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Oil prices up with OPEC cuts, supply risks

Oil prices up with OPEC cuts, supply risks

Waar Media - 2019-04-13 15:11
WAAR_DUHOK Production cuts from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), in addition to supply risks from Iran, Venezuela and Libya continue to pressure global oil supply and keep oil prices high at Friday’s opening. After closing the pr ...
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The Municipality of Raqqa city removes the rubble from Tel Abyad street

SDF Press - 2019-05-12 21:27
Raqqa – The municipality of people continues it work in order to remove the rubble accumulated in the streets and the remnants of the war against the terrorist organization ISIS, this step came at the request of the residents and the owners of the shops o ...

Iraq Committed to OPEC Oil Output Cut: Minister

BAS News - 2019-05-05 15:44
ERBIL — Iraqi Oil Minister reiterated his country’s commitment to an oil output cut led by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) which is devised to control international oil prices. Thamer Ghadhban said Iraq will not unilaterally ...

High-level Iraqi Delegation in Erbil to Discuss "Remaining Disputes"

BAS News - 2019-04-28 15:44
ERBIL — A high-level delegation led by Iraq’s Planning Minister Nouri Dilemi has arrived in Erbil to discuss the remaining disputes between the Iraqi federal government and the regional government of Kurdistan. The first meeting was attended by Kurdistan ...

Manchester United 0-2 Manchester City: 3 reasons why United lost the game

Waar Media - 2019-04-25 15:17
WAAR_DUHOK Manchester City returns back to the summit of the Premier League with an efficient victory over their neighbours. Goals from Bernado Silva and Leroy Sane saw City overcome the last big hurdle in their quest to win consecutive Premier League ti ...

The municipalities of people and owners of real estate offices gathered in one meeting

SDF Press - 2019-04-23 16:16
Raqqa – The municipality of people held a meeting for the owners of real estate offices. There are 150 office in Raqqa and its countryside. They met each other in order to discuss the issues related to real estate, licenses and sales contracts and unite ...

Oil Price Up With US Likely Statement On Iran Sanctions

Waar Media - 2019-04-22 12:42
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark increased to $73.62 per barrel on Monday at 0650 GMT while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) rose to $65.44 a barrel. The U.S. oil rig decline supported higher crude oil prices on Thursday, April 18, whic ...

The control committee makes daily tours in the market in order to control the prices of the goods

SDF Press - 2019-04-22 02:37
Hasaka – The control committee of the municipality of the people in​​ Tal-Tamr region makes daily tours in the markets of Tal-Tamr in order to control the prices of goods and materials. Adnan Hassan, the co-chair of the control committee in the municipali ...

Russia Asks China’s Help To Bbuild Arctic Shipping Route

Waar Media - 2019-04-20 14:42
WAAR_DUHOK Russia has asked China for a partnership in developing ports and other facilities in the Arctic region, media reports said Friday. “Russia wants to team up with China to build an Arctic shipping route,” Russian Ambassador to China Andrey Denis ...

Iraq, Saudi Arabia Ink 13 Agreements

BAS News - 2019-04-18 00:34
ERBIL - Iraq has inked 13 agreements with Saudi Arabia as the relations between the two top OPEC oil producers have started to revive once again, Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi's office said on Wednesday. The announcement came after the Iraqi prem ...

Police Reveals Details on Oil Smuggling in Kirkuk

BAS News - 2019-04-17 22:13
ERBIL - Police forces of the North Oil Company have revealed that oil smuggling in disputed Kirkuk province continued while the Iraqi top officials have stayed silent towards the issue. The police pointed out that they, cooperatively with the intelligenc ...

Brent oil up to $71.49 at week beginning April 15

Waar Media - 2019-04-15 13:31
WAAR_DUHOK International benchmark Brent crude saw a slight decrease to $71.49 a barrel at 0610 GMT while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) registered at $63.58, according to official figures on Monday. The price of Brent crude oil traded ...

Solidarity Platform with the hunger strikes set up in Montpellier

ANF - 2019-04-15 09:14
A solidarity platform with the hunger strikes was established in Montpellier. ...

A lot of works and efforts made in order to increase the beauty of the city

SDF Press - 2019-04-14 21:00
Raqqa – in coordination with the department of environment and Gardens in Raqqa the cleaning department clean the sidewalks, the roads and the western entrance of the city in order to restore the beauty and cultural splendor of the city by removing the di ...

Oil prices fall with rising US stocks, record output

Waar Media - 2019-04-11 12:19
WAAR_DUHOK Oil prices started Thursday with a decline as crude oil inventories in the U.S. increased much higher than market expectation and crude production in the country remained at record high levels. International benchmark Brent crude was trading a ...

US Revises Up Oil Price Forecasts For 2019

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 12:35
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S.’ Energy Information Administration (EIA) revised up its crude oil price forecasts for 2019, according to its Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) for April released on Tuesday. The price estimate for Brent crude has been revised up by $2 ...

Oil Prices On Rise With Libya Tensions & Supply Cuts

Waar Media - 2019-04-10 12:35
WAAR_DUHOK Crude oil prices opened higher Wednesday with ongoing tensions in Libya, and with sanctions on Iran and Venezuela hindering secure supply, however, a weaker global growth expectation could keep some cap on rising prices. International benchmar ...

Oil Prices Mixed as Brent Crude Hovers Around $71

Waar Media - 2019-04-09 12:24
WAAR_DUHOK Oil prices opened mixed on Tuesday as Brent crude hovered around $71 per barrel with supply risks in Libya, OPEC production cuts, and with Goldman Sachs raising its price forecast. International benchmark Brent crude was trading at $70.97 a ba ...

Brent oil above $70 a barrel with tight global supply

Waar Media - 2019-04-08 14:09
WAAR_DUHOK The price of Brent crude oil opened above $70 per barrel at trading start on Monday, sustaining its five-month highs as global oil supply tightens with OPEC+ cuts, and with sanctions on Iran and Venezuela. The international benchmark traded at ...