UAE Embassy in Colombia marks 43rd National Day

Bogota: The UAE Embassy in the Republic of Colombia has hosted a reception to mark the UAE 43rd National Day in the Colombian capital Bogota.

Colombia’s Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs Patti Londono, a group of Colombian political, cultural, media, sports and medical personalities as well as reprsentatives of Colombian ministries of tourism defence, the Senate and the Chamber of Representatives attended the event, during which documentaries on the UAE development and progress were screened.

In his address to the audience, UAE Ambassador to Colombia Mohammed Isa Al Qattami, hailed the progressive ties between the UAE and Colombia, referring to a number of memoranda of understanding signed between the two countries during the current year.

Expressing best wishes for further progress and prosperity for the UAE government and people, the Colombian minister praised the wise policy adopted by the UAE, which she said, had enabled it to gain confidence of the international community.