"It is his vision that is already transforming UAE into a leading economic [and] political player on the global stage,” he said and added that as the prime minister, he saw first-hand his brotherly affection for Pakistan.
President Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan continued to accept the condolences of world leaders and heads of their delegations over the passing of the late Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
"Pakistan values its fraternal relations with UAE," the President said in a tweet. "I hope under his leadership fraternal relations between the two countries will be further strengthened."
"We congratulate President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and ask Allah Almighty to grant him success and prosperity. We affirm our permanent solidarity in serving the nation and preserving its union under his wise leadership."
"The election of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan assures the continuation of the country's path as it advances politically, economically, socially and culturally," Sheikh Humaid said.
Condolences were offered by a number of sheikhs, UAE Cabinet ministers, senior civil and Armed Forces officials, Police, citizens, diginatries and residents at Al Mushrif Palace in Abu Dhabi on Saturday.
"I congratulate my long-time friend Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan on his election as President of the United Arab Emirates," Biden said in a statement.
Putin said, "I am convinced that your activities in the position of head of state will contribute to the further development of friendly relations and mutually beneficial cooperation in all directions between Russia and the UAE."
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed is a generous and loving leader. He is the protector of our country, a partner and a brother to all the people of the Emirates,s ays Sheikh Hamad.