Delegations from the UAE and Türkiye came together on July 13 at the Dolmabahçe Presidential Working Office in Istanbul within the framework of the “Türkiye-United Arab Emirates Investment Workshop" to advance cooperation in industry, investment, and technology.
UAE Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of State for Foreign Trade Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi and Minister of State for Public Education and Advanced Technology and Chairwoman of the UAE Space Agency Sarah bint Yousef Al Amiri met with Turkish Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank, accompanied by Investment Office President A. Burak Dağlıoğlu, Digital Transformation Office President Ali Taha Koç, and senior officials of investment funds, public and private sector organizations, as well as the business community.
During the workshop, the Turkish and UAE Space Agencies signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on the Peaceful Use of Space, Space Science, Technology and Applications. The MoC seeks to exchange knowledge and experience in space research and technologies and to train human resources in these fields.
In the course of the program, delegations had the opportunity to tour Galataport, a significant destination project globally with a cruise liner port at the heart of Istanbul.