UAE, Japan discuss trade, stressed upon SMEs

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Japan have held talks on enhancing bilateral economic relations.

The talks were held Wednesday between UAE's Minister for Economy Sultan bin Saeed al-Mansouri and Japanese Ambassador Yoshihiko Kamo.

During these talks, Al Mansouri stressed upon the need to focus future cooperation with Japan in sectors such as technology, innovation, small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs), textile industry, food industry and fisheries.

He also urged for tapping Japan's scientific expertise to serve the UAE's economic development.