Middle East

Iran, Oman Discuss Yemen War, Settle Maritime Borders

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif discussed how to advance Yemeni peace efforts with his Omani counterpart on Tuesday, Iranian media reported, on a visit

Netanyahu: Nothing Will Stop Israel's Natural Gas Development

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to further develop offshore natural gas fields after the country's anti-trust regulator said he would step down

Egypt Extends Med Gas Exploration Tender

Egypt has extended its tender for natural gas exploration in the Mediterranean Sea by two months with the addition of four new blocks, the state gas board said on Tuesday,

ASRY in Maritime Deal with Relay

  UK-based engineering firm signs service agreement to provide direct services to vessels in ASRY, expanding the list of the yard’s onsite specialist contractors.

Baltic Mercur II makes maiden voyage to Antwerp

  This week Atlantic Ro-Ro Carriers (ARRC) celebrates the maiden voyage of the Baltic Mercur II via the port of Antwerp as part of their regular transatlantic service to the US Gulf.

Iran's Yemen-bound Aid Ship Docks in Djibouti

An Iranian aid ship on Friday docked at Djibouti's port where it will be inspected by the United Nations so its cargo can be shipped to conflict-torn Yemen, Iran's Fars news agency reported.

ExxonMobil Says Not Lobbying on Iran Sanctions

ExxonMobil issued a press statement today dismissing media reports that it is lobbying the U.S. government on Iran sanctions.   “ExxonMobil is not lobbying on Iran sanctions,

WFP: Aid Cargo for Yemen will be Delivered After Ship Docks

The World Food Programme will deliver a cargo of Iranian aid for Yemen once the ship carrying it reaches Djibouti's port, the U.N agency said on Friday. Earlier

Iran Aid Ship Reaches Djibouti Waters, Waits to Enter Port

An Iranian aid ship has reached the outskirts of Djibouti's port and is waiting for a permit to enter after Tehran agreed to an international inspection of the vessel with goods for Yemen,

Oil Nears $66 on U.S. Inventories, Iraq Violence

U.S. crude stockpiles fall for third week; Islamic State attacks in Iraq support prices. Oil rose towards $66 a barrel on Thursday, gaining for a second day,

Italy: 900 Migrants Rescued at Sea, One Dead

More than 900 migrants were rescued in one day from three overcrowded boats en route to Europe from North Africa, an Italian coast guard official said on Thursday.

How Do You Lose 100 Million Barrels of Oil?

Oil-market watchers are struggling to reconcile the large estimated oversupply in the market with the much smaller buildup of reported inventories and narrowing contango in futures prices.

Palfinger Cranes Ordered for Lamprell Jack Up Rigs

Lamprell Energy Ltd., based in the United Arab Emirates, is a provider of fabrication, engineering and contracting services to the offshore and onshore oil and gas industries.

Iran to Allow UN Inspection of Yemen Aid Ship

Iran will allow the United Nations to inspect an aid shipment to Yemen, the ISNA agency quoted Deputy Foreign Minister Hossein Amir Abdollahian as saying on Wednesday.

MPA Asks Iran to Investigate Alpine Eternity Incident

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) said it is “deeply concerned” in regard to the reported shooting incident on May 14, 2015, involving a Singapore-registered

BP Increases Stake in Egypt Gas Field

BP has increased its share in the $12 billion West Nile Delta gas field in Egypt to above 80 percent after buying a stake from DEA, the energy group owned by Russian billionaire Mikhial Fridman.

Iraq Approves $526m Drilling Deal for West Qurna Oilfield

Iraq's cabinet has approved a $526.6 million drilling deal with China's Zhongman for the West Qurna Two oilfield, the government said in a statement on Tuesday.

Iran Warships 'Linked Up' with Yemen-bound Cargo Ship

The Pentagon said on Tuesday that two Iranian warships had linked up with a cargo ship that Iran says is carrying humanitarian aid to Yemen, adding it was monitoring the ships "every step of the way.

CMA CGM Implements War Risk Surcharge in Yemen

French container shipping company CMA CGM said it has implemented a War Risk Surcharge on all shipments to Hodeidah, Yemen.   Applicable with immediate effect,

Putin to Discuss Energy with Iraqi PM in Moscow

Russian President Vladimir Putin will host Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi in Moscow on Thursday to discuss ways to strengthen energy ties, the Kremlin said on Monday.

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