Middle East Economic Survey


No 1



NRA And Eesti Energia Make Progress On Shale Project

Jordans Natural Resources Authority (NRA) and Estonias Eesti Energia have reached an agreement to extract and retort oil shale reserves in a 30 sq km concession area in al-'Attarat in the kingdoms central region, NRAs Director Mahir Hijazin told The Jordan Times last month. Mr Hijazin said that the oil shale project will cost an estimated $6bn and is expected to reach full capacity...