Cabinet approves India UAE MoU for scientific and technical cooperation

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to the Memorandum of Understanding on scientific and technical cooperation between National Centre of Meteorology of the United Arab Emirates and Ministry of Earth Sciences.

 The MoU will enable sharing of knowledge, data and operational products for meteorological, seismological and oceanic services between both the countries.

This MoU will facilitate exchange of scientific and technical information, deployment of Meteorological observation networks over ocean, mutual cooperation in the development of special capacities and research of Tsunami models for faster and more reliable forecasts of Tsunamis. Sharing the real-time seismic data and cooperation in early warnings of sand and dust storms are the other key elements of the MoU.