EU Climate Action and Energy Commissioner Miguel Arias Cañete will visit Cairo next Sunday to meet high profile Egyptians and other partners in the field of energy.
Cañete is scheduled to meet the president Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi، the prime minister، Sherif Ismail، Ministry of Electricity and Renewable Energy، Dr. Mohamed Shaker El-Markabi and Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla.
He will also sign a memorandum of understanding on strategic cooperation in the field of energy between Cairo and Brussels.
During his visit، Cañete will inaugurate Egypt- EU exhibition on sustainable energy and later inspect Zohr gas field in Port Said.
“The EU and Egypt are strategic partners in the field of energy and I hope my visit will make us enter a new phase to strengthen our relationship” Cañete said.