Deputy Prime Minister for Energy Affairs and Minister of Oil Thamer Ghadhban stressed on the importance of strengthening cooperation with neighboring countries of Iraq, including the Islamic Republic of Iran, which we have deep historical relations with. The two countries' common interests. This came during a press conference held by the two ministers after the meeting between the two sides and in the presence of the Minister of Electricity Louay Khatib.
Al-Ghadhban said that the round of talks included a number of files, including the import of Iranian gas for a number of electrical stations, activation of the Joint Fields Committee between the two countries, as well as the exchange of technical expertise and employment to develop human capabilities in the oil sector. He also discussed the possibility of implementing a number of projects in the liquidation sector Infrastructure and co-ordination and cooperation at the level of the meetings of the oil-exporting countries, "OPEC" and contribute to the stability of oil markets and support oil prices.
For his part, said Iranian Oil Minister Beijing Zinka that the talks with the Iraqi side were useful and fruitful, and included many topics of common interest, including cooperation in the oil and energy sectors, Zangana said the two sides have agreed in principle to bilateral cooperation in the development of some small border fields Which is in the interest of the two neighboring countries, pointing to the depth of relations between the two countries, and seeking to strengthen them in other fields.
The Iranian oil minister arrived in Baghdad Thursday morning and held several meetings, including with the Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi and the President of the Republic d. Barham Saleh discussed the importance of strengthening relations between the two countries in many fields, especially in the oil and energy sectors.
Source: Ministry of Oil