CANBERRA, 7th May 2016 (WAM) – UAE Ambassador to Australia Dr. Obaid Al Hairi Salem Al Ketbi met here today with Colin Barnett, Prime Minister of West Australia State and discussed with him ways to enhance cooperation, particularly in commercial and investment fields.

Al Hairi also met with the officials of the Australian-Arab Chamber of Commerce and Industry and reviewed with them investment opportunities and means to encourage businessmen to set up joint investments.

He later visited the headquarters of Austal shipbuilding company and was briefed about its operations and future investment opportunities.