UAE President receives phone call from U.S. Vice President

WAM

The UAE's President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan received a phone call from U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris, coinciding with the first anniversary of the Houthi terrorist attacks on civilian sites in the UAE.

During the call, Harris affirmed her country's commitment to the security of the UAE within the framework of the historical friendship and alliance between the two nations.

She also thanked the UAE for hosting the United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP28).

Sheikh Mohamed and Harris exchanged views on a number of issues of mutual concern, mainly developments in the Gulf and wider Middle East regions.

The two sides also reiterated their keenness to enhance strategic relations between their countries, in addition to holding continuous consultation on regional and international developments.

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • The Business Breakfast

    6:00am - 10:00am

    The Business Breakfast is the day’s must listen for the UAE’s business leaders, and those who aspire to be.

  • The Agenda

    10:00am - 1:00pm

    Broadcasting every weekday, Georgia Tolley goes beyond the headlines to speak to government ministers, decision makers, analysts and local experts to find out how the news will impact those of us living in the UAE.

BUSINESS BREAKFAST LATEST

On Dubai Eye

  • Flying Taxis

    It sounds like an episode of The Jetsons, but the sight of flying taxis whizzing around our cities could be much closer than you think.

  • Tough penalties for deliberate tax evasion

    The UAE has said that tougher penalties will come into force from 1st August for not keeping proper corporate tax records.