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Chemical Industries Company Achieves Record Production in 2009

The Iraqi Ministry of Industry and Minerals said on Monday that the state-run al-Sawari Company for Chemical Industries has reached its highest production levels in 2009. The company has signed a contract with the Ministry of Water Resources to build three boats, according to a ministry statement received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency. It has […]

Halting License Granted to Stone Bakeries

The State Company of Processing Grains affiliated to Ministry of Trade has decided to transfer one of Baghdad’s mills to Salah el- Din province, also it decided to halt granting stone bakery’s license. A statement issued by Media National Center quoted a source in the Ministry of Trade saying” Acting DG of the State Company […]

Final Contract for Qurna Oilfield with Exxon, Shell to Be Signed

The Iraqi Ministry of Oil on Monday will sign the final contract with a consortium led by Exxon Mobil Corp and Royal Dutch Shell, under which the firms will be allowed to develop the West Qurna-1 field in southern Iraq. “The contract aims to increase the field’s production to 2.325 million barrels per day (bpd),” […]

Trade Prepares to Enter 3rd Round of Negotiations with World Organizations

Acting Trade Minister Dr. Safa adin as-Safi has indicated the necessity of performing adjustment and certifying the march of route map for the committee interested to belong Iraq for world Trade Organization via putting up-to-date proposals and formulas and study them to reach new opinion before entering 3rd round of negotiations. As-Safai called during his […]

Process to Remove Drowned Ships Continues

Iraqi Transport Ministry succeeded in removing part of the ship, Palestine, which was hit and drowned at an Iraqi port during one of the wars in Iraq. “The port is in southern Iraq,” said a release issued by the Ministry on Thursday and received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency.

Ministry of Communications Signs Agreement for Installing Marine Cable through Iraq

The Ministry of Communications signed an agreement with Golf International Bridge, to impose the marine cable across Iraq, and to link the Gulf region annular advanced communications network with Europe, across the Mediterranean (West Path) and the Near East through India (Eastern Path) providing capacity to a whopping 5.12 Terabits per second. For his part, […]

Ministry to Buy Satellite Telecommunications Devices

The Iraqi Meteorological Organization and Seismology has signed a contract with a company affiliated with the Ministry of Industry to buy satellite telecommunications devices, the Ministry of Transportation said on Sunday. According to a ministry statement received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency, “The contract was signed with al-Salam Company of the Industry Ministry,” The devices […]