Qatar pledges to provide $60 mn to solve electricity crisis in Gaza Feb 26, 2021 0 1708 12345 QNADohaQatar’s Gaza Reconstruction Committee Chairman Ambassador HE Mohammed Al Emadi has said Qatar has pledged to provide an amount of $60 million to finance the project to supply the Gaza Strip with the gas to solve the electricity crisis.During the meeting held on Wednesday via video conference with the Prime Minister of Palestine Dr Mohammad Shtayyeh, and the representative of the European Union to Palestine Sven Kuhn von Burgsdorff, Al Emadi affirmed that this amount will be allocated for extending gas pipelines from the Israeli side. The EU pledged to provide an amount of EUR 20 million to complete the extensions inside the Gaza Strip.For his part, the Palestinian PM praised the Qatari and European support to complete the project, stressing on the importance of this project, which aims to transport gas from the Israeli side to supply the power plant in the Gaza Strip. He affirmed that this project would provide higher electrical capacity and achieve regularity of the current in the Gaza Strip, which means solving the electricity problem radically.The meeting discussed plans to develop the only power station in Gaza and mechanisms for converting it to work on gas as an alternative to liquid fuel. RELATED ARTICLES Amir receives message from Kuwait Amir Feb 26, 2021 0 3634 Drills to secure Metro stations will continue: MoI Feb 26, 2021 0 1796 Industrial sector sees 6% growth despite COVID-19: Al Kuwari Feb 26, 2021 0 2000 MoI concludes course on securing buses and trains The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Thursday concluded a course on preventing attacks on buses and train cars, which was held by the ministry’s training institute in cooperation with the US Department of State’s .. Qatar-Kuwait solidarity on Show Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor is decorated with flags of Qatar and Kuwait on the occasion of Kuwait National Day on Thursday. The inauguration of Sabah Al Ahmad Corridor coincided with the celebration of the National Day and .. Amir greets Kuwait Amir QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday sent a cable of congratulations to HH the Amir of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah on the occasion of his .. Amir congratulates Saudi King, Crown Prince QNA Doha His Highness the Amir of State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani on Thursday sent a cable of congratulations to each of his brother, the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of the ..