Erdogan says Turkey to press ahead with gas search off Cyprus

By |avgust 23rd, 2019|Cyprus, EU sanctions, News, Northern Cyprus, offshore gas, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Turkey|

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Thursday (22 August) hit out at EU measures to punish Ankara for drilling activities in the eastern Mediterranean and vowed to press ahead with gas search in the region.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Erdogan says Turkey to press ahead with gas search off Cyprus

Turkish Cypriot leader proposes joint energy committee

By |julij 15th, 2019|Cyprus, Mustafa Akinci, News, Northern Cyprus, offshore gas, Turkey|

Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akıncı on Saturday (13 July) proposed creating a joint committee across the divided Mediterranean island, to address tensions over offshore energy reserves.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkish Cypriot leader proposes joint energy committee

EU ‘in full solidarity’ with Cyprus over Turkey drilling

By |junij 21st, 2019|Boyko Borissov, Cyprus, Jean-Claude Juncker, News, offshore gas, Turkey|

The EU in the night to Friday (20 June) stepped up its rhetoric over Turkey's "illegal" drilling for oil and gas off Cyprus, raising the threat of sanctions if Ankara refuses to back down.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU ‘in full solidarity’ with Cyprus over Turkey drilling

EU warns Turkey over ‘illegal’ drilling off Cyprus

By |junij 19th, 2019|Alexis Tsipras, Customs Union, Cyprus, Donald Tusk, EU-Turkey, human rights, News, Northern Cyprus, offshore gas, Turkey|

The European Union on Tuesday (18 June) hit out at Turkey for its "illegal drilling activities" off Cyprus and warned of possible retaliation over the controversial gas exploration bid.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za EU warns Turkey over ‘illegal’ drilling off Cyprus

Pompeo begins tour in long-overlooked central Europe

By |februar 11th, 2019|Black Sea, Central Europe, China, ExxonMobil, fighter jet, Huawei, Hungary, Iran nuclear deal, Mike Pompeo, military procurement, Nato, News, offshore gas, Paks nuclear central, Peter Szijjarto, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, transatlantic relations, Turkish Stream|

When Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Hungary, Slovakia and Poland this week he wants to make up for a lack of US engagement that opened the door to more Chinese and Russian influence in central Europe, administration officials say.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Pompeo begins tour in long-overlooked central Europe

Cyprus, Turkey spar after warships block gas drilling ship

By |februar 12th, 2018|Cyprus, News, Nikos Anastasiades, Northern Cyprus, offshore gas, Turkey|

Cyprus yesterday (11 February) insisted Turkey had breached "international law" after Ankara's warships blocked an Italian drilling ship on course to explore for gas in the island's politically sensitive waters.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Cyprus, Turkey spar after warships block gas drilling ship

Greek FM: EU should be louder against Turkish ‘intervention rights’ in member states

By |julij 17th, 2017|Alexis Tsipras, Cyprus problem, Cyprus reunification, Cyprus talks, EU enlargement, EU-Turkey, FYRO Macedonia, Macedonia crisis, Mevlut Cavusoglu, Nato, News, Nikos Kotzias, offshore gas|

EXCLUSIVE / In a wide-ranging interview, Greece's foreign minister on Sunday (16 July) outlined his country's position on the failed Cyprus reunification talks, scolding UN envoy Espen Barth Eide and rejecting "interventions rights" for Turkey in any f...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Greek FM: EU should be louder against Turkish ‘intervention rights’ in member states

Turkey’s energy minister ‘to visit Israel for pipeline deal’

By |julij 13th, 2017|Cyprus, Cyprus reunification, Israel, News, offshore gas, pipeline politics, Russia, Turkey|

Turkey's Energy Minister Berat Albayrak is set to visit Israel by the end of this year to conclude an agreement for the building of a natural gas pipeline from the Jewish state to Turkey, the Israeli energy minister said on yesterday (12 July).

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey’s energy minister ‘to visit Israel for pipeline deal’

Turkey voices energy ambitions at World Petroleum Congress

By |julij 11th, 2017|Azerbaijan, Binali Yildirim, Boyko Borissov, Bulgaria, Cyprus problem, energy security, ExxonMobil, gas hubs, Ilham Aliyev, Kurds, News, nuclear central, offshore gas, oil, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Rex Tillerson, Russia, Southern gas corridor, TANAP, TAP, terrorism, Turkey, Turkish Stream|

Turkey, a country poor in energy resources, has voiced its ambitions to leverage its geographic position by becoming an even more important crossroads of supply routes and a giant energy hub, saying this would “improve” the EU’s energy security.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Turkey voices energy ambitions at World Petroleum Congress

Poland banks on Norwegian offshore gas and oil field

By |julij 4th, 2017|News, offshore gas, Poland|

Poland, a country seeking to decrease its dependence on Russian gas, yesterday (3 July) said the start of production of gas and crude oil from an offshore field near Norway, in which the Polish company PGNiG has a stake, was “very good news”.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Poland banks on Norwegian offshore gas and oil field