Palestine, Egypt discuss advancing cooperation in energy sector

Egyptian Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources, Tarek El Molla, and Mohammad Mustafa, Advisor to the Palestinian President for Economic Affairs and Chairman of PIF, reaffirmed the importance of strengthening Egyptian-Palestinian cooperation in the sector of energy and natural resources, particularly natural gas, according to a joint press release.

The statements came during a meeting between Engineer El Molla and Mustafa with the participation of Zafer Milhem, Chairman of the Palestinian Energy and Natural Resources Authority (PENRA). The meeting was held at the Office of the Palestinian President in Ramallah and marked the first visit of El Molla to Palestine. It was preceded by a meeting between El Molla and President Mahmoud Abbas.

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