​GCC to activate water grid plan

February 13, 2014 - 6:09:03 am

DOHA: A meeting of the water and electricity ministers of the GCC countries yesterday agreed to activate the proposed water grid project.

The decision follows establishment of an electricity grid among the member countries.

The Minister of Energy and Industry, H E Dr Mohamed bin Saleh Al Sada, led the Qatari delegation to the meeting, held at the headquarters of the General Secretariat of GCC in Riyadh.

The General Secretariat of GCC will supervise the project. The decisions of the meeting will be referred to the forthcoming GCC foreign ministers’ summit to be held in March.

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