UAE Ambassador conveys greetings of President, Vice President to Italian President on new year

ROME: Saqr Nasser Al Raisi, UAE Ambassador to Italy, has conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Foreign Minister to President of Italy, Giorgio Napolitano and the Italian people on the occasion of Christmas and New Year.

This was conveyed when Al Raisi attended the reception, hosted by the Italian President at Quirinale Palace, in honour of foreign ambassadors accredited to Italy to exchange greetings on the new year.

On his part, Napolitano reciprocated his greetings to the UAE’s wise leadership, stressing the importance of the UAE – Italian relations in the present and future.

In attendance were Paolo Gentiloni, Italy’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and other senior Italian officials