ABU DHABI, 7th December, 2016 (WAM) — Hamad Saeed Al Zaabi, the UAE’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Republic of the Philippines, presented on Tuesday his credentials to Rodrigo Duterte, President of the Philippines.

Al Zaabi conveyed the greetings of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, to President Duterte, and their wishes for further progress and prosperity to the people of the Philippines.

President Duterte also greeted the UAE leaders and expressed his best wishes for the people of the UAE.

He affirmed his keenness to strengthen and develop co-operation between the two countries.