Tanzanian minister receives UAE ambassador

DAR ES SALAAM, -- Tanzanian Minister of Works, Transport and Communication, Makame Mbarawa, has received Abdullah Al Suwaidi, UAE Ambassador to Tanzanian, to discuss arrangements for the first meeting of the UAE-Tanzania joint committee, which Abu Dhabi will host next month.

The Tanzanian minister confirmed his ministry's participation in the meeting. He thanked the UAE for the assistance it extended to his country, particularly in the transport sector.

The UAE ambassador said the meeting would constitute a qualitative leap in the course of bilateral ties.

He affirmed the UAE's keenness to enhance relations with Tanzania under agreements signed by the two countries.

Source: Emirates News Agency