The UAE envoy conveyed the regards of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum to President Ilves, who praised the relations between the two countries as well as progress attained by the UAE.
The President of Estonia referred to the advanced progress accomplished by his country in the areas of IT and services being provided to the citizens through the Internet. He proposed the establishment of cooperation ties between Estonia and UAE government in the area of exchange of IT, especially that Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid has announced the setting up of smart government, as the UAE seeks to be the best government in this respect.
The UAE Ambassador also met a number of Estonian officials. He discussed with them issues pertaining to the joint cooperation between the UAE and Estonia.