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Iraq, Iran in Talks on Start Date for Kirkuk Oil Exports: Minister

BAS News - 2017-12-07 00:11
BAGHDAD — Iraq is now in negotiations with neighbouring Iran to decide on a date for launching the oil exports from Kirkuk, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luaibi said on Wednesday. According to the minister, the head of Iraq’s state oil marketer (SOMO) is n ...

Iraq says southern oil exports set a record

The New Mail - 2017-12-03 07:22
The Iraqi Oil Ministry said exports from southern ports set a record, but more work was needed to make up for losses from issues in the north of the country.… The post Iraq says southern oil exports set a record appeared first on The New Mail. ...

Prime Minister Barzani to Meet French President on Saturday

BAS News - 2017-12-01 20:20
LODZ — Kurdistan Region Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani has arrived in Paris, scheduled to meet with French President Emmanuel Macron on Saturday. Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) official website said that Barzani, accompanied by a delegation, was o ...

2018 Health Budget Allocated by Iraq for KRG Insufficient: Minister

BAS News - 2017-11-08 18:26
The shortage of medicine could lead to a humanitarian catastrophe ERBIL — The shortage of medical supplies in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq could lead to a humanitarian crisis, said KRG’s minister of health on Wednesday. The amount allocated by Baghdad f ...