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22.08.2014 Iraqi Kurdistan's oil pipeline to Turkey resumes after upgrade

Crude oil flow on Iraqi Kurdistan's pipeline to Turkey has resumed after upgrade work was completed and is now running at an increased rate of 200,000 barrels per day (bpd), industry sources and Turkish officials told Reuters on Thursday.

26.05.2014 Turkey Begins Exporting Iraqi Kurdistan Oil

Turkey said Friday it has begun exporting oil supplies from Iraqi Kurdistan to international markets, a move that could exacerbate strained tensions between Baghdad and Kurds.

31.03.2014 Russia’s Rosneft eyes projects in Iraq

The Russian oil company Rosneft is considering several options for participating in oil projects in Iraq, Deputy Prime Minister Arkady Dvorkovich said on Saturday, March 29, Itar-Tass has reported.

11.02.2014 Oryx announces commercial discovery in Kurdistan

Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Corporation") on February 10 announced that it has submitted a letter to the Kurdistan Regional Government of Iraq ("KRG") and to the members of the Management Committee for the Hawler License Area, advising th

17.12.2013 Iraq’s Kurdistan to Start Exporting Oil to Turkey in January

Iraq's Kurdish Autonomy will start oil exports to Turkey in January, 2014, Trend news agency has reported, citing spokesperson for the Kurdish Autonomy in Northern Iraq Sevin Diyazi as reported by Sabah newspaper reported on December 16.

11.12.2013 Iraq Warns Kurdistan against Oil Export

Iraq’s Vice President Khudayr al-Khuzaie has warned against any oil exports from the Kurdistan region without the central government’s consent, Iran’s Press TV reported on December 11.

05.12.2013 Oryx Finds Oil in Iraq’s Kurdistan

Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Corporation") on December 4 announced the successful discovery at Zey Gawra in the Hawler license area..

04.12.2013 Iraq Controls Kurdish Oil Exports Under New Accord

Iraq’s self-ruling Kurds agreed to let the central government in Baghdad control the amount and quality of crude they export as well as manage revenue from its sale, Iraqi Oil Minister Abdul Kareem al-Luaibi said, Bloomberg reported on December 3. 

28.11.2013 Turkey, Iraq’s Kurdistan Reach No Agreement on New Oil Pipeline

Talks between Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Iraqi Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani didn't end on November 27 with concrete results on the construction of a new oil pipeline from Kirkuk, Today’s Zaman has reported.

25.11.2013 US Hails Turkey-Iraq Oil Dialogue

Turkey and the Kurdistan Regional Government’s (KRG) increasing dialogue on the distribution of Iraqi oil to world markets through Turkey pleases Washington, U.S. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz said, the Turkish newspaper Hürriyet Daily News reported on November 23.