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14 Dec 2015

Exclusive Interview with Al-Ghadhban on Iraq's Oil & Gas Sector

Iraq Energy Institute (IEI) conducted this exclusive interview with HE Thamir Al-Ghadhban, the Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister of Iraq on Energy Affairs. Mr. Al-Ghadhban has decades’ of experience in the energy sector, working through the... Read More

09 Dec 2015

Iraq: Bad October weather sees record-breaking November exports

Oil exports for November rose to a record high of 3.37 million barrels per day (bpd), up from 2.7 million bpd the previous month according to the Oil Ministry release.   The average price per barrel was $36.42, bringing in $3.67 billion for... Read More

30 Nov 2015

Further blow to KRG over Dana Gas case

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has been ordered to pay the UAE’s Dana Gas and its partners $1.98 billion by a UK court in a dispute over development rights for two oil and natural gas fields.    The London Court of... Read More

23 Nov 2015

UK court orders KRG to pay $100m to Dana Gas

The Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) has been ordered by a UK court to pay the UAE’s Dana Gas $100 million in arrears.   The UK’s High Court upheld a ruling passed by the London Court of International Arbitration in December... Read More

20 Nov 2015

Iraq is planning to issue a $2 billion international bond in 2016

Iraq is planning to issue a $2 billion international bond next year in the first or second quarter with World Bank guarantees for up to $1 billion reports Reuters.    The announcement, from the Central Bank governor, Ali al-Alak, follows... Read More