Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 28

9-July-2007

IRAQ

KRG Strikes Out With Its Own Oil Law As Confusion Over Federal Version Mounts

The KRGs decision to publish its own hydrocarbon law and production-sharing contract on 29 June and to signal its readiness to move ahead with its strategic plan for the oil sector has once again highlighted the lack of progress at the federal level, where political maneuvering over the draft law has heaped more confusion on the approval process. While progress...