Seminar on Alternative Energy Sources

(Communicated by the Foreign Ministry Spokesman)
17 January 1999

A seminar on the subject of alternative sources of energy, involving the 11 members of the Black Sea States organisation will take place from 18-20.1.99, at the Dan Panorama Hotel, Tel-Aviv. The seminar is taking place at the initiative of Israel, and is being sponsored by the Foreign Ministry and the National Infrastructure Ministry. Taking part in the seminar will be deputy ministers, directors of government offices, and experts in various fields from the following countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine. Israel entered the organization, with observer status, in 1993.