Bilateral Relations

United Arab Emirates

General Information

Diplomatic relations between Armenia and the UAE were established on June 25, 1998 in New York.

In 2012 Mr. Gegham Gharibjanyan presented his credentials as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Armenia to the United Arab Emirates.

Armenia and UAE develop effective cooperation in  political, economic, educational, scientific and other fields. 

Visits

To the UAE

February 2000 Armenian Foreign Minister Vardan Oskanian (off.)
April 2002 Armenian President Robert Kocharyan (off.)
September 2005 Armenian Foreign Minister Vardan Oskanian (work.)
October 2007 Armenian Foreign Minister Vardan Oskanian (work.)
December 2007 Armenian President Robert Kocharyan (work.)
November 2012 Armenian Foreign Minister Edward Nalbandian (work.)

To Armenia

September 2005 UAE Ruler of Sharja Emirate Sheykh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi (off.)
August 2008 UAE Deputy Ruler of Ras el-Khayma Sheykh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi (work.)
June 2009 Minister of Foreign Affaires of the UAE Sheykh Abdallah Bin Zayed Al Nahayan (work.)

 

Signed documents

Agreements

  • On mutual encouragement and protection of investments: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On avoiding of double taxation of profits and estate: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On economic and technical cooperatio: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On legal assistance in criminal matters: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On extradition: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On cooperation in the field of healthcare and medical assistance: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On cooperation in the field of agriculture: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On cultural cooperation: April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi
  • On reciprocal granting of land for diplomatic missions: December 10, 2007, Anu Dhabi
  • On financing of Arpa-Sevan water channel: December 10, 2007, Anu Dhabi
  • On cooperation in the field of Air Services: November 20, 2012, Abu Dhabi

Memorandums

  • On political consultations between the Ministry of Foreign Affaires of the Republic of Armenia and the Ministry of Foreign Affaires of the UAE: December 10, 2007, Anu Dhabi

Protocols

  • On establishment of diplomatic relations: July 1998, New York
  • On intention to cooperate in the field of education and science.
    April 20, 2002, Abu Dhabi 

Economic ties

Armenia-UAE trade exchange volumes

  Export Import
2012 5850.2 255097.6
2013 9436.8 289403.6
2014 12061.2 266417.6

Major items of import

Paint-and-lacquer, construction materials, sugar, candy, plasic goods, paper, furniture, home appliances, transport means & autos etc.

Major items of export

Copper and alluminium products, natural and artificial pearls etc. 

Updated on 29.06.2016

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