Long-Presse / Baghdad
Announced Exxon Mobil (Exxon Mobil) US, on Thursday, they were looking with the Iraqi government to reformulate the oil agreements, while confirming that it may help Iraq to meet the financial needs in the near term.
He said the company's CEO, Rex Tillerson, during a press conference held today in New York and I followed (range Press), "The company is discussing with the Iraqi government is the possibility of re-drafting of the oil agreements signed with international companies," noting that "the Iraqi side asked the company to conduct those talks. "
Tillerson said, that "it will help Iraq to meet the financial needs in the near term," adding, "In all cases, the Asthakaqtna ongoing."
Promised Executive Director of Exxon Mobil, that any "change to the agreements would be in favor of the company which is the investor's President for the rehabilitation of the West Qurna oil field giant."
The Finance Minister, Hoshyar Zebari, said in (the third of March, the current 2015), during an interview with Reuters, followed up (range Press), that the ministry is considering, among other options to cope with the financial crisis, the possibility of resorting to pre-sell oil to obtain funds If the Council of Ministers refused to issue loan bonds, which extends for a period of ten years.
It is noteworthy that Exxon Mobil is one of the major international oil companies, and invest in the giant West Qurna field in southern Iraq, has entered into disagreements with Baghdad after announcing the signing of contracts to explore in six patches of oil in Iraqi Kurdistan.
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