Ottawa, ON – On November 21, 2022, the Hon. Michael Chong, Conservative Shadow Minister for Foreign Affairs, held a meeting with H.E. Fahad Saeed Al Raqbani, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates, about Canada-UAE relations.  

MP Chong highlighted several items with the Ambassador including: 

  • Canada-UAE trade and investment 
  • The UAE’s role in strengthening regional and global security. 
  • Deeper cooperation between Canada and the UAE on energy. 

H.E. Fahad Saeed Al Raqbani and MP Chong discussed the MOU establishing a Joint Committee for Cooperation signed in July 2022. They agreed to continue the dialogue on Canada-UAE relations.