The UAE Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations which allows the UAE to offer its nationals expert to work with the UN Secretariat and the entities that it administers.
The Government of the United Arab Emirates signed an agreement with the Government of Barbados on the avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, has met with Bernardino Leon, Special Representative and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) on the sidelines of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly.
During the meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the United Arab Emirates Mission to the United Nations, the parties discussed the latest developments in Libya and the important role played by the United Nations and its mission to provide support to Libya and help it to achieve security and stability.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, last night participated in a Ministerial Meeting on "Friends of Syria", which took place on the sidelines of the 69th session of the UN General Assembly.
The meeting was also attended by the Foreign Ministers of the United States, Britain, Germany, France and Italy, in addition to Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Egypt and Jordan, in the presence of Syrian Opposition Coalition President, Hadi al-Bahra, and a number of representatives of the Syrian opposition.
H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, UNHCR Eminent Advocate for Refugee Children, has emphasised the importance of the international community taking action to put an end to the suffering of refugee women and children around the world.
She also stressed that refugee rights should be a top priority for the international community, resulting in the availing of decent life conditions for them, and more importantly, hope for the future.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, last night met with his counterparts, American Secretary of State, John Kerry, Ukrainian Foreign Minister, Pavlo Klimkin, and Nepalese Foreign Affairs Minister, Mahendra Bahadur Pandey, during the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly, which is being held in New York.
During the meetings, the parties discussed bilateral relations and ways to develop and strengthen cooperation in various fields, including investment, trade and economy.
A historic agreement of collaboration between Friends of Cancer Patients (FoCP) and American Cancer Society (ACS), has recently been signed in the presence of H.H. Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, Founder and Royal Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients charity (FoCP), International Ambassador of the World Cancer Declaration for Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and International Ambassador for Childhood Cancer for UICC.
Dr. Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs, participated yesterday in the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee for Assistance to Palestinians, AHLC, which was held as part of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, has met Keith Claudius Mitchell, Prime Minister of Grenada, in the UN Headquarters in New York on the sidelines of the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah conveyed the greetings of Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and His Highness General Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the U.A.E. Armed Forces, to the Prime Minister of Grenada.
H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister, has participated in a Ministerial meeting on Libya with the participation of 13 foreign ministers representing Arab and foreign countries, led by John Kerry, U.S. Secretary of State, and Ban Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations.
The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly, currently being held in New York.