Latest National Iranian Oil Company Stories

2008-07-08 12:01:07

Text of unattributed report headlined: Director of International Affairs in National Iranian Oil Company: Do not expect increase in oil reserves of oil producer countries published by Iranian newspaper Aftab on 5 July Director of International Affairs in National Iranian Oil Company [NIOC] said: One does not have to expect high level of oil reserves in the countries producing oil.

2008-06-30 09:03:28

Iran's daily oil output hits record of 4.23 million barrels: report TEHRAN, June 29 (Xinhua) -- Iran's daily oil production has hit a record of 4.23 million barrels per day (bpd), Iran's English- language satellite channel Press TV reported on Sunday.

2008-06-27 12:03:03

Text of report by Syrian government-owned newspaper Al-Thawrah website on 25 June [Report by Bassam Ziyud: "Al-Allaw: 88 Per cent of the land is under exploration"] Oil and Mineral Resources Minister Engineer Sufyan al-Allaw said his ministry is expanding explorations to increase production and developing oilfields and refineries.

2008-06-25 09:03:19

Text of report by Iranian official government news agency IRNA Ardabil, 24 June: The governor-general of Ardabil Province said: The government will invest 141.8m dollars in oil exploration and development projects in Dasht-e Moghan.

2008-06-25 09:03:19

Iran to boost Azadegan oilfield output to 170,000 bpd TEHRAN, June 23 (Xinhua) -- National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) board of directors approved a plan to raise the daily production of Azadegan oilfield from 20,000 barrels to 170,000 barrels, local media reported on Monday.

2008-06-25 09:03:18

Myanmar, Thai companies sign gas sales pact YANGON, June 23 (Xinhua) -- Energy authorities of Myanmar and two Thai oil companies signed a deal in Nay Pyi Taw Monday on sale of natural gas produced in M-9 block in Myanmar's Mottama offshore area, the state-run Myanmar Radio and Television reported in a night broadcast.

2008-06-21 06:00:19

Text of report by Iranian state-run provincial TV from Khuzestan on 20 June The managing director of Karun Oil and Gas Company [Mr Mojtahedi] has said that the company's production has exceeded 1,050,000 barrels per day.

2008-06-18 15:00:39

Text of report in English by Iranian conservative news agency Mehr Tehran, 18 June: The offshore drilling operations of the phase 12 of the South Pars gas field will be started in two days, Iran's oil minister said here on Wednesday [18 June].

2008-06-16 12:00:56

Natural gas tops Myanmar exports in 2007-08 YANGON, June 15 (Xinhua) -- Natural gas topped Myanmar's exports in the fiscal year of 2007-08 which ended in March with 2. 594 billion U.S. dollars, according to latest statistics of the country's Customs Department.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.