Dubai: Italy and the UAE have agreed to work more closely in areas including trade, tourism, financial services and intellectual property rights.
His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, yesterday witnessed the signing of the final statement of the fourth session of the UAE-Italian Joint Economic Committee, which was held in the Italian city of Verona.
A memorandum of understanding between the two countries for cooperation in small and medium enterprises was also signed by UAE Minister of Economy Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri and Italy’s Minister of Economic Development Paulo Romanian.
– Gulf News June 12 ~ Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, was welcomed by Paolo Romani, Italy’s Minister of Economic Development, yesterday ahead of the signing of the final statement of the fourth session of the UAE-Italian Joint Economic Committee in Verona. Sheikh Mohammad said the signing of the statement comes within the framework of the keenness of the UAE’s leadership and government to establish economic alliances and strategic partnerships with various friendly countries, especially the major world economies.