September 26, 2000
Vice President Taha Yassin Ramadan is heading Iraq's delegation to the OPEC summit in Caracas, the official INA news agency announced Monday as they departed.
An official Iraqi newspaper said Monday that the price of oil should be more than $50 a barrel, based on 1974 prices and an annual inflation rate of two percent."The price of a barrel of oil today sho
Iraqi Oil Minister Amer Rashid said Monday that Iraq hoped to up crude output to around 3.4 million barrels per day (bpd) by spring 2001, reiterating that it was adopting a maximum production policy.
September 25, 2000
A former Iranian official says that If Iraqi President Saddam Hussein should be tried as a war criminal, as demanded by Washington, then so should the
Iraqi Oil Minister Amer Rashid says that Iraq hoped to raise crude output to around 3.4 million barrels per day (bpd) by spring 2001, reiterating that
The Iraqi Oil Minister has said Baghdad was in a strong position to help erode crippling sanctions.
Spiralling oil prices are the result of US manoeuvring ahead of presidential elections, newspapers in Baghdad said Sunday, stressing that Iraqi oil will remain outside the realm of Washington's influe
Iraq, strengthened by crude production levels unseen since the Gulf War at a time of global supply shortages, is taking its fight for high prices and against US influence to the OPEC summit.
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and Libya's leader Moamer Kadhafi, two big names who will not attend the upcoming OPEC summit in Caracas, are both price hawks opposed to western pressure on the oil car
September 24, 2000
With the opening of the Babel Festival comes an array of talent from all over the world.
The International Confederation of Arab Trade Unions (ICATU) says it hoped to organize a flight into Iraq, following Russian and French missions that
Passengers from the first French civil flight to land in Baghdad since sanctions were imposed on Iraq will leave the country in the coming days by roa
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein has taken delivery of a copy of the Quran he ordered written in his own blood to thank God for escaping unharmed from h
Gulf newspapers urge Arab countries to resume air links with Iraq, following the arrival in Baghdad of two delegations from France and Russia by plane
An Indian trade delegation meets with Iraqi officials to discuss ways to reinforce bilateral commercial ties.