On Monday, Iran’s Melli Bank CEO Abdol Nasser Hemmati met with United Arab Emirates’ Central Bank Governor Mubarak Rashid al-Mansouri in the UAE capital Abu Dhabi.
During the meeting, the Iranian banking manager provided some reports on the progress of the Iranian economy, despite the continuation of international sanctions. He also called for further assistance from United Arab Emirates’ Central Bank to Iran’s banks, especially Iran’s Melli Bank branches which operate in the UAE.
In addition to the bank's subsidiaries and affiliated independent banks in other countries, Hemmati pointed out, Iran’s Melli Bank works with 7 branches and a counter in different cities of the United Arab Emirates where it offers "remarkable” services to individuals as well as companies, especially Iranian businessesmen and people in the Arab country.
For his part, United Arab Emirates’ Central Bank Governor Mubarak Rashid al-Mansouri pointed to the key role of Iran's Melli Bank activities in his country and called for assistance to help expand the activities.