MALAYSIA EYES THIRD PENINSULAS GAS LINE
Malaysia plans to lay another pipeline to supply natural gas to the northern part of the Malay Peninsula, OPEC News Agency (Opecna) reports. Project cost is estimated at almost $1 billion, and completion is scheduled for 1995. Design and engineering work is under way on the 530 km line to Perlis state near the border with Thailand, said Azizan Zainal Abidin, president of Petroliam Nasional Bhd. (Petronas). In addition, a fourth gas processing plant is being built at Kertih.