Archive | 20th October 2012

Iraq's Oil Exports Head for Another Record

By John Lee. Reuters reports that Iraq's crude oil exports from its southern ports have risen by 120,000 bpd so far in October compared to last month, suggesting the country is on course to reach its highest export rate in decades. According to shipping data, exports from Basra have averaged 2.30 million bpd in the […]

Implications of the IEA Iraq Energy Outlook

By Ahmed Mousa Jiyad. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. The following is an extended version of my brief intervention delivered before IEA’ Energy Business Council virtual meeting held in Paris, 19th Oct 2012 on the Agency’s World Energy Outlook Special Report […]

Lack of Federal Oil Law Cripples Iraq's Recovery

By Thomas W Donovan, attorney at the Iraq Law Alliance. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Foreign "experts" like to depict Iraq's oil industry as a cesspit of corruption, turmoil and factional politics. In fact, however, Iraq has made real progress, and […]

Iraq Stock Market Report

Advertising Feature Rabee Securities Iraq Stock Exchange (ISX) market report (week ending: 18th October 2012). Please click here to download a table of listed companies and their associated ticker codes. ID1,438 / $1,556  (-2.8%) (weekly change). The number of week traded shares was 16.9bn and the weekly trading volume was ID21.8bn ($18.2mn).   ISX Company […]