The Mehr report follows a statement posted on the NIGEC
web site that it had signed a memorandum of understanding with an unidentified UAE company for the supply of gas that was to have gone to Crescent Petroleum.
That meant he was not only to reshuffle the ministry's top leadership but also to change the management of NIOC and its various units including NIGEC
Agreeing with the thrust of much of Savage's argument, let me nevertheless insist that in becoming the Northeast Center of NIGEC
, Harvard satisfied all reasonable principles and standards.
But since then, Dana Gas has been in fruitless negotiations with NIGEC
over pricing of the gas.
In January, an Indian consortium led by Oil & Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), agreed to purchase 5m tonnes of LNG a year for 25 years from 2009 from NIGEC
, with an option on another 2.
Earlier this month, an official with the National Iranian Gas Export Company announced that the NIGEC
is set to finalize negotiations with Europe's largest company in manufacturing Iran's first-ever FLNG facility.
the plant is to be jointly financed by NIGEC
and the National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) on behalf of the Ministry of Petroleum.
The Azeri state energy firm SOCAR and NIGC's export arm NIGEC
in January 2011 had signed a five-year deal, which envisaged raising Azeri gas supplies to Iran to 1,000 MCM/year.
The contract will be signed between the SOCAR Iran's NIGEC
has refused to approve Botas' transfer of import right to private groups.
According to NIGEC
, gas exports are projected at 0.
It was then alleged that bribes were involved in the 2001 contract with NIGEC