UAE explores bilateral relations with Kenya and Indonesia

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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UAE President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan has discussed ways to strengthen bilateral relations with His Excellency Dr. William Samoei Ruto, President of the Republic of Kenya.

During the meeting, they also explored promising opportunities to enhance cooperation, particularly in the fields of economy, trade, investment, renewable energy, technology, and infrastructure.

According to the statement, these areas represent developmental priorities for both nations and contribute to achieving sustainable economic prosperity for their people. Further, the two leaders also exchanged views on several issues of mutual interest.

UAE President emphasized the importance given by the Emirates on strengthening its relations with African states and supporting all efforts to achieve development, stability, and peace, thereby benefiting all of the region’s peoples.

For his part, His Excellency President Ruto expressed his appreciation for the UAE’s initiatives in supporting the Kenyan people and bolstering his country’s efforts towards progress and sustainable development. The President affirmed Kenya’s commitment to enhancing its relations with the UAE and expanding cooperation in various fields that benefit both nations.

UAE President Al Nahyan also received a phone call from His Excellency Joko Widodo, President of the Republic of Indonesia.

As per the reports, the discussion focused on bilateral cooperation and strategic relations between the two countries, including across economic and investment cooperation that fosters sustainable development and prosperity while benefiting the people of both nations.

During the call, His Highness and the Indonesian President also exchanged congratulations and best wishes on the occasion of the Islamic New Year, praying to God for a year of growth and prosperity for both countries and peace, security, and stability for the Islamic world and all nations.

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