Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 26

27-Jun-2011

One Hundred Days In The Iraqi Oil Industry

By Thamir Uqaili

Dr Uqaili is an exploration and production consultant.

Following unrest in the country via public demonstrations the Iraqi Cabinet, under a directive from Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki, started broadcasting ministerial meetings. During the first meeting recently, Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs Husain al-Shahristani announced that the main achievements of the...