After the inaugural session of the Saudi-Emirati Coordination Council was held in June in Jeddah, the council carried out a sequel on Saturday. The second meeting was held in order to gauge and assess the process of implementation of joint strategic projects. Furthermore, the council also identified 175 crucial joint initiatives that would go a long way in defining the imminent course of Saudi-Emirati Cooperation.
The inaugural session of the meeting that was held in June was overseen by Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, Chairman of the Council for Economic Affairs and Development; and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces. The meeting on Saturday was co-chaired by Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs and the Future; and Mohammed Al Tuwaijri, Saudi Minister of Economy and Planning.
The two great nations share a common vision and have unified goals that would help accomplish a range of issues related to mutual interests. Thus, the leaders of the two nations are advocating measures to increase the prosperity for people in both countries and also increase their happiness index. The two nations also share strong bilateral bonds that have stood the test of time and have strengthened their economic, developmental and military ties over the years symbolizing Arab brotherhood.