UAE allocates $2 billion to Mauritania projects: state news agency WAM

DUBAI (Reuters) – United Arab Emirates President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan on Sunday allocated $2 billion for investment and development projects in Mauritania, as well as loans, UAE state news agency (WAM) said.

Mauritania President Mohamed Ould Ghazouani is on an official to the UAE, where he met the Crown Prince Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

(Reporting by Nayera Abdallah and Nafisa Eltahir; Editing by David Goodman)