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How Did the Controversial Gas Deal Save Israel?

Prof. Sheshinki of Hebrew University explains how long debated new deal breaks monopoly, rescues Israeli natural gas market.Eliran Aharon, 8/18/2015, 4:26 PM

Netanyahu Hails Major Offshore Gas Deal

After long struggle over offshore gas production, Israeli PM praises deal that 'will bring in hundreds of billions of shekels' to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2015, 12:53 PM

Will Israel Approve Natural Gas Monopoly?

Knesset plenum will vote Monday on allowing the government to approve deal with natural gas monopoly.Gil Ronen, 6/29/2015, 11:01 AM

Cabinet Unanimously Passes Deal to Break Up Gas Monopoly

Energy minister says deal will stop monopoly on offshore gas, provide energy security to state and millions to its coffers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2015, 8:13 PM

John Kerry Held Up To $1 Million in Noble Energy Shares

Conflict of interest? US Secretary of State pushed Netanyahu to preserve natural gas monopoly - held by Noble and Delek.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2015, 3:58 PM

Ministry: Money Starts Flowing in from Gas Fields

Israel took in NIS 744 million ($188 million) in royalties for offshore gas fields – a 39% increase over the year before.Yaakov Levi , 3/1/2015, 7:29 PM

Noble/Delek Gas Field Control Deemed a 'Monopoly'

Israel Antitrust Authority dismantles the two companies' hold on the Leviathan gas field, saying it monopolizes gas costs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2014, 2:22 PM

Jordanian Parliamentarians: Cancel Gas Agreement with Israel

Some 40 Jordanian parliamentarians demand the cancellation of an agreement to import gas from Israel.Ben Ariel, 9/11/2014, 5:16 AM

Cypriot Minister: Gas Reserves Lower but Substantial

Gas reserves off Cyprus are nearly a third less than initially estimated but remain "substantial," says the country's energy minister.Elad Benari, 10/4/2013, 1:14 AM

Analyst: Mideast Gas a Chance for U.S. to Break with Turkey

The natural gas fields in the Mediterranean provide the United States with an opportunity to break with Turkey, according to Seth Cropsey.Elad Benari, 8/20/2013, 1:14 AM

Cyprus Inks Gas Deal with US-Israel Noble Energy Group

Cyprus has signed a deal with the US-Israeli Noble Energy firm to build a liquified natural gas plant to exploit its untapped reserves.Chana Ya'ar, 6/27/2013, 9:26 AM

Jordan, Israel, Negotiate Over Natural Gas Deal

Jordan and Israel are negotiating a gas deal, according to officials from the Jordanian government sources.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2013, 5:16 PM

Israel, Cyprus Sign Gas and Oil Deal

Israeli firms Delek and Anver signed an agreement Monday to acquire a 30 percent of rights to explore for gas and oil off the Cyprus shore.Chana Ya'ar, 2/11/2013, 10:04 PM

More Gas in Cypriot Block 12, Says Noble Energy

Noble Energy officials say they believe there is “a lot more” natural gas than first estimated in the Cypriot Block 12 offshore field.Chana Ya'ar, 10/25/2012, 1:16 PM

Rights to Leviathan Gas Field May Be for Sale

Some rights to the mighty Leviathan natural gas field may be up for sale, according to one of the partners that discovered the field. Chana Ya'ar, 9/9/2012, 2:34 PM

Drilling Suspended at Leviathan 1 Gas Well

Drilling operations have been suspended on the Leviathan deep well, Noble Energy has reported.Chana Ya'ar, 5/3/2012, 12:34 PM

Another Gas Discovery for Delek, Noble Energy!

Noble Energy and the Delek Group announced on Sunday another significant discovery of a natural gas field off the coast of Haifa.Chana Ya'ar, 2/5/2012, 11:33 AM

IEC to Buy Gas from Tamar Field

The Israel Electric Company has just signed an $8 billion deal to buy natural gas from the Tamar gas field off the coast of Haifa.Chana Ya'ar, 12/18/2011, 3:01 PM

Israel's Gas Find Spurs Turkey to Mark Sea Borders Near Cyprus

After Israel began drilling in the Tamar gas fields near Cyprus, Turkey decides to do the same in northern Cyprus, marks deep sea lines.Elad Benari, 9/22/2011, 8:25 AM

Turkey Threatens to Drill for Gas Off Northern Cyprus 'Soon'

As Israel began drilling in the Tamar natural gas field, Turkey announced that it, too, may soon begin - off the coast of northern Cyprus. Chana Ya'ar, 9/19/2011, 9:52 PM

Gas Flow from Egypt Resumes

Gas began to flow again from Sinai to Israel Tuesday night as Egypt determined that the pipeline bring gas to Israel was only slightly damaged.David Lev, 7/5/2011, 11:10 PM

No Natural Gas in Israel Until Further Notice

Delek says it's trying to find the problem, but whatever it is that went wrong offshore over Sabbath, it has cut off Israel's natural gas supply.Hillel Fendel, 3/5/2011, 8:09 PM

Obama's Ignoble Prize

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