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Lukoil in Talks to Develop two Oil Fields

A senior official with Lukoil said the Russian energy giant is in talks with Iran to develop two major oil fields in western Iran. Lukoil is in negotiations with National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) about the Ab Teymour and Mansouri oil fields in western Iran, Gati Al-Jebouri, Lukoil’s head of upstream for the Middle East, […]

Iran Approves 29 Int’l Companies for Oil Projects

Iran’s oil ministry has certified 29 international companies to bid for oil and gas projects in the country under its new format of oil contracts. According to the report by the oil ministry’s news website Shana, 29 companies, including Shell, France’s Total, Italy’s Eni, Malaysia’s Petronas and Russia’s Gazprom and Lukoil, as well as companies […]

Russia Signs Deal to Develop Iranian Oil and Gas Fields

High-ranking officials from Iran’s oil ministry and the giant Russian oil and gas company Gazprom have signed a major deal on Tuesday to promote cooperation in the development of two oil fields in western Iran. In a ceremony on Tuesday attended by Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak, the […]

Total Oil Deal: Other Oil Majors to return to Iran?

By Maysam Bizaer, for Al-Monitor. Any opinions expressed are those of the author, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iran Business News. Will Total deal pave way for other oil majors’ return to Iran? French energy giant Total SA is back in Iran, six years after it was forced to halt its operations due to nuclear-related […]

Russian Oil Delegation to Visit Tehran Next Week

Iranian Deputy Oil Minister for International Affairs Amir Hossein Zamaninia said representatives of a number of major Russian oil companies are scheduled to visit Tehran next week. Directors of several Russian oil firms, including Gazprom, Tatneft, LUKoil, and Zarubezhneft will hold talks with officials of the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) in the coming week, […]

Iran Eyes Major Energy Deals with Russia

Iran is planning to sign new agreements with Russian energy companies by mid-December, an official said. “We hope that by the second half of December, we are ready to sign major agreements with these six Russian companies,” Iranian Deputy Oil Minister Amir Zamaninia said Thursday, Sputnik reported. Speaking during the Russia-Iranian energy forum, he added […]

Gazprom ‘Keen to Participate’ in Iran Gas Projects

The Russian energy minister said the country’s gas giant, Gazprom, is eager to develop gas projects in Iran. Gazprom is interested in marketing project of liquefied natural gas (LNG) and natural gas in general in the Islamic Republic of Iran, Alexander Novak said, according to a report carried by Russian business daily Vedomosti on Monday. […]

NIGC in Talks with German Firms over Gas Exports

Azizollah Ramezani, the international affairs director of the National Iranian Gas Company (NIGC), said Tehran is in talks with a number of German companies over exporting gas to Europe. The NIGC is preparing the ground for gas exports to European destinations, Ramezani said on Monday, Shana reported. He added that talks are underway with a […]

Gazprom Considers Iran Projects

By John Lee. Russia’s Gazprom may consider a number of export-oriented projects in Iran. Deputy Chairman Alexander Medvedev (pictured) told RIA Novosti: “With regard to Iran’s export opportunities, they, of course, exist both in pipeline gas and liquefied natural gas. However, what the purpose of this gas will be, it is still an open question. […]

Gazprom offers Gas Swap Deals

By John Lee. Russian-controlled gas producer Gazprom has offered gas supplies to Iran under a swap arrangement, according to Reuters. Iran normally supplies gas to its northern regions from the south of the country and the proposed swap deals would help to cut its transportation costs. “We could supply gas through to Iran’s north and […]