UAE Embassy in Oslo celebrates National Day

OSLO, 6th December 2018 (WAM) - The Embassy of the United Arab Emirates to the Kingdom of Norway today celebrated the 47th National Day anniversary at a ceremony that was attended by representatives of Norwegian government, parliament Expo 2020 committee, as well as diplomats, dignitaries and businessmen.

In her speech at the ceremony, Acting Charge D'Affairs Hiba Al Junaibi, highlighted the country's achievements during 2018, the 'Year of Zayed'.

She lauded the progressive relations between the UAE and Norway, saying bilateral trade had soared by 92 percent from AED 1.6 billion in 2016 to AED 2.3 billion in 2017.

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