YEREVAN, February 8. /ARKA/. Businesswomen from Armenia, Russian and the United Arab Emirates are establishing cooperation, LiliaGevorgyan, the head of the Armenian Commerce and Industry Chamber’s Business Women Support Foundation, told journalists on Friday.
“In recent days, a delegation made up of 20 women from Armenia and 24 from Russia returned from the United Arab Emirates, where we signed a number of agreements on cooperation in various businesses,” she said adding that this was the Armenian businesswomen’s first visit of this kind.
She said that the visit has resulted in a decision to cooperate in construction, medicine, education and folk craft areas.
Besides, a cooperation agreement was signed by the Armenian Commerce and Industry Chamber’s Business Women Support Foundation and a similar institution of the United Arab Emirates.
Armenian and Russian businesswomen met with Sheikha Hessa Saad al-Abdullah Al-Sabah, president of the Council of Arab Businesswomen, as part of their visit.
A delegation of Arab businesswomen is expected to pay a return visit to Armenia in October 2013.
The Armenian Commerce and Industry Chamber’s Business Women Support Foundation have organized many forums, seminars and exhibitions in some countries, including Georgia, Russia and Iran, since it was established in 2005. -0-