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Iraq announces agreement with Saudi Arabia to activate the electrical connection and develop the energy market

on Saturday, Finance Minister Ali Abdul Amir Allawi announced an agreement with Saudi Energy Minister Abdul Aziz bin Salman to activate the electrical connection between Iraq and Saudi Arabia.

Allawi said in a tweet on Twitter: “During my meeting with Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, it was agreed to activate the electrical connection between Iraq and Saudi Arabia.”

He added, “It was also agreed to develop the energy market in addition to investment and participation in financing projects for the generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy (renewable and conventional) in Iraq.” Source