Minister of Industry Ziyad Sabbagh discussed with the Chargé d’Affaires of the United Arab Emirates Embassy in Damascus, Counselor Abdul Hakim Ibrahim al-Nuaimi, ways to develop economic and industrial relations between the two brotherly countries.
Sabbagh expressed appreciation for the humanitarian support provided by the government and people of the UAE, and its standing by Syria in the face of the repercussions of the devastating earthquake that struck a number of Syrian governorates on February 6.
Sabbagh noted the depth relations between the two brotherly countries, which are constantly developing.
In turn, al-Nuaimi affirmed the UAE’s keenness to strengthen the relations that unite the two countries and the two peoples.
He asserted that the UAE will continue sending aid to Syria according to the needs and requirements of each stage.
Al-Nuaimi expressed sympathy to the families of the earthquake-victims, wishing speedy recovery for the injured and a safe return of the affected to their houses.