Abu Dhabi (UNA-OIC) – The Financial, Economic and Industrial Affairs Committee of the UAE Federal National Council (FNC), chaired by Saeed Rashid Al Abedy, held a virtual meeting with the Financial and Economic Affairs Committee of Bahrain’s House of Representatives, chaired by Mahmoud Makki Al Bahrani.
The meeting explored avenues for enhancing parliamentary cooperation, exchanging experiences and knowledge, and reviewed the legislative efforts of both sides to drive economic sectors, especially in light of the COVID-19 fallout.
At the beginning of the meeting, Al Abedy praised the depth of the UAE-Bahrain relations, which are the product of the visions of their wise leadership. He showcased the UAE’s admirable efforts to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, and develop the legislation discussed by the FNC to support various sectors.
For his part, Al Bahrani, Chairman of the Financial and Economic Affairs Committee in the Bahraini Parliament, praised the efforts of the UAE in controlling the repercussions of COVID-19 and thanked the UAE for its support of Bahrain’s efforts to curb the spread of the pandemic.