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Police disperse protesters at entrance to Iraqi oilfield

Police disperse protesters at entrance to Iraqi oilfield

Officials at the field in the southern oil hub of Basra said operations were running normally.

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Qatar Petroleum signs oilfield agreement with Abu Dhabi

Saad Sherida al-Kaabi said "We are delighted to sign this concession agreement, which will ensure the continued development and operation of the Al-Bunduq oil field for many years to come."

Libyan El Sharara oilfield shut down after pollution protest

Libyan El Sharara oilfield shut down after pollution protest

Libya's giant El Sharara oilfield has been shut down because a landlord closed a valve in protest against pollution from a pipeline crossing his land, he told Reuters.

Iraq plans to boost Majnoon oilfield output to 450,000 bpd in 3 years

Iraq plans to boost Majnoon oilfield output to 450,000 bpd in 3 years

Iraq plans to increase production at its giant Majnoon oilfield to 450,000 barrels per day (bpd) in three years, from 240,000 bpd now, an Iraqi oil executive said on Thursday.

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

The Syrian army and its allies recaptured an oilfield from Islamic State near the eastern city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday in further advances against the militants, state TV reported.

Bombs target oil pipeline in Iraq's Kirkuk, one killed

Bombs target oil pipeline in Iraq's Kirkuk, one killed

Four bombs went off on Saturday near a minor pipeline from an oilfield close to the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk, security and oil industry sources said.