Electricity and Water Affairs Minister, Wael bin Nasser Al Mubarak, received Swiss Consul General to Bahrain,  Humbert Vincent Buemi, and hailed the strong ties, reinforced by joint cooperation in various developmental fields, between the two friendly countries.

The two sides discussed ways of enhancing cooperation in exchanging experiences and transferring knowledge in electricity and water, capacity building and developing cooperation between Bahrain and the Swiss Confederation.

They also discussed the most important projects carried out by the Electricity and Water Authority in line with Bahrain’s Vision 2030 and its national strategy to achieve the requirements of urban and population growth.

The Swiss Consul General congratulated the Minister on his appointment to his post. He also stressed his country's readiness to enhance existing cooperation between the two friendly countries.