Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LI

No 7

18-February-2008

QATAR

Ras Laffan C IWPP To Issue Financing PIM In Q1

The preliminary information memorandum (PIM) for the financing of the Ras Laffan C independent water and power project (IWPP) will be issued in the first quarter, MEES understands. The financing for the 2,600mw and 55mn gallons/day project is expected to comprise a relatively modest bank tranche and sizeable export credit agency (ECA) facility. The latter will be supplied by the Japan Bank...