United Arab Emirates’ Minister of State for Foreign Trade Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi has said that the UAE is ready to extend full assistance to Pakistani businessmen to help them explore the opportunities offered by the Emirati market.
“For us, Pakistan is among the top 25 important strategic global trade partners,” Dr Al Zeyoudi said in his remarks at the second trade session organized by Pakistan Business Council in Dubai this week.
The trade session was held to discuss new business opportunities, boost trade volume between the UAE and Pakistan and capitalize the opportunities relating to Dubai Expo 2020, being held in October 2021 after delayed due to pandemic.
Dr Al Zeyoudi said the UAE and Pakistan shared deep bilateral relations based on a long history, trust and trade that showed growth even during the tough times.
He said in terms of imports, the UAE was Pakistan’s second-biggest partner, besides the two countries also having significant investments in various sectors, including real estate.—APP