ABU DHABI, 19th September, 2016 (WAM) – Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, received on Monday, Dr. Liam Fox, UK Secretary of State for International Trade.

During the meeting, the two parties discussed the distinguished relations between the UAE and Britain and ways to strengthen them in the investment and knowledge sector in the best interests of the two countries. They also reviewed strategic ties and joint co-operation.

Sheikh Nahyan welcomed the British official and commended the relations between the two peoples. He hoped that this visit would further strengthen the relations in all fields, especially in the area of investment.

Dr. Fox stressed the keenness of his country to enhance the relations with the UAE through joint co-operation. He praised the progress of the UAE in all fields.