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TYNESIDE SAFETY GLASS WELCOME PHILIP DUNNE TO IDEX 2013

17/02/2013

Tyneside Safety Glass welcomed Philip Dunne, the minister responsible for defence procurement and exports, to their stand on the opening day of IDEX 2013 in Abu Dhabi.

The minister was among local and foreign dignitaries who joined HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice-President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and HH General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, at the opening of the exhibition.

Touring the UK pavilion, Mr Dunne viewed leading examples of British advanced technology and innovation and questioned exhibitors closely about their work and export opportunities.

At the Tyneside Safety Glass display, Mr Dunne (pictured left) and Richard Paniguian (right), head of the Defence and Security Organisation (UKTI DSO), were briefed by Tyneside Safety Glass Managing Director, Chris Hannant.

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