UAE SIGNS CONTRACT ON STARTING THE WORKS OF RENOVATION OF CONFERENCE ROOM XVII OF THE PALAIS DES NATIONS
AMBASSADOR AL ZAABI AND UN SECRETARY-GENERAL INSPECT ONGOING WORKS TO RENEW HALL 17
UAE Statement at Geneva Conference on Preventing Violent Extremism
UAE FIRST ARAB COUNTRY TO RATIFY WTO'S TRADE FACILITATION AGREEMENT
Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi, Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, signed on Tuesday, January 6, 2015, the contract for the start of the renovation works of the conference room No. 17 at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The newly remade conference room will carry the name "Emirates".
The Secretary-General of the United Nations Mr. Ban Ki-moon and Ambassador Obaid Salem Al Zaabi Permanent Representative of the United Arab Emirates to the European headquarters of the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva paid a visit on Tuesday to the hall (17) at the Palais des Nations in Geneva. The aim of the visit was to inspect the ongoing works to refurbish and renew the hall 17 which is financed by the United Arab Emirates in the context of an integrated project to restore and upgrade the United Nations headquarters in Geneva.
A delegation from the United Arab Emirates, headed by Permanent Representative to the UN and other international organisations in Gevea H.E. Obaid Salem Al Zaabi, has attended the UN's Geneva Conference on Preventing Violent Extremism, held here on 7th and 8th April.
GENEVA: Obaid Salem Saeed Al Za'abi, UAE Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office in Geneva, yesterday delivered the ratification instrument of the United Arab Emirates on the Trade Facilitation Agreement, TFA, to Roberto Azevedo, Director-General of the World Trade Organisation, WTO.