Saudi official hosts meeting of Energy City Mayors in Houston

May 6, 2009

Jamal Al-Mulhim, Eastern Province’s Under Secretary for Reconstruction and Projects, convened a two-day meeting in Houston yesterday that brought together the mayors of 14 “energy cities” around the world.

The primary goal of the gathering was to promote the exchange of experience and information on energy-related fields. Additionally, representative of the city of Dammam briefed the participants on the extensive investment opportunities available in the Kingdom’s Eastern Province.

Among the cities represented at the meeting were Houston, Aberdeen, Calgary, Halifax, Perth, Malabo, Port Harcourt, San Fernando and Luanda.