Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel on Wednesday met a number of enterprise leaders of Dubai and visited the UAE pavilion on the “Dubai Expo” to advertise the upcoming Vibrant Gujarat World Summit (VGGS) and appeal to international direct funding (FDI) within the state, CMO officers mentioned.
The Chief Minister left for Dubai early within the morning, his maiden international journey after taking up the publish in September, accompanied by minister of state for industries Jagdish Panchal and senior officers of the Gujarat authorities.
“Gujarat CM Shri @Bhupendrapbjp who’s on a go to to UAE for #VGGS2022 Roadshow began his tour by visiting UAE Pavilion at @expo2020dubai, the place he was obtained by HE Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Hon. Cupboard Member and Minister of Tolerance & Coexistence,” a tweet by the Chief Minister’s Workplace (CMO) mentioned.
The chief minister held one on one assembly with UAE Minister of State for Overseas Commerce Dr Thani AL Zeyoudi and mentioned methods to strengthen bilateral commerce between Gujarat and the Gulf nation.
“CM Shri @Bhupendrapbjp interacted with UAE Minister of State for Overseas Commerce HE Dr @ThaniAlZeyoudi throughout his go to to India Pavilion at @expo2020dubai and held an intensive dialogue on strengthening bilateral commerce between Gujarat & UAE,” one other CMO tweet mentioned.
The Chief Minister additionally held a gathering with business representatives which included group chairman of D P World Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem and representatives of Alfanar Group and Sharaf group, his workplace mentioned.
He invited Sulayem to attend the VGGS, which will probably be organised in Gandhinagar subsequent month.
Mr Patel mentioned alternatives within the renewable vitality sector of Gujarat in a one to 1 assembly with Mishal Al Mutlaq, Chief Monetary Officer of Alfanar Group, on the Dubai roadshow for the summit, one other tweet mentioned.
He additionally held a gathering with Sharafuddin Sharaf, Vice Chairman of Sharaf Group, and explored avenues of collaboration between the 2 sides, the CMO mentioned.
The Chief Minister met a number of Indian-origin businessmen in Dubai and invited them to spend money on Gujarat. He additionally had a gathering with Dubai-based NRIs, particularly those that have migrated to the UAE metropolis from Gujarat.
The 10th version of the worldwide investor summit will probably be held from January 10 to 12. The three-day biennial summit, which was to be held in 2021, was cancelled attributable to restrictions imposed within the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the state authorities’s flagship enterprise occasion, the theme for which is “Aatmanirbhar Gujarat for Aatmanirbhar Bharat”.
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