Middle East Economic Survey


No 32


Kuwait Ministry Probe Into Shell Deal Secures Passage Of Record Budget

Investigations one each by Kuwaits Ministry of Oil and Parliament - into Shells Jurassic Gas deal will examine its transparency and whether it gives operational control disguised as a service contract. The parallel probes were part of a deal cut with parliament by the government to pass its record budget. In other moves, the Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC) advises...