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Iraqi Oil to be Game-Changer for World Markets

Iraq’s energy sector holds the key to the country’s future prosperity and can make a major contribution to the stability and security of global energy markets, the International Energy Agency (IEA) says in a special report of the World Energy Outlook released today – the first time that the IEA has conducted a comprehensive review […]

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Iraq to Boost Oil-Refining Capacity by 23%

Iraq’s oil refining capacity will increase by 23 percent to 760,000 barrels a day by early next year, according to Deputy Oil Minister Ahmad al-Shamaa. In an interview with Bloomberg, the Deputy Minister said that the refinery expansions, particularly of the Daura (Doura) facility in Baghdad (pictured), and the Basra plant in the south, will […]

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Weekly Security Update

By Gary Sandiford, Olive Group’s Dubai based assessments manager.  Olive Group is a leading provider of security and technology solutions and has operated continuously in Iraq since 2003.   Overview Olive Groups Iraq statistics are drawn from multiple sources, including media reporting and direct liaison with in country assets. Included within the statistics are a […]

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Sept Oil Exports Highest for Decades

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced that oil exports for September rose to 2.6 million barrels per day, at an average price of $107 per barrel, bringing in revenues of  8.4 billion dollars over the 30-days month. Platts used a more precise figure of 2.598 million bpd. This compares to 2.564 million […]

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Iraq Oil Production Highest Since 1979

By John Lee. Iraq’s crude oil production has risen to the highest level since 1979, according to a report from Bloomberg. Citing Oil Ministry sources, the news agency says output has hit 3.328 million barrels a day (bpd), of which 2.484 million bpd are exported from Basra. In June Iraq’s oil production overtook that of […]

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Weekly Security Update

By Gary Sandiford, Olive Group’s Dubai based assessments manager.  Olive Group is a leading provider of security and technology solutions and has operated continuously in Iraq since 2003.   Overview Olive Groups Iraq statistics are drawn from multiple sources, including media reporting and direct liaison with in country assets. Included within the statistics are a […]

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2012 & 2013 جدول معارض

معرض البصرة الدولي للتجارة العامة و الانشاءات (الدورة الثالثة) 3RD BASRAH INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION APR 27-30, 2012 نيسان مؤتمر ومعرض البصرة الدولي الثالث للنفط و الغاز 3RD  BASRA OIL AND GAS CONFERENCE AND EXHIBITION DEC 06-09, 2012 كانون الاول 18:00 – 22:00 المعرض الدولي الثاني للصحة والمستلزمات الطبية 2ND INTERNATIONAL HEALTH EXHIBITION DEC 16-19, 2012 كانون الاول 15:00 […]

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Shell ‘Optimistic’ About Gas Capture Hurdles

By John Lee. Shell‘s commercial general manager for Iraq, Arne de Kock, has told Reuters that two key hurdles must be cleared before the company can move forward with its giant gas capture project in southern Iraq. But he added that he was “optimistic” the government’s Council of Ministers will sign off on the issues of asset […]

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Emirates Introduces Flights to Erbil

By John Lee. Emirates Airlines has commenced flights to Erbil, considered to be one of the oldest cities on earth. An Emirates’ A340-300, carrying a VIP delegation and media landed in Erbil, the capital of northern Iraq and the airline’s third gateway into the country after Baghdad and Basra. Travelling aboard the inaugural flight, which […]

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