UAE WELCOMES IRAQI ECONOMIC DELEGATION

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan received an economic delegation from Iraq headed by Mohammed Shia Al Sudani, Iraqi Minister of Labour and Social Affairs and Acting Minister of Industry and Minerals.

Sheikh Mansour welcomed the visiting delegation, stressing the keenness of the two countries' leaders to promote the outstanding relations between the UAE and the Republic of Iraq for the benefit of the two countries and the two brotherly peoples, expressing the wish for more growth and development in various fields.

During the meeting, Sheikh Mansour and the Iraqi delegation discussed ways of supporting and developing cooperation relations in various fields of development, social, economic and trade, in order to achieve the common interests of both countries and peoples.

The meeting was attended by Ahmed Juma Al Za'abi, Deputy Minister for Presidential Affairs, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, Mohammed Thani Murshid Al-Rumaithi, Chairman of the Federation of the UAE Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Hasan Ahmed Al Shehhi, UAE Ambassador to Iraq.

Source: NAM News Network