UAE, Sweden discuss joint cooperation

 The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Sweden have held talks over joint cooperation and strengthening of trade and economic ties.

The visiting UAE minister for economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri has stressed on strengthening trade and economic ties between the two countries.

His visit aims to boost the economic and investment cooperation and trade ties.

Leading a high profile UAE economic and trade delegation in an official visit to Sweden, Al Mansouri added the trade exchange volume surged USD 1.2 billion in 2012 up by 28 percent compared to 2011.