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Jamil Khan, Senior Reporter
The Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, marked the National Day with staff ceremonies at its offices in Meydan.
Commenting on the occasion, Hesham Abdulla Al Qassim, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Emirates NBD, said: “As the nation marks the 48th UAE National Day in the Year of Tolerance, we are grateful for the progressive leadership and wise guidance of our founding fathers in building a diverse and inclusive society that welcomes people from all walks of life. As a global bank with local roots in the UAE, Emirates NBD has always aligned its business model and corporate values to those of the UAE government, growing side-by-side with the country to become a global leader and innovator in financial services. We take this opportunity to wish our customers, stakeholders, partners, and the entire community a happy National Day and we are pleased to celebrate the spirit of unity and harmony that binds us all together.”
Similarly, the management of the newly inaugurated wholesale outlet decided to share happiness with the citizens while offering not only discounts on most of its products but also ‘surprise gifts’.
The promotions with price discounts and surprise gifts will continue for whole week by the Bismi Group, the leading wholesale and retail brand in food and distribution, on the launch of its newest outlet near Eagle Hills, Al Gufra, Fujairah.
The launch was attended by Ahmed Khamis Saeed Amer Al Noumi, Director of Corporate Support Service Department, Fujairah Municipality; Waleed Mohammed Saleh Al Fikri Director, Economic Department, Fujairah, Faisal Abdulla Mohammed, Head of Market Section, Dubai Municipality, PM Haris, Managing Director, Bismi Group, Faizal Haris Executive Director, Bismi Group, officials from the Bismi Group as well as social media stars Meera Alnaqbi and Bu Dahi along with other dignitaries.
By the grand opening of Bismi Wholesale in Fujairah, the group expanded its successful presence in UAE. Bismi Wholesales works with a vision that merges wholesale and retail, thus gives a reliable price for both consumers and businesses. Apart from the wholesale price, a variety of products will be available on exclusive spot offers.
PM Haris, Managing Director of the group said that they are happy to open the new outlet in Fujairah as it unveiled a significantly large list of essential products at the wholesale price. “The product list includes dry foods, frozen food, perfumes, chilled products, fresh fruits & vegetables, stationery, drinks, detergents, disposables, cosmetics and more. For an easy shopping experience, Bismi Wholesale in Fujairah is introducing drive through purchase options, first of its kind in the UAE FMCG segment. All the visitors of the grand opening ceremony were also treated with a variety of surprise gifts through ‘visit & win’,” he said.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of Portugal on the occasion of his country's National Day,
Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed, Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid, and Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed dispatched similar messages to Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdul Aziz, the Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defence of Saudi Arabia.
Dec.1, 2019 will be a holiday to mark Commemoration Day followed by another two-day holiday on Dec.2-3 to mark the UAE National Day.
In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation called on the Israeli authorities to reduce escalation and not take steps to exacerbate tension and instability in the region.
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