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Oil Minister to Attend Iraq Petroleum Conference

The CWC Group has confirmed the attendance of H.E. Jabbar Al Liabi, Minister of Oil, Federal Republic of Iraq, at the 2017 edition of Iraq Petroleum, taking place at 8 Northumberland Avenue, London on 22-23 May 2017. H.E. Jabbar Al Liabi, a regular speaker at CWC Iraq events, will open this year’s Iraq Petroleum Conference […]

KRG FM: Together we will Ensure a Win-Win Partnership

KRG Foreign Minister Falah Mustafa shed light on KRG’s international outreach, ties with Baghdad and the neighboring countries and Kurdistan’s contribution to regional stability, at this week’s Kurdistan-Iraq Oil & Gas Conference, arranged by CWC Group in London. Below is the full text of Minister Mustafa’s speech: Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentleman, I am […]

Hawrami Defends KRG Treatment of IOCs

By Padraig O’Hannelly. The Kurdistan Regional Government’s Minister of Natural Resources, Dr Ashti Hawrami (pictured), has defended the KRG’s treatment of oil companies in the Region. This follows criticism by the head of Norwegian oil and gas operator DNO, which operates the Tawke block, at CWC Group’s Kurdistan-Iraq Oil & Gas Conference in London. Executive […]

KRG to offer 20 Oil Blocks in new Licensing Round

By Padraig O’Hannelly. The Kurdistan Regional Government’s Minister of Natural Resources, Dr Ashti Hawrami, has announced that 20 new and redrawn oil blocks will become available for bidding in 2017. Speaking at this week’s Kurdistan-Iraq Oil & Gas Conference in London, arranged by CWC Group, the Minister said that contract terms “will continue to be […]

Deputy Prime Minister outlines KRG’s Reform Initiatives

Kurdistan Region Deputy Prime Minister Qubad Talabani outlined his government’s reform initiatives during speech to the sixth Kurdistan Oil and Gas conference, organised by CWC Group, in London on Monday. Below is the transcript of Deputy Prime Minister’s speech: Distinguished guest, ladies and gentlemen. I’d like to warmly thank CWC for inviting me back again […]

Kurdistan Oil & Gas Leaders to Meet in London

Kurdistan’s Oil & Gas Leaders to Hold Official Annual Meeting in London The Ministry of Natural Resources of the Kurdistan Regional Government, Iraq is to hold the sixth official Kurdistan-Iraq Oil & Gas Conference in London, on 5-7 December 2016 to drive forward the oil and gas development in the Region of Kurdistan. Energy events […]

Interview: Chairman of Oil & Gas Cmte of Basra Council

CWC’s third Basra Oil, Gas and Infrastructure Conference will take place this year in Beirut, Lebanon on 24-25 of October 2016. In a pre-conference interview with the Chairman of the Oil and Gas Committee of Basra Council, Mr Ali Fares outlined the most important issues that the Basra delegation will focus on during the conference, […]

CWC’s 4th Kurdistan-Iraq Oil and Gas Conference

Highlights from December’s London Conference. By Robert Tollast. According to current plans, the Kurdish region of Iraq will be able to export 1 million barrels of oil in the not too distant future–by some accounts by the end of 2015. By 2020 as much as 10 billion cubic metres of gas will be exported from […]

PM Barzani’s Speech at CWC Oil and Gas Conference

Speech by KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani to the CWC Kurdistan-Iraq Oil and Gas Conference Excellencies, distinguished guests, ladies and gentleman, welcome to Erbil. Welcome to the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. I am happy to participate with you all today, to listen, to learn about, to discuss and debate the vital issues surrounding the oil […]

Min of Communications to Participate in Iraq Telecoms 2012

Acting Iraqi Minister of Communications & Minister of Provinces, H.E. Torhan Mudher Hassan AL-Mufti (pictured), has confirmed his participation at The CWC Group’s Iraq Telecoms 2012 Conference. Held on the 12-14 November in Istanbul, the acting Minister will attend the Conference with a senior delegation, including the Senior Deputy Minister of Communications H.E. Mr Amir Al […]

Dates Announced for Kurdistan Oil & Gas Conference

Building on last year’s success, CWC Group is proud to announce the second Kurdistan-Iraq Oil & Gas Conference, taking place 3-5 December 2012 in Erbil, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. H.E. Ashti Hawrami, the Kurdistan Regional Government’s experienced Oil Minister who continues to successfully pioneer Kurdistan’s energy sector, has once more given his support and endorsement […]