ADDIS ABABA, Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, Minister of State for International Cooperation, Head of the UAE delegation to the 28th African Union Summit, has met Marcel Amon-Tanoh, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Cote d'Ivoire, on the sidelines of the summit being held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.

During the meeting, the two ministers discussed ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation between the UAE and Cote d'Ivoire, focussing on opportunities in investment sector in Cote d'Ivoire, especially in the agricultural sector. They also tackled plans for participation of Cote d'Ivoire at Expo 2020 Dubai.

Among others present were Yacoub Yousef Al Hosani, Assistant of Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, for International Organisations Affairs, and Ghazi Abdullah Salem bin Ashour Al Mahri, Permanent Representative of the UAE to the African Union.

Source: Emirates News Agency