Iraq's oil: The Kurdish opening
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Iraq's oil: The Kurdish opening

Baghdad : Iraq | Nov 01, 2012 at 9:19 AM PDT
Source: The Economist
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Three years ago when they signed contracts with the Iraqi government, the oil majors were prepared to accept hiccups. But their patience has thinned with the arrival of an alternative source of Iraqi oil. Kurdistan, the semi-autonomous province in the country's north, has been offering competing... FULL ARTICLE AT The Economist
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