Shenzhen Day and Products Show in Dubai build bridges between UAE, C..


DUBAI, 11th January, 2022 (WAM) — Over 300 public and private sector stakeholders from China and the UAE took part in the first Shenzhen Day Launch Ceremony and Products Show, a hybrid event held earlier today and streamed live in two locations – Dubai and Shenzhen. The event, co-hosted by Dubai Chambers and the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade aimed to build new bridges between public and private sector stakeholders in Dubai and Shenzhen. It was joined by over 70 Shenzhen-based companies specialising in life and health, consumer electronics and intelligent security, that put more than 350 high-tech products on display. Addressing participants in a special video message, Ali Obaid Al Dhaheri, UAE Ambassador to China, spoke about the close business and cultural ties shared by the UAE and China and highlighted the significance of Expo 2020 Dubai as a key factor and catalyst that will further strengthen the countries’ comprehensive strategic partnership. Addressing participants at the event, Abdulla Al Basti, Secretary-General of Dubai Executive Council, elaborated on UAE-China economic ties and noted that trade between the two countries reached US$49 billion in 2020, while the value of Dubai-Shenzhen trade reached over US$1 billion, adding that he…