spill last year at the Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli oil platform it operates after oil from the spill washed up on Iranian beaches
At the end of November last year, the country’s total exports recorded a drop by 1.7 per cent.
January 29, 2013
Jordan’s Egyptian gas supplies have dropped to one-third of their normal levels, officials say, prompting fresh concern over the security of the country’s primary energy source.
January 28, 2013
Iran is cutting off oil and natural gas exports to European countries until further notice, a spokesman for the Iranian Oil Ministry said.
Libya's National Oil Corporation (NOC) has chosen its gas suppliers for 2013 as the country doesn't have enough refining capacity to meet national demand.
Kuwait and Iraq have signed a deal for oil exploration, development and production in Basra's so-called "Block 9" area.
A former Iranian official has said there was an explosion at an nuclear facility in the country, a claim that the Islamic Republic strongly denies.
Senior executives from Emirates National Oil Company received 40 students from Duke University, who are on a Cross Continent programme as part of their MBA course.
Hundreds of angry Egyptian protesters threw stones towards Canal Company for Electricity Distribution branch in the Suez Canal area in Port Said coastal city. One of the buildings of the company caught fire, ONTV reporter said on Saturday.
January 27, 2013
Oman Oil Marketing Company (omanoil) has entered 2013 with over 140 filling stations, 80 ahlain convenience stores and a dozen car wash facilities in strategic locations across the Sultanate.
The oil and gas company Exxon, which has operations across the MENA region, has overtaken Apple as the worlds biggest company, after the iPhone-maker's share price dropped.
A delegation from the Yemeni Company, Bahkeem for General Trading, the authorized distributor of Emirates General Petroleum Corporation's Lubricants in Yemen, paid a visit to Emarat's headquarters in Dubai.
January 23, 2013
China's crude oil imports from Iran reached 2.5 million tons in December 2012, up 43 percent from November, official data showed, in spite of Western sanctions against the Islamic Republic.
Gasoline prices in Lebanon continued their steady rise for the eighth week in a row on Wednesday.
January 22, 2013
The Syrian government has increased the prices of petrol, wheat and flour, three days after the cost of diesel increased, according to state media.