Oil, Gas & Mining

02-04-2002
Syria is currently producing 550,000 barrels of oil a day. This is what said yesterday Ibrahim Haddad, Ministry of oil and mineral resources, at the opening of Syroil, the largest oil exhibition in the country.
02-04-2002
Phosphate production should reach 2.6 million tons this year, according to Furhan al-Musin, director-general of the state-owned General company for phosphate & mines.
29-03-2002
The feasibility study for the building of a new pipeline carrying Iraqi oil through Syria has been completed, said Ibrahim Haddad, Syria's Minister of oil and mineral resources.
28-03-2002
The construction of a huge gas pipeline and exploiting vast oil deposits in the eastern Mediterranean will top the agenda at a major energy meeting next month in Jordan.
25-03-2002
According to Teshreen, the capacity of Banias oil refinery will be raised to 9 million tons a year from the current 6 million within the five coming years.
22-03-2002
The Syrian government is currently negotiating with the European Investment Bank to expand the country's refining capacity.
25-02-2002
The gas pipeline that will eventually link Egypt to Syria will be partly funded by Arab financial institutions.
18-02-2002
Egypt's Orient Gas company completed the first phase of the pipeline linking Egypt to Jordan, Lebanon and Syria.
14-02-2002
Nicolas Rolandis, Cyprus' minister of trade, said that the sea pipeline supplying gas to Cyprus from Syria will see the port of Banias as its take-off point.
04-02-2002
A Damascus meeting next week, will discuss Cyprus' future energy needs with both Syria and Egypt, its prospective suppliers of gas, Cyprus energy minister said.
03-02-2002
Syria on Friday denied British accusations that it is importing smuggled Iraqi oil in contravention of U.N. sanctions, U.N. diplomats said.
29-01-2002
Britain was set to challenge Syria at the U.N. Security Council's Iraqi sanctions committee on Monday night, raising the issue of the Iraqi oil Damascus is said to be buying.
29-01-2002
Conoco and TotalFinaElf SA have brought the USD400 million associated gas project in Deir-ez-Zor (eastern Syria) to full capacity of 13 million m3/day, said TotalFinaElf.
28-01-2002
Petro-Canada, one of Canada's largest oil and gas companies, has acquired the international oil and gas operations of Veba Oil & Gas, for a price of USD3.2 billion.
28-01-2002
Syria on Friday denied British accusations that it is importing smuggled Iraqi oil in contravention of U.N. sanctions, U.N. diplomats said.

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