Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 50

11-Dec-2006

KUWAIT

Kuwait Gas Discovery Highlighted As Opportunity By Key Lender

Kuwait has continued to disappoint energy project lenders, with political opposition stalling upstream development and legal challenges complicating downstream expansion plans. There have been few opportunities following the successful completion of Greater Equates $2.5bn financing earlier this year. Despite the delay, National Bank of Kuwaits (NBK) projects expert, Shaikha...