Greece, North Macedonia sign deal for construction of Nat gas interconnector


Greece's Environment and Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas and North Macedonia's Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi are seen at the singing of a deal for the construction of a natural gas interconnector. [Yannis Kolesidis/ANA-MPA]

Greece and North Macedonia on Friday signed an agreement for the construction of a pipeline that will interconnect the natural gas grids of the two countries.


The agreement was signed by Environment and Energy Minister Kostas Skrekas and North Macedonia’s Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi, in the presence of the Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, US Ambassador in Greece Geoffrey Pyatt and CEO of the Hellenic Gas Transmission System Operator SA (DESFA) Maria Rita Galli.