Ex-OPEC ministers launch consultancyBAGHDAD – Issam Chalabi was Oil Minister for three years under Saddam Hussein, retiring just after the invasion of Kuwait; Shokri Ghanem was Libya's Oil Minister for five years, defecting five months before the bloody end to Moammar Ghaddafi's rule. Together, they have formed a consultancy and think tank to put their experience to work.The two have also teamed up with Chakib Khelil and Rilwanu Lukman, former top petroleum officials in Algeria and Ni...
Beyond the Headlines: March 12-18
- Ex-OPEC ministers launch consultancy
- Suleimaniya refinery salaries stolen
- ENI accused of gold-plating
- Missan calls for de-mining funds