(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Kuwait General Consul To UAE Tareq Khalid Al-Hamad discussed on Tuesday with UAE Deputy President of Energy Higher Council in Dubai and Head of the Higher Committee to International Energy Forum (IEF) 2012 Saeed Mohammad Al-Tayer, Kuwait's participation in IEF's forum through a high level delegation.
The issue of participation was discussed during a meeting between the two. UAE news agency (WAM) said that Al-Tayer discussed the issue of high ranking delegation participating in the work of IEF next meeting on October 22-24th, here in Dubai World Trade Center.
The Emirate official explained that the goal of the forum is in harmony with UAE's aspirations and support to the country's long range national initiative, presented by Vice President of the United Arab Emirates and Prime Minister and Dubai Ruler Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashed Al-Maktum.
IEF aims to foster greater mutual understanding and awareness of common energy interests among its members.
The 89 Member Countries of the Forum are signatories to the IEF Charter, which outlines the framework of the global energy dialogue through this inter-governmental arrangement.