Lebanon has, for the first time, opened its potential offshore oil and gas reserves to foreign investors.
In the following video Dr Carole Nakhle, talks to World Review about why Lebanon has chosen now to take this action.
Dr Nakhle is an energy economist, based in London, UK, specialising in international petroleum fiscal regimes, world oil and gas market developments, and energy policy. She is Associate Lecturer in Energy Economics at the University of Surrey and acts as external expert for the Fiscal Affairs Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF). She also works as a consultant to major oil companies and academic consultancies.
Offshore Energy Today is sharing this video with permission from World Review.
February 11, 2013