Iraqi Minister of Oil, Jabbar Allibi met with the Dutch Ambassador in Baghdad, Ian Waltmans, to strengthen the mutual relations between the two countries. They discussed economic relations between Iraq and Netherlands. The minister showed interest in having Dutch companies engage in developing activities for the oil and gas sector, while investing in new fields and gas manufacturing projects, reported Rebuilding Iraq.

The Iraqi Minister of Oil, Mr.Jabbar Allibi, stated that the ministry will provide the suitable opportunities for local and international investors.

In related new, during August, Allibi sat on meetings with oil companies operating in Iraq and asked them to increase oil output and exports rates of crude oil and natural gas.