UAE. With proven oil reserves of approximately 115 billion barrels, Iraq's oil industry has seen considerable growth. The opportunities, however, are not without their challenges. The existing legal framework within which the IFG and the KRG operate is based on constitutional provisions.
SAUDI ARABIA. The combination of accelerating US supply, weaker than expected global demand, stabilization in geopolitics, and an appreciation of the dollar, led to oil prices dropping to an average of US$102 per barrel, according to the latest Jadwa Investment Global Oil Market Update.