After years of delays, Iran started on Wednesday evening natural gas exports to neighbouring Iraq, Iranian deputy petroleum minister for international affairs Amir Zamaninia told state-run Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).
Saudi Arabian King Salman promoted on Wednesday his 31-year-old son, Mohammed bin Salman, to become crown prince and second in line to the throne, giving him extraordinary powers to push through his vision to wean the economy off oil and exert his influence in regional conflicts.
Italian oil major Eni and the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for studying the Kish gas field and third phase development of the Darquain oilfield, NIOC said on Tuesday.
Qatargas, the world’s largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) exporter, has inked another deal with Royal Dutch Shell. This time, it will supply the Anglo-Dutch supermajor with up to 1.1 million tonnes per annum (MMtpa) of LNG for five years, Kallanish Energy reports.
The long-delayed natural gas development deal between Iran and French oil major Total will be ready for signing before the end of first Rouhani administration, Iranian oil minister Bijan Zangeneh said on Saturday.
The Dolphin natural gas pipeline transporting Qatari gas to the UAE and Oman won’t be shut, despite the diplomatic row between Doha and other Arab states, led by Saudi Arabia, Kallanish Energy learns.
Qatar Petroleum (QP) announced on Monday the commissioning of its vessel-borne fueling facility to all vessels calling on Qatari ports, after operations successfully met all international maritime and safety standards.
Papua New Guinea’s (PNG) largest oil and gas exploration company, Oil Search, doesn’t see the rift in the Middle East with Qatar, Saudi Arabia and other Arab allies to have long-term implications on the global liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, Kallanish Energy learns.
Royal Dutch Shell and Qatar Petroleum signed on Tuesday an agreement to develop liquefied natural gas (LNG) marine fueling, also known as bunkering, infrastructure across Europe, the Middle East and East Asia, Kallanish Energy reports.