Lithuanian Prime Minister receives Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed

VILNIUS: Algirdas Butkeviaius, Prime Minister of the Republic of Lithuania today received H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, U.A.E. Minister of Foreign Affairs and the delegation accompanying him.

H.H. Sheikh Abdullah conveyed the greetings of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the U.A.E. Armed Forces, to Butkeviaius, wishing further progress, prosperity to the Republic of Lithuania and its people.

During the meeting, Sheikh Abdullah affirmed the U.A.E.’s keenness to strengthen relations and develop cooperation with Lithuania in all areas of common interest.

For his part, the Prime Minister of Lithuania asked the U.A.E. Foreign Minister to convey his regards to the U.AE. Vice President and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi.

During the meeting, the Prime Minister of Lithuania welcomed Sheikh Abdullah, stressing his country’s keenness on developing bilateral relations, particularly in the areas of economy, tourism and investment given the U.A.E.’s economic, investment and trade growth status in the region, as well as remarkable urban development, which earns the U.A.E. a prestige worldwide.

SOURCE: WAM