In the framework of the official visit of the Austrian delegation to the UAE which took place from 17-20 Nov. 2021, Senator Dr. Richard Schenz, Vice-President of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber (WKO) and President of the Austro-Arab Chamber of Commerce (AACC), headed the economic delegation (representing the President of the WKO), accompanied by AACC Secretary-General Mr. Mouddar Khouja. The President and the Secretary-General took part in the “Austria Connect Gulf” conference, the Day of Nations which focused on Austria, in addition to the Austrian National Day Ceremony.
President Schenz and SG Khouja also paid a visit to the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI), where they were cordially received by H.E. Abdullah Bin Sultan Al-Owais, President of SCCI and Vice-President of the Federation of UAE Chambers of Commerce & Industry.
The two also visited the University City of Sharjah, the biggest of its kind in the world, where they were also warmly welcomed by its Direcor-General H.E. Dr. Khalid Bin Butti Al-Hajri, who took them on a tour across the various faculties and institutes of the University City.
Video of the Sharjah University City visit (in Arabic): https://youtu.be/-JfBpkiZvk0