Les EAU et l’Allemagne signent un important accord énergétique pour fournir du gaz

In this photo made available by the United Arab Emirates Presidential Court, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE left, shakes hands with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, at Al Shati Palace in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Sept. 25, 2022. (Mohamed Al Hammadi/UAE Presidential Court via AP)

Accord clé en présence du président Cheikh Mohamed et du chancelier allemand Olaf Scholz

The UAE and Germany signed a « landmark agreement » on Sunday aimed at accelerating joint efforts to boost energy security, decarbonisation and combat climate change.

The major deal was struck in the presence of President Sheikh Mohamed and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, who is currently visiting the Emirates.

The new Energy Security and Industry Accelerator Agreement was signed by Dr Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology and the UAE’s climate change envoy, and Dr Franziska Brantner, Germany’s Parliamentary State Secretary at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action.