Daily Archives: October 31, 2013

Mohamed bin Zayed meets Egyptian President

WAM ABU DHABI, 31st October, 2013 (WAM) — His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces met on Thursday, Adly Mansour, President of Egypt, who is on an official visit to the country.

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi welcomed the Egyptian President in his second country, the UAE, expressing his happiness on the visit, which comes within the framework of enhancing cooperation relations between the UAE and Egypt.

He also wished for Egypt further progress, development and welfare as well as achieve stability, security and developmental in the next period.

Sheikh Mohamed and President Mansour reviewed the existing bilateral relations and ways to strengthen them in various fields in the best interest of the two fraternal countries and peoples.

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi hosted a banquet in honour of Mansour and his accompanying delegation.

The meeting was attended by H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, Dr. Hadef bin Jowan Al Dhahiri, Minister of Justice, the head of the honour mission accompanying the Egyptian President, Mohammad Bin Nakhira Al Dahiri, UAE Ambassador to Egypt. Meanwhile, on the Egyptian, Nabil Fahmy, Egyptian Foreign Minister and others attended the event.

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Egyptian President leaves UAE

Egyptian President leaves UAE
2013-10-31 18:16:46

WAM ABU DHABI, 31st October, 2013 (WAM) — Adly Mansour, President of Egypt has left the UAE, concluding an official visit, during which he held talks with President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Mansour was seen off at the Presidential Airport – Abu Dhabi by H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, Dr. Hadef bin Jowan Al Dhahiri, Minister of Justice and Mohammed bin Nakhaira Al Dahiri, Ambassador of the UAE to Egypt and a number of officials.

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President, VP and Mohamed bin Zayed congratulate Kings and Heads of Arab and Islamic countries on Hijri New Year

President, VP and Mohamed bin Zayed congratulate Kings and Heads of Arab and Islamic countries on Hijri New Year
2013-10-31 11:47:07

WAM ABU DHABI, 31st October, 2013 (WAM) — President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent cables of congratulations to Their Majesties the Kings, Presidents, Emirs and Leaders of Arab and Islamic countries on the occasion of the Al Hijri New Year.

His Highness Sheikh Khalifa wished them all good health and happiness and for their people more progress and prosperity, and pride and greatness for Arab and Islamic nations.

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, has sent similar cables of congratulations to Their Majesties the Kings, Presidents, Emirs and Leaders of Arab and Islamic countries on the blessed occasion.

His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the U.A.E. Armed Forces, in similar cables, congratulated Their Majesties the Kings, Presidents, Emirs and Leaders of Arab and Islamic countries on the Hijri New Year.

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Khalifa meets President of Egypt (final)

WAM ABU DHABI, 31st October, 2013 (WAM)–xxxx. Representative. Khalifa welcomed the Egyptian President and the delegation accompanying him, hailing the fraternal relations between the two countries.

President Mansour briefed the U.A.E. President on implementation of the roadmap to achieve political, security and economic stability in Egypt. The Egyptian President expressed his admiration of the prosperity being experienced by the U.A.E..

Sheikh Khalifa wished Egypt progress and prevalence of security and stability, noting that Egypt represents one of the focal points of stability in the region.

The meeting was attended by H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler`s Representative in the Eastern Region, H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court, H.H. Sheikh Omar bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Etihad Airways, H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the U.A.E. President, Dr. Hadef bin Jowan Al Dhahiri, Minister of Justice, Head of the Honour Mission accompanying the Egyptian President, Ahmed Juma Al Za’abi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs, Lt. General Musbeh bin Rashid Al Fattan, Director of the Office of U.A.E. Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, a number of Sheikhs and senior officials The delegation accompanying the Egyptian President includes, Nabil Famy, Foreign Minister of Egypt, a number of senior officials and Ehab Hammoda, the Egyptian ambassador-designate to the U.A.E..

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Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan receives Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad / final

WAM AL AIN, 31st October, 2013 (WAM) — At the beginning of the meeting, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan welcomed Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad and the accompanying delegation and wished him success in leading the country towards further progress and prosperity.

During the meeting, they discussed prospects for cooperation and development of relations between the United Arab Emirates and Qatar for the benefit of the two brotherly peoples.

The meeting discussed ways to strengthen the march of the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf and the latest developments and current situation in the region.

H.H. Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad expressed his happiness to visit the U.A.E. and meet with Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed, and his pride in the strong brotherly relations and developments in relations between the U.A.E. and Qatar within the framework of the GCC’s blessed march, and to serve the interests of “our brothers in the GCC”.

He stressed the need to achieve greater cooperation and coordination among the GCC countries to face the challenges in the region.

Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad expressed his admiration and appreciation for the experience and cultural development achieved by the U.A.E., led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, wishing the U.A.E. further progress and prosperity.

Sheikh Khalifa and Sheikh Tamim confirmed at the end of the meeting the importance of the continuation of meetings, consultation and coordination between the two countries and between the GCC countries, thus contributing to the strengthening of security and stability in the region.

Sheikh Khalifa bestowed the Zayed Medal to Sheikh Tamim as the embodiment of the depth of the brotherly relations between the two brotherly countries and peoples.

The Emir of Qatar expressed his thanks and appreciation to Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan for giving him the Zayed Medal and for the good and warm reception and hospitality for the accompanying delegation, wishing Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan good health and happiness and for the U.A.E. further progress and prosperity under the wise leadership of His Highness.

The meeting was attended by H.H. Sheikh Tahnoun bin Mohammed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Ruler`s Representative in the Eastern Region, H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, National Security Advisor, H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, H.H. Sheikh Hamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chief of Abu Dhabi Crown Prince’s Court, Chairman of Higher Corporation for Specialised Economic Zones (ZonesCorp) (Chairman of Etihad Airways) (Managing Director of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), H.H. Sheikh Omar bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Charitable and Humanitarian Foundation, H.H. Sheikh Khalid bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Etihad Airways, and H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the U.A.E. President.

Also present were Obaid Bin Humaid Al Tayer, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, Head of the Mission of Honour accompanying His Highness the Emir of Qatar, Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs, Lt. General Misbah bin Rashid Al Fattan, Director of the Office of the Vice-President and a number of senior officials.

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