x Abu Dhabi, UAEWednesday 17 January 2018

Sheikh Abdullah discusses energy with Indian minister

Trade and investment opportunities were also discussed with the Indian Foreign Minister, SM Krishna.

Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed, Minister of Foreign Affairs, met the Indian foreign minister in Abu Dhabi yesterday to talk about energy, trade and investment opportunities.

"We discussed how to satisfy the Indian need for energy," said Sheikh Abdullah. India will continue to look to the UAE for oil imports, said SM Krishna, the Indian minister of external affairs.

"Considering the kind of development taking place in India, our energy requirement correspondingly increases," Mr Krishna said, adding Sheikh Abdullah planned to visit India next month.