Gulf Water: a multi billion dollar business

Ford, Neil
November 2002
Middle East;Nov2002, Issue 328, p46
Examines the investment prospects in the water sector of Middle East countries. Rationale behind the emphasis on desalination plants; Preferred format of private sector investment in the water sector; Estimation by the World Bank regarding the private sector investment in the Middle East and North Africa; Reasons behind the subsidization of intensive irrigation in Saudi Arabia.


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