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Kurdistan

Exxon looking to leave Iraq

Gulf Keystone back to Iraqi oil

Kurdistan says its right to grant contracts to foreign companies is enshrined in the Iraqi constitution.

November 4, 2012 9:01
 
Business is booming in Iraqi Kurdistan

All eyes on Iraq

Fancy a spa vacation or a brisk business trip to Iraqi Kurdistan? Marketers are flocking to the mountainous terrain of Northern Iraq, to cash in on the relatively untapped market in the Arab world, even if they have to dodge danger on their way there

July 29, 2012 9:03
 
Chevron

Chevron buying 2 Kurdistan blocks from Reliance

Chevron Corp is buying control of two blocks in Iraq's Kurdistan, industry sources said, as the second-largest U.S. oil company follows larger rival Exxon Mobil Corp into a region where oil rights are a subject of fierce dispute

July 19, 2012 1:25
 
Gulf-Keystone-big oil moving into Kurdistan

Gulf keystone sees big oil moving into Kurdistan

Says oil majors now "visible" in Kurdistan; Gets interest in Akri-Bijeel licence stake; Fully funded to end 2013 on current production level

May 29, 2012 12:23
 
Fugitive Iraq VP says he will stay in Kurdish zone

Fugitive Iraq VP says he will stay in Kurdish zone

Iraq's fugitive Vice President Tareq al-Hashemi said on Monday he would stay in the autonomous Kurdish zone unless he was told he had become an "embarrassment" to the Kurdish authorities.

March 6, 2012 11:10
 
Exxon breaks silence over Kurdistan oil talks

Exxon breaks silence over Kurdistan oil talks

Exxon Mobil has disclosed its plans to explore for oil in Iraq's Kurdistan in the company's annual report, breaking months of silence over the investment that has outraged Baghdad.

February 28, 2012 2:36
 

Iraq warns Total over Kurdistan deals

Total should not sign oil deals with the Kurdistan region without Iraq's approval, Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Hussain al-Shahristani said on Sunday, warning the French major would bear the "full consequences" if it did.

February 13, 2012 12:03
 
Turkish prosecutor removed amid spy agency row

Turkish prosecutor removed amid spy agency row

Turkey's state prosecution service has removed a prosecutor responsible for summoning the head of the spy agency from the case, state media said on Saturday, in an apparent attempt to resolve a row between the government and the judiciary.

February 12, 2012 2:36
 

Total latest oil group to shift Iraq focus to Kurdistan

French oil major Total SA has become the latest big oil company to shift the focus of its Iraq ambitions toward the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region, and away from the much larger but economically challenging contracts offered by Baghdad.

February 11, 2012 6:11
 

Gulf Keystone not talking to Exxon on $11B sale

Gulf Keystone says no talks on 800p/share bid; Shares hand back some gains after jumping 24 percent; Analysts, dealers doubt bid

December 20, 2011 10:48
 
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