Boosting UAE-Turkish energy, industry, and advanced technology ties
During a two-day visit to Turkey from 13th-14th July, a UAE delegation led by Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, explored new opportunities for cooperation, primarily in energy, industry, and advanced technologies. Dr. Al Jaber, met with Turkish Minister of Industry and Technology, Mustafa Varank. Meetings with senior government and private sector officials were also held during the visit, along with an investment workshop between the UAE and Turkey.
The UAE delegation also comprised Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, Sarah bint Yousif Al Amiri, Minister of State for Public Education and Advanced Technology, Omar Suwaina Al Suwaidi, Under-Secretary of MoIAT, Mohammed Saeed Al Neyadi, Chargé d’Affaires of the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates in Türkiye, Mansour Al Mulla, Managing Director and CEO of EDGE Group, Salem Butti Al Qubaisi, Director-General of UAE Space Agency, Mohammed Jameel Al Ramahi, CEO of Masdar, Mohammed Saif Al Ariani, Acting CEO of ADNOC International, Samia Bouazza, CEO of Multiply Group, Abdullah Al Shamsi, Assistant Under-Secretary for the Industrial Development Sector, and Mansour Al Mansouri, Chief Operating Officer of G42.
Participants discussed collaborations in gas, energy infrastructure, renewable energy, healthcare, biotechnology, agri-tech, defense, logistics, digital communication, e-commerce, and financial services. Greetings from the UAE’s leadership and people were conveyed to the government and people of Turkey by Dr. Al Jaber. It is one of many visits aimed at exploring both nations’ exciting investment opportunities for growth across a variety of priority fields, as outlined by the leadership’s vision.