Majors prefer Erbil
Hot on the heels of Total, which began negotiations at [...]
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Faced with American and British groups that have profited from their countries’ commitment to Baghdad, French companies are having to fight to avoid being totally cut out of the huge Iraqi market. France’s good relations with Arbil hold out prospects [. [...]