Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 8

19-Feb-2007

MEES Agenda

Oman Looks To Diversify Gas Supplies As Medium-Term Shortfall Looms

Omans policy of bringing new players into the country to explore for and develop gas is set to continue, in parallel with efforts to secure gas imports, according to Ministry of Oil and Gas Undersecretary Nasir al-Jashmi. In a wide-ranging interview in Muscat with MEES on 6 February, Mr Jashmi explained that with a projected medium-term gas shortfall forcing the...