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Iraq Business News brings you the latest news on developments and opportunities in commodities and mining in Iraq.

The New Iraq: 2015/2016 Discovering Business

Iraq Business News is delighted to bring you the latest major new guide to business in Iraq. Published by Allurentis, in association with Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) and UK Trade Investment (UKTI), the sixth edition in the annual New Iraq series – The New Iraq: 2015/2016 Discovering Business – contains a wealth of case studies, commentary and data; […]

Empirical Aspects of the Extractive Industry Governance in Iraq

By Ahmed Mousa Jiyad. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. The Empirical Aspects of the Extractive Industry Governance in Iraq Extractive Industry Governance is one of the most critical components of the broad, good, democratic and inclusive governance, especially for the developing […]

Basra Lab achieves ISO/IEC Accreditation

RSK’s combined geotechnical-chemical laboratory just outside Basra has achieved accreditation to ISO/IEC 17025:2005, the international standard for competence of testing laboratories. The ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accreditation, which was awarded by the Gulf Cooperation Council Accreditation Centre, an accredited body of the International Laboratory Accreditation Cooperation (ILAC) in March 2015, specifies the general requirements required for a […]

The New Iraq: 2014 Discovering Business

Iraq Business News is delighted to bring you the latest major new guide to business in Iraq. Published by Allurentis, in association with Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) and UK Trade and Investment (UKTI), the fifth edition in the annual New Iraq series – The New Iraq: 2014 Discovering Business – contains a wealth of […]

KRG Natural Resources Monthly Report

The KRG Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) announces the publication of its first Monthly Report. The Report contains the latest information on production and export in the Kurdistan Region, domestic refining and consumption, well activity, rig counts and map, employment figures and updates on Production Sharing Contracts. The report will help interested citizens, companies and […]

New Report from Extractive Ind. Transparency Initiative

By John Lee. The Iraqi-Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (IEITI) report for year 2011 has been published by an independent and international reconciler firm Ernst & Young. The report considers for the first time the quantities of crude oil used for local consumption and the paid revenues by the Extractive Oil Companies (National & International). It […]

The New Iraq: 2013 Discovering Business

This week marks the 150th edition of our Iraq Business News newsletter, and we are delighted to mark the occasion by bringing you a major new guide to business in Iraq. Published by Allurentis, in association with Iraq’s National Investment Commission (NIC) and UK Trade & Investment (UKTI), the fourth edition in the annual New […]