Abu Dhabi (WAM)
Following the visit of His Excellency the President of the Federal Republic of Brazil Jair Bolsanaro to the United Arab Emirates, a Joint Statement was issued between the United Arab Emirates and the Federal Republic of Brazil: At the invitation of Sheikh Mohammed. May God save bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, and may God save President Jair Bolsanaro, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Commander of the Armed Forces. The Federal Republic of Brazil will pay its second official visit to the United Arab Emirates from 13 to 16 November 2021. During the visit, the Hon’ble accompanied them: a high-level delegation of several cabinet members, congressional representatives and businessmen.
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai, welcomed President Jair Bolsanaro to Dubai. During the meeting, he emphasized the common interest of the two countries in supporting bilateral relations and ways to enhance cooperation within the framework of available and future opportunities. The Brazilian National Medal of the Southern Cross is the highest Brazilian decoration presented to state and government leaders.
During the meeting between the two sides, several agreements and memorandums of understanding were signed with a view to strengthening the cooperative relations between the two countries. And the Alexandre de Gusmão Foundation and the Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two Ministries of Education in the field of education.
The President of Brazil noted that his visit comes amidst the Golden Jubilee celebrations of the United Arab Emirates and reflects the significance of this event in commemorating the great historical event that united the seven emirates into a modern, modern nation. It plays a key role in the international arena. And the United Arab Emirates has achieved this over the past five decades. For his part, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum will mark the 200th anniversary of the declaration of independence by the Republic of Brazil, which the Republic of Brazil will celebrate next year in 2022. On November 14, 2021.
His Excellency the President of the Republic of Brazil attended the opening ceremony of the 17th edition of the Dubai Airshow 2021, and the UAE leadership welcomed Brazil’s great participation through the pavilion of the EMBRAER training aircraft representing Brazil’s key defense ministry.
On November 15, the President of the Republic of Brazil attended his country’s National Day celebration as part of “Expo 2020 Dubai” and congratulated the leaders of the United Arab Emirates for hosting this global event.
Sheikh Mohammed bin Saeed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Commander of the Armed Forces, also welcomed President Jair Bolsanaro and discussed bilateral relations and regional issues of common interest. He also received the Grand Medal of the Southern Cross, the Grand Medal of His Highness, the highest Brazilian decoration presented to state and government leaders.
After reviewing the most important issues at the level of bilateral relations, the two sides agreed to further deepen the strategic partnership and expressed their interest in the Strategic Partnership Agreement to hold the first meeting between the United Arab Emirates and the Federation. To discuss topics including the Republic of Brazil in 2022, the Department of Peace and Security, the Economic and Renewable Energy sector in the field of sustainable development, and the sectors of tourism, culture and sports.
Both sides reiterated the importance of strengthening economic cooperation, as the United Arab Emirates has more than $ 30 billion in assets and investments in Brazil and more than 30 Brazilian companies. Operates in the United Arab Emirates. On November 15, 2021, His Excellency the President Bolsanaro attended the opening ceremony of the UAE-Brazil Business Forum, which reflects the clear desire of business leaders to strengthen economic ties between the two countries. As stated in the Memorandum of Understanding on Strategic Partnership for 2019, both sides expressed their desire to enhance bilateral cooperation in the field of agriculture.
Both sides reaffirmed their commitment to promoting peace and stability at the regional and international levels.
The fight against crime
Both sides stressed their readiness to coordinate and deepen cooperation in the fight against crime and to streamline the extradition of prisoners and their social rehabilitation. In this context, the two countries signed an agreement on November 13, 2021 on the transfer of convicts. The two sides reiterated their emphasis on security cooperation and expressed interest in holding a meeting of the Joint Committee on Security Cooperation between the two countries. They noted the desire to establish cooperation in the field of defense, and emphasized joint efforts in the field of research and development. Within the framework of bilateral interest in strengthening bilateral relations, the two sides agreed to promote co-operative efforts in the fields of culture, education, tourism and sports. They welcomed the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding on Education, and the President of Brazil welcomed the signing of the Abrahamic Peace Accord between the United Arab Emirates and Israel in 2020. Both sides stressed that this agreement is a historic opportunity to facilitate and enhance cooperation. The two sides reiterated the importance of the role played by the United Arab Emirates and Brazil in their regional context, and exchanged views on pressing issues in the region. They ensured their readiness to hold frequent consultations and serve as permanent members elected to the United Nations Security Council for the period 2022-2023.
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