Mohammed bin Saud Witness to historical events and achievement December 02,2018
His Highnss Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah, affirmed that the 47th UAE National Day holds great meanings and high values and is a testament of historical events and achievements, most important of which is the foundation of the UAE, building its establishments, all the way to consecutive development projects in all sectors, making the UAE a leader in the region and one of the top growing countries in the world, and an oasis for tolerance, and a regional, and international hub of investment and development.
The following is the text of His Highness's speech, which was delivered on the occasion of the 47th National Day via Nation Shield magazine:
The 47th UAE National Day is an occasion for pride, and to reflect on the era of development and pride in the achievements of the nation's wise leadership, through the progress and realization of the aspirations of our loyal people. We behold proudly these great efforts and determination that are responsible for all the achievements in various fields of development through the successive bright eras in the UAE.
As we celebrate this occasion, we recall with great pride and appreciation the late founding father Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and his brothers the Founding Fathers. The men who set the greatest paths and examples, and a future marked by progress, we announce our pride in the unique cultural achievements and great monuments in a country where the process of good and development continues, and embodies the meanings of loyalty to the leaders who have been dedicated to their people and to the rise of their country, earning it a grand position among nations.
The second of December is firmly rooted in the memory of Emiratis for the good, development, prosperity, and luxury that prevailed in the UAE and among its people. History recorded the brilliant efforts of the leaders who united the country on December 2nd, 1971, setting an example to the world in the meaning of national unity, to become a great occasion reminding us of the unity and cohesion and authenticity that characterized the leaders of this country, and for citizens to proudly remember this historic occasion.
The UAE, with the grace of Allah and thanks to the vision of the wise leadership, is moving steadily towards a bright future on solid basis in which the people and leadership share the glory as they rally behind the wise steps of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the President of the UAE, to strengthen the development of our beloved country and unified Emirati house that unites us, in a framework of love, unity, and solidarity, and this is followed up by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, in accordance with their vision of giving utmost attention and care to citizens to achieve a decent life for the people of the country and elevate it to reach the levels of advanced countries.
On this national occasion, we offer the sincerest congratulations to His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan the President of the UAE; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum the Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai; His Highness Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces; His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah; and Their Highnesses the Rulers of the Emirates, Crown Princes, Deputy Rulers, and the people of the UAE