Mohamed bin Zayed: I had fruitful discussions with President Erdogan


Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan said on Wednesday that he had fruitful talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

Al Nahyan added, via his Twitter account: “Today I met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Ankara, and we had fruitful discussions.”


“The discussions focused on opportunities to strengthen our economic relations,” he said.

“We look forward to opening new and promising horizons for cooperation and joint action that will benefit the two countries and achieve their mutual interests and aspirations for development and prosperity,” he added.

The Chairman of the Board of Directors of Abu Dhabi Development Holding Company, Mohammed Hassan Al-Suwaidi, said in a press statement on Wednesday.

The UAE has decided to allocate $10 billion for investment in Turkey.

Al-Suwaidi’s statements came after the signing of agreements between Turkey and the UAE in the presence of President Erdogan and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed in the capital, Ankara.


And on Wednesday, bin Zayed arrived in the Turkish capital, Ankara, as part of an official visit.

On August 31, the Turkish President discussed with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, in a phone call, bilateral relations and regional issues.

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said in televised statements last September.

“A positive atmosphere is hanging over the Turkish-Emirati relations in recent times.”