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Malta and Tunisia have room for further relations, including in energy sector, Maltese Prime Minister

In a meeting held in Tunisia on 10th of July 2023, the Maltese Prime Minister Robert Abela met with President of Tunisia Kais Saied and the Prime Minister of Tunisia Najla Bouden at the President Palace of Carthage. Prime Minister Robert Abela was accompanied by Foreign Minister Ian Borg and Home Minister Byron Camilleri.

Abela pointed out how Malta is looking to continue improving relations and cooperation with Tunisia, as both countries have common commitments and aspirations for a stable Mediterranean region. And he says future cooperation on renewable energy will benefit the residents of both countries, and Tunisia is a crucial partner in the development of such projects.

The leaders also discussed ongoing talks between the EU and Tunisia on a comprehensive partnership package focused on strengthening economic and trade ties, an energy partnership, migration and people-to-people contacts.