The first Israeli offshore bid round closed in November 2017 a year after it was launched.
The 1st concession round closed with the granting of 6 new exploration licences in Israeli waters. Five of them to the Greek company Energean Israel Limited and the sixth to a consortium of 4 companies from India: ONGC Videsh Ltd, Bharat PetroResources Ltd, Indian Oil Corporation Ltd and Oil India Ltd.
Below are the pages that contained all the relevant information, at the time, for the 1st Bid Round.
Bid Round Block Delineation
Bid Round Documents and Time frame