Tag Archives | East Baghdad

ZhenHua signs East Baghdad Deal

By John Lee. China’s ZhenHua Oil [Jinhua] has signed a service contract to develop the southern part of the East Baghdad oil field. Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi [Allibi, Luiebi] said that the signature of the contract was significant for Baghdad because it is the first project in the capital. The development of the field […]

Minister of Oil meets Head of Jinhua

By John Lee. Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi [Allibi, Luiebi] has met with Mr Lu Ygiang, the President of the Chinese company Jinhua, and his entourage. The two parties discussed during the meeting about enforcing the bilateral cooperation and the development of East Baghdad oil field. The Minister confirmed he was keen to prepare the […]

ZhenHua expands China’s role in Iraq’s Oil Sector

By John Lee. Iraq Oil Report reports that the China ZhenHua Oil Company, a subsidiary of state-owned arms manufacturer Norinco, is poised to make two new investments in Iraq’s oil sector. It says the company is forming a new oil trading joint venture with the State Oil Marketing Organization (SOMO) and is negotiating the upstream […]

China’s Zhenhua Oil to develop East Baghdad Oilfield

China’s state-run Zhenhua Oil has agreed to develop the southern part of the East Baghdad oilfield. Under the agreement, Zhenhua will increase production at the field by 40,000 barrels per day above current production, and provide gas for power stations in the Baghdad area. Oil Minister Jabar Ali al-Luaibi [Allibi, Luiebi] said that this contract […]

Iraq Develops East Baghdad Oilfield

Production at the East Baghdad oilfield has reached 10,000 barrels per day, according to Aswat al-Iraq. “The East Baghdad oilfield is the biggest in Iraq and Iraqi and Jordanian companies are drilling wells in it,” Essam Jihad told the news agency. “The ministry has mapped out a plan to develop it and signed a contract […]