Iraq ups the ante over Exxon Mobil's (XOM) proposed entry into Kurdistan, excluding the oil...

|About: Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM)|By:, SA News Editor

Iraq ups the ante over Exxon Mobil's (XOM) proposed entry into Kurdistan, excluding the oil giant from the final list of 47 pre-qualified bidders for the next round of a tender for energy exploration rights. The decision comes despite Iraq again claiming this week that Exxon (XOM) has pledged not to proceed with its work in Kurdistan.