Tag: Cyprus

US urges Turkey to stop drilling activities near Cyprus – Turkey, 11 July 2019

The US State Department urged Turkish authorities to stop drilling operations off the Cypriot coast in the Mediterranean, a day after Cyprus protested because a second Turkish drillship arrived in the area. The statement from the State Department said that this provocative step raises tensions in Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]

Turkey and China boost energy cooperation – Turkey, 08 July 2019

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez said in an interview that Turkey and China are increasing their energy cooperation through a range of projects. Minister Donmez explained that in recent years Turkey and China made important energy investments, with one of the major pr Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

ExxonMobil discovered huge gas deposit offshore Cyprus – Region, 01 March 2019

Cypriot Minister of Energy Yiorgos Lakkotrypis announced that US energy giant ExxonMobil has made a “world-class” discovery in Block 10 of Cyprus’s exclusive economic zone (EEZ), containing 5 to 8 trillion cubic feet of gas. According to Minister Lakkotrypis, the discovery is the biggest find so Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]