TITLE

Morocco enters a new era of oil and gas

AUTHOR(S)
Ford, Neil
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Middle East;Nov2007, Issue 383, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of Morocco to join the ranks of regional hydrocarbon heavyweights like Algeria, Egypt and Libya. Successive governments in Rabat have sought to attract oil and gas exploration but to little effect. However, this could now be changing as the Moroccan government has gradually improved the terms of investment for foreign upstream companies by making liberal concessions.
ACCESSION #
27512713

 

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