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Polish Firm Signs Iran Cooperation Agreement

The National Iranian Drilling Company (NIDC) signed an outline agreement with Poland’s Exalo Drilling SA to cooperate in drilling operations. Sepehr Sepehri, NIDC CEO, signed the memorandum with Exalo and Mishan Company, a knowledge-based Iranian company, on the sidelines of the 23rd Iran Oil and Gas Show in Tehran on Tuesday, Shana reported. Mishan is […]

IIES to host Specialized Course with WUT

Iran’s Institute for International Energy Studies (IIES) is planning to host a specialized course with Warsaw University of Technology (WUT) on oil and gas topics. The course “Conservation and revitalization of the environment in oil fields” will discuss topics like introduction of the EU’s environmental regulations in the oil industry, how to revitalize land and […]

Polish MEP: “No Good Time to Invest in Iran”

By John Lee. A vice president of the European Parliament has said that European companies should not rush to pour money into Iran’s industries. Writing in The Diplomat, Poland’s Ryszard Czarnecki argues that the whole world should be alarmed at the likelihood of some Western policymakers and businessmen taking President Hassan Rouhani’s reelection as a […]

Polish Company Willing to Invest in Iran

The Polish Oil and Gas Company (PGNiG) has expressed its willingness to invest in Iran’s oil sector, its director of business development said. Robert Iwaniec told reporters at Iran Oil Show that the company would be keen to invest in Iran’s oil market once all restrictions, including banking problems, have been removed. He said that […]

Polish Tractor Firm in Iran Deal

By John Lee. Polish tractor producer Ursus signed a memorandum of understanding with the Tabriz-based Iran Tractor Manufacturing Company (ITMCo). Under the deal, the companies will cooperate in the use of components to produce tractors in the 47-150 hp power range, dedicated to the markets where both companies currently operate. They will also start a […]

Polish Refiner wants Long-Term Iran Oil Deal

By John Lee. State-owned Grupa Lotos, Poland’s second-biggest oil refiner, is reported to be interested in securing a long-term supply deal with Iran. Having received 2 million barrels of Iranian in August, the company is now in talks to take another 2 million barrels. Company CEO Marcin Jastrzebski (pictured) told Reuters: “We are negotiating a […]

PKN Orlen to buy Iranian Oil

PKN ORLEN has purchased 1 million barrels of Iranian Light oil. It will be delivered to Naftoport in Gdańsk in January, to be then transported to the PKN ORLEN refinery in Płock. The company said the newly initiated cooperation with the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) fits into its oil procurement strategy designed to build […]

NISOC, Pergas sign Agreements for Oilfield Studies

The National Iranian South Oil Company (NISOC) and the international Pergas consortium have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Non-disclosure Agreement (NDA) to study the Karanj and Shadgan oil fields. Speaking on the sidelines of the signing ceremony, NISOC Managing Director Bijan Alipour said his company will sign a number of cooperation deals with […]

NIOC, PGNiG Sign MoU to Study Sumar Oilfield

The National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) and Polish Oil & Gas Company (PGNiG) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) under which the Polish company will study the Sumar oil field. Signatories to the MoU were the NIOC Deputy Chief for Development and Engineering Affairs Gholam-Reza Manouchehri and Managing Director at Polish Oil & Gas […]

240 Foreign Oil Tankers Berth at Kharg Island

240 Foreign Oil Tankers Berth at Iran’s Kharg Island since JCPOA Enforcement The general manager of Bushehr Province Department of Ports and Maritime Organization said some 240 foreign oil supertankers have so far docked at Iran’s southern Kharg oil terminal since the implementation of a lasting nuclear deal between Tehran and world powers. “For the […]

Iran Sold Poland 2m Barrels of Oil

Iran has sold a major cargo of crude oil to Poland, a move which could intensify rivalry with Saudi Arabia and Russia in supplying the markets of northern Europe. Mohsen Qamsari, the director for international affairs of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), has stated that Poland’s Grupa Lotos has bought 2 million barrels of […]

Poland Considers Oil and Gas Prospects in Iran

Poland’s state-run gas distributor is examining oil and gas exploration and production opportunities in Iran. The Polish Oil and Gas Company (POGC, PGNiG)‘s CEO Mariusz Zawisza told Reuters: “We are interested in the Iranian market and we are considering various business configurations there … “We have an office in Iran and are at the stage of […]

Iran gives 30-day visas at airports

By John Lee. Iran is to start issuing 30-day visas for tourists from 58 countries upon arrival at its airports. The Persian-language newspaper Donya-ye Eqtesad says the visas can be extended by 15 more days. Foreign tourists could previously get 14-day visas at Iran’s airports and their visas could not be extended. Eligible countries are: […]