Project aims to strengthen cross-border relations with Jordan as well as act as an instigator for regional development.
In advance of the annual EU-Israel Association Council meeting on Tuesday, the European Unionstated it will offer Israel upgraded trade and diplomatic relations in over 60 areas, including energy and agriculture. This offer will also grant Israel access to European government-controlled markets and enhance Israel’s co-operation with nine EU agencies.
The two countries agree to expand their partnerships in the energy sector with a particular focus on natural gas.
Better deal offered because company had problems breaking into the consumer market, said industry sources.