Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 40

01-October-2007

IRAN

Irans Cabinet To Request Further $1.5Bn For Gasoline Imports

The Iranian Cabinet plans to submit a bill to the Majlis (parliament) requesting an additional $1.5bn to pay for gasoline imports in the current Iranian year (21 March 2007-20 March 2008). Ali Farahani, Supply and Distribution Director of the National Iranian Oil Products Distribution Company, told Mehr News Agency on 24 September that a three-month delay in introducing...