Boao Forum cites need for Asian cooperation
(Dubai) – Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, joined more than 350 high-ranking government officials, global finance leaders, policy makers and academics, including former Vice Premier of the State Council of China, Zeng Peiyan, who gathered in Dubai to attend the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) Financial Cooperation Conference.
BFA, which will run to 26 November, is recognised as the most prestigious forum in the region and will provide a platform for two days of discussion aimed at driving forward the conversation on key financial issues confronting Asian countries and laying the groundwork for closer collaboration in the future.
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid was flanked by H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, and Sheikha Lubna bint Khalid Al Qasimi, Minister of International Cooperation and Development (MICAD), and Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Director-General of Dubai’s Protocol Department.