Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and President Mamnoon Hussain felicitated the people and leadership of the United Arab Emirates on the occasion of 42nd National Day being celebrated on Monday.
According to a press release received here from Consulate General of Pakistan in Dubai, both the Prime Minister and the President sent their separate messages to Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai and Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, President of the UAE respectively.
In his message, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lauded to the close, cordial and co-operative relations between Pakistan and the UAE in all fields.
He noted that bilateral co-operation has witnessed significant progress and diversification over the last many years.
The Prime Minister expressed the confidence that relations between the two brotherly countries will further strengthen and consolidate to the mutual benefit of both countries in the years ahead under the wise and experienced leadership of Sheikh Moh bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
In his message, President Mamnoon Hussain conveyed warmest felicitations on behalf of the Government and people of Pakistan to His Highness and to the brethren of the UAE on this occasion.
President Mamnoon referred to the exemplary fraternal bonds of friendship between both countries based on firm and eternal foundations of common faith, values and brotherhood.
He expressed confidence that these cordial bilateral ties would continue to grow in the years ahead under the leadership of Sheikh Khalifa.
The Prime Minister and the President of Pakistan also conveyed wishes for the good health and happiness of the UAE leadership and for the continued progress and prosperity of the people of the UAE.