EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says Iraq does not pay for Iranian natural gas imports.
EghtesadOnline: Although most energy officials, namely Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh, say that raising gasoline prices would be the last resort to fight rampant smuggling and curtail rising consumption, several senior economists disagree.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says so long as gasoline is not rationed, vehicle owners will not take fuel cards as seriously as expected.
EghtesadOnline: The European mechanism, known as the Instrument in Support of Trade Exchange (INSTEX), to shield the country’s trade from crippling US sanctions won’t be useful if it does not allow oil sales, Iran’s oil minister said.
EghtesadOnline: Members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries should hold consultations among themselves first on oil policy before striking deals with producers outside the bloc, Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Monday before leaving Tehran to attend the 176th meeting of OPEC in Vienna, Austria.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh says his ministry is ready to issue licenses for constructing small oil refineries in the border regions.
EghtesadOnline: The government has no plans to remove Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh from his post, the government spokesman said on Monday.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said on Saturday negotiations are underway with an Indian consortium led by ONGC Videsh Ltd, the foreign investment arm of India’s Oil and Natural Gas Corp. to expand Farzad B Gas Field in the Persian Gulf.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said the National Iranian Oil Company will start exporting crude from the port of Jask in southern Hormozgan Province in 2021.
EghtesadOnline: Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said Sunday China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC) is still ambivalent after substituting the French energy giant Total in the $4.8 billion South Pars gas project.