The Embassy of France in Cyprus welcomes the signing of the contract that took place this morning between, on the one hand, the managers of Total E & P and ENI; and on the other hand, the Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism, Mr. Yiorgos Lakkotrypis. This contract concerns the exploration and research of hydrocarbons in Block 6 of Cyprus’ Exclusive Economic Zone.
Total is also in charge of explorations in Block 11.
The French Embassy in Cyprus wishes the Republic of Cyprus, Total and its partners, a productive work and a great success in their endeavor.
The Embassy hopes that economic exchanges between France and Cyprus will be further strengthened in the Energy sector as well as in other sectors.