Egypt and Iraq sign electricity cooperation MoUs

Dec 21, 2011 12:00 AM

Egypt and Iraq signed two Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) to establish two companies operating in the field of power generation and distribution.
The agreements also included enhancing cooperation in the different power sectors.

As well, the agreements cover transfer of Egyptian experiment in the domain of building human resources.
Egyptian Prime Minister Kamal el-Ganzouri, who attended the signing ceremony, asserted his support to the Egyptian companies carrying out reconstruction projects in Iraq.

Meanwhile, Electricity and Energy Minister Hassan Younis and his Iraqi counterpart Karim Aftan attended the meeting.
The two ministers discussed boosting bilateral cooperation in power generation field, setting up power stations, activating Egyptian companies' role of power projects in Iraq to meet the growing power needs to carry out development and reconstruction projects.

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