Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 51-52

22/29-Dec-2008

Jordan

Jordans Oil Shale Agreement With Shell To Be Submitted For Cabinet Approval

Jordans National Resources Authority (NRA) will shortly submit to the cabinet for approval a preliminary agreement reached with Shell to exploit oil shale reserves in the Kingdom, NRAs Director Mahir Hijazin announced on 15 December (MEES, 21 July). After cabinet approval the agreement will be presented to the Jordanian parliaments Lower House for...