UAE Foreign Affairs Minister, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Arrives in India; Trade & Energy to be Top Focus
UAE Foreign Affairs Minister, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan (Photo Credits: ANI)

New Delhi, July 8: United Arab Emirates (UAE) Foreign Affairs Minister, Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan arrived at the Indira Gandhi International Airport last night. He will meet External Affairs Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, and hold talks to boost cooperation in key sectors such as trade and energy. EAM Sushma Swaraj Likely to Raise Terrorism Issue at OIC Meet in UAE.

Calling PM Narendra Modi and participating in a business round table is also on the agenda of the UAE Foreign Minister. He is in India as part of a 3-day visit to the country, where the top focus will be on trade and energy.

Ministry of External Affairs as quoted in a PTI report said, "The visit would provide the two sides with an opportunity to explore new areas of cooperation to further strengthen their comprehensive strategic partnership." PM Modi visited UAE last year and the relationship between India and the UAE are on an upswing in the last few years.