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Executive Committee of Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council holds its third meeting

The Executive Committee of the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council today convened via video conferencing to review the results achieved over the past five years since the establishment of the joint council, including the two 'Retreat of Resolve' meetings, which resulted in around 175 joint initiatives across 24 areas of cooperation. The Committee's third meeting was chaired by Sheikh Shakhbout bin Nahyan Al Nahyan, Minister of State, while the Saudi side was chaired by Faisal bin Fadel Al Ibrahim, Minister of Economy and Planning. During the meeting, Sheikh Shakhbout delivered a speech in which he welcomed the Saudi Minister of Economy and Planning, and conveyed the greetings of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, to the attendees, and his wishes of success to the committee. The minister said, "I am delighted to have the UAE's wise leadership bestow me the honour of chairing the UAE side of the Executive Committee of the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council." He expressed his thanks and appreciation to Suhail Mohamed Al Mazrouei, Minister of Energy and Infrastructure, for successfully heading the Executive Committee during the past period. Sheikh Shakhbout said that he is looking forward to continue enhancing UAE-Saudi joint work through the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council, with the support and leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia, and President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. He then extended his sincere thanks and appreciation to His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, for their pivotal role in leading the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council and their limitless support of it.

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