Oil Minister calls for US companies to contribute to the construction of the power system in the country

13/03/2017 12:17 | Number of Views: 74

Direction Press / Baghdad

Oil Minister Ali Jabbar Hussein Allaibi, US companies to help build the energy system in the country and commensurate with the aspirations of the ministry to the upgrading of oil and energy file.

According to a statement of the Ministry of Oil got "direction Press", a copy of "Allaibi met with US Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz and discussed with him a number of issues of common interest of the sector, including oil and energy.

He noted that "there are talks with US companies, including Exxon Mobil to develop oil infrastructure facilities projects."

As oil minister met with the US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and discussed with him ways to expand the horizons of cooperation and strengthening of relations between the two sides.

It is said that Oil Minister Jabbar Allaibi went last week to the United States to participate acting Matmr energy, which was held in Houston.

The energy referred to the Conference is the most important global gathering of officials, experts and stakeholders in the energy sector in the world