The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Armenia Ara Ayvazyan had a meeting in the United Arab Emirates with Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Ayvazyan reaffirmed Armenia’s intention to further deepen relations with the UAE as a link between Armenia and the Gulf’s Arab states for cooperation.

Ministers Ayvazyan and Al Nahyan comprehensively touched upon a broad range of items on the bilateral agenda. Preserving the dynamics of political dialogue, including through consultations was highlighted.

As promising directions for commercial cooperation the sides pointed out IT, agriculture, food security, renewable energy and tourism.

The ministers attached importance to the role of the Armenian community of the UAE in strengthening the Armenia-UAE relations which are based on mutual trust. 

The meeting focused on regional security and stability as well.