Middle East Economic Survey


No 9



Egypt Postpones Tender For Nuclear Power Plant

The ousting of President Husni Mubarak and his replacement by an interim government have led Egypts Ministry of Electricity and Energy to postpone a tender for the construction of the countrys first nuclear power generation facility, at al-Dab'a on the Mediterranean coast. The tender was opened in August and due to close in January, but the procedure was overtaken by events that may...