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Another option that has been pushed forward enthusiastically in recent weeks is selling gas to the international companies that have land-based liquefaction facilities in Egypt.
The problem with the Turkish deal is twofold: the delicate political relationship between Israel and Turkey, and the handling of the negotiations on the parts of the corporate bodies in Turkey.

July 29, 2012

EMGAS Free LPG Campaign
07:47 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Gas, a subsidiary of Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC), will roll out several charitable activities aimed at supporting the local community.

Oman Oil iPromise Group
06:23 GMT
(press release)

Oman Oil Marketing Company embraces the holy month of Ramadhan by advocating employee wellbeing with its ‘I Promise’ campaign.

July 26, 2012

Gas pipelines to Israel have been attacked 15 times since Mubarak’s fall.
09:10 GMT

After a series of attacks on the gas line, the Egyptian president takes a stand.

July 25, 2012

Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad (L) and Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez (R)
13:55 GMT

Following heavy sanctions from the US, the Persian state looks for alternative oil routes.

Crude Oil
13:26 GMT

After a period of strength, the crude oil markets go all bearish.

EDL headquarters
10:11 GMT

After striking contract workers stormed the office of a senior employee at EDL, full-time staff get revenge by going on strike themselves.

July 24, 2012

Omar al Bashir(R) and Salva Kiir
16:30 GMT

Sudanese negotiators on Monday dismissed as “nothing new” what their South Sudanese counterparts have termed as the “last offer” to resolve the two countries’ disputes over oil transit fees.

ENOC’s Ramadan campaign, titled ‘The Month of Giving’
07:33 GMT
(press release)

Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC) and its subsidiaries are marking the Holy Month of Ramadan with its largest array of educational, charitable and community initiatives.

July 23, 2012

Gulf Marine
10:37 GMT

Gulf Marine Services Saudi Arabia (GMSSA), a joint venture between the Shoaibi Group and Gulf Marine Services of the UAE, has been awarded a three-year contract to support rigless well intervention for a major offshore project in Saudi Arabia.

Ryan McPherson, ITF’s regional director in the Middle East and Asia Pacific
09:42 GMT

Qatar Petroleum (QP) has joined the global oil and gas technology facilitator ITF to collaborate on finding new solutions to boost oil and gas production in the Middle East.

UAE ships first oil via Fujairah
09:25 GMT

As Iran threats escalate, the UAE quietly loaded its first cargo from its long-awaited new oil export terminal on the Gulf of Oman

July 22, 2012

Gas pipeline explosion
17:22 GMT

The Egyptian gas pipeline to Israel and Jordan was attacked again on Sunday for the 15th time since the start of the uprising in early 2011.

Nigerian Oil
14:01 GMT

The Nigerian government has concluded plans to hold a two-day oil and gas trade investment forum in southeast Rivers State to attract investors into the Free Trade Zone (FTZ).

July 19, 2012

17:00 GMT

The United States and Britain will not tolerate Iranian attempts to block the strategically important Strait of Hormuz, defence chiefs from the two Western powers said yesterday.

ENOC Challenge and Masiraty
12:24 GMT
(press release)

Seventeen candidates now have a more robust opportunity to pursue fulfilling careers after recently graduating from Emirates National Oil Company’s Challenge V and Masiraty III programmes.