January 2, 2001
Iraq\'s switch from dollars to Euros for pricing its foreign transactions was the economic highpoint of 2000, according to a poll of economists publis
Iraq resumed the export of oil through the port of Ceyhan in southern Turkey on Saturday following renewal by the United Nations of the oil for food p
January 1, 2001
Negotiations are reportedly underway to establish a regular railway link between Iraq, Turkey and Iran, said Falah Hassan, the acting director-general of Iraqi railways.
December 31, 2000
Arab leaders closed the 21st summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council in Bahrain Sunday with a call for Iraq to prove its peaceful intentions towards th
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Iraq's oil exports through the Gulf port of Mina al-Bakr have been disrupted by the lack of a pricing formula for the second half of December, diplomatic and industry sources said Thursday.
December 30, 2000
Gulf leaders gathering in Bahrain should back the lifting of the decade-old embargo imposed on Iraq as well as the resumption of full air links with t
Bahrain insisted ahead of Saturday\'s opening of the 21st Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit that Iraq must respect UN resolutions imposed after it
December 29, 2000
Baghdad is ready to resume dialogue with the United Nations on condition that the crippling decade-old embargo imposed on it is lifted immediately.
December 28, 2000
Iraq\'s oil exports through the Gulf port of Mina al-Bakr have been disrupted by the lack of a pricing formula for the second half of December, diplomatic and industry sources said Thursday.
Since were first were introduced in the wake of the 1991 Gulf War, Iraq has always sought to rid itself of the burden of UN-imposed economic sanction, which today prevent the export of crude oil, unle
The first tanker to load Iraqi crude in December at the Mediterranean port of Ceyhan was expected to begin lifting late on December 27th.
December 27, 2000
Iraqis marked the start of the Muslim holidays of Eid Wednesday under the cloud of both the embargo and the Palestinian Intifada that has cost more th
Despite the fact that UN economic sanctions remain in force, several foreign airlines have made official requests to the Iraqi aviation authorities to resume regularly scheduled flights to Baghdad.
Iraq halted oil exports at the Gulf port of Mina al-Bakr early on December 20th, according to a UN source. Traders were unsure whether Baghdad had ordered the stoppage, but reported that were no appar