United Arab Emirates National Day

On November 29th 2017, the United Arab Emirates Embassy in Prague celebrated the 46th National Day of the UAE, which falls on December 2nd every year. The anniversary celebrates the announcement of the establishment of this state by its founder His Highness Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

The UAE has made significant contributions to improving the quality of life and eliminating poverty and unemployment in many societies around the world through development assistance distributed in 178 countries, totaling 49 billion dollars by the end of 2016 , as stated by the ambassador of the UAE Abdulla Mohamed Al Maainah , who presented his letter of credence to the President Miloš Zeman on October 24th 2017. H.E. addressed his opening speech to the present guests at the ceremony who among others included the Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic His Excellency Radek Vondráček, the Vice President of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic His Excellency Jaroslav Kubera , Deputy Vice Prime Minister for Science, Research and Innovation Mrs. Lucie Orgoníková, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs His Excellency Václav Kolaja, Deputy Minister of Defence and Armed Forces of the Czech Republic Tomáš Kuchta, and Director of the Middle East and North Africa Department of the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs His Excellency Pavel Klucký.