House panel to discuss gas agreement with Noble Energy

Amman, The Parliamentary Energy Committee will hold a meeting next week to discuss the gas agreement signed between the National Electric Power Company (NEPCO) and the US-based Noble Energy.

The committee’s chairman, Haitham Zeidain, said House panel will exercise its oversight role as per the agreement, will study it thoroughly from all aspects, and compare the gas price offered in the deal against the Egyptian product and globally.

The MP announced a copy of the agreement reached the committee, adding it will spare no effort to clarify the facts and give priority to national interest when discussing the gas deal.

Source: Jordan News Agency