Mohammed bin Rashid receives Mexican FM

Dubai: Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum today received Jose Antonio Meade, Mexican Foreign Secretary, who is visiting the UAE for the first time. Sheikh Mohammed and the Mexican minister discussed ways of enhancing bilateral ties in line with aspirations of the two countries’ leaderships and governments for leveraging these ties, especially in areas of economy, trade, tourism and other sectors.

The Mexican minister expressed his admiration at the cross-cultural harmony in the UAE community, adding that more than 3000 Mexicans are living and working in the UAE and over 50,000 Mexican tourists visit the UAE yearly.

H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group, Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemi, Minister of State, Khalifa Saeed Suleiman, Director General of Protocol Department, Francisco Alonso Escobar, Ambassador of Mexico to the UAE, and entourage of the Mexican minister, attended the meeting.