(MENAFN - Iraq Business News) By John Lee.
Russia'sRosneftwill reportedly conduct geological exploration in Iraqi Kurdistan this year.
CEO Igor Sechin (pictured) is quoted as telling the annual general meeting:
"The company continues to implement the project to develop fields in Iraqi Kurdistan in the Middle East, where a geological exploration program is scheduled for this year to ensure production in the future."
He added that pilot production at the Bijeel field began in the first quarter.