First UAE-Azeri joint council formed - Emirates24|7

First UAE-Azeri joint council formed


Azerbaijan President Ilham Heydar Aliyev yesterday received UAE Minister of Foreign Trade Sheikha Lubna Al Qasimi, who is heading a delegation to the first UAE-Azerbaijan joint ministerial meeting in the capital, Baku.

Sheikha Lubna conveyed the greetings of the President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler of Abu Dhabi, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to the Azeri head of state.

Sheikha Lubna and the Azeri President discussed relations between UAE and Azerbaijan, especially in the economic sector. They also discussed the agenda of the ministerial meeting.