Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. LIV

No 27

4-Jul-2011

CASPIAN

Bulgaria Changes Plan For Azeri Gas Imports

Bulgarias Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism Traicho Traikov announced on 23 June, following an informal meeting with Azeri Minister of Energy and Industry Natiq Aliyev, that Bulgarian gas imports from Azerbaijan could only start after the country completes one or both of its planned gas interconnection pipelines with Turkey and Greece. Despite the fact that Bulgaria had been...