“If we compare the rate of development of Iran’s joint oil fields with other Persian Gulf regional states, we see that from 1977 onwards, very little progress has been made in Iran’s part of the joint oil fields,” Katouzian told the Mehr News Agency on Friday.
A total of Eighteen German and Dutch oil companies will participate in an oil conference in Arbil on Tuesday - “The Netherlands government organizes this conference along with Shell, 14 Dutch oil companies and three German companies,”
Vast Exploration provided the following progress update on the Qara Dagh - 1 Exploration Well, Qara Dagh Block, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
Rafidain Bank statement mentioned that the official memo signed by Al-Yassery said: Basing on the work necessities and getting the approved agreements, it is decided to start working with the bank; all Iraqi official and private banks have the right to deal with Werkaa too.
Iraq relies almost solely on oil revenues for its hard currency earnings, but latest gyrations in oil prices are said to have added to budget strains. “We are looking forward to obtaining more loans … mainly from donor countries,” Naib said.
Al-Mansur state company, a company of industry and materials ministry, finished installing and operating factory of collecting Italian originated solar power panels.
“Specialized companies will only be allowed to execute such projects,” a source from the council told Aswat al-Iraq news agency on Monday.
Iraqi GDP growth remains at the mercy of the oil markets, with the economy growing 10.3% in 2008, slowing to 4.3% last year in the wake of the crash, and now expected to rebound to 7% this year as prices have recovered (according to the central bank’s latest forecast). This state of affairs has led […]
The Prime Minister of Iraqi Kurdistan, Barham Salih, told more than 500 delegates at a major conference in London that Kurdistan welcomes foreign business, and invited international companies to participate in Kurdistan’s economic progress. Speaking at the Kurdistan Region Trade and Investment conference on Tuesday, the Prime Minister said, “Kurdistan welcomes foreign businesses with open […]
The Najaf Investment Commission has approved nine new investment projects at a total cost of $38 million (more than 45 billion dinars), raising the number of investment projects in the province to 65, head of the commission said on Wednesday. “The NIC gave nine new investment licenses in the health, entertainment, commercial and educational fields […]
Eighty investment permits have been granted to execute projects in Baghdad at a total cost of more than $100 billion. “The permits were granted in coordination between the Baghdad Mayoralty, Baghdad Investment Commission, and the National Investment Commission,” the Baghdad mayoralty said in a press release on Monday, as received by Aswat al-Iraq news agency. […]
Indonesia and Iraq have agreed to eliminate trade barriers and provide incentives to increase bilateral trade volumes, which suffered a sharp decline last year. During a meeting in Jakarta last week, the two countries’ senior trade officials agreed to establish a task force in the next three months to identify barriers in bilateral trade and […]