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Iran to up Oil Output at Joint Iraq Fields

By John Lee. Iran's Minister for Petroleum, Bijan Nadar Zangeneh (pictured), has revealed plans to increase production at the country’s western joint fields with Iraq by 200,000 bpd. The increase will happen over the next eight months and "surge to 700,000 bpd in the years to come", according to a report from PressTV. Iran has […]

Iran to Increase Production from Joint Oilfield

By John Lee. Tehran Times reports that Iran plans to increase production from the Yadavaran oilfield, which straddles its border with Iraq, from 50,000 barrels per day to 85,000 bpd by September of this year. Iran began production at the oilfield in March 2012, while Iraq has yet to start. Iran shares the Yadavaran, Azadegan, and […]

Iran to Expand Operations at Joint Oilfields with Iraq

By John Lee. Iran will double the number of drilling rigs at the joint Iranian-Iraqi Azadegan and Yadavaran oilfields, according to a report from Bernama. Quoting the managing director of the National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC), Heidar Bahmani, Iran's Mehr News Agency said there are currently four drilling rigs in operation at the two oilfields […]

Iran, Iraq Boost Cooperation in Energy Sector

Iraq and Iran have agreed to increase their cooperation in the oil, gas and refinery sectors. Iran's Fars News Agency reports that the Managing-Director of the National Iranian Oil Refining and Distribution Company (NIORDC), Ali Reza Zeiqami, said on Monday that Iran and Iraq had reached an agreement to expand cooperation in developing joint fields, […]