Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 17

28-April-2008

CASPIAN

US Urges Turkmenistan To Work With Foreign Firms For Natural Gas Development

US Under Secretary for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs, Reuben Jeffrey, on 21 April urged Turkmenistan to work closely with foreign energy companies to develop its hydrocarbon reserves. During a visit to Ashgabat, Mr Jeffrey stressed that successful reforms to the economy would be critical to sustaining Turkmenistans development over the long term,...