Media continues coverage of Iraq contracts up for foreign investment, though sand storms have delayed the process for at least one day and Shahristani is set to return to Parliament.

Weather delays Iraq oil bids

A sand storm has shut the Baghdad International Airport, delaying the arrival of traveling Iraqi officials and oil company executives.The auction of six oil and two gas fields, schedule to take place June 29 and 30 at the al-Rasheed Hotel in Baghdad's Green Zone, will now be a full day June 30.Meanwhile, Iraq Oil Report is told Oil Minister Hussain al-Shahristani is supposed to brief Parliament, again, on the bidding contracts and answer more questions. He was before Parliament las...

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