Abu Dhabi, Apr.16 (BNA): UAE Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Shaikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan received Jorge Marcelo Faurie, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship of Argentina and discussed bilateral relations and means of enhancing them in various fields.
The two sides exchanged views on a number of regional and international issues of common concern and reviewed the overall situation in the region. Shaikh Abdullah welcomed Faurie's visit emphasising the strong relations between the UAE and Argentina and their continuous keenness to develop them.
Minister Faurie stressed his country's keenness on strengthening cooperation with the UAE in various fields, praising the UAE regional and international standing. The two ministers signed an agreement to encourage and protect reciprocal investments between the both countries. They also signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the mutual recognition of the emergency passports issued by the two countries.