Maritime boundaries and resource development

options for the Beaufort Sea by Donald Rothwell

Publisher: Canadian Institute of Resources Law in Calgary

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementDonald R. Rothwell.
ContributionsCanadian Institute of Resources Law.
LC ClassificationsJX4131 .R68 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2262507M
ISBN 100919269249
LC Control Number89145125

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At the heart of these tensions is the ongoing dispute over regional maritime boundaries. Of the 13 maritime boundaries in the Eastern Mediterranean, 11 of them remain unresolved or disputed.   In , Australia and Timor-Leste signed the Treaty on Certain Maritime Arrangements in the Timor Sea (CMATS) that aimed to resolve the contest over the development of Greater Sunrise. In it, they agreed to split the upstream revenues , and put a moratorium on permanent maritime boundaries until after The forum was established in January to "create a regional gas market, optimise resource development, cut the cost of infrastructure, offer competitive prices, and improve trade ties.   That’s a development which we want to avoid.” insisting that small Greek islands near the Turkish coast should not be taken into account when delineating maritime boundaries. Ankara accuses Athens of trying to grab an unfair share of the eastern Mediterranean’s resources.

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