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News Cyprus » Economy: Turkey’s Navy Threatens To Sink Eni Drilling Ship Offshore Cyprus

News channel or source: https://oilprice.com/Latest-Energy-News/World-News/Turkeys-Navy-Threatens-To-Sink-Eni-Drilling-Ship-Offshore-Cyprus.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

According to local media reports, four or five ships of the Turkish Navy tried to prevent Saipem’s 12000 drilling vessel from performing exploration in the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) of Cyprus. Turkey, which recognizes the northern Turkish Cypriot ...

News Cyprus » Economy: EU blasts Turkish aggression around Cyprus, in Aegean

News channel or source: http://www.tanea.gr/english-edition/article/5520713/eu-blasts-turkish-aggression/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

denounced Turkey’s bellicose activity in the Aegean and in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) as a patent violation of the sovereign rights of two member states. Tusk said that Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras ...

News Cyprus » Economy: EU Council calls for immediate halt to Turkey’s ‘illegal activity’ in Aegean, Cyprus

News channel or source: http://www.tovima.gr/en/article/?aid=945779
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

denounced Turkey’s bellicose activity in the Aegean and Cyprus and said Turkish activity in Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) is a patent violation of the sovereign rights of a member state. Tusk said that Cypriot President Nikos Anastasiadis and ...

News Cyprus » Economy: Cyprus economy records highest growth in 10 years

News channel or source: http://m.jamaicaobserver.com/news/cyprus-economy-records-highest-growth-in-10-years_125339?profile=1056
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AFP) — Bailed-out eurozone member Cyprus recorded its best growth in a decade last year, official data showed yesterday, on the back of record tourist arrivals and a resurgence in construction. The Mediterranean island's GDP expanded by ...

News Cyprus » Economy: Cyprus to Pursue Exploratory Drilling in Mediterranean Amid Standoff with Turkey

News channel or source: http://gcaptain.com/cyprus-to-pursue-exploratory-drilling-in-mediterranean-amid-standoff-with-turkey/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The Saipem 12000 vessel is contracted by Italy’s state-controlled Eni which along with France’s Total operates the Block 3 of Cyprus’s economic zone. The ship was headed to that area when it was blocked by Turkish warships. Turkey issued a new ...

News Cyprus » Economy: Eni Will Not Relinquish Interests In Cyprus Amid Turkey Dispute

News channel or source: https://www.epmag.com/eni-will-not-relinquish-interests-cyprus-amid-turkey-dispute-1685616
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Two weeks ago, Eni announced a big gas find in Cyprus’s Exclusive Economic Zone in an area it said was geologically similar to its giant Zohr Field in Egypt. Descalzi said Feb. 16 he was surprised by the Turkish move since Eni had two other wells in the ...

News Cyprus » Economy: ENI ship blocked off Cyprus leaves (3)

News channel or source: http://www.ansa.it/english/news/politics/2018/02/23/eni-ship-blocked-off-cyprus-leaves-3_20022a1a-7ebe-40f5-9c58-67df82f16152.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Nicosia has denounced the presence of the Turkish Navy in its "exclusive economic zone" as a violation of international law. Turkey, however, does not recognise the exclusive sovereignty of Cyprus and insists on the right of the Turkish-Cypriot community ...

News Cyprus » Economy: Erdogan tells Cyprus not to test Turkey over gas standoff

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-cyprus-natgas-turkey/erdogan-tells-cyprus-not-to-test-turkey-over-gas-standoff-idUSKBN1FX0XZ
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

The area where the Saipem 1200 drill ship was headed, Block 3 of Cyprus’s economic zone, is also claimed by Turkish Cypriots. Turkey’s state-owned oil company also plans to search for oil and gas off Cyprus, ethnically partitioned between its Greek and ...

News Cyprus » Economy: Cyprus economy records highest growth in 10 years

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180214-cyprus-economy-records-highest-growth-10-years
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Bailed-out eurozone member Cyprus recorded its best growth in a decade last year, official data showed Wednesday, on the back of record tourist arrivals and a resurgence in construction. The Mediterranean island's GDP expanded by 4 percent in 2017, up from ...