Tag Archives | Iranian – Kurdistan Region Economic Forum

GKP Shares Surge on Shaikan Update

By John Lee. Sharess in Gulf Keystone Petroleum surged as much as 10 percent by lunchtime on Wednesday, after teh company issued an update on the its operations at Shaikan, its key producing asset: The Company remains focused on achieving the target of 40,000 barrels of oil per day (“bopd”) of production capacity from the […]

Turkish Foreign Minister visits Kurdistan to boost mutual relations

Turkey’s Foreign Minister, Ahmet Davutoglu visited Kurdistan during the week, where he met with President Masoud Barzani and the KRG Prime Minister, Nechirvan Barzani to discuss further strengthening relations between Turkey and the KRG; and to attend the Second Sulaimani Forum at the American University of Iraq – Sulaimani (AUIS). The Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet […]

Iranian VP Leads Delegation to Erbil Economic Forum

By John Lee. Iran’s Vice President for International Affairs, Ali Saeedlou, led a high level political and economic delegation representing about one hundred Iranian companies to the Kurdistan Region to participate in a high profile business conference today. The Iranian – Kurdistan Region Economic Forum follows a visit to Iran by Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani […]