UAE, Latvia launch six-track economic cooperation programme

UAE, Latvia launch six-track economic cooperation programme

WAM: The UAE and the Republic of Latvia have agreed on a six-track economic cooperation programme covering the fields of trade and investment; innovation and advanced technology; transportation and logistics; agriculture; food; education; and science, during the 2nd Joint Economic Committee (JEC) session held in Dubai.

The session was chaired by Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, and Raymonds Lapins, Deputy Minister of State at the Latvian Ministry of Economy. It was attended by the Commissioner-General of the Latvian Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai; and several governmental officials, businessmen and private sector representatives from both sides.

The latest JEC session discussed an agreement to develop economic cooperation programmes that target six categories. These programmes will be designed to achieve higher levels of prosperous economic and commercial partnership, open up new developmental dimensions, and build competencies in various fields of mutual interest.