Athens, July 12, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency
By Spiros Sideris
President of Republic Prokopis Pavlopoulos sent an invitation to the UAE to invest in Greece during his meeting on Tuesday with UAE Foreign Minister Sheik Bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the presidential mansion.
Pavlopoulos underlined that Greece now and in the future will be a very important country for investments and called on the UAE to show confidence in Greece underlining the prospect for further cooperation in the sectors of research, technology and innovation.
Moreover, Pavlopoulos said that Greece considers the UAE a very important factor of stability in the Gulf region adding that it can contribute to the peace in the Middle East and in Syria. He also said that this is the way to fight the ISIS terror that commits crimes against humanity.
On his part, UAE Foreign Minister confirmed that the relations between the two countries are strong at strategical and political level and underlined that during his visit to Athens he will examine the possibilities for further cooperation with Greece at financial level.
Referring to terrorism, he called on for a common front adding that “in Greece we see a sincere partner.”