Monday, 23 October 2017 05:13 GMT

Kuwaiti-Yemeni energy talks kick off Monday

(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) The Kuwaiti-Yemeni technical committee discussed mutual cooperation in many fields, especially those concerning gas and oil, the Ministry of Oil announced Monday.

The two-day meeting will enhance bilateral cooperation in the exploration and production of oil and gas and increase training in the same fields, the Ministry's statement said.

It added that the meeting will focus on unifying the two countries' points of view and stances of energy, environment and trade issues which are raised in different international and Arab energy organizations and events.

The meeting was headed by Acting Undersecretary of Oil Ministry Nawal Al-Fuzai from the Kuwaiti side, while the Yemeni undersecretary of oil and minerals Shawki Al-Mekhlafi represented his country.

Kuwaiti-Yemeni energy talks kick off Monday