Economic Affairs Minister Datuk Seri Mohamed Azmin Ali is leading a Malaysian delegation to the 8th Asian Ministerial Energy Roundtable (AMER8) and the 24th World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi (WEC24).
This is a working visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) where the delegation will participate actively in all sessions at AMER8 and WEC24. The roundtable is going to discuss the pressing problem of Energy Trilemma that comprises three major issues concerning energy production- energy security, sustainability, and affordability. There are delegates from as many as 62 countries participating in this roundtable.
There will also be an exchange and sharing of industry insights, new ideas, and perspectives on emerging technologies and innovative solutions. According to a statement, Azmin was received by UAE Energy and Industry Minister Suhail Al Mazrouei, where both ministers held productive and engaging discussions on potential areas for further economic cooperation and investment opportunities between Malaysia and the UAE. Among the areas discussed were the participation of UAE companies in Malaysian public infrastructure projects.