UAE, Spain Discuss Cooperation In Infrastructure Development

MADRID, Spain, July 14 (NNN-WAM) – Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development, met here with Spanish Minister of development, Jose Luis Abalos Meco, and State Secretary for Trade, Xiana Mendez.

The meeting, attended by Majed Hassan Al Suwaidi, UAE’s Ambassador to Madrid, discussed bilateral relations and ways to enhance cooperation and investment opportunities, particularly in the infrastructure sector.

Dr. Al Nuaimi, who is heading a high-level delegation from the UAE’s government and private sectors, in an official visit to Spain, praised the progressive ties between the two countries and the growing cooperation in economic fields.

During the visit, Dr. Al Nuaimi attended the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the UAE’s Ministry of Infrastructure Development and the Spanish Ministry of Public Works and Transport, for cooperation in the areas of sustainable planning of lands, urban development, housing, technical and engineering legislation, as well as, infrastructure for roads, railways and ports.

He also delivered a lecture at the new economic forum in Madrid, which was attended by representatives of Spain’s leading infrastructure companies and government authorities.– NNN-WAM