#Black Sea

Feodosiya (Crimea Russia)

Feodosiya (Feodosia) is a Black Sea port and city on Crimea Peninsula, with a population of around 70,000. Since 2014, the city is part of the Russian Federation (Republic of Crimea). The other major Russian Crimea ports are Sevastopol, Yalta, Yevpatoria, Kerch. Under the name Theodosia, the town was founded...
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Russian, Turkish vessels collide in the Bosphorus

Turkish and Russian cargo ships collided in Bosphorus, Istanbul. Iran Press/ Europe: Turkish and Russian general cargo ships, TAHSIN IMAMOGLU and RUSICH 10, collided in Bosphorus Strait in the Beykoz area on the morning of Sep 25. Both ships were transiting the Strait in the same northern direction, RUSICH 10...
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Azerbaijan notes increase in oil prices

(MENAFN- Trend News Agency ) BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept. 25. The price of Azeri LT CIF Augusta, produced at the Azeri-Chirag-Deepwater Gunashli (ACG) field, rose by 58 cents on Sept.24 compared to the previous price, up to $79.08 per barrel, Trend reports referring to the source from the country's oil and gas market.
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Russian Navy’s coastal defense troops strike enemy warships in Black Sea drills

SEVASTOPOL, September 23. /TASS/. The teams of the Black Sea Fleet’s Bastion mobile coastal defense missile systems delivered missile strikes against enemy warships during drills in the Black Sea, the Fleet’s press office reported on Thursday. The drills were part of the Black Sea Fleet’s combat training measures amid the...

Black Sea Oil & Gas installs Ana gas production platform in Black Sea

Black Sea Oil & Gas (BSOG) and its partners have installed the Ana production platform for the Midia gas development project in the Black Sea. The 3,000t Ana platform is situated 70m deep in the water and about 120km offshore in the Romanian Black Sea. It is the first offshore platform built and installed in Romania in the past three decades.

Black Sea Oil & Gas Installs Gas Platform Off Romania

Black Sea Oil & Gas installs the Ana offshore production platform as part of its Midia Gas Development Project. Romanian energy company Black Sea Oil & Gas (BSOG) has installed its Ana offshore production platform in the Black Sea. BSOG said that the Ana platform was the first offshore platform...

Crimean Shipyards Launches Karakurt-class corvette “Askold”

“The ceremony was held under the supervision of Russian Navy Commander-in-Chief Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov who also inspected the production capacities of the shipyard,”. The Askold is the second project 22800 corvette built by the Kerch Shipyard. “The first warship, the Tsiklon, was floated at the end of last year’s summer...

Istanbul on cold weather alert as rainfall takes hold

Weather warnings have been issued across Turkey’s northwest and Black Sea region for sudden downpours as meteorologists expect temperatures to drop around 10 and 12 degrees Celcius tomorrow. According to the Turkish State Meteorological Service, temperature across Istanbul will rapidly drop, reaching as low as 16 degrees Celsius. Infrequent rain...

Russia Holds Anti-Terror Drills With China, Missile Exercises

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), led by China and Russia, kicked off the Peace Mission 2021 at the Orenburg training grounds in Russia, TASS reported on Monday. In a separate exercise, the Russian Navy will conduct missile fire drills on the Black Sea. Commander of Russia’s Central Military District, Colonel-General...

The Interesting Truth About The Black Sea Deluge

The early life of Earth was filled with natural disasters as the atmosphere and climate of our planet developed and changed throughout prehistory. Some events, like major meteor strikes and volcanic eruptions, we know about, while others stay confined to theory. One such theory that remains controversial is the Black Sea Deluge, a potential flood that might have inspired the Biblical story of Noah's Ark (via Listverse).

Turkey's natural gas futures market to open for trade on Oct 1

The Natural Gas Futures Market (NFM) will enable market participants to predict prices and minimize risks against price fluctuations, Turkey's Deputy Energy and Natural Resources Minister and Chairman of EXIST Abdullah Tancan, told Anadolu Agency. 'When futures contracts applications start in the NFM, market participants will be able to manage...