Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 28

16-July-2007

IRAQ

Iraqi Kurdish Parliament Completes First Reading Of Regional Oil Law

The Iraqi Kurdish National Assembly in Irbil on 9 July completed the first reading of the draft Kurdistan Region Petroleum Law. The law had been presented to parliament by the Kurdish Regional Government (KRG) the previous week (MEES, 9 July). The draft has now been passed to parliaments Legal Committee and the Financial and Economic Committee. The two bodies will prepare...