It is important to point out that the deals put Israel's relations with the Arab world on entirely new historical footing. Israel is no longer politically isolated and estranged in its wider neighborhood.
Fourth, the investment and trade deals with the UAE and Bahrain represent significant economic opportunities for Israel's high tech industry, as well as its military-defense and tourism industries. In particular, there are major joint investment opportunities in cyberdefense, fintech, foodtech, water desalination, and renewable energy. For Israel, the investment opportunities have generated enormous anticipation. However there should also be concern regarding the potential for sensitive dual use advanced technologies ending up in the hands of third parties, particularly given the Emirates’ history as a regional entrepot.