Middle East Economic Survey


No 47


Baghdad Initials Mansouriya And Siba Gas Deals

Iraqs Ministry of Oil on 14 November initialled deals for the development of the Mansouriya and Siba gas fields. But Baghdad did not sign for the third of the non-associated gas projects awarded last month the 5.6 trillion cu ft (tcf) 'Akkaz development, won by a consortium led by Koreas Kogas (MEES, 25 October). And all three projects await ratification by Iraqs cabinet, currently in the...