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Updated at 3:40 am/pm (GMT+ 2): Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants have set fire to Iraqi oil wells in the Ajil field east of the city...
Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Baghdad and Kurdish regional authorities are making progress to rescue a deal over crude oil exports, Iraq's oil minister said on Sunday, after it...
Monday, March 2, 2015
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Iraqi Kurdish premier Nechirvan Barzani on Monday accused the Baghdad government of failing to give his autonomous Kurdish region its share of oil...
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Ziad Ghosn
Black market dealers in Syria have taken control of the foreign exchange market, leading exchange rates to hit record levels. The past few days have...
Monday, February 16, 2015
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Libya's al-Sarir oil field is still unable to pump oil to Hariga port after sabotage on a pipeline just north of the field where repairs are ongoing...
Sunday, February 15, 2015
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Hassan Chakrani
A new era brings, inevitably, politically motivated spending. According to estimates, the administration of the new King Salman has allocated $32...
Friday, February 13, 2015
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The United Nations Security Council on Thursday banned all trade in antiquities from war-torn Syria, threatened sanctions on anyone buying oil from...
Thursday, February 12, 2015
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Libya's Hariga oil export port is still closed due to a strike by security guards demanding salary payments, a port official said on Monday. "There...
Monday, February 9, 2015
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Shaida al-Amin
Oil is one of the primary issues in Iraq today, and a main factor in driving its political process. From the southern provinces all the way to the...
Friday, February 6, 2015
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