17 jul 2018
Arab Emirates

CEOE WELCOMES THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES’ MINISTER OF ENERGY AND INDUSTRY, SUHAIL MOHAMED AL MAZROUEI

The Minister met with the Vice-president of CEOE and president of Madrid’ s Business Confederation (CEIM), Juan Pablo Lázaro.

The United Arab Emirates’ Minister of Energy and Industry, Suhail Mohamed al Mazrouei, held a meeting at CEOE which was attended by the vice-president of the organization and President of CEIM, Juan Pablo Lázaro; the Head of CEOE’s President’s Cabinet and of the International and Institutional Relations, Narciso Casado; and the Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, Hissa Abdullah Al Otaiba, to analyse the collaboration and business opportunities between both countries.

The United Arab Emirates’ Minister of Energy and Industry, Suhail Mohamed al Mazrouei at CEOE
The United Arab Emirates’ Minister of Energy and Industry, Suhail Mohamed al Mazrouei at CEOE

Over the course of the meeting, Juan Pablo Lázaro highlighted the strategic importance for Spain of the business relations with the UAE, which have been characterized over the past few years by great dynamism, as shown by the numerous investments from Spanish companies and financial institutions.

He underlined that Spanish companies are able to make a decisive contribution to the country’s economic development and to the diversification of its productive structure by being world leaders in the development of turn-key projects in sectors such as agro-food, infrastructures, energy, airspace control, water and waste treatment, logistics, transport and tourism, among other.