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Jordan, Israel, Negotiate Over Gas Deal

Jordan, Israel, Negotiate Over Gas Deal

Jordan and Israel are negotiating a gas deal, according to officials from the Jordanian government sources.Chana Ya'ar, 18/02/2013 17:16
Iran-Turkey Trade Up 46% - Gold Bought Oil

Iran-Turkey Trade Up 46% - Gold Bought Oil

Trade between Iran and Turkey has risen nearly 50 percent this year, according to the state-run Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).Chana Ya'ar, 09/12/2012 12:55
Rights to Leviathan Gas Field May Be for Sale

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, 09/09/2012 14:34
Israel Looks to Expand Navy

Israel Looks to Expand Navy

With new sea-borne gas finds under threat from Hizbullah, Iran, and Turkey the IDF is looking to expand its naval fleet.Gabe Kahn., 19/10/2011 08:28
How Much Oil and Gas in Israel's Economic Wat

How Much Oil and Gas in Israel's Economic Wat

That's the question that awaits the winner of a bid to advise Israel on oil-rights regulation.Ernie Singer, 22/08/2011 00:36
Electricity Rates to Jump 20%

Electricity Rates to Jump 20%

IEC officials have asked Israel's government for an immediate solution to the stoppage of gas from Egypt; a 20% rate hike to hit consumers.Gabe Kahn., 12/07/2011 19:36
Unrest in Egypt - Gas Hike?

Unrest in Egypt - Gas Hike?

Unrest in Egypt might result in another price hike at the gas pump, according to the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). Chana Ya'ar, 04/02/2011 01:15
Energy Firms to Pump Tax Revenue

Energy Firms to Pump Tax Revenue

The Cabinet withstood intense corporate lobbying and approved a sharp hike in energy royalties from newly-discovered gas and oil fields. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 24/01/2011 09:02
UN to Help Set Maritime Borders

UN to Help Set Maritime Borders

Five days after the UN refused to intervene between Israel and Lebanon on the issue of maritime borders and oil wells, the body reversed itself.Chana Ya'ar, 10/01/2011 21:47
UN Rejects Lebanon Appeal on Oil

UN Rejects Lebanon Appeal on Oil

The United Nations has rejected a request by Lebanon to stop Israel from expanding offshore drilling in northern Mediterranean coastal waters.Chana Ya'ar, 05/01/2011 12:08
Egypt Discovers Deep-Water Gas

Egypt Discovers Deep-Water Gas

Egypt announced this week the discovery of a new gas field in the Deepwater West Nile Delta area.Chana Ya'ar, 02/01/2011 12:17
Israel, Lebanon Battle Gas Field

Israel, Lebanon Battle Gas Field

A new battlefield is growing between Israel and Lebanon over a mammoth gas field discovered off the coast of Haifa.Chana Ya'ar, 03/11/2010 20:04
Negev Sand May Contain Oil

Negev Sand May Contain Oil

A new survey indicates $2 billion worth of oil may be sitting under Western Negev sand. Meanwhile, Mediterranean drilling launches a new era.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 19/10/2010 14:32
US May Sue Israel on Royalties

US May Sue Israel on Royalties

As a huge oil rig approaches Israel for drilling, an Israeli judge says the US could sue Israel if it hikes royalty fees for oil and gas finds.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 10/10/2010 15:20
Underwater Gas Exports to EU?

Underwater Gas Exports to EU?

Israel is considering construction of an underwater pipeline to export natural gas to Europe and Greece. Turkey is not included in the project.Chana Ya'ar, 31/08/2010 15:20
Natural Gas Bonanza for Israel

Natural Gas Bonanza for Israel

A survey of the Haifa coastline gas field shows the estimated size of the field has risen yet again. Oil may be present as well. Maayana Miskin, 03/06/2010 18:06