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Iraq fears Levees will mean Parched years ahead

By Omar Sattar for Al Monitor. Any opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.  Iraq fears bevy of levees will mean parched years ahead Although water levels in the Tigris and Euphrates rivers have been rising as torrential rains fill some of the […]

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Iraq Oil Exports Down again in March

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced interim oil exports for March of 104,686,779 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.377 million barrels per day (bpd), down from the 3.621 bpd exported in February. These exports from the oilfields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 100,899,853 barrels, while exports from […]

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Oil Ministry Finalises Export Figures for February

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced final oil exports for February of 101,387,559 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.621 million barrels per day (bpd), down from the 3.649 bpd exported in January. These exports from the oilfields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 99,120,006 barrels, while exports from […]

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AnadoluJet starts Flights to Erbil

By John Lee. A Turkish airline will start new services from Diyarbakir and Gaziantep to Erbil from 21st March. AnadoluJet, a subsidiary of Turkish Airlines, plans to offer three flights per week to each location. (Source: AnadoluJet)

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Oil Minister meets Turkish Firm to discuss Projects

By John Lee. Oil Minister Thamer Al-Ghadhban met on Tuesday with Nhat Ozdemir, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Turkish conglomerate Limak. The minister said he was keen to develop the energy sector through cooperation with international companies, noting the presence of promising opportunities in Iraq. Mr Ozdemir said his company wants to cooperate […]

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Iraq Oil Exports Down Slightly in February

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced interim oil exports for February of 101,387,615 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.621 million barrels per day (bpd), down from the 3.649 bpd exported in January. These exports from the oilfields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 99,120,006 barrels, while exports from […]

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Turkey to provide $5bn Loan to Iraq

By John Lee. Turkey will reportedly provide around $5 billion in loans for the reconstruction of Iraq. According to Anadolu Agency, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu (pictured) told a meeting in Istanbul on Sunday: “We will provide $5 billion credit … We have already begun coordination of these works for the reconstruction of Iraq,” (Source: Anadolu Agency)

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January Oil Exports: Volume Down, Revenue Up

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced interim oil exports for January of 113,111,437 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.649 million barrels per day (bpd), down from the 3.726 bpd exported in December. These exports from the oilfields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 110,245,281 barrels, while exports from Kirkuk […]

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Turkey to open Visa Application Office in Kirkuk

By John Lee. Preparations have reportedly been finalized for the opening of a Turkish visa application office in Kirkuk. An official told Anadolu Agency that the office will soon be opened, and is expected to process between 200 and 400 visa applications per day. (Source: Anadolu Agency)

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Turkey names ‘Water Czar’ to Ease Disputes with Iraq

By Fehim Tastekin for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Turkey has launched an effort to help resolve the water problem of neighboring Iraq amid bilateral tensions over decreasing flow rates in the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, whose waters the two countries share. President […]

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Oil Ministry Finalises Export Figures for December

By John Lee. Iraq’s Ministry of Oil has announced final oil exports for December of 115,517,974 barrels, giving an average for the month of 3.726 million barrels per day (bpd), a increase from the 3.377 bpd exported in November. These exports from the oilfields in central and southern Iraq amounted to 112,450,367 barrels, while exports by […]

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