Dharmendra Pradhan to visit to UAE for ADIPEC


New Delhi [India], Nov 10 (ANI): Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will be visiting the UAE from November 10 to 12 to participate in the Inaugural Ministerial Session of Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). ADIPEC will take place from November 10 to 14 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Pradhan will attend ADNEC on November 11 and, on the same day, he will participate in a ministerial panel discussion. Pradhan together with the UAE minister of state and CEO, ADNOC Sultan Ahmad Al Jaber will be jointly inaugurated the India Pavilions set up by Federation of Indian Petroleum Industry (FIPI), Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). During his visit, Pradhan is scheduled to meet his UAE counterparts Suhail Mohamed Faraj Al Mazrouei and will discuss issues of bilateral hydrocarbon as well as steel sector engagement within the overall framework of India-UAE Strategic Partnership. On the sidelines of ADIPEC, Pradhan will also meet his counterparts from various countries and heads of international energy organizations and CEOs of global oil and gas companies, who are attending the ADIPEC- 2019. He will also use the occasion to explore opportunities for steel exports to the Middle East countries. ADIPEC has become one of the most influential global conferences in the oil and gas sector, attracting 1,45,000 attendees, including ministers, global industry CEOs, policymakers and leading energy companies. (ANI)