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REPORTS - NATIONAL DAY 2010 EVENTS AND REPORTS

Emirates Transport celebrates national day with a new Guinness World Records achievement

Posted on 09/12/2010

Emirates Transport, a UAE Federal Government Organisation, has set a Guinness World Records title for the largest parade of Hyundai buses in the world. The record breaking date, 2nd December 2010, was selected to commemorate the 39th UAE national day with a fleet of 390 Hyundai school buses. The event took place on Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Highway Abu Dhabi, starting from Al Saadiyat island and finishing on the Yas Island with the fleet covering a total length of 5.8 km. When the first bus ...  >>MORE

UAE Embassy in Washington, D.C. mark 39th UAE National Day

Posted on 05/12/2010

Washington DC - In celebration of the nation's 39th National Day, the United Arab Emirates Embassy in Washington, DC welcomed a first-of-its-kind delegation of artists to the United States from the UAE, and recognized their work at a gala reception hosted by UAE Ambassador to the US, Yousef Al Otaiba. The event took place at the Kennedy Centre in Washington, DC and featured the unveiling of new works by ten Emirati artists. The gala was attended by senior US government officials, Ambassadors ...  >>MORE

UAE Embassy in Mexico celebrates National Day

Posted on 05/12/2010

Mexico City - UAE ambassador to Mexico Saeed Rashid Al Zaabi hosted a reception at his residence on the occasion of the 39th National Day of UAE. The reception was attended by a number Mexican government officials, diplomats, businessmen, political and cultural personalities. Photographs depicting the march of UAE and its development were showcased as part of the ceremony. – Emirates News Agency, WAM ...  >>MORE

Indian media: UAE an important player on the international stage

Posted on 05/12/2010

New Delhi - The Indian media gave paramount attention to the UAE National Day as the country celebrated on Thursday the 39th anniversary of its formation. Milap, a news daily in Urdu language, editorialised on Friday that the vision and the efforts of the UAE leaders have made the country an important player on the international stage. "The United Arab Emirates is a country which has built its edifice of modernity on the bases of tradition, ancient history and Arabic pride. This is not an ...  >>MORE

UAE has been steady voice for peace and progress regionally and internationally: Clinton

Posted on 04/12/2010

Washington, DC - The UAE has been a steady voice for peace and progress, both regionally and internationally, thanks to the foresight of its founder, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan and the stewardship of President HH Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and the other Members of the Supreme Council of the Federation and Rulers of the Emirates, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, has said. 'On ...  >>MORE

UAE embassies abroad celebrate 39th National Day of UAE

Posted on 04/12/2010

UAE embassies across the world celebrated 39th National Day of UAE with the participation of several state officials in the respective countries and the Emirati community abroad. In Madrid, UAE ambassador to Spain Hessa Abdullah Al Otaiba hosted a reception to mark the occasion and was attended by representatives of economic, political, military and social sectors. In Moscow, UAE ambassador to Russia Omar Yusuf Ghobash hosted a reception at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel facing the Kremlin. The ...  >>MORE

Yoon: The colourful events in the UAE are like a rainbow in the desert

Posted on 04/12/2010

The world renowned South Korean cyclist Okhwan Yoon, who has travelled to 191 countries by bicycle, arrived in the UAE on Wednesday to promote peace across the world. He arrived from Oman by bicycle and his next destinations are Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait This is the fifth sojourn of Okhwan Yoon in the UAE in his mission to propagate the message of world peace. "UAE is most industry-environment harmonious country. Most safest I had ever visited" said the peace activist who is on his way to ...  >>MORE

Host of activities organised at Al Ain Heritage Village

Posted on 04/12/2010

More than 80 thousand visitors thronged the Al Ain Heritage Village to mark the 39th National Day of the UAE, on Thursday and share the joyful occasion. Festivities will run until Saturday. The village covering a vast area glittered with colourful lights and echoed with patriotic songs and music. People, both Emiratis and expatriates, had come from all over the emirates to celebrate the National Day activities. "We were amazed to see the response," said an official of Al Ain Municipality that ...  >>MORE

Mohammed bin Rashid attends national day celebration

Posted on 02/12/2010

Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended last night a ceremony organised by the Dubai committee at Burj Khalifa area in celebration of the 39th national day anniversary. Present were H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid al Maktoum, Chairman of the Dubai Culture and Arts Foundation, H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al ...  >>MORE

Mohammed bin Rashid attends ZU celebrations of the 39th UAE National Day

Posted on 02/12/2010

Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum attended yesterday the ceremonial event hosted by the Zayed University as part of the celebrations of the thirty-ninth National Day of UAE. The event was attended by HH Sheikh Majid bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Authority of Culture and Arts, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, ...  >>MORE

UAE is a global success story and a regional model of progress, tolerance: UAE paper

Posted on 02/12/2010

Today, the UAE is a global success story and a regional model of progress, a UAE daily paper commented today. 'The past 39 years were by all means a great journey for the UAE. Few countries on the planet have had such a thrilling ride. From small scattered states, rose a united, strong and modern nation in 1971, according to the Gulf News. 'We owe it to the founding fathers and today's leaders who brilliantly steered this ship towards safe harbour in the mist of four decades of troubles and ...  >>MORE

TRA Showcases Heritage Pieces from "Zayed Al Khair Museum" on National Day

Posted on 02/12/2010

On December 2 of every year, the United Arab Emirates celebrates National Day in memory of the unity of its emirates. This year, the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) took the initiative of celebrating National Day in a unique way that flatters the spirit of the occasion, reflecting memories of the past and the reminisces of its national heritage that forever remains embedded in the heart of every Emirati. The TRA is showcasing pieces of heritage from "Zayed Al Khair Museum" ...  >>MORE

Parade, concerts in Capital till Dec 4

Posted on 02/12/2010

On the occasion of the 39th National Day, the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage has announced a series of events in the Capital from today to December 5. Today, the Carnival Parade will be held at Abu Dhabi Corniche starting from Al Hilal Bank between 10am and 12pm and the National Day Festival for Arts and Culture at Al Batain, Zayed Al Adil Village (Emirates Heritage Club), from 1pm to 12 midnight. The festival will continue from 10am to 12 midnight on December 3 and 4 also. ...  >>MORE

Federation is getting stronger, vibrant year after year: Khalifa bin Zayed

Posted on 01/12/2010

In an address to the nation on the occasion of the 39th National Day of UAE, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, stressed that the government was working hard to achieve social development, to improve quality of life and to realize its developmental goals through a comprehensive national vision that aims to provide excellent educational standards, adequate housing and world class healthcare services. "On this auspicious day, we renew confidence in the strength, vitality ...  >>MORE

Business sector has a greater role in nation building, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid

Posted on 01/12/2010

Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai H. H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has congratulated nation on 39th National Day of UAE and offered felicitations to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members. In a statement to Diraa Al Watan magazine Sheikh Mohammed said: "I invoke Almighty God in prayer to make our days the occasions of joy, and spell out the praise and gratitude to Him for the blessings that He ...  >>MORE

UAE achieves more prosperity for nation and citizens

Posted on 01/12/2010

On 2nd December, the United Arab Emirates, celebrates its 39th National Day while continuing confidently on its way to achieve more prosperity for the homeland and its citizens. Radical changes have been recorded in a wide range of sectors, including political life, the economy and social services, within the framework on a vision of change that seeks to make the best possible use of all resources, including human resources, to achieve sustainable development. Under the wise leadership of ...  >>MORE

Message of Sharjah Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi offered greetings to President HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, his brothers Their Highnesses the Supreme Council Members and Rulers of the emirates and the people of the United Arab Emirates on the occasion of the 39th National Day of the UAE. In a message of felicitations, the ruler described the country a radiant living reality protected under the shade of peace, prosperity, safety and ...  >>MORE

Message of RAK Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

UAE Supreme Council Member and the Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah HH Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi offered greetings to the leadership and the people of UAE on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day. The following is the message HH gave across the Dira' Al Watan ( Nation Shield):-. On this day, the 2nd of December of 2010, we celebrate the Thirty-ninth anniversary of the establishment of our country the United Arab Emirates. It is symbol of pride, self-giving, hope of unity, ...  >>MORE

Message of Fujairah Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

UAE Supreme Council Member and the Ruler of Fujairah HH Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Sharqi offered greetings to the leadership and the people of UAE on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day. The following is the message HH gave across the Dira' Al-Watan (Nation Shield):. The second of December brings back into our hearts the fond memories of the founders of our Union, although we didn't forget them and will never forget them. They were the men who lived the birth of our ...  >>MORE

Message of UAQ Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

UAE Supreme Council Member and the Ruler of Umm Al Qaiwain HH Sheikh Saud Bin Rashid Al Mualla offered greetings to the leadership and the people of UAE on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day. The following is the message HH gave across the Dira' Al Watan (Nation Shield): . The National Day of our young country that visits us every year, gives us the opportunity to enliven the fond memories about the endeavours of our forefathers who walked ahead of us in the march led ...  >>MORE

Message of Ajman Ruler on the occasion of the 39th UAE National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

UAE Supreme Council Member and the Ruler of Ajman HH Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi offered greetings to the leadership and the people of UAE on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day. The following is the message HH gave across the Dira' Al-Watan (Nation Shield):. The second day of December is a glorious day we are proud of as the years pass by. It is the day when our will came together on the heart of a man's strong resolve, with sincere intentions and a deep faith to ...  >>MORE

Second of December will always remain a shining mark in UAE history : Crown Princes

Posted on 01/12/2010

The second of December 1971 will always remain a shining day for the government and people of the UAE as its shine sparkles and illuminates other days of the year. In statements to Diraa Al Watan magazine on the occasion of the 39th anniversary of the UAE national day, the Crown Princes and deputies ruler considered the national day as a fitting opportunity before every UAE citizen for exercise self-introspection and review of what he has done towards his homeland and community. They appealed ...  >>MORE

Capital markets to close from 2 December for national day

Posted on 01/12/2010

In line with the circular issued by the Federal Authority for Government Human Resources regarding the public holidays on the occasion of the 39th National Day and new Hijri year, and in consultation and coordination with the UAE capital markets, the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority has announced that the UAE capital markets will be closed on Thursday, 2 December and Sunday, 5 December. Trading will resume on Monday, 6 December. The authority would like to seize this opportunity ...  >>MORE

Mega revelries all set to usher in National Day

Posted on 01/12/2010

Yes, it's that time of the year again! When there are lights, music, fervour, and an echo of warmth in the air. It's an occasion when even the nature smiles at this beautiful nation. Government departments, schools, universities, citizens and expats alike have already eased into the patriotic groove as the UAE gear up to celebrate its 39th National Day on Thursday. Celebrations have already begun and there are events lined up over the next seven days. From musical concerts and traditional ...  >>MORE

Dubai Municipality plans raft of events

Posted on 01/12/2010

As part of the 39th UAE National Day celebrations, Dubai Municipality has organised a wide variety of events to be held in an environment dominated by feelings of patriotism and sense o f belonging 
and loyalty. Hussein Nasser Lootah, Director-General of Dubai Municipality had directed to launch an internal campaign to popularise the UAE National Anthem among the municipality employees. He added that apart from the main building of the municipality, celebrations will also take place ...  >>MORE

Federation values getting stronger in hearts and minds of youngsters: Humaid

Posted on 30/11/2010

The values and principles of the UAE federation are growing more stronger and deeper day after day in the minds and hearts of the youngsters, students and youths thanks to sound policy of the wise leadership which a role model for generations, H. H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman, affirmed yesterday. 'The legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan and his fellow founding fathers remained through the time the guide and pilot for our ...  >>MORE

UAE history told by those who lived it

Posted on 29/11/2010

With nostalgia in his eyes, Faraj bin Butti al Muhairbi remembered an adventure from his younger days: riding a small sailboat with his father and colleagues to a diving site on Delma Island. During the dive, one of the men began to drown, and Mr al Muhairbi's father rescued the man from the harsh waters. "At that time, we didn't have all the fancy medical equipment we had today," said Mr al Muhairbi, now 72. "We had to turn the man upside down and literally shake the water out of him. ...  >>MORE

ADACH celebrates UAE's 39th National Day with traditional, artistic and musical events

Posted on 23/11/2010

In the occasion of UAE's 39th national day, the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage (ADACH) is holding a number of cultural and artistic events in various locations in Abu Dhabi from December 2-4. Number of folklore dance groups and singers from UAE and the region will be performing in various places in the capital; Abu Dhabi Cornish, heritage village "Zayed Al Adil", Hilton Park, Emirates heritage club "breakwater" , the official park and the family park. On the other hand, ADACH ...  >>MORE

Unified programming by TV and Radio channels on 39th UAE National Day

Posted on 03/10/2010

Officials of television and radio stations in the UAE met at the National Media Council to fine-tune a mechanism for unified programming to cover the 39th UAE National Day celebrations and the Gulf Summit in Abu Dhabi. In his opening remarks at the meeting, Director General of the National Media Council Ibrahim Al Abed asserted the importance attached to the celebrations by the Higher Committee for National Day celebrations headed by Abdul Rahman Al Owais, Minister of Culture and Youth and ...  >>MORE

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Emirates Transport celebrates national day with a new Guinness World Records achievement


UAE Embassy in Washington, D.C. mark 39th UAE National Day


UAE Embassy in Mexico celebrates National Day


Indian media: UAE an important player on the international stage


UAE has been steady voice for peace and progress regionally and internationally: Clinton


UAE embassies abroad celebrate 39th National Day of UAE


Yoon: The colourful events in the UAE are like a rainbow in the desert


Host of activities organised at Al Ain Heritage Village


Mohammed bin Rashid attends national day celebration


Mohammed bin Rashid attends ZU celebrations of the 39th UAE National Day


UAE is a global success story and a regional model of progress, tolerance: UAE paper


TRA Showcases Heritage Pieces from "Zayed Al Khair Museum" on National Day


Parade, concerts in Capital till Dec 4


Federation is getting stronger, vibrant year after year: Khalifa bin Zayed


Business sector has a greater role in nation building, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid


UAE achieves more prosperity for nation and citizens


Message of Sharjah Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day


Message of RAK Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day


Message of Fujairah Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day


Message of UAQ Ruler on the 39th anniversary of UAE National Day


Message of Ajman Ruler on the occasion of the 39th UAE National Day


Second of December will always remain a shining mark in UAE history : Crown Princes


Capital markets to close from 2 December for national day


Mega revelries all set to usher in National Day


Dubai Municipality plans raft of events


Federation values getting stronger in hearts and minds of youngsters: Humaid


UAE history told by those who lived it


ADACH celebrates UAE's 39th National Day with traditional, artistic and musical events


Unified programming by TV and Radio channels on 39th UAE National Day