Tag Archives | Mansouriya

Gas Auction Delayed, But How Many Companies Interested?

Rumours of a delay in Iraq's gas auction have proved to be true, with companies being given an additional three weeks to consider their response to the new contract terms. Both AKnews and MEED report that the new deadline for submissions is extended from 1st October to 20th October. AKnews suggests that as many as […]

Terms Clarified for Iraqi Gas Contracts

Gas companies bidding to develop three Iraqi gas fields (Mansouriya, Akkas, and Siba) have had the terms of the deal clarified. Reuters reports that the companies will not have to develop export facilities or pipelines, and that the Oil Ministry will pay the companies anyway so long as they have done the required work (even […]

Iraqi Gas Auction to be Delayed?

Iraq is still planning to hold a licensing auction to award three major gas field licences as scheduled on 1st October, but according to Dow Jones, an Iraqi oil official has conceded that a delay is possible. Eleven international companies have paid the participation fees. They are reported to include Italy's Edison (EDN.MI), France's Total […]