Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi attends the signing ceremony in the presence of several executives and officials from both organisations.
"We trust in the vision and leadership of my brother, President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in whom we see the wisdom of the Founding Father," says Sheikh Saud.
The line in Sharjah extends over 45 km and is part of the last package of the project, which is 145 km in length. Connecting the Emirate to the main line recorded more than 11.7 million work hours in 25 months.
His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi has ordered that certain commercial activities that were especially hit by the lockdown and other precautionary measures enacted to curb the spread of COVID-19 will benefit from reduced trade licence renewal fees and full exemption from fines incurred during the lockdown.
Abdulla Bin Touq Al Marri, Minister of Economy, held a bilateral meeting with Bruno Le Maire, the French Ministry of Economy, Finance and Industrial and Digital Sovereignty,
The Central Bank of the UAE (CBUAE) and the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) have entered into a Bilateral Currency Swap Agreement between the UAE Dirham (AED) and the Egyptian Pound (EGP).
Dr Thani Bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, Minister of State for Foreign Trade, held talks with Zafrul Aziz, Minister of Investment, Trade and Industry for Malaysia,