Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 17

28-April-2008

MEES Agenda

QP Looks Beyond Its Shores For Next Phase Of Expansion

By Melanie Lovatt in Doha

With current expansion plans in place that will see LNG production climb to 77mn tons/year by 2010, and a moratorium on further development of the giant North Field gas reserves, Qatar Petroleum (QP) is now looking beyond its shores for its next phase of expansion. Nasir al-Jaidah, the CEO of QPs recently created international arm, Qatar Petroleum...