Yury Voicehovsky took part in the work of the Intergovernmental Russian-Emirates Commission on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation
On November 27 in Abu Dhabi a meeting of the intergovernmental Russian-Emirates Commission on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation was held under the chairmanship of Minister for Industry and Trade Denis Manturov and UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan. At the meeting the representatives of government agencies and business communities of both countries discussed the prospects of further expansion of bilateral cooperation.
During the three-day visit Yury Voicehovsky, the Head of the National Investment Company, held talks with the leaders of the largest investment funds and investment companies in the region. They discussed the issues of attracting investment in agriculture and the real sector of the Russian economy. A preliminary agreement was reached on the establishment of new mechanisms for attracting investments in the form of joint management companies and investment funds.
“The cooperation between Russia and the UAE maintains a positive trend. We have significant potential for further development of bilateral trade and economic relations – said Denis Manturov. – In this context, our common task is to build up mutual supplies, the diversification of the overall structure of trade, the partnership in the investment sphere. At the same time we are interested in developing relations with third countries, where we are ready to work together with partners from the Emirates under the mutually beneficial joint projects.” (Source: www.minpromtorg.gov.ru)
As a result of the event the Protocol of the 5th meeting of the intergovernmental Russian-Emirates Commission on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation was singed.