Latest News for: Kharg island

Edit

Iranian oil workers protest for higher wages in new threat to regime

The Arab Weekly 18 Dec 2022
TEHRAN- ... There was no immediate comment from Iran's oil ministry about the reported oil worker protests ... Protests were also held by workers at gas installations in Tang-e Bijar in the west and Gonabad in the northeast, as well as by firefighters on the Gulf island of Kharg, site of Iran's main oil export terminal, according to social media reports ... .
Edit

Iranian oil workers protest for higher wages -social media

Natural Gas World 18 Dec 2022
There was no immediate comment from Iran's oil ministry about the reported oil worker protests ... Protests were also held by workers at gas installations in Tang-e Bijar in the west and Gonabad in the northeast, as well as by firefighters on the Gulf island of Kharg, site of Iran's main oil export terminal, according to social media reports ... ....
Edit

Archaeological discoveries confirm Arab Gulf region’s long history of religious coexistence

Arab News 13 Dec 2022
The site where the Christian altar once stood against the rear wall of the Siniyah Island building’s sanctuary. (Siniyah Island Archaelogy Project) ... In 1960, the French archaeologist Roman Ghirshman excavated a 7th-century Christian monastery on Iran’s Kharg Island, and in 1988 a church was discovered at Al-Qusur on Failaka Island, Kuwait.
Edit

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on Nov 6

Irna 06 Nov 2022
** IRNA DAILY. -- Russia has agreed to double its $5 billion loan to Iran, said the deputy oil minister for international affairs ... --- IME weekly trade exceeds $478m ... -- Chak Chak Fire Temple in Yazd, a notable attraction ... ** TEHRAN TIMES ... People on Kharg Island, situated in Iran’s Bushehr province, have an old tradition of inviting wedding guests ... ....
Edit

Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on Oct 22

Irna 22 Oct 2022
-- Kharg, coral island in the Persian Gulf. Kharg Island, also known as Khark, is a coral island formed in the Persian Gulf ... Takht Mountain is located in the north of Kharg Island, and Gardan Oshtor Mountain in its south, visitiran.ir reported. In terms of economics, Kharg Island is one of the main centers of oil production and processing in Iran.
Edit

Iran, Syria consider forming joint oil and gas company, state media says

Yahoo Daily News 02 Sep 2022
Iran and Syria are reportedly weighing the possibility of forming a joint cooperation venture in the fields of oil and gas, according to Tehran ... A general view of the Port of Kharg Island Oil Terminal, 25 km from the Iranian coast in the Persian Gulf and 483 km northwest of the Strait of Hormuz, in Iran. Fatemeh Bahrami/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images.
Edit

Iran to develop oilfield shared with Saudi Arabia in 3 years

Press TV 20 Aug 2022
... Kharg and is estimated to have more than 500 million barrels of oil. “The fluid mixture produced in the oilfield will be processed in the nearby Abuzar oilfield before it is transferred to the Kharg Island,” Mehdizadeh was quoted as saying by the Oil Ministry's news service Shana.
Edit

New hope for Iran nuke deal revival

Asiatimes 30 Jun 2022
There could be a feeling of deja vu over the news that indirect talks began between the United States and Iran under the mediation of the European Union in the Qatari capital Doha on Tuesday (June 28) ... Iran has also moved some of its floating stocks of condensate from anchorage to its oil terminal on Kharg Island, in anticipation of imminent export.
Edit

Israel Said to Be Considering Allowing Iranian Oil to Reach Syria

The Algemeiner 28 Jun 2022
Large tankers loading at Kharg Island Terminal, offshore in the Persian Gulf. Photo. National Iranian Oil Company via Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Israel is reportedly weighing the option of allowing Iranian oil to reach Syria as part of an unofficial and highly unusual agreement with the United States and Iran, Israeli media reported on Sunday.
Edit

Maduro discusses oil exports in Tehran as Iranian tanker arrives in Venezuela

Press TV 14 Jun 2022
In early May, the Suezmax tanker Sonia I departed from Iran’s Kharg Island port and touched waters close to Venezuela’s Amuay refinery after a month-long journey, according to an official notice of its arrival and Refinitiv Eikon vessel data. Iran, Venezuela sign 20-year cooperation agreement ... Spokesman ... www.presstv.ir. www.presstv.co.uk ....
Edit

Tanker carrying Iranian crude for PDVSA arrives in Venezuelan waters -document

Reuters 13 Jun 2022
The Suezmax tanker Sonia I, which departed from Iran's Kharg Island port in early May, touched waters close to Venezuela's Amuay refinery on Saturday, according to an official notice of its arrival and Refinitiv Eikon vessel data.Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com. Register ... read more. Defying U.S ... read more ... read more ... ....
Edit

Iran sees rise in oil output, exports amid promising nuclear talks

Xinhua 14 Apr 2022
File photo taken on Dec. 29, 2010 shows a view of Abadan refinery, the largest one in Iran, in southwestern Iranian city of Abadan. (Xinhua/Ahmad Halabisaz) ... However, in May 2018, then U.S ... An Iranian oil worker works on oil pipelines on the Kharg Island in the Persian Gulf, southern Iran, on Feb. 23, 2016. (Xinhua/Ahmad Halabisaz) ... sanctions, he noted ... ■.
Edit

US seizes Iranian oil tankers as talks over easing sanctions drag on

The National 11 Mar 2022
The US has seized two tankers suspected of transporting Iranian oil as part of a sanctions-busting scheme involving forged documents and the repainting of a ship’s deck to conceal illegal shipments ... On October 31 that year, it pulled into a terminal at Kharg Island, Iran, and loaded oil ... But seizing oil shipments is rare ... ....
Edit

US seized Iran oil cargo as Biden considers easing sanctions

Yahoo Daily News 11 Mar 2022
MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. has quietly seized the cargo of two tankers suspected of transporting Iranian oil as part of an elaborate sanctions-busting scheme involving forged documents and the repainting of a ship's deck to cloak illegal shipments ... law enforcement ... 31, 2020 it pulled into a terminal at Iran's Kharg Island and loaded full of oil ... —.
Edit

US quietly seized Iran oil cargo worth upward of $38 million

Middle East Online 10 Mar 2022
The seizure comes as the Biden administration seeks to revive a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran that would likely entail the US lifting punishing sanctions ... On October 31, 2020 it pulled into a terminal at Iran's Kharg Island and loaded full of oil. Four days later, on Nov ... But seizing oil shipments is rare ... Then on Aug ... ....

Most Viewed

File - A conveyor belt of Sushi in Kyoto, Japan.
Creative Commons / EverJean from Kyoto https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en
European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen with a Ukrainian flag and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy during the EU-Ukraine summit in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023.
AP / Ukrainian Presidential Press Office via AP
Kidney, excellent modle.
Creative Commons / John Campbell
Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and USFJ Commander Lt. Gen. Kevin Schneider at Yokota Air Force Base
Creative Commons / Department of Defense Archive https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0/deed.en
×