UAE, Poland strengthen economic tiesBy IANS
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
ABU DHABI - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Poland have increased bilateral economic cooperation following the visit of a UAE delegation to Poland, WAM news agency reported Tuesday.
“Poland and the UAE share considerable common ground on a variety of important economic issues, and we expect even closer cooperation and more mutual investment opportunities as an outcome of this extremely fruitful meeting,” UAE Minister of Economy Sultan Bin Saeed Al Mansouri said.
The UAE minister and other UAE officials met senior representatives of more than 100 top Polish companies; more than half of these companies expressed a keen interest to invest in the UAE. The UAE delegation also met with senior figures in the Polish government, including ministers of finance, tourism and agriculture.
Poland and the UAE have agreed to set up a joint committee to facilitate a closer working relationship on economic and investment-related issues.