Industry, Logistics & Shipping

Tawazun inks UK defence, security co-operation deal

Abu Dhabi-based Tawazun Economic Council has signed an agreement with the UK Defence and Security Exports Department for International Trade for defence industrial cooperation.
 
The signing, which took place virtually on the sidelines of the visit made by HH Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to the UK.
 
The MoU builds on the growing strategic ties between the two countries, under the vision and guidance of their leaderships, stated its CEO Tareq Abdulraheem Al Hosani after signing the MoU with Graham Stuart, British Minister of Exports.
 
It aims to establish a framework to strengthen ties in defence and security industry fields and to identify new opportunities for commercial cooperation, he added.-TradeArabia News Service