United Arab Emirates joins 11-member Gas Exporting Countries Forum

The Cabinet gave approval yesterday for the UAE’s decision to join the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF).
The Gas Exporting Countries Forum is an intergovernmental organisation of 11 of the world’s leading natural gas producers made up of Algeria, Bolivia, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Iran, Libya, Nigeria, Qatar, Russia, Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela. The Cabinet’s ratification, at its meeting chaired by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, made UAE the 12th state to join the forum of the major gas exporting countries in the world.
– Emirates News Agency, WAM