Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 35

27-August-2007

SAUDI ARABIA

RFP For Jazan Refinery To Be Issued To Qualified IOCs By 4Q

Request for proposals (RFP) for the planned private sector refinery at Jazan are expected to be sent out to qualified international and regional oil companies by the fourth quarter, according to Petroleum and Minerals Ministry advisor Yahya 'Abd al-Karim al-Zaid. According to the projects website, Saudi Arabia intends to award the project by the end of the year. Mr Zaid...