Lebanon and Cyprus to Discuss Cooperation

The Minister of Energy discussed means of cooperation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus in the field of oil and gas

The Minister of Energy and Water, Raymond Roma, received the Cypriot Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Christodoulwidis, accompanied by the Ambassador of Cyprus Panayiotis Kyriakou, and the presence of the Chairman and members of the Board of the Petroleum Sector Administration Authority.

The Cypriot Minister stressed the importance of cooperation with Lebanon, especially in the Levantine Basin of the Mediterranean, which leads to the development of the petroleum sector in both countries, and to explore future prospects for strengthening this sector and its development in both countries.

For his part, the Minister of Energy and Water Raymond Ghajar thanked the Cypriot minister for his initiative to visit Lebanon while the new government is preparing to launch its work program through the ministerial statement that it is working on.The two parties agreed to continue to cooperate and intensify the fruitful joint meetings.

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