UAE, Israel discuss energy, infrastructure cooperation

first_imgThe energy ministers of the United Arab Emirates and Israel discussed possible cooperation and investment opportunities, including natural gas exports to Europe, in a video call on Wednesday, an Israeli statement said.Israel and the UAE signed an agreement on Sept. 15 to establish diplomatic relations, an accord that Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz said in the statement presented a “historic opportunity” for energy development in the region.”I spoke [with the UAE energy minister] on cooperating in linking power grids and developing the natural gas market for exports via pipeline to Europe … as well as other projects,” the statement quoted Steinitz as saying. Topics : The statement, released by Steinitz’s office, said he proposed the UAE join an Egypt-based energy forum that seeks to promote natural gas exports from the east Mediterranean.”They [the UAE] said they would examine the issue,” the Israeli statement said.Egypt, Israel, Greece, Cyprus, Italy and Jordan signed a charter on Tuesday establishing the East Mediterranean Gas Forum (EMGF).The group unites regional rivals of Turkey, which has been locked in a bitter dispute with European Union members Greece and Cyprus over gas drilling rights in the region.In a report on the Israeli and UAE ministers’ discussion, the UAE state news agency WAM said they spoke about possible investment opportunities in oil, gas and green energy. last_img read more


Ripley County Food Pantry open Monday

first_imgOsgood, In. — The Ripley County Food Pantry, located in Building 16C, Ripley County Fairgrounds Park, Osgood will be open Monday, February 19 from 9 a.m. to noon and from 5:30 to 7 p.m. For more information please call 812-689-4427 or 812-756-2560.last_img


Newcastle, Everton and Fulham considering summer bids for French ace

first_imgNewcastle, Everton and Fulham are all weighing up summer bids for bargain buy Clement Grenier.The Frenchman is about to enter the final year of his current contract at Guingamp having only signed an 18-month deal when he arrived in January. Grenier is known for his ability at dead-ball situations The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star He has got his career back on track with the Ligue 1 club, scoring five goals in 15 outings in the second half of the campaign, and now the free-kick specialist is in demand again.L’Equipe has claimed that a trio of Premier League clubs have made signing the former Lyon ace a summer priority – and he could be open to the switch. IN DEMAND REVEALED TOP WORK Latest transfer news What’s more, it has been suggested that either Newcastle, Everton or Fulham would only have to pay around £2.5m for his services because of his contract situation. Liverpool’s signings under Michael Edwards – will Minamino be the next big hit? targets 2 Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January RANKED targets LIVING THE DREAM Chelsea confident of beating Man United and Liverpool to Sancho signing moving on Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Grenier impressed after joining Guingamp in January Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland LATEST 2 All three of them have reportedly made contact about a potential switch but clubs from across Europe – including AC Milan, Fenerbahce and Rennes – are also in the running to sign the 27-year-old. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti three-way race last_img read more