Category: economy


EastMed pipeline agreement to be signed in 2018

Greece, Cyprus, Israel and Italy will sign the terms of agreement for the EastMed natural gas pipeline within 2018, their representatives said in Nicosia on Tuesday. Energy Ministers Giorgos Stathakis from Greece, Giorgos Lakkotrypis from Cyprus, Yuval Steinitz from Israel and Italy’s ambassador to Cyprus Andrea Cavallari signed a memorandum of understanding for collaboration on […]

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Greece launches tenders for hydrocarbon exploration and exploitation in western Greece and south of Crete

Financial, environmental and quality-related parameters will be examined during the evaluation of bids in a tender for granting and using authorisations for the exploration and exploitation of hydrocarbons in maritime areas to the south-west and to the west of Crete, as well as the west of the Ionian Sea, Hellenic Hydrocarbons Resources Management SA (HHRM) […]

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“Greece is turning the page”

There is wide consensus that Greece is turning the page, Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said in Brussels late on Monday, following the conclusion of the Eurogroup meeting that saw the approval of the staff-level agreement (SLA) for the third review of the Greek program. “It was a very good meeting for Greece during the first […]

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