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Abu Dhabi:22 Feb 2024

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), an export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has debuted at the GTR MENA conference as one of its main sponsors. The event, now in its 24th edition, was held in Dubai on February 20 and 21. The long presence of the event in the region highlights the conference’s value as a platform for building connections, exchanging insights, and engaging...

Abu Dhabi:14 Feb 2024

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the World Government Summit in Dubai as a strategic partner. The three-day event, which took place from February 12 to 14 under the theme of “Shaping Future Governments”, served as a global platform uniting government leaders, thinkers, experts, and decision-makers to exchange insights, anticipate the future, and leverage innovation and technol...

Abu Dhabi:12 Feb 2024

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), and its strategic partners in the banking field Mashreq and Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB), have signed a financing facility with the global energy and commodities trading company BGN. The strategic collaboration sets the stage for a financing arrangement, offering up to US$100 million to facilita...

Abu Dhabi:27 Dec 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the inauguration ceremony at the fishing port of Tanit in Mauritania of an ice factory that would enhance the port’s efficiency. The Fund also supervised the project, carried out for AED24 million (US$6.5 million) by the Emirati company Talc Investment, which is keen to invest in Africa and Latin America. The project was inaugurated by His Ex...

Abu Dhabi:05 Dec 2023

The Arab Coordination Group (ACG), a strategic alliance comprising regional and international development institutions, announced at COP28 an allocation of US$10 billion until 2030. This funding is meant to drive a comprehensive and affordable transition to renewable energy in developing countries. The commitment is an integral part of a strategic plan encompassing seven key points designed to exp...

Abu Dhabi:04 Dec 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) hosted the meeting at the level of directors of operations of the member institutions of the Arab Coordination Group of national and regional development institutions, which coincided with the commencement of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP28, in the UAE. The objective of the meeting was to explore climate solutions. The meeting was convened...

Abu Dhabi:01 Dec 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) commemorated the 52nd Union Day of the UAE with a celebration attended by His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Fund; His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General; department directors, and employees. The event featured various segments inspired by authentic Emirati heritage. It started with the national anthem...

Abu Dhabi:22 Nov 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) financed a solar energy project in Somalia which was inaugurated recently. With a production capacity of 3.5 megawatts, the project aims to meet the electricity needs of Bosaso, the commercial capital of the state of Puntland. Besides supporting Puntland’s energy sector, the solar plant will also address the challenges of climate change, reduce electricity pr...

Abu Dhabi:17 Nov 2023

Abu Dhabi Chamber honored today Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), in appreciation of its pioneering efforts and effective role in supporting Emirati companies and enabling them to expand the scope of their business so that their exports reach global markets. The award ceremony was attended by Mr. Khalil Al Mansoori, the Acting Director General of Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX); organized by Abu Dh...

Abu Dhabi:13 Nov 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the Arab Climate Forum, held in the UAE under the slogan “Sustainable Agriculture and Food Security: Together to Achieve Resilience and Social Development for Small Farmers”. The sessions revolved around topics such as the impact of climate change on development plans and the negative effects on water and agriculture due to ecosystem deterior...

Abu Dhabi:23 Oct 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the inauguration ceremony of the Gudule General Hospital in Juba, South Sudan. The AED36.73 million (US$10 million) project was funded by ADFD from a UAE development grant. This initiative aims to support and enhance the healthcare sector in South Sudan by establishing a 60-bed hospital containing modern equipment to meet the needs of the c...

Abu Dhabi:11 Oct 2023

The Early Childhood Development Centers (ECDC) project in Colombia, supported by an allocation of US$10.5 million from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), stands as a testament to the UAE's commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This initiative has led to remarkable advancements in primary education and health infrastructure, fostering a transformative impact on communities...

Abu Dhabi:04 Oct 2023

A high-level delegation representing Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) recently visited NAFFCO, a global leader in fire safety solutions. The purpose of this visit was to strengthen collaboration between the organizations and to introduce ADFD and ADEX’s financial services to NAFFCO. The goal is to boost national exports and facilitate access for Emirati...

Abu Dhabi:26 Sep 2023

The UAE participated in the eighth annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), held on September 25 and 26 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, under the theme “Sustainable Development in the Face of Global Challenges”. The UAE was represented by His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of Abu Dhabi Development Fund for Development (ADFD) and ...

Abu Dhabi:20 Sep 2023

His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the UAE’s Alternate Governor on the Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), along with Luky Eko Wuryanto, Vice President and Chief Administration Officer of AIIB; officially opened the operational office for the bank at the Abu Dhabi Global Market. The office is the ...

Abu Dhabi:10 Sep 2023

Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the federal export credit agency of the UAE, has joined forces with the Abu Dhabi Export Office (ADEX), in a move to strengthen the UAE's position in international trade and innovation, This partnership is marked by the signing of an insurance policy, which aims to support an initiative to implement a digital transformation project in Angola, thus reinforcing the ...

Abu Dhabi:06 Sep 2023

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has signed a financing agreement with the National Bank of Egypt (NBE), reinforcing trade and economic relations between the UAE and Egypt. This landmark collaboration solidifies the longstanding bond between the two nations and showcases their commitment to mutual prosperity and growth. Under the t...

Abu Dhabi:15 Aug 2023

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has signed an agreement with the Ministry of International Cooperation, Ministry of Finance, and the General Authority for Supply Commodities in Egypt. The agreement entails a revolving financing program valued at US$100 million, with annual renewals planned over a 5-year term, ultimately reaching a...

Abu Dhabi:09 Aug 2023

The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a loan agreement with the Government of Tanzania worth AED 110 million (US$30 million) to enhance energy security in the country. The project’s objective is to fully connect the Kagera administrative region with the national electricity grid, reducing dependency on energy imports from Uganda and providing sustainable and safe electricity sources...

Abu Dhabi:01 Jun 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has participated as a strategic partner in the second edition of the “Make it in the Emirates” forum. This prominent event revolved around the theme of “Investment, Sustainability, and Growth.” As one of the most significant industrial gatherings in the UAE, as well as the wider Middle East and North Africa region, the forum brought together key decision-maker...

Abu Dhabi:08 May 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed an agreement with the government of Mauritania to finance a project aimed at providing potable water to the city of Kiffa, which will be sourced from the Senegal River. The contribution from the ADFD towards this strategic project amounts to AED110 million (US$30 million). The total value of the project, which is being financed by several Arabic a...

Abu Dhabi:19 Apr 2023

His Excellency Dr. Sultan Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, COP28 President-Designate, and UAE Governor of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank; and Jin Liqun, President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank, signed the Host Member Agreement for establishing the AIIB’s Interim Operational Hub in the UAE on the Abu Dhabi Global Market, AIIB’s first overseas office. ...

Abu Dhabi:13 Apr 2023

In a bid to strengthen the UAE’s standing as a global hub for advanced technology, a delegation from the Abu Dhabi Fund (ADFD) for Development and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) recently visited the Abu Dhabi-based artificial intelligence and cloud computing technology holding company, G42. The delegation discussed the joint strategic cooperation and explored ways to enhance the Fund’s role i...

Abu Dhabi:07 Mar 2023

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development; and Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC), have joined hands to provide a loan facility of USD135 million to Trafigura, a market leader in the global commodities industry. ADEX contributed USD125 million of the total facility to support Trafigura’s working capital needs, including for export...

Abu Dhabi:07 Mar 2023

A delegation of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) visited the headquarters of Mark Cables as part of a series of field visits to national institutions in the country. The purpose of the visit was to expand strategic cooperation with Emirati companies operating in vital sectors, in line with the national strategy to support exports. The delegation wa...

Abu Dhabi:22 Feb 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed an agreement with the Nigerian government to finance the Minna-Bida Road project in the country. The Fund has allocated AED165 million (US$45 million) to support the first development project in Nigeria, which is expected to stimulate commercial activities and improve transport links between the main cities in the country. The 82-kilometer road lin...

Abu Dhabi:15 Feb 2023

His Excellency Khalifa Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development; held a meeting with His Excellency Alpha Bacar Barry, Minister of Technical Education, Vocational Training and Employment of Guinea; during the World Government Summit in Dubai. In attendance were Adel Abdulla Al Hosani, Director of Operations at ADFD; Khalil Al Mansoori, Acting Director General of th...

Abu Dhabi:14 Feb 2023

His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and Chairman of the Exports Executive Committee of the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), met His Excellency Arnoldo Andre Tinoco, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Costa Rica, to discuss ways to strengthen relations between the UAE and Costa Rica in various fields. The meeting was held as part of the...

Abu Dhabi:14 Feb 2023

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, signed a Memorandum of Cooperation during the World Government Summit to support investments in emerging markets related to the clean energy transition, climate mitigation and adaptation, the adoption of clean technologies, and food security amongst others. The cooperation fr...

Abu Dhabi:10 Feb 2023

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), signed two green finance agreements with the government of Angola, valued at AED445 million (US$121.3 million). The financing is provided in cooperation with Standard Chartered Bank. One agreement, valued at AED330 million (US$90 million), relates to the acquisition of an analytical platform, ...

Abu Dhabi:17 Jan 2023

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), signs an agreement with the Korea Trade Insurance Corporation (K-SURE), on the sidelines of the UAE-Korean Business Forum, organized by the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industry. His Excellency Yoon Suk-yeol, President of South Korea, was present at the event. The agreement aims to promote Emirati exports, drive investment, and explore fresh opportunities to c...

Abu Dhabi:19 Dec 2022

The Republic of Seychelles moved a step closer to realizing its clean energy ambitions with the inauguration of a UAE-funded 5-megawatt (MW) solar photovoltaic (PV) plant with battery storage, the second clean-energy project in the African island nation. Developed by Masdar and the Seychelles’ Public Utilities Corporation (PUC), the Ile de Romainville Solar Park was financed by Abu Dhabi Fun...

Abu Dhabi:18 Dec 2022

A delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), visited Al Dahra Agricultural Company in Khalifa Industrial Zone (KIZAD), one of the leading firms in the UAE’s food and agriculture sector. The delegates held a meeting with the company officials, where they explored ways to enhance cooperation and underscored ADFD’s role in supporting the effort of m...

Abu Dhabi:16 Dec 2022

The Executive Committee of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) held its first meeting for 2022, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Vice Chairman of the ADFD Board of Directors, Chairman of the Executive Committee. The virtual meeting was attended by H.E. Ahmed bin Ali Al Sayegh, Minister of State, H.E. Fari...

Abu Dhabi:08 Dec 2022

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) signed an agreement with Togo’s Ministry of Economy and Finance to raise the production capacity of the Mohammed bin Zayed Solar Park in the country from the current 50 megawatts to 70 megawatts. In addition, the financing will help procure 4MWh solar energy production storage system. Under the agreement, the Abu Dhabi Exports Office will provide a loan of AED9...

Abu Dhabi:01 Dec 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development celebrated the UAE’s 51st National Day, with the programs presided over by His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of ADFD. His Excellency Khalifa Al Qubaisi, the Deputy Director General; department directors; and other members of the staff took part in the celebrations. In a speech, H.E. Al Suwaidi extended greetings to His Highness Sheikh Mohamme...

Abu Dhabi:24 Nov 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) signed a financing agreement with the Argentine government for an AED105.8 million (US$28.8 million) project to build modern water plants and rehabilitate and expand existing water stations in 26 villages in Cordoba province. The agreement was signed by H.E Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development; and H.E Juan Schiaretti, t...

Abu Dhabi:23 Nov 2022

His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, today met at the Fund’s headquarters Jin Liqun, President of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB). The meeting was attended by His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD, and other officials from both sides. The two sides discussed the development of bilateral rel...

Abu Dhabi:18 Nov 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development participated in the first plenary session of the Council of Foreign Investors in Uzbekistan, which was held this week under the chairmanship of His Excellency Shavkat Mirziyoyev, President of Uzbekistan. The discussions focused on fostering economic development in Uzbekistan by facilitating investment in various fields and enabling investors to overcome obstacles. ...

Abu Dhabi:09 Nov 2022

Today, three new partners have officially joined the Energy Transition Accelerator Financing Platform (ETAF), IRENA’s global climate finance platform aimed at mobilising capital to scale up renewable project funding in developing countries by 2030. Cooperation agreements with the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Masdar and Swiss Re were signed on-site at the UN Climate Change Conferen...

Abu Dhabi:01 Nov 2022

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has signed an AED36.7 million (US$10 million) line-of-credit agreement with the National Bank of Iraq, part of the Capital Bank Group. The agreement aims to boost economic cooperation between the UAE and Iraq which, in turn, will strengthened bilateral relations. It will also encourage Emirati c...

Abu Dhabi:26 Oct 2022

The UAE participated in the seventh annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), held virtually under the theme “Sustainable Infrastructure Toward a Connected World”. The UAE was represented by His Excellency Dr. Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology, and the UAE’s Governor at the AIIB Board of Governors. The Meeting...

Abu Dhabi:16 Oct 2022

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, took part in a CEOs Forum for Exporting Manufacturers, which was held in the UAE capital. The event was attended by senior government officials and representatives of public and private companies and industrial institutions. Organized by the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED), in coo...

Abu Dhabi:30 Sep 2022

A delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and its export-financing arm, the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), visited Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB), an entity within EDGE, one of the world’s leading advanced technology groups for defense and beyond. The delegates held discussions with ADSB officials about the promotion of Emirati companies with ADFD’s support and raising the competit...

Abu Dhabi:12 Sep 2022

Abdullah Al Muhairbi, an Emirati engineer, has created history after he scaled the 5,642-meter Mount Elbrus in Russia, and 6,962-meter Mount Aconcagua in Argentina in South America. These achievements are part of his mission to conquer the Seven Summits – the highest mountains of each of the seven continents. In 2015, he climbed the highest peak in Africa, on Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, which i...

Abu Dhabi:27 Aug 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) will celebrate Emirati Women's Day on August 28 under the theme, “An Inspiring Reality, a Sustainable Future”. The occasion is an opportunity for ADFD to recognize the contributions of women to the UAE’s progress and development and their outstanding achievements in every sphere. H.E. Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Developmen...

Abu Dhabi:26 Jul 2022

Since its establishment in 1971, Abu Dhabi Fund for Development has been on a mission to drive development in various fields; it has achieved many milestones for the UAE, enabling the country to raise its global status, thanks to the patronage of the leadership. The national vision has been the guiding principle for ADFD as it helped developing countries to strengthen their economies, while also s...

Abu Dhabi:14 Jul 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) signed two loan agreements with the Electricity and Water Authority in Bahrain to finance a water supply network project. Under the agreements, ADFD has committed to provide a loan of AED150.6 million, and ADEX to provide a loan of AED187.32 million. The project aims to enhance the capacity of the water transmiss...

Abu Dhabi:28 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), has signed a financing agreement with the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID), whereby a line of credit of US$20 million will be opened between the two entities that will enhance strategic cooperation, leading to an increase in the volume of trade between the UAE and ECOWAS member...

Abu Dhabi:22 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development and its export-financing arm, the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), participated in the “Make in the Emirates” forum, organized by the Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology (MoIAT) in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED). The forum was held on June 21 and 22 under the theme, “Invest, Partner, Grow”. More than 1,300 represe...

Abu Dhabi:16 Jun 2022

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) signed agreements with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and The Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (known as Masdar) at the Agency’s headquarters today. The agreement with ADFD formalises the fund’s anchor investment of USD 400 million to IRENA’s Energy Transition Accelerator Financing (ETAF) Platform. The signing of the Letter of Intent with...

Abu Dhabi:15 Jun 2022

Two grain silos have been inaugurated in Jordan’s Juwaideh and Aqaba regions following an extensive renovation. The project was carried out by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) to raise the capacity of the Juwaideh silo to 120,000 tons, and the Aqaba granary to 100,000 tons. The aim was to support the Jordan’s National Food and Security Strategy for 2025. Abu Dhabi Fund financed the AED258.7 ...

Abu Dhabi:14 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), the export-financing arm of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), signed a financing agreement with Capital Bank of Jordan, whereby a credit line of approximately AED73.4 million (US$20m) will be opened to support collaborative efforts to enhance UAE's exports to the region and boost economies of the two countries. The agree...

Abu Dhabi:08 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated as a strategic sponsor in the Bonds, Loans and Sukuk Middle East conference, which was held in Dubai on June 7 and 8. The forum is the largest of its kind in the region, which brings together issuers, borrowers, investors, and bankers to discuss the developments of local and international bond, syndicated loan and sukuk markets. The global eve...

Abu Dhabi:06 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) joined the international community in celebrating World Environment Day on June 5. Marked this year under the theme, “We have Only One Land”, the occasion aimed to unite global efforts to preserve the environment and sustain its limited land resources. ADFD emphasized the UAE’s leading role in preserving the environment and addressing negative impacts of cli...

Abu Dhabi:03 Jun 2022

Khalil Al Mansoori, Acting Director General of Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), met officials from Industrial Development Bureau representing Abu Dhabi's Department of Economic Development. They reviewed cooperation and strategic partnership, as well as plans to promote exports and support the national economy. Al Mansoori said: “The meeting is part of an initiative to unite the national...

Abu Dhabi:01 Jun 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development has launched the Tamkeen programme for vocational training to support the UAE’s effort to build a knowledge economy by investing in skill development of Emiratis. Supervised by experts and specialists from ADFD, the training covers diverse areas such as investment, project management, financial affairs, internal auditing, information technology, media and communicati...

Abu Dhabi:25 May 2022

Strategic relations between Abu Dhabi Development Fund for Development (ADFD) and the government of Jordan date to 1974, when ADFD financed the first project in the country. Thereafter, the Fund financed hundreds of development projects in vital sectors, whose total value stands at about AED 6.5 billion. These projects collectively raised the standard of living in Jordan and helped the government ...

Abu Dhabi:23 May 2022

H.E Khalifa Al Qabisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD, hosted Shaukat Ali Soudhan, Ambassador of Mauritius, at the Fund’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi. They explored expansion of cooperation that would bolster crucial sectors in Mauritius. Al Qabisi said that the meeting was part of periodic interactions that are held to discuss cooperation over mutual interests and priorities. “The visit was als...

Abu Dhabi:18 Apr 2022

Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), and Chairman of the Exports Executive Committee of the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), hosted at ADFD headquarters Sunjay Sudhir, the Ambassador of India to the UAE. The talks were held against the backdrop of the Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement signed this year by the two countries, which is expected...

Abu Dhabi:31 Mar 2022

Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) received representatives of the Export-Import Bank of Korea (KEXIM) at its headquarters here. The two sides discussed ways to reinforce their collaboration that would lead to more robust trade relations between the UAE and South Korea.   The meeting was led by Khalil Al Mansoori, Acting Director General of ADEX; and Cholkyu Lee, Chief Representative o...

Abu Dhabi:30 Mar 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the African Development Bank (AfDB), aimed at strengthening cooperation over investment in strategic sectors in Africa that would sustainably drive socioeconomic development in the continent, while also achieving the UAE’s development- financing goals for developing countries. The MoU was signed by H.E. Moha...

Abu Dhabi:30 Mar 2022

H.E. Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) and Chairman of the Exports Executive Committee of the Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), met today with a Tanzanian delegation led by H.E Dr. Philip Isdor, Vice President of the United Republic of Tanzania to discuss the enhancement of bilateral relations between the UAE and Tanzania. On the ...

Abu Dhabi:30 Mar 2022

H.E. Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), and Chairman of the Exports Executive Committee of Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX), welcomed a delegation from the republic of Brazil led by H.E. Flávio Augusto Viana Rocha, Special Secretary for Strategic Affairs of the Presidency of the Brazilian Republic. Along with Mr. Khalil Al Mansoori, Acting Director ...

Abu Dhabi:28 Mar 2022

His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, the Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), received His Excellency Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali, the President of Guyana, and his delegation. The meeting was attended by senior officials from ADFD. The two sides discussed the strategic relations and future opportunities that serve mutual interests. H.E. Al Suwaidi expressed his gratitude to ...

Abu Dhabi:23 Mar 2022

The Board of Directors of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) held a meeting under the chairmanship of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, and ADFD Board Chairman, and in the presence of the board members and ADFD Director-General. His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International C...

Abu Dhabi:22 Mar 2022

Water projects prominently figure in developmental initiatives of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD). Estimated at AED2 billion, these initiatives collectively benefited 18 countries while also powering other sectors such as agriculture, industry and energy. The emphasis on water reflects ADFD’s commitment to the world to support efforts to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals, especi...

Abu Dhabi:22 Mar 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the inauguration of five colleges in Jordan, which were built with an ADFD funding of AED80.3 million (US$21.83m). The initiative is part of the Jordanian Public Universities Development Program that includes the implementation of 27 projects in the education sector at a total value of AED 466 million (US$126.87m) to boost the education sector....

Abu Dhabi:17 Mar 2022

The Abu Dhabi Exports Office (ADEX) took part in a two-day TXF Middle East and Africa conference, which sought to enhance export and finance collaboration between the two regions. The participation is part of ADEX’s effort to strengthen the Emirati export sector and support the drive to diversify the national economy. The TXF Middle East & Africa: Export Project Finance 2022 conference, held in...

Abu Dhabi:01 Mar 2022

Abu Dhabi Fund for Development participated in the inauguration of the first bridge built as part of the Berbera-Hargeisa corridor project in Somaliland. This strategic initiative has been financed from the AED 330.5 million (US$89.9m) grant programme provided by the United Arab Emirates for the country in 2017. The grant is managed by ADFD to finance various projects to drive sustainable developm...

Abu Dhabi:23 Feb 2022

His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), received at the Fund’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi His Excellency Shaukat Ali Soudhan, Ambassador of Mauritius to the UAE. His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD; and other senior officials from both sides were present at the meeting. They discussed bilateral ...

Abu Dhabi:21 Feb 2022

His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), received His Excellency Rodrigo Malmercadiz, Minister of Trade, Foreign Investment and International Cooperation of Cuba, at the ADFD headquarters in Abu Dhabi. Present at the meeting were His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD; His Excellency Roberto Blanco, Amba...

Abu Dhabi:18 Feb 2022

His Excellency Mohamed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), received a delegation from Guinea-Conakry, headed by His Excellency Ousmane Domboya, Adviser to the President. The discussions focused on expanding the economic cooperation. The meeting was attended by His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD; and other offic...

Abu Dhabi:10 Feb 2022

His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al-Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, received His Excellency Husain Bagis, Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia for the UAE, at the Fund’s headquarters in Abu Dhabi. His Excellency Khalifa Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD, and several officials from both sides also attended the meeting. During the meeting, the two ...

Abu Dhabi:09 Feb 2022

His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al-Suwaidi, Director General of the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), received a delegation from the Republic of Sierra Leone led by His Excellency Dr. Austin Demby, Minister of Health and Sanitation. Along with His Excellency Rashid Sesay, Ambassador of the Republic of