Deal to allow Israeli gas exports to Egypt

Company CEO says purchase is 'most significant milestone' for market since gas fields' discoveries.AFP, 9/27/2018, 3:38 PM

The Middle East gas deal is more than just a gas deal

Israel's historic gas deal with Egypt and Jordan was pushed to the back pages by anti-Netanyahu media, the front page left for ongoing PM investigations. When mentioned, as with the gas exploration contracts, it was to find fault. Here's the story. Sharyn Mittelman, 3/5/2018, 9:19 AM

Turkish energy minister 'to visit Israel for pipeline deal'

As gas deal moves forward, Israel and Turkey work to conclude agrement and start construction.AFP, 7/12/2017, 3:08 PM

EU nations, Israel eye world's longest undersea gas pipeline

Mediterranean, European countries see new gas pipeline as way to boost cooperation and boost supply.AFP, 4/3/2017, 2:19 PM

'Cyprus deal could speed up Turkey energy project'

New ambassador to Turkey says sending gas via Cyprus would speed Israel-Turkey gas project.AFP, 3/5/2017, 12:10 PM

Israeli Leviathan partners sign $2 billlion gas deal

Or Energies agrees to buy 8.8 billion cubic meters of gas over 20-year period.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/3/2016, 7:12 PM

First sale after Israeli natural gas deal passes

Leviathan gas field to power a southern Israel power plant until 2034.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/30/2016, 12:59 PM

Netanyahu to minister: Thanks thanks?

Humorous moment caught on the mics as PM reminds Energy Minister who he forgot to thank for fighting for the gas deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/22/2016, 7:25 PM

Israel close to sealing offshore gas deal

After Supreme Court controversially vetoed the deal, government reaches compromise agreement with Noble Energy and Delek.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2016, 5:43 PM

Netanyahu says soldier's father 'touched my heart'

In faction meeting PM slams Supreme Court for canceling gas deal, says soldier on trial 'will get a fair investigation.'Hezki Baruch, 3/28/2016, 4:32 PM

Netanyahu at Court: They'll buy gas from enemies

PM makes unusual showing in Supreme Court to defend gas deal from anti-trust petitions, urges approval now to defend energy security.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 2/14/2016, 6:23 PM

Netanyahu at Supreme Court gas deal hearing

Controversial gas deal makes it to Supreme Court, where PM is to defend plan to tap one of world's largest gas finds from anti-trust groups.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/3/2016, 2:33 PM

Israel-Turkey reconciliation draft sealed

Official reveals raft of agreements to compensate for Marmara and sell natural gas reached in secret meeting in Switzerland.Ari Yashar, 12/17/2015, 10:05 PM

'Erdogan wants normalization thanks to gas deal'

Energy Minister says surprising call by Turkish president reveals desire by several regional states to buy natural gas from IsraelAri Yashar, 12/14/2015, 5:25 PM

Environment Min. slams controversial gas deal

Defying state attorney, Gabai tells Finance Committee deal is flawed, laments: 'Israel not the same state we used to be.'Hezki Baruch, 12/2/2015, 12:17 PM

PM: Gas deal will bring 'independence' to Israel

Netanyahu touts multibillion gas deal in Cabinet meeting: 'natural gas will be number one growth engine in Israel in coming years.'Cynthia Blank, 11/1/2015, 1:55 PM

Deri resigns, paving way for contested gas deal

With Aryeh Deri's official resignation, Economy Ministry - and greenlight for Noble Energy deal - transfers to Prime Minister Netanyahu.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/1/2015, 12:18 PM

Netanyahu: When I Want Something, I Achieve It

Despite 'obstacles,' Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu celebrated the Knesset's approval of the framework on gas development Monday.Moshe Cohen, 9/7/2015, 5:40 PM

Knesset Symbolically Approves Gas Framework Deal

Outline for licensing Israel's gas passes Knesset but faces more hurdles as Economy Minister refuses to approve contracts.Yaakov Levi, 9/7/2015, 4:25 PM

Herzog: Netanyahu Doesn't Work for Israelis

Opposition leader Yitzhak Herzog slams Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu for supporting 'illogical, unfair' gas deal.Moshe Cohen, 9/7/2015, 3:52 PM

MK Shaffir: Jewish Home Has Forgetten Jews

MK Stav Shaffir deflects Joint List MK's criticism by saying Jewish Home has abandoned Jews and the Land of Israel by voting for gas plan.Matt Wanderman, 9/7/2015, 3:12 PM

'We Could Have Had Billions'

Energy Minister vents frustration in stormy Knesset debate as coalition does seems not have a majority for agreement over natural gas.Gil Ronen, 9/7/2015, 12:46 PM

Noble Energy Threatens Legal Action Against Israel

US energy firm threatens to go to arbitration after gas deal stalls. Economy Minister Aryeh Deri could be central to the conflict.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/3/2015, 6:58 PM

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 Vows 'Zero Tolerance' for Terror

'Those who try to harm us: we will hurt you,' Netanyahu warns after wave of terror attacks.Hezki Baruch, 8/16/2015, 1:06 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

Netanyahu: I Will Not Capitulate to Populism

For first time in state's history, Cabinet invokes Antitrust Law's Article 52, declaring gas deal a matter of national security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2015, 1:15 PM

Israel, Egypt Strike Gas Deal

Delek and Dolphinius agree on natural gas sale to Cairo after multiple bombings on Egypt gas pipeline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2015, 8:46 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

Jordan: Islamists Vow Legal Action over Gas Deal

Islamic Action Front threatens to 'prosecute all those who agree' to an agreement to buy natural gas from Israel's Leviathan gas field.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2014, 7:29 PM

Gas Deal Stirs Domestic Opposition in Jordan

Opposition to Jordanian gas deal with Israel grows as public protests and legislators attempt to scrap the deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/11/2014, 7:26 AM