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Reports of leaders’ deal on drilling delay ‘ridiculous’

Reports of leaders’ deal on drilling delay ‘ridiculous’

  Turkish Cypriot press reports that President Nicos Anastasiades and Turkish Cypriot leader Mustafa Akinci have pledged a moratorium of hydrocarbons-related activity until July 31st are not only false but verge on the ridiculous, deputy government spokesman Victoras Papadopoulos said on Wednesday. Read full article at CyprusMail.

Ertugruloglu: Greek Cypriots ignore the rights of the Turkish Cypriot people in the EEZ

  Turkish Cypriot daily Kibris newspaper (22.04.17) reported that Tahsin Ertugruloglu, self-styled foreign minister of the breakaway regime in the occupied area of Cyprus has met in Doha with Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al-Thani, chairman of the Qatar Businessmen Association, whom he invited to illegally visit the occupied area of the Republic of Cyprus. Ertugruloglu

Albayrak threatens of legal sanctions because of the natural gas explorations in Cyprus EEZ

  Under the title “Warning for Block 6”, Turkish daily Milliyet newspaper (13.04.17) reports that Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Berat Albayrak has referred to Israel’s explorations and drillings for hydrocarbon resources in the Republic of Cyprus Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) and alleged that Block 6 of Cyprus’ EEZ is a “law collusive

Israel to Italy pipeline impact on Cyprus issue

  On April 3, the European Union and the governments of Italy, Greece, Cyprus and Israel pledged their support for the construction of the world’s longest undersea natural gas pipeline to transport Eastern Mediterranean gas to EU markets via Greece and Italy. Costing over $6 billion, the more than 2,000-kilometer mega-pipeline could transform the energy

Let there be Cyprus gas

  By Nicos A. Rolandis At 7 in the morning of Tuesday 31 March 1998, exactly 19 years back, I was in the office of President Glafcos Clerides.  I had been appointed Minister of Commerce, Industry and Tourism a month before.  The portfolio of Energy was in my Ministry. Read full article at in-Cyprus.

Israel hydrocarbons lessons

  By Fiona Mullen When energy consultant Gina Cohen first visited Cyprus about five years ago, shortly after the Aphrodite field had just been discovered, she advised the group gathered at the time to “think small”. Read full article at in-Cyprus.

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