Tender Announcement

CNOOC Iraq Limited, a company existing under the laws of British Virgin Islands, acting as lead contractor of the Technical Service Contract for Missan Oil Fields entered into by and between Missan Oil Company, TP Missan Limited and Iraqi Drilling Company, is pleased to make the following public tender announcement:

1. Tender details: 

Tender Title

Legal Services

Tender Number


Basic Information

Provide legal services as required by the Company.

Tender Fee

USD100 (ITT documents can be downloaded for free, but tender fee USD100 is required on or before Tenderer submits tender proposals, and Tenderer should provide the receipt of tender fee together with its proposal)

Tender Closing Date

17:00 (Dubai Time) on March 18th, 2019.

Contact email

Ms. Rim Issa rimissa@cnoociraq.com.

Ms. Rui Zhou ex_zhr@cnoociraq.com.


1     ITT documents and all Bulletins during the tender period will be published on the following website:



User name: contractor

Password: contractor

The user name and password for access ITT are prohibited to change by Tenderer.


2         Tenderer shall be obligated to provide bidding documents in accordance with international practice. The tenderer will be disqualified provided that it fails to provide bidding documents in accordance with international practice. The bidding documents provided should strictly follow the requirement of ITT.  The information below is the key items or see the Article 12.1 of Section 1 in ITT

1)      Scope of Business must be related to the scope of work of the tender

2) Bid Proposals are in properly sealed condition

3) Legal Entity and Qualification of Bidder

4) Bid Proposal Period of Validity (180 Days form Bid Closing Date)

5) Bid Bond submission

6) Signed & Stamped Cover Letter (as per Section 2 PROPOSAL CONTENTS AND FORMS, Attachment 2A: Proposal Format of Cover Letter)

7) Price proposal is separately from Technical & Commercial proposal

8) Special Factors

·         A leading international law firm listed in Chambers & Partners, or Legal 500 series, or other objective public ranking.

·         Established over 10 years.

·         Association or cooperation with the local leading/top law firm(s) in Iraq.

·         English is the working language.

·         No less than six (6) lawyers for the team, including one (1) Chinese lawyer or someone who can communicate fluently in Chinese at least.

·         Location of the team office is in Beijing, or Dubai, or Hongkong.

·         Be able to utilize global legal resources especially in Middle East.

·         Not in the blacklist of vendors of CNOOC Headquarters and the Company.

·         No conflict of interest. (Please note that Company’s partners include Turkiye Petrolleri Anonim Ortakligi, Iraqi Drilling Company and Missan Oil Company.)

3         Contact Information

All interested companies shall submit all the required tender documents to Dubai office on or before Tender Closing Time.

Dubai office:

·         Ms. Rim Issa / Ms. Zhou Rui

·         Tel: 971 (0) 42108170 / +971 (0) 42108174

·         E-mail: RimIssa@cnoociraq.com /ex_zhr@cnoociraq.com


The Bid Bond must be presented to Company in a separated and sealed envelope and duly marked and stamped on outer envelope

Tender Fee is required only for the bidder who decides to submit Tender Proposals, and the invoice shall be received at Contact Emails before submitting Tender Proposals. Failure to do so may lead to rejection. Payment can be cash or T/T to our financial department:

Dubai office:

·         Contact person: Mr. Tamer Nawwar

·         Tel: 0097142108160     

·         E-mail: TamerNawwar@cnoociraq.com

·         Address: Room 3100, 7WB, Dubai Airport Free Zone, Dubai, U.A.E

4         Notice: The tenderer who will be awarded the contract successfully shall pay the Gulf News AD fee AED 6,615.00 or the announcement. The payment shall be made to Company finance once the winner receives the contract award notification from Company.