Ministry of Oil

  • Iraq Awards Dhi Qar Refinery to Chinese Consortium

    Iraq Awards Dhi Qar Refinery to Chinese Consortium

    Sunday, 4th July 2021

    The Iraqi Minister of Oil, Ihsan Abdul Jabbar Ismael, announced the grant of Dhi Qar refinery to a major Chinese consortium involving Al Awsat Energy Consortium (San China Company), Inspire company, Norinco.

  • Iraq to Increase Production Capacity of North Refinery

    Iraq to Increase Production Capacity of North Refinery

    Monday, 21st June 2021

    The Iraqi Ministry of Oil is planning to re-operate North refinery and increase its production capacity to 150,000 barrels per day (b/d).

  • Iraq, Total Sign Agreement for Four Energy Projects

    Iraq, Total Sign Agreement for Four Energy Projects

    Tuesday, 30th March 2021

    The Iraqi Ministry of Oil has signed an agreement with Total company to implement four energy projects aiming at developing the country.

  • Iraq to Proceed with Nebras Petrochemical Project

    Iraq to Proceed with Nebras Petrochemical Project

    Tuesday, 1st September 2020

    Iraq’s oil minister, Ahsan Ismail, reiterated the country’s willingness to progress with the implementation of the Nebras project to strengthen Iraq as a global player in the petrochemicals market.

  • Petroleum Minister Issues New Promotions

    Petroleum Minister Issues New Promotions

    Sunday, 10th April 2016
    Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek El-Molla issued promotions and transfers in the petroleum sector with a goal to enhance performance in line with the current requirements of the industry.
  • Egypt’s Natural Gas Investments Total $13bn: Official

    Egypt’s Natural Gas Investments Total $13bn: Official

    Tuesday, 26th May 2015
    The total volume of Egypt's investments projected for the drilling and extracting natural gas has reached US$13 billion, the first undersecretary of the Egyptian oil ministry Shrief Sosa said Monday.