Following the start of the two-day trip of the Congress President, Rahul Gandhi, to the UAE, he was received by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Also in attendance during the meeting was Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai. The highlight of the meeting was the relations between the two nations and their friendly ties which spanned several productive decades. The leaders emphasised that the two nations must be committed to maintaining the bilateral ties and base it on a solid foundation that encompasses tolerance, understanding and dialogue.
Rahul Gandhi was all praise for the UAE and its inspiring developmnetal model that was beeing steerd by its great leaders. He said that the progress made by the UAE and its grand transformation was a source of motivation for the entire world. Gandhi said that the value of tolerance that was adapted by the UAE was worth emulati
Gandhi commended the great developmental strides made by the UAE and the impressive transformational drive adopted by the country at all fronts. He also praised the tolerance model adopted by the country, which, he said, is an example to be emulated by all world nations.
Attending the meeting were Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group; Mohammad bin Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs and The Future; Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs; and Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy, Minister of State for International Cooperation. Also attending the meeting were Mohamed Ibrahim Al Shaibani, Director General of H.H. The Ruler’s Court; and Khalifa Saeed Sulaiman, Director-General of Dubai Protocol and Hospitality Department.