CAPITALS, 5th December 2016 (WAM) – UAE embassies and diplomatic mission in various parts of the world continued celebrating the 45th National Day anniversary by hosting receptions and other cultural and heritage events to highlight the progress achieved by the UAE during the past 45 years.

The UAE embassy in Riyadh hosted a reception on the occasion, which was attended by Prince Faisal bin Bandar bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Riyadh, senior Saudi officials, diplomats, dignitaries and citizens.

Other missions that hosted receptions to celebrate the 45th National Day anniversary included the UAE embassies in Algiers, Ashgabat, Manila, Santiago and Buenos Aires.

A reception was also hosted by the UAE Consulate in Guangzhou, China, which was attended by senior Chinese officials, diplomats and business leaders.