UAE backs Shaikh Zayed Road project in Cairo
- 23 October 2015
Foundation stone also laid for Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Complex of UAE-Egypt Friendship and Culture
Foundation stones were laid for the development of the seven-kilometre-long Shaikh Zayed Road in Cairo’s Salaam district besides the Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Complex of UAE-Egypt Friendship and Culture in the Egyptian capital.
Dr Jamal Sanad Al Suwaidi, Director General of the Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR), who attended the ceremony, reiterated the UAE’s support for Egypt, saying the strong, distinguished bilateral ties were based on the deep understanding between the two leaderships and their shared vision for forging a collective, unified approach to confront challenges facing the Arab and Muslim worlds.
“The UAE leadership is committed to further developing ties with Egypt for serving mutual interest of both countries and their people,” he added.