Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 28

14-July-2008

syria

Egyptian Gas Starts Flowing To Syria

Syrias Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Sufian 'Alaw announced on 9 July that Egyptian natural gas has started flowing to Syria via the Arab Gas Pipeline (AGP). Mr 'Alaw was quoted by the official Syrian newspaper Al-Thawrah as saying that the gas had begun flowing gradually and had reached the Dair 'Ali power station for testing and operations. The gas supply agreement between Syria and...