ABU DHABI, 2 February (BelTA) - The talks between Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko and UAE President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan were friendly and result-oriented, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to the United Arab Emirates Andrei Luchenok told the media, BelTA has learned.
“Speaking about the meeting of the heads of the two countries, we can note that, firstly, it turned out to be very friendly as always. Secondly, the talks were result-oriented. The parties discussed virtually all the areas of bilateral cooperation - both traditional (trade, investment projects) and promising ones. There were about ten of them in total. We are getting ready to work. We hope that this work will be productive,” said Andrei Luchenok.
The meeting between the presidents of Belarus and the United Arab Emirates took place in Abu Dhabi on 2 February and lasted for about four hours. The UAE leader invited his Belarusian counterpart home, and the talks were held first with the participation of the delegations and then one-on-one.
The leaders of Belarus and the United Arab Emirates agreed to cooperate in more than a dozen areas, including cooperation in trade, economy and investment. The focus was also placed on humanitarian activities.