Tag Archives | Khor Al-Zubair

Power Generation Vessel Arrives in Basra

The Iraqi Ports Administration announced today that a power generation vessel arrived at Khor al-Zubair port last week. Aswat al-Iraq reports that the Turkish vessel will supply the national electrical grid with 110 megawatts of power. This is the third electricity generation vessel to arrive in Basra province. Two vessels are already working in Umm […]

Swiss Company Reveals Oil Storage Plans in Basra

Dome International has met the chairman of Basra Investment Commission (BIC) to discuss the possibility of constructing warehouses for oil derivatives in Basra. The director of the company, Amen Jaffer, said, "the preliminary study of the project includes the construction of oil warehouses near Khor Al-Zubair port on an area of 40 acres with an […]

Private Shipping Strike Continues in Iraq

A shipping agent in Basra said on Sunday that private sector shipping companies   continued to strike for the sixth consecutive day in Khor Al-Zubair and Umm Qasr ports. A spokesman in Basra told AKnews that "our demands are focused on activating Law of 51 that the Iraqi Ministry of Transport refrains from its implementation, though […]