Tag Archives | Saudi Aramco

Iraq's Oil Ministry "Clarifies" statement on Saudi Aramco

By John Lee. Iraq's Ministry of Oil has issued a "clarification" on its previous statement regarding involvement of Saudi Aramco in the Akkas field in Basra. On Thursday, the Ministry originally stated that it had an agreement with Saudi Aramco to invest in the field. Later in the day, it issued a clarification, saying that […]

Saudi Aramco to Invest in Iraqi Gas Field

By John Lee. [Correction: After publication, the Oil Ministry issued a "clarification", stating that Aramco is merely "studying cooperation mechanisms" with regard to Akkas.] Iraq's Minister of Oil has announced an agreement with Saudi Aramco to invest in the development of the Akkas gas field in Anbar province. During his participation in the Iraqi-Saudi Coordination […]

Iraq works to distance itself from US-Iran Tension

By Ali Mamouri for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News. Iraq works to distance itself from US-Iran tension after Saudi Aramco attack Attacks that occurred Sept. 14 against Aramco oil processing facilities in Saudi Arabia, resulting in huge fires and halting near half of the supply from […]

Iraq and Saudi sign 13 New Agreements

By John Lee. Iraq and Saudi Arabia have signed 13 political and economic agreements during the visit by Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi to the Saudi capital Riyadh. According to Reuters, Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban has said that Saudi state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco will help Iraq explore for gas in the western desert. […]

AMAR Foundation Strenghtens Financial Committee

The Board of the AMAR International Charitable Foundation is to expand and strengthen its Finance Committee. It will now be chaired by leading financial businessman and AMAR supporter, Mr Michael Boardman. The present Chairman, Mr Chris Frost is standing down, but will continue to advise AMAR in a different capacity. Jonathan Ayres, the Chief Financial Officer […]