Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 51

17-December-2007

CASPIAN

Uzbekistan Awards Blocks To Malaysias Petronas Carigali

Uzbekistan on 10 December signed three agreements with Petronas Carigali Overseas covering hydrocarbon exploration and the development of petrochemical projects. Petronas said it signed an agreement on activities and main principles for a Baisun Block production-sharing agreement (PSA), and an exploration agreement for the Surkhanski Block. The two adjacent blocks are in the...