Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi during the summit in Riyadh on Friday.
His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Fujairah, headed the UAE delegation at the Riyadh Arab-Chinese Summit for Cooperation and Development, hosted by Saudi Arabia at the invitation of King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia.
The summit was inaugurated by Prince Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince and Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The summit was attended by leaders and representatives of the GCC countries and President Xi Jinping of the People's Republic of China, in addition to delegates from several international organisations.
The summit discussed ways to enhance relations between Arab nations and China in various fields and explored opportunities for greater economic cooperation.
Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi and other GCC leaders pose for the photo during the summit in Riyadh on Friday. WAM
The leaders of the GCC nations and their representatives engaged in constructive dialogue at the summit, the current session of which is chaired by the Sultanate of Oman.
The delegates discussed the ongoing aim of the Gulf Cooperation Council to collectively build upon its members’ past achievements and enable further progress while maintaining peace, stability and the GCC’s important role in the region and the world.
On his arrival at King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, Sheikh Mohammed was received by Prince Badr Bin Sultan Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Governor of Makkah Region, as well as several senior civil and military officials.
The Republic of Kazakhstan has welcomed the progress achieved by the Al Ula Declaration issued at the Gulf Cooperation Council summit, according to Saudi media.
Sheikh Mohamed says the UAE, inspired by the values and principles of its Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, stresses the importance of strengthening cooperation to combat incitement, hatred, extremism, and terrorism.
Sheikh Sultan Bin Ahmed on Thursday, honoured the winners of the eighth edition of the "Thank You” Award for employees of the Sharjah Broadcasting Authority, at Al Jawaher Reception and Convention Centre.
European foreign ministers and UN agencies called for a ceasefire, with alarm rising over the worsening humanitarian crisis and potential starvation in the territory.
The weather on Sunday and Monday is expected to be partly cloudy to cloudy at times with a chance of drizzles to moderate and heavy rains at times on some areas, especially the northern, eastern and coastal ones, accompanied by a drop in temperature, especially in the west,..