Mauritania’s President Mohamed Ould Cheikh El Ghazouani arrives to attend a summit on the situation in the Sahel region in the southern French city of Pau, France, on January 13, 2020. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau
DUBAI (Reuters) – United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan on Sunday allocated $2 billion for investment and development projects in Mauritania, as well as loans, UAE state news agency (WAM) said.
Mauritania President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani is on an official visit to the UAE, where he met the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
Reporting by Nayera Abdallah and Nafisa Eltahir; Editing by David Goodman
Source: Reuters.com © 2019 Thomson Reuters. All rights reserved. Reuters content is the intellectual property of Thomson Reuters or its third party content providers. Any copying, republication or redistribution of Reuters content, including by framing or similar means, is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters shall not be liable for any errors or delays in content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon. “Reuters” and the Reuters Logo are trademarks of Thomson Reuters and its affiliated companies.Follow us: