Daily Archives: January 11, 2020

UAE leaders congratulate Sultan Haitham bin Tariq

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimour al-Said who was sworn-in today as the Sultan of Oman.

“We would like to extend warmest congratulations on the assumption of office in the Sultanate of Oman to continue the journey of development, the foundation of which was laid by the late Sultan bin Qaboos bin Saeed, in a way that will achieve the aspirations of the brotherly people of Oman for further progress and prosperity,” Sheikh Khalifa said in his message.

“The UAE and Oman enjoy a longstanding history of cooperation, underpinned by strong fraternal bonds between the two peoples. The UAE is keen to reinforce this cooperation for the benefits of the two brotherly countries and peoples.”

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent congratulatory messages to Sultan Haitham bin Tariq.

Source: Emirates News Agency

UAE leaders congratulate Sultan Haitham bin Tariq

ABU DHABI, President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has sent a message of congratulations to His Majesty Sultan Haitham bin Tariq bin Taimour al-Said who was sworn-in today as the Sultan of Oman.

“We would like to extend warmest congratulations on the assumption of office in the Sultanate of Oman to continue the journey of development, the foundation of which was laid by the late Sultan bin Qaboos bin Saeed, in a way that will achieve the aspirations of the brotherly people of Oman for further progress and prosperity,” Sheikh Khalifa said in his message.

“The UAE and Oman enjoy a longstanding history of cooperation, underpinned by strong fraternal bonds between the two peoples. The UAE is keen to reinforce this cooperation for the benefits of the two brotherly countries and peoples.”

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, also sent congratulatory messages to Sultan Haitham bin Tariq.

Source: Emirates News Agency

Absentee funeral prayer offered for Sultan Qaboos

ABU DHABI, In line with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, an absentee funeral prayer was performed on Saturday after the Maghreb prayer in mosques throughout the country for the soul of Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed of Oman.

The worshippers prayed to Allah The Almighty for his soul to rest in eternal peace, and to accept him with the prophets and martyrs.

The prayer was performed following a circular distributed earlier today by the General Authority for Islamic Affairs and Awqaf to all mosques, calling on worshippers to perform the absentee funeral prayer.

Source: Emirates News Agency

Absentee funeral prayer offered for Sultan Qaboos

ABU DHABI, In line with the directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, an absentee funeral prayer was performed on Saturday after the Maghreb prayer in mosques throughout the country for the soul of Sultan Qaboos bin Saeed of Oman.

The worshippers prayed to Allah The Almighty for his soul to rest in eternal peace, and to accept him with the prophets and martyrs.

The prayer was performed following a circular distributed earlier today by the General Authority for Islamic Affairs and Awqaf to all mosques, calling on worshippers to perform the absentee funeral prayer.

Source: Emirates News Agency