Tue 04-09-2018 19:21 PM
LONDON, 4th September, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, has met with UK Secretary of State for International Trade, Liam Fox, to discuss ways of expanding the scope of trade cooperation.
Sheikh Abdullah, currently on a state visit to the UK, underlined the importance of the strategic relations between the two countries and their leadership’s determination to propel ties to the higher good of the two peoples.
The UK Secretary of State, for his part, underscored the importance of Sheikh Abdullah’s visit in fostering the long-standing relations between the two countries, and commended the prestigious stature boasted by the UAE at the regional and international levels.
Attending the meeting were Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation, and Sulaiman Hamid Salim Almazroui, the UAE Ambassador to UK.
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