Middle East Economic Survey


No 31


Iraq Discusses Oil/Gas Supply Options With Syria

MEES learns from authoritative sources that the Iraqi and Syrian Oil Ministers, Thamir Ghadhban and Ibrahim Haddad, have created a joint energy committee to study and follow up a number of oil/gas cooperation schemes that were discussed over past years but put on hold because of the political conditions inside Iraq. The committee will hold its first meeting in August. The decision to set up...