Oil Ministry launches new effort to attract investment in 13 oil and gas fields and exploration blocks.
Cabinet approves oil export expansion funding
A subsea pipeline project could lift export capacity by 500,000 bpd in just over a year, but the funds can't be released until Iraq passes a new budget.
Workers attempt repairs on the SPM-1 export buoy on Sept. 8, 2019. (Source: Basra Oil Company media office)