September 7, 2000
The first Iraqi fair, displaying industrial and agricultural products by Iraqi companies, will be held in Lebanon between September 15th-28th.
Iraq has sold more than $33 billion worth of crude oil, or more than two billion barrels, since the beginning of the "oil-for-food" program in 1996.
September 6, 2000
Iraq's President Saddam Hussein has examined scale models of a monument commissioned to commemorate the "Mother of all Battles", Baghdad's term for th
An official Iraqi newspaper voiced hopes Tuesday that OPEC, which is approaching its 40th anniversary, will transform itself into an influential economic bloc to face up to US dominance.
September 5, 2000
An official Iraqi newspaper has voiced hopes that OPEC, which is approaching its 40th anniversary, will transform itself into an influential economic
September 2, 2000
Iraqi President Saddam Hussein is to undergo chemotherapy for lymph cancer and a family council led by his youngest son is ready to take control if he
Iraq accused Saudi Arabia Friday of having already increased its oil output by half a million barrels a day, only two days after the kingdom called for higher production to balance supply and demand.
September 1, 2000
Iraq's Health Ministry says that more than 10,000 Iraqis, mainly young children, died in July because of the international sanctions imposed on the co
August 31, 2000
US has denied it had asked head of the UN inspection team of Iraqi weapons Hans Blix not to announce that he has a team ready to go to Iraq.
Iraq accuses Saudi Arabia of having already increased its oil output by half a million barrels a day, only two days after the kingdom called for highe
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak says there is no reason for concern that Iraq might attack Israel with missiles during the coming months but said th
August 30, 2000
Baghdad says three Iraqis, including a child are wounded in a US, British air raid on Wednesday
August 28, 2000
Iraqi Trade Minister Mohammed Mahdi Saleh left Baghdad Monday for Cairo where he is to discuss ways of increasing economic exchanges with Egypt, the official INA agency reported here. During his trip,
Iraq will mark the 40th anniversary of the creation of OPEC, founded in Baghdad in September 1960, with celebrations and a symposium on September 14, the official INA news agency reported Monday.
An official Russian delegation has held talks in Baghdad with the Iraqi Oil Ministry under-secretary, Fayez Shahin, about prospects for Russian companies participating in the development of Iraq’s ene