Visit of the Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikolay Milkov to the UAE02 September 2022 News
Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikolay Milkov visited the United Arab Emirates as part of the official delegation led by President Rumen Radev. The visit was at the invitation of UAE President and Ruler of Abu Dhabi H.H. Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
In the presence of the two Heads of State, on behalf of the Bulgarian government, Minister Milkov signed a Memorandum of Strategic Partnership between Bulgaria and the United Arab Emirates. The document confirms the common desire to intensify and deepen cooperation in a wide range of areas, including economy, trade, investment, tourism, education, digital technologies and artificial intelligence, culture, youth and sports.
Bilateral documents of understanding were also signed in Abu Dhabi in the fields of tourism, agriculture, education, culture, as well as the exchange of information between the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency and the UAE News Agency (WAM).
During the visit, a forum was held with the participation of representatives of companies from both countries in the field of high-tech manufacturing and innovation, transport, information and communication technologies, energy, defense industry.