Author: Luay al-Khatteeb
More Iraqi oil
5 February 2018
The federal government will put all output and exports under its control, while boosting capacity
Iraq's crazy goings on
14 November 2017
Shell's dissatisfaction with its Iraq operations exposes flaws in the country's contract model for IOCs
Iraq - over the worst
28 November 2016
Iraqi oil output has continued to rise despite turmoil in the north. Further growth will be more difficult
Time for settlement
6 September 2016
Economic disorder, sectarian strife and the northern oil dispute continue to threaten Iraq’s integrity. Only political unity can solve the country’s many problems
Will Iraq’s federal government survive?
20 April 2016
Years of mismanagement and corruption are catching up with the Iraqi government. Prime minister Heider al-Abadi’s administration is hanging on by a thread
Is oil really financing IS?
10 February 2016
The terror group’s crude production, trade and revenue have been vastly over-estimated argues Luay al-Khatteeb