No. 14



Decision To Develop In Salah Gas Fields Expected In Fall1999

MEES learns that Sonatrach and BP Amoco are now expectedto decide during the fall of this year on the development of the seven core gasfields at In Salah following the completion of exploration and appraisal work.It was originally planned that the decision to develop the In Salah gas fieldswould be made by August. However, the decline in oil prices has necessitated afurther review in order to...