Energy in the Middle East will the topic of a regional seminar organised by the Brussels-based Energy Charter Secretariat and the European Commission (EC) in Damascus on 19 June, KUNA reported.
Key government and industry experts from the EU, Turkey, the Middle East and Mashreq countries will exchange views on issues such as regional investments, market structures and energy integration. "The EU, Turkey and the broader Mashreq region with Egypt and Iraq have a lot to gain by reinforcing energy cooperation," said EU Energy Commissioner Andris Piebalgs in a statement.
"The Damascus seminar will provide us with important input on a variety of urgent issues, particularly in relation to investment and energy transportation", he added.
The one-day seminar will allow key energy industry companies to share their views on the possibilities for new oil and gas transit options.
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