US delegation briefed on UAE opportunities

DUBAI — UAE Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy (MoE) for planning sector, Mohammed Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz, yesterday briefed a delegation of US Congress about the economic and investment opportunities in the country.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Wed 4 Apr 2007, 8:28 AM

Last updated: Sat 4 Apr 2015, 9:00 PM

A presentation was made to the delegation during its visit to the MoE headquarters in Abu Dhabi highlighting the latest economic and investment developments and progress in the UAE.

On the issue of Islamic banking and its status, Abdul Aziz said that the Islamic Shariah compliant banks are in demand and is demand increasing.

Responding to a question by the visiting delegation on UAE's future strategy, the undersecretary said the country's economic strategy is ready and would be announced in the near future.

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