Advancing Iraqi-led forces met with stiff resistance on day four of their battle to liberate the city of Mosul from two years of ISIS rule, reports said.
However, they have made sweeping gains, recapturing at least 100 sq km of te
Germany-based Alexander Global Logistics (AGL), a leading transport firm, has secured a government project in Iraq, said a report.
The deal includes a series of projects for the ministries of oil, trade, water resources, and healt
Iraqi pro-government forces have made gains at the start of a large-scale operation to retake Mosul, the last major stronghold of the Islamic State (IS) in the country, a report said.
Iraqi government troops and Kurdish fighters l
The offensive to liberate Mosul from the control of Islamic State (IS or ISIS) has begun, Iraqi Prime Minister Haider Al-Abadi said in a televised statement early Monday.
"Our dearest people in Nineveh province, the victory b
DNO ASA, the Norwegian oil and gas operator, has reported the completion of three new production wells at the flagship Tawke field in the Kurdistan region of Iraq as part of a stepped up drilling programme kicked off in July.
Pratt and Whitney, a leading designer, manufacturer of aircraft engines, has been awarded a $42.40 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for F100-PW-229 engine support for Iraq and Morocco, said a report.
Iraq on Wednesday questioned one of the two methods Opec is using to estimate the oil production of its members, signalling the issue could be a problem for the country to join output limits that the group agreed to start implementing this year.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said on Wednesday that Washington would send more U.S. troops to help local forces in the battle to retake Mosul from Islamic State expected later this year.
"American President Barack Oba
Islamic State militants no longer control any oil wells in Iraq after being ousted by government forces last week from an area near Kirkuk, the oil ministry said on Wednesday.
The ultra-hardline Sunni Muslim group were driven out
Iraq's North Oil Company extinguished a well fire at the Bai Hassan field near the northern city of Kirkuk which had been raging for more than six weeks, the oil ministry said.
The August 10 bombing of Well