Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 33

13-August-2007

yemen

Yemen Offers 11 Blocks In Fourth Bid Round

Yemen is offering 11 offshore blocks in its fourth bidding round, Oil Minister Khalid Bahah has said, according to a Yemeni News Agency report on 8 August. The blocks on offer are 22, 23, 46, 55, 61, 62, 63, 93, 94, 95, and 96. The deadline for bids is 8 December. In May, Yemen announced plans to offer 10 blocks in an international biding round in 3Q 07 (MEES, 14 May). Yemen is trying to raise...