The Environment and Protected Areas Authority (Epaa) organised a special celebration entitled “You May Know One Another” for the UAE’s 48th National Day. Held on the morning of Monday 25th November at Epaa’s Natural History & Botanical Museum, the celebration was aimed at VIPs including the heads and directors of government departments and representatives from the Embassy of the State of Palestine and the Embassy of the Republic of Mexico and government employees, Epaa staff, people from a nursing home and the Museum’s visitors.
Five thousands people from 58 nationalities raised the flag, breaking the record for being the largest number of people holding one flag.
His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, praised the efforts exerted by the members of the previous session of the Sharjah Consultative Council (SCC), highlighting their distinguished role in promoting the society’s advancement and ensuring various services to the public.
President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to King of Thailand Maha Vajiralongkorn, on the occasion of his country's National Day, which is marked on 5th December.
The Royal Thai Consulate General in Dubai hosted on Thursday a reception in celebration of Thailand’s National Day and Father’s Day, co-observed with the 92nd Birth Anniversary of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej The Great.
The airline will attempt to welcome as many nationalities as possible onto flight EK2019, for a special flight journey around the UAE.
Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters have set themselves a busy schedule for Saturday, rebuilding “Lennon Walls” of anti-government graffiti and marking the fifth anniversary of the
The Burj Khalifa’s official Twitter account said, “Burj Khalifa lights up in honour of Bahrain National Day, wishing all the people of the Kingdom of Bahrain a year filled with prosperity and success.”
The Emirates NBD, a leading banking group in the region, marked the National Day with staff ceremonies at its offices in Meydan.