33254-012: Promotion of Private Participation in Oil/Gas Exploration

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

The objectives of the TA are to (i) review Sri Lanka's prospects for commercial oil and gas development; (ii) define acceptable terms satisfactory to GOSL and to the foreign exploration investors; and (iii) promote exploration by international oil companies of Sri Lanka's sedimentary basins. The scope will include (i) review of the existing geological and geophysical data; (ii) assessment of the prospects for commercial oil and gas development; (iii) review and the formulation of improvements in... Read More

Country Sri Lanka
Project Number 33254-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status
Approval Number TA No. 3450
Approval Date 01 Jun 2000
Sector / Subsector Classification Energy
/ Conventional Energy
Thematic Classification Gender equity

 

 

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