FUCCI inks MoU with Malta Chamber to expand trade & industrial ties

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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Officials from the FUCCI and the Malta Chamber at the signing ceremony.

The Federation of UAE Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FUCCI) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise, and Industry in order to expand economic, trade, and industrial cooperation.

According to the statement, both parties intend to encourage Emirati and Maltese businesses to form new partnerships.

Mr. Abdullah Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Chairman of the Federation, and Ms. Marisa Xuereb, President of Malta Chamber, have signed the document on behalf of their organizations.

Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of State for Foreign Trade, attended the signing ceremony, along with Ms. Camilleri Calleja, Ambassador of Malta to the UAE, and Mr. Hameed Mohamed bin Salem, Secretary-General of the FUCCI.

Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Al Mazrouei has stated that the MoU comes to strengthen the cooperation between Emirati businesses with their counterparts in Malta. The Chairman of FUCCI further added that the MoU would increase joint trade and investment cooperation between the two sides.

Mr. Al Mazrouei also pointed out that “the Federation of UAE Chambers will boost its communications with the Malta Chamber to coordinate visit exchanges and sharing of information on economic and trade events in both countries.”

For her part, Ms. Xuereb has expressed her pleasure in signing the MoU, pointing to the need to increase the cooperation between the two countries in all sectors, especially the economic and trade areas.

As per the statement, “The signing of this MoU followed participation of the official delegation from Malta Chamber to the Dubai Expo on the occasion of Malta Day.”

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