Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. XLIX

No 12

20-March-2006

TURKEY/REGIONAL

Turkey Frustrating Cyprus’ Desire To Join IEA, Says Kassinis

Turkey is blocking Cyprus’ efforts to join the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), an essential pre-requisite for the state’s planned accession to the Paris-based International Energy Agency (IEA), according to Acting Director of the Energy Service of the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism in Nicosia,...