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Iraqi's oil minister is visiting Tehran for three days of talks on how the neighboring countries can develop oil fields that lie under both countries. The talks between Oil Minister Hussein Shahristani and his Iranian counterparts will focus on areas of bilateral exploration and development of shared
Saudi Arabia's oil minister said Tuesday that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries would cut production by 2 million barrels a day. Supply is somewhat in excess of demand.
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Text of report by Iranian conservative, privately-owned Fars News Agency website Tehran, 14 September: According to a report by the political correspondent of Fars, on the sidelines of the cabinet meeting today, the oil minister Gholamhoseyn Nowzari, talked to reporters and in response to a question regarding the Crescent [gas deal between Iran and the UAE-based Crescent Company] deal, he said: The purpose behind the new negotiations is to amend the contract with regards to the price of gas...
Text of report in English by Iranian official government news agency IRNA website Tehran, 29 August: Iran's Oil Minister here Friday [29 August] considered the Iranian oil industries' greatest challenge in recent years the provision of parts, reiterating that we turned it to an opportunity, manufacturing what we needed in Iran.
Text of report entitled: "Oil minister - If Statoil intends to withdraw, it should officially announce this" published in Persian daily Aftab-e Yazd website on 3 August 2008 A day after Western media reported that the Norwegian firm Statoil had decided to withdraw from certain oil projects in Iran and some media attributed this to American pressure, the Oil Minister said he was not informed of Statoil's decision to withdraw and said "media reports are not official.
Text of report by Iranian daily newspaper Farhang-e Ashti website on 27 July Nowzari announced that petrol, diesel oil and fuel oil will be supplied at free-market rates on daily basis and natural gas and kerosene will be semi-subsidised.
Text of unattributed report headlined: "Ex-deputy of the oil minister on Peace pipeline contract: Warning against selling gas cheap" published by Iranian newspaper Mardom Salari on 5 July The insistence of Iranian officials in convincing India and Pakistan to sign the contract of the gas pipeline despite the opposition of the Western countries has imposed considerable cost on our country.
Iran discovers new billion barrel oil field in southwest: oil minister TEHRAN, July 13 (Xinhua) -- Iranian Oil Minister Gholam Hossein Nozari said on Sunday that Iran has discovered a new oil field in the southwest province of Khuzestan with in-place reserves of 1.1 billion barrels.
Saudi oil minister says oil remains essential for future energy needs MADRID, July 3 (Xinhua) -- Oil remains essential to meet expanding energy needs in the foreseeable future, unchallenged by alternatives which are getting popular amid record high oil prices, Saudi Oil Minister Ali Naimi said on Thursday.