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Nuke Iran

Iran talks show common ground, disagreement-US

A first day of talks between Iran and world powers about a nuclear programme that the West suspects is aimed…

May 26, 2012 9:28
Iran Nuclear Programme

Shifting the balance of power: High hopes for Iran concessions at Baghdad talks

World powers and Iran meet in Baghdad for nuclear talks; West hopes for outline of deal on curbing enrichment; Sanctions relief for Iran a key question

May 23, 2012 12:15
Baghdad Film Festival turns eye to Human Rights

Baghdad Film Festival turns eye to Human Rights

In a country where there still isn't a single public cinema, where detainees complain of torture and militants blow people up because of their sect, supporters of Iraq's first human rights film festival know they face a tough task.

February 27, 2012 1:05
Baghdad seeks to involve BP at Kirkuk oilfield

Baghdad seeks to involve BP at Kirkuk oilfield

Baghdad is seeking to involve BP in a major project to revive Iraq's giant northern Kirkuk oilfield, which is suffering from massive declines in production, industry sources said on Friday.

February 25, 2012 12:22

Alstom awarded $550M Iraq power contract

French engineering group Alstom has been awarded an electrical power-plant contract in Iraq worth $550 million, France's ministry of trade said on Tuesday.

November 2, 2011 12:00

Iraq alters oil law draft to erode Kurdish powers

Draft law to give Baghdad more control over oil; Kurds promise political battle; Law would create Iraqi National Oil Co.

September 24, 2011 4:40

Schlumberger wins contract in Iraq’s W.Qurna

Schlumberger will create new wells as part of the Exxon-led consortium's 20-year development contract with Iraq.

May 9, 2011 1:55

Baghdad gets more international flights

Lufthansa is set to resume flights to Iraq in September after a break of 20 years.

May 29, 2010 2:47

Luxury hotel planned for Iraqi capital

Rotana plans a five-star hotel in Baghdad's 'Green Zone by 2012.

May 28, 2010 9:19

Etihad commences non-stop flights between Abu Dhabi and Baghdad

Airline operates five return services per week between the UAE and Iraqi capitals; plans to add a second Iraq destination – Erbil – from June 1.

April 27, 2010 1:21