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Ministry of Oil

Iraq Extends Deadline for Qayara Refinery Bids

By John Lee. Iraq has extended the deadline to bid for the construction and operation of a new 100,000-bpd Qayara refinery. The full statement from the Ministry of Oil is as follows: The ministry of oil would like to announce for the investment refinery in Ninawa governorate/ Qayara with a capacity of 100 thousand barrels […]

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AMAR Continues Support to Iraqi IDPs

For World Book Day 2018, the AMAR International Charitable Foundation has delivered over 6,000 illustrated children’s books to displaced children in Iraq, all specifically designed for IDP youth. Hussein Al-Alak (pictured below), who is running the Manchester 10k on behalf of AMAR, said: “It’s the only charity in the United Kingdom that supports health, education and, […]

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Basra Gateway Terminal joins the Iraq Britain Business Council

The Iraq Britain Business Council (IBBC) has announced that Basra Gateway Terminal (BGT) has joined the Council. BGT is one of Iraq’s premier container and multi-purpose cargo handling facility, with a team of high-performing Iraqi and International port professionals who deliver customer-focused, high productivity and congestion-free port services to Iraq’s economy. Situated in Umm Qasr, […]

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New Career Opportunities in Iraq

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraq: Urban Displacement and Out of Camp (UDOC) – Project Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Area Manager, Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC) Associate Programme Officer, UNOPS – United Nations Office for Project Services Chief of Section, Supply Chain Management, UNAMI – United Nations Assistance Mission […]

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New Career Opportunities in Iraqi Kurdistan

By John Lee. The United Nations has advertised new positions in Iraqi Kurdistan: Emergency and Post-Crisis Coordinator, IOM – International Organization for Migration Project Coordinator / Camp Coordinator and Camp Management (CCCM), IOM – International Organization for Migration Project Officer (GFATM), IOM – International Organization for Migration IT Operations Assistant (SCOPE), UNAMI – United Nations […]

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Iraq: Building a Diversified and Modern Economy

IBBC Spring Conference 2018 Iraq: Building a diversified and modern economy  Tuesday 24 April at Mansion House, London IBBC’s Spring Conference returns on 24 April 2018, bringing to the heart of London the preeminent political and business figures involved in business and the economy of Iraq. The theme for this years’ conference is Iraq: Building […]

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Iraq’s Mosul Dam Lake Shrinking

The reservoir impounded by Iraq’s Mosul Dam has shrunk 60 percent in surface area from the late 1990s to present day, according to a report from the World Resources Institute (WRI): There are several factors behind this trend, including poor water resource management by the Iraqi government and intense regional droughts. But it’s Turkey’s Southeast […]

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