The current convergence of interests between Israel and Egypt comprises several layers that result from the dramatic developments in the Middle East in recent years.
Ability to successfully produce the well still in doubt.
“Leviathan is going to bring Israel into a new era."
Citizens of northern Israel campaign against the proximity of natural gas facilities to the coastline.
Natural gas from Israel to Jordan
Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz wants to see Israel become part of a regional hub supplying Turkey and Europe with natural gas.
Industry ‘has been driver for normalization of Turkish-Israel relationships,’ says Gürkan Kumbaroglu.
While the Jordanian government has portrayed the deal as good for Jordan economically, it has struck a nerve among the public.
EnQuest currently owns 70.5% of the field while Cairn Energy Plc owns the other 29.5% stake.
Ministry approves next stage of offshore reservoir’s development.