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Centre, firm mark 48th N-Day with fervour


Visitors attend a day-long event with multiple activities to celebrate the 48th National Day at Rashid Centre.

Jamil Khan, Senior Reporter

With UAE’s 48th National Day around the corner, more and more organisations in public and private centre are holding celebrations to show their solidarity with the nation and their admiration for it.

The Rashid Centre for People of Determination organised a day-long event with multiple activities to celebrate the 48th National Day.

Patrons from different segments of life visited the stalls which not only showcased Emiratis entrepreneurship skills but also enthralled the vistors with fun filled activities.

Stall displaying UAE’s heritage and traditional captivated the audience with Yaula and national songs while many students in co-operation with various private organisations set up traditional tents displaying folklore, including traditional dishes and henna.

The guest of honour was Abduljalil Al Bulooki, participated along with Sheikha Fatima Bint Hasher Bin Dalmouk Al Maktoum and Maryam Othman, Director General of the Center.

Maryam Othman said in her opening speech “On my own behalf, and on behalf of our students, the Rashid Center, I welcome you all and congratulate you on the 48th National Day of the United Arab Emirates. This auspicious union established by the founding father Zayed, may God rest his soul, gave the people of determination a lot, safeguarded their human rights and dignity, and enacted laws and legislation guaranteeing their right to life.”

She added “The UAE will remain faithful to its humanitarian mission, spreading values and principles, above a complete system of tolerance, cooperation and positivity, incubating the world on its soil, emphasizing coexistence and acceptance of the other and openness to cultures without reneging on the past, roots and traditions.”

Separately, PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, also marked the occasion by is offering shoppers with the opportunity to showcase their love and support for the country. It is offering an additional 10 per cent off on top of ongoing discount of 30-70 per cent.

They invite visitors to take a pledge to help the nation prosper and make the best of the discounts while you are at our stores. Share your ideas on how you will contribute to make your surroundings better, and stand a chance to win with Pan Emirates. The best 10 pledges will win Dhs 300 each.

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