AD CP, Malian President discuss ties
ABU DHABI: His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, on Tuesday, received at Al Bahr Palace, the President of Mali, Ibrahim Boubacar Keita, who is in the country to attend the “Reaching the Last Mile: Mobilising Together to Eliminate Infectious Disease” forum, due to be launched today in Abu Dhabi.
Sheikh Mohamed welcomed the Malian President and discussed cooperation and ways to enhance it in the best interest of the two countries.
Lt. General Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, was also present. Sheikh Mohamed and President Keita reviewed the existing co-operation between the two countries, especially in the economic and development domains.
Sheikh Mohamed expressed his happiness at the developing relations between the two countries, thanks to their keenness to strengthen ties in All ields.
He said that the UAE, led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, aims to establish ideal ties with Mali in particular and the African countries in general.
They spoke about the importance of the forum for transforming ideas into health projects and programmes For THE Beneit of THE NEEDY Countries and underprivileged people as well as to promote development and progress.
The President of Mali expressed his happiness at visiting the UAE and meeting Sheikh Mohamed, stressing his country’s keenness to develop bilateral relations with THE Country In various ields.
Sheikh Mohamed received Bidhya Devi Bhandari, President of Nepal, who is also visiting the country to attend the international health forum.
During the meeting, Sheikh Mohamed welcomed the Nepalese President and expressed his hope that her visit will be an important step in the process of growing relations between the two countries and friendly peoples.
The parties reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries in various economic, developmental and Investment ields, AND ways of Developing them to serve their common interests.
Sheikh Mohamed said that the UAE under the leadership of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, seeks to strengthen and develop relations with Nepal to achieve the country’s policy and approach in building bridges of cooperation and friendship with friendly countries.
The Nepalese President expressed her satisfaction with the level of relations between the two countries, stressing her country’s keenness to develop and strengthen THESE relations, AND Beneit from the UAE’S development experience.
Sheikh Mohamed has received a delegation from the Abu Dhabi Centre for Technical and Vocational Education and Training, ACTVET, the organisers of Worldskills Abu Dhabi 2017.
Sheikh Mohamed welcomed the delegation, which was headed by Mubarak Saeed Al Shamsi, ACTVET Director-general, and praised the centre’s efforts which contributed to the success of Worldskills Abu Dhabi.
Sheikh Mohamed reiterated the UAE’S interest and the special attention it pays to such events, which help discover talent and foster the spirit of innovation and competition among young people In THE ields of SCIENCE, technology and knowledge. He added that focusing on boosting peoples skills is at the centre of the country’s developmental policies and projects, as they are the most valuable resource.
Sheikh Mohamed confers with President Keita in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday.