HE Dr. Abdullah Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development and Chairman of the Federal Transport Authority – Land & Maritime (FTA), HE Mr. Sulaiman Al Mazrouei, UAE Ambassador to the United Kingdom, and the accompanying delegation met with HE Chris Grilling, UK Minister of Communications and Member of Parliament, during which HE Al Nuaimi expressed his sincere thanks and appreciation for this meeting, which strengthens relations of friendship and cooperation between the two countries, and exchanged views that would serve the interests of both countries.
HE Chris Grilling stated that the UAE is witnessing a great development in the implementation of ambitious development projects in the region and the world, indicating that the Hyperloop project is a pioneering step in the UAE's transport development plan, which is the first of its kind in the world to transport passengers and goods. He also stated that these infrastructure projects represent a real opportunity to deepen the bilateral partnership between the UK and the UAE.
HE Chris Grilling said that this month would witness the launch of UK's maritime strategy and he hoped that the UAE would participate in the launch of such ambitious strategy. On the other hand, HE Abdullah Al Nuaimi confirmed the participation of a UAE delegation in this important event which will benefit the maritime sector in the United Kingdom as well as the countries of the world.
At the end of the meeting, HE Abdullah Al Nuaimi underlined the deep ties between the UAE and the United Kingdom, pointing out that these historic relations are witnessing a strategic development, thanks to the support of the leadership in both countries and in various fields.