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Petrofac Awarded Iraq PMC From PetroChina

Petrofac has been awarded a contract, valued at around US$30 million, to undertake Project Management Consultancy (PMC) services for the Halfaya Contract Area (Halfaya) in southern Iraq. Working in support of PetroChina International Iraq FZE (PetroChina), as the lead operator of Halfaya, Petrofac ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 day agoPress > PetrofacIraqPetroChina +3

Baghdad Asks World To Stop Buying Kurdish Oil

By Irina Slav for Oilprice.com A day before an historic vote for independent Kurdistan, the central government of Iraq issued a statement calling on “neighboring countries and countries of the world” to stop buying crude oil directly from the Kurdistan Autonomous Region and only deal with Bagh ...

Oilprice Staff


Posted 23 days agoOpinion > BaghdadIraqKurdistan

A remarkable new book about Middle East oil

‘An excellent, readable introduction to the history and development of oil in the Middle East, following in the footsteps of Daniel Yergin's authoritative study, The Prize . It is a complicated story but Quentin Morton handles it well with engaging, insightful, and humorous details that bring the b ...

Michael Morton


Posted 1 month agoPress > Middle EastSaudi ArabiaIran +8

Nigeria and Libya could be forced to share OPEC output cuts as Saudi placates Iraq

A Saudi bid to shore up Iraqi support for a nine-month extension of an OPEC output deal could see Nigeria and Libya forced to share the burden of cuts. The two countries are currently exempt from self-imposed cuts agreed by the oil cartel as they restore capacity following domestic conflicts. Follo ...

Bayo Okoya - Delta Analytics Lagos


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > OPECSaudi ArabiaIraq +3

Restrata provides new security solution for firms in Basrah

A security system which brings together up-to-the-minute information on key security developments in Iraq and the implications for companies operating in the region will launch this month. Restrata's new web-based portal is set to go live and will serve as a platform to provide reporting and longer ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 6 months agoPress > restrataIraqBasrah

U.S. crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia and Iraq recently increased, but may decline soon

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weekly Preliminary Crude Imports U.S. crude oil imports from Saudi Arabia and Iraq, two of the United States' main sources for imported crude oil, have risen since reaching relatively low points in 2014 and 2015 . On a combined basis, crude ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoPress > Saudi ArabiaIraqCrude +1

Trump Says U.S. Should Have Stolen Iraq’s Oil, ‘Maybe We’ll Have Another Chance’

While addressing the CIA on Saturday, President Donald Trump took a break from lambasting the media to remind everyone that he thinks the U.S. should have stolen Iraq's oil. He made the argument numerous times on the campaign trail, suggesting that the U.S. could take Iraq's oil while fighting IS ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 8 months agoLink > Donald TrumpIraq

BP's Rumaila oilfield achieves 3 billion barrel production landmark

Production increased by more than 40% since BP joined partnership to redevelop Rumaila oilfield in 2010 Oil production rate highest in 27 years Around $200 billion generated for the Iraqi economy Production boosted by new technologies, refurbishment of existing assets and one of the largest wat ...

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Posted 9 months agoPress > BPIraqRumaila

Petrofac secures US$75 million contract with South Oil Company

Petrofac has secured a contract worth US$75 million from South Oil Company (SOC) for its Iraq Crude Oil Export Expansion Project (ICOEEP). The one-year contract, with a one-year option, was awarded following a competitive tender and Petrofac, as the incumbent, plans to build on its four-year track r ...

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Posted 10 months agoPress > South Oil CompanyPetrofacICOEEP +1

Blue Sky acquires Sonoro Energy Iraq B.V.

Blue Sky Energy Inc.  (TSX VENTURE:BSI) has acquired from Sonoro Energy International Holdings BV, 100% of the issued and outstanding common shares of Sonoro Energy Iraq B.V. ("Sonoro Iraq"), a company incorporated in the Netherlands and the designated operator and party to several license agreement ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoPress > Blue SkyAcquisitionSonoro Energy +2

Genel Energy: Receipt of payment for KRI oil exports from Tawke field

Genel Energy plc notes the announcement from DNO ASA, as operator of the Tawke field, that the Tawke field partners have received a payment of $36.20 million from the KurdistanRegional Government for oil sales during September 2016. The payment reflects full settlement of the invoiced amount for Se ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoPress > Genel EnergyFinanceKurdistan Regional Government +2

DNO Reports Payment for Tawke Deliveries

Oslo, 5 December 2016 - DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, today reported receipt of USD 36.20 million from the Kurdistan Regional Government as payment towards September crude oil deliveries to the export market from the Tawke field. The funds, to be shared pro-rata by DNO and partner Ge ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoPress > DNO InternationalFinanceTawke +2

Gulf Keystone Petroleum: Shaikan Payment Update

Gulf Keystone confirms today that a gross payment of $15.0 million has been received from the Kurdistan Regional Government for Shaikan crude oil export sales in September 2016. Gulf Keystone and the KRG's Ministry of Natural Resources continue to work towards agreeing the final form of the invoice ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoPress > Gulf Keystone PetroleumFinanceKurdistan Regional Government +2