Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 26

30-June-2008

REGIONAL/IRAQ/JORDAN

Iraq Promises Gas Supplies To Jordan

Iraqi Finance Minister Baqir Zubaidi said that his country has officially informed Jordan of its readiness to provide it with its entire requirement of gas from the Akazz gas field on the Iraqi-Syrian border, via the Arab Gas Pipeline (AGP), according to a report published in the Jordanian daily al-Dustur of 19 June. The minister added that he expected Iraqi gas to flow into Jordan as...