Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 19

12-May-2008

REGIONAL/CASPIAN

Greece Denies South Stream Competes With Interconnector Gas Pipeline

Greek Development Minister Christos Folias on 5 May said Greeces participation in the Russian-backed South Stream gas pipeline project would not affect progress on the Interconnector-Turkey-Greece-Italy (ITGI) gas pipeline that will run across northern Greece. Mr Folias also said there were no problems between Athens and Washington over Greece joining South...