01 Dec 2021
Al Tayer: 2nd of December is an extraordinary anniversary for an exceptional country
His Excellency Mattar Mohammed Al Tayer, Director-General, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of the Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) stressed that the 2nd of December would remain an exceptional anniversary that validates the glory of a country celebrating 50 years of successive achievements.
“These successes are credited to the wise leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President, Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces; and Their Highnesses Members of the Supreme Council, Rulers of the Emirates,” commented Al Tayer.
“UAE’s achievements had been kicked off by the founding fathers; the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and the late Sheikh Rashid bin Saeed Al Maktoum. Now turning 50, the UAE has become a model for advanced civilization, urbanisation, economic development and global leadership in a variety of fields.
“UAE’s celebrations of the golden jubilee anniversary coincides with the hosting of Expo 2020 Dubai, the exceptional event being held for the first time in the Middle East, North Africa and South Asia featuring the participation of more than 190 countries.
“The UAE sets a global pioneering model of sweeping development spanning economic, social and urban fields that merited to be a global commercial, financial and tourism hub. Equally, the state assumes a prominent humanitarian role in extending a helping hand to brothers and friends around the world to alleviate their suffering out of sheer humanitarian grounds.