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Kurds seize Iraq oilfields, ministers pull out of govt

Kurdish forces seized two oilfields in northern Iraq and took over operations from a state-run oil company on Friday, while Kurdish politicians formally suspended their participation in Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki's government.

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With grip on oilfields, Kurds unveil new Iraq plan

Iraq's self-ruling Kurds have outlined plans to swiftly ramp up oil exports now that their forces have seized control of Iraq's main northern oil fields, a move that could tear up the settlement holding Iraq together since the fall of Sa

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With grip on oilfields, Kurds unveil new Iraq plan

Iraq's self-ruling Kurds have outlined plans to swiftly ramp up oil exports now that their forces have seized control of Iraq's main northern oil fields, a move that could tear up the settlement holding Iraq together since the fall of Sa

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UAE sees global interest for largest oilfields

Abu Dhabi has received strong interest from international firms for participating in its largest oilfields, as it weighs continuing previous partnerships with Western oil giants or letting big Asian buyers take stakes, said a top official.

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Iran wants oil majors to revive ageing oilfields

Iran's leading oil negotiator says Tehran wants Western oil companies to revive its giant ageing oilfields and develop new oil and gas projects once sanctions are lifted. Mehdi Hosseini, in charge of revising Iran's oil in

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US to surpass Saudi as top oil producer by 2016: IEA

The U S will stride past Saudi Arabia and Russia to become the world's top oil producer by 2016, the West's energy agency said, bringing Washington closer to energy self-sufficiency and reducing the need for Opec supply. B

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Iraq resumes output from oilfields after leak

Iraq has restored normal output from the southern oilfields on Sunday after completing repair work on a pipeline leak that reduced oil production, two oil officials said on Monday. The leak in the ageing pipeline - buried three me

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Libya's oil chaos deepens as armed group shuts pipeline

Libya's largest western oilfields closed when an armed group shut down the pipeline linking them to ports, its deputy oil minister said on Tuesday, reducing its oil output to a trickle. Total Libyan oil output would be just un

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EU ban may be a boon for Iran oilfields

Europe's ban on Iranian oil, aimed at piling pressure on Tehran over its nuclear programme, may end up breathing new life into the country's ageing oilfields, according to Western and Iranian oil experts. If Iran were forced to shut in any

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Big oil firms may have to give up Iraq gas

Many of the world's biggest energy companies may have to surrender most of the gas from Iraq's southern oilfields to a processing and export project led by Shell, a final draft contract between Baghdad and Europe's biggest company, obt

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