Middle East Economic Survey


No 17



Iraq Starts Work On Safwan Border Field

Iraq is looking to sign delineation agreements on shared oil fields with neighbors Iran and Kuwait, Ministry of Oil spokesman 'Asim Jihad tells MEES. Iraq Drilling Company (IDC) started work on the Safwan field with Kuwait last week, Mr Jihad said on 22 April. The minister visited fields in Amarah, bordering Iran, and Basra last week and he said that Iraq wants an agreement with our neighbors and...