Turkey: Energy Deal With Kurdistan Regional Government May Be Finalized

Turkey: Energy Deal With Kurdistan Regional Government May Be Finalized Within Months

October 31, 2013 | 1228 GMT
The CEO of the Anglo-Turkish firm Genel Energy said Oct. 30 that a natural gas sales agreement between Turkey and northern Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government could be finalized in the first quarter of 2014, Hurriyet reported Oct. 31. Turkey sees the Kurdistan Regional Government as having the resource potential to help meet its growing demand for energy.