Following are a remarks done by First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of a Republic of Serbia Ivica Dacic, during a accepting reason during a Embassy of Serbia in Abu Dhabi:
Distinguished members of a tactful corps,
I would like to appreciate we for being with us here currently during a Embassy of a Republic of Serbia in a United Arab Emirates.
The family between a Republic of Serbia and a United Arab Emirates date behind to a times of a Non-Aligned Movement, co-founded by a SFRY. Owing to a efforts done by a Serbian and Emirati leaderships, Serbia and a Emirates currently exaggerate of glorious domestic and mercantile relations, that have available accelerated growth in all areas. Previously, a vast series of critical shared agreements regarding to countless areas were signed. High-level and top-level visits are holding place on a unchanging basis, as good as a meetings of entrepreneurs. The series of Emirati tourists visiting Serbia is flourishing year by year, while in 2017 over 20,000 Serbian visitors trafficked to a UAE.
The United Arab Emirates is Serbia’s many critical partner in a Gulf region, and we are committed to upgrading family with this nation to a turn of vital partnership. The significance that Serbia attaches to a Emirates is also illustrated by a fact that Serbia has been one of a initial countries to endorse appearance in a World Expo 2020, to take place in Dubai, that will be a good event for a nation to deliver a potential.
The initial event of a Joint Committee on Serbia-UAE cooperation, to be reason in Belgrade in mid-November, will positively assistance to serve indurate a cooperation.
The United Arab Emirates has also famous Serbia as an critical partner in a Balkans, as reflected in a series of Emirati companies handling with success in Serbia. Among them there are some of a vital companies with operations in Serbia, including Etihad, Eagle Hills, Al Dahra, Al Ravafed, that have an glorious opening record in Serbia.
On a other hand, not a immaterial series of conjectural Serbian companies are conducting successful business operations in a UAE, compelling Serbia in a best probable manner.
The United Arab Emirates are a home divided from home for over 6,000 Serbian nationals, that creates them a many populous Serbian village in a Middle East region. They have famous a UAE as an ideal place to do their veteran goals, and many of them reason senior-level positions in their companies. It is quite heartening to see that they are so assisting to boost Serbia’s repute in a Emirates.
I would also like to take this event to appreciate a United Arab Emirates for a financial and logistical support that this nation has given to a Embassy of a Republic of Serbia in Abu Dhabi.
And final though not least, we would like to wish Ambassador Vukicevic each success in a liberate of his obliged duties, assured that he will both vitalise and inspire serve growth of a altogether shared family between a dual countries, in his ability as a initial Ambassador of Serbia to a Emirates and Head of a Mission regulating new premises.
Thank we for your attention.”