government budget

  • Iraq’s Oil Exports Fall Below Planned Levels in February

    Iraq’s Oil Exports Fall Below Planned Levels in February

    Wednesday, 2nd March 2016
    Iraq’s Oil Ministry stated that its crude exports declined to an average of 3.225mb/d in February, far below levels planned to provide the nation with badly needed cash for ongoing military operations against Islamic State extremists.
  • Oil Price Slump Cuts Kuwait Budget Surplus

    Oil Price Slump Cuts Kuwait Budget Surplus

    Monday, 23rd February 2015
    Kuwait's government budget surplus shrank 26% in the first nine months of this fiscal year as lower oil prices cut revenue sharply, analysts at National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) calculated, using Ministry of Finance data.