Oct 08, 2011 05:45 PM IST
Output at Iraq's Rumaila oilfield has been cut to 530,000 barrels per day from about 1.24 million bpd after two bombs hit pipelines on Friday and halted some production, a senior Iraqi oil official said on Saturday.
- Sep 20, 2011 02:30 PM IST
The potential dangers that roadside bombs pose to the sanity of human life can be best understood when one looks at the vulnerability of the natives of Afghanistan and Iraq, among other countries.
- Aug 29, 2011 08:35 PM IST
Many of the world's biggest energy companies may have to surrender most of the gas from Iraq's vast southern oilfields to a processing and export project led by Shell.
- Aug 12, 2011 06:12 AM IST
A woman in a headscarf runs into the street to calm a crowd before violence erupts. "This is what a war zone looks like," a voiceover declares.
- Jul 11, 2011 08:18 AM IST
Iraq will sign a final contract with Royal Dutch Shell on Tuesday for a USD 12-billion project to capture flared gas at southern oil-fields, two sources close to the deal said on Sunday.
- Jun 21, 2011 07:24 PM IST
Two suicide car bombs ripped through a guard post killing 26 people outside the provincial governor''s home in Diwaniyah city today, officials said, as violence surged across Iraq.
- Jun 21, 2011 10:05 AM IST
Lanco Infratech’s EPC division has won Rs 365.28 crore order to set up 2X125 mega watt capacity Akaz power plant in Iraq.
- Jun 21, 2011 09:43 AM IST
Lanco Infratech has bagged EPC order worth Rs 365 cr from Iraq, reports CNBC-TV18. It touched an intraday high of Rs 28.40 and an intraday low of Rs 27. At 09:42 hrs the share was quoting at Rs 27.30, down Rs 0.40, or 1.44% on the NSE.
- Jun 05, 2011 10:09 AM IST
Iraq expects its oil output to rise to 3 million barrels per day by the end of this year and sees it growing an additional 500,000 to 1 million bpd next year, Deputy Prime Minister Hussain al-Shahristani said on Saturday.
- May 10, 2011 07:27 PM IST
Iraq and Royal Dutch Shell have settled most of the pending legal issues that have delayed a USD 12 billion gas deal for more than two years, an Iraqi deputy oil minister said on Tuesday.
- Mar 30, 2011 01:00 PM IST
This is a European country riven by ethnic tensions. Its public debt is almost as big as its total annual output and it's in the middle of a political crisis so deep that this week it passes Iraq as the modern-day state whose politicians have taken the longest to form a government.
- Mar 22, 2011 08:15 AM IST
US military operations against Libya will be funded through cash flow, but finding the money will be tough given the lack of a defense budget for the 2011 fiscal year, the Defense Department's top budget official said.
- Mar 21, 2011 07:58 AM IST
European and US forces unleashed warplanes and cruise missiles against Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi's forces in the biggest Western military intervention in the Arab world since the 2003 invasion of Iraq.
- Jan 27, 2011 08:36 AM IST
President Barack Obama played up US progress in both Afghanistan and Iraq on Tuesday, while declaring the United States would stay tough on North Korea and Iran over their nuclear ambitions.
- Jan 20, 2011 08:19 AM IST
Holders Iraq overcame an ultra defensive North Korea 1-0 in a drab match on Wednesday to set up an Asian Cup quarter-final clash with Australia.
- Jan 10, 2011 08:32 PM IST
Pope Benedict called on Monday for Pakistan to repeal its anti-blasphemy law, days after a senior Pakistani politician who opposed the legislation was assassinated by his own bodyguard.