CNOOC’s attempts to enter a number of foreign markets, such as the US, rejected over concerns of control of strategically important energy assets – the firm has long been attempting to enter markets where it is likely to be greeted with less hostility, such as Iraq.
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China’s CNOOC Limited has announced that, the Company, via its wholly owned subsidiary – CNOOC International Limited, together with Turkish Petroleum Corporation (TPAO), have signed a technical service contract (TSC) for the development and production of the Missan Oil Fields within Iraq.
Mr. Fu Chengyu, Chairman and CEO of the Company welcomed the signing of the TSC and commented, “It is a great pleasure to participate in rebuilding Iraqi’s oil industry together with TPAO.
State-run Turkish Petroleum Corp., known as TPAO, has decided to join Cnooc Ltd. the Hong Kong-listed unit of China Offshore Oil Corp. to develop Iraq’s Missan oil field complex in southern Iraq, a senior Iraqi Oil Ministry official said Thursday.
Staff from the Iraqi Electricity Ministry on Sunday launched the process of preliminary operation of a new power station in Missan province. “The station’s capacity is 180 Mwatt,” a local media source told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. He noted that the station will improve power supply in the province, especially in the marshes. ( Aswat […]
Talks poured over opening an office to implement projects in coordination between Turkish companies and local businesses.
Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional Bhd, or Petronas, has started recruiting hundreds of Iraqis for four oil projects the company won during Iraq’s second licensing auction in December.
The Missan governor announced on Thursday new plans and measures to attract investors to the province. “The province mapped out a plan for the current stage to establish investment projects, including parks, hotels and residential compounds,” Mohammad al-Shayaa told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. “The future plans include big infrastructure projects and other projects which need […]
Local officials in Missan announced the start of work to build 50 elementary schools in the province at a cost of more than 13 billion Iraqi dinars as part of the Marshes Recovery Budget 2010. “A consortium of local companies embarked on building 50 prefab elementary schools all over Missan at a cost of 13.250 […]
The local authorities in Missan have zoned seven locations for the establishment of investment projects in the province.
A central committee has been formed in Missan to oversee progress in projects throughout the province. “The committee will help to resolve problems that are facing these projects,” Khalid Abdilwahid Kibian, Missan’s deputy governor, told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Monday. He said that no projects were executed in Missan during 2009 due to a […]
Thirty-six primary schools have been constructed in Missan province to replace mud schools, a local media director said on Tuesday. “A group of local companies have built 36 primary schools to replace mud schools in the province, totaling 60,” Mohammed Hamza Lafta told Aswat al-Iraq news agency. Four other schools have reached more than 90 […]