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Sharjah Ruler meets Secretary- General of the Korean-Arab friendship society

posted on 18/09/2011: 799 views



Suwon, South Korea - UAE Supreme Council member and Ruler of Sharjah HH Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi on Thursday attended a luncheon here hosted by Choi Siyong-hu, Secretary-General of the Korean-Arab friendship society in the Ruler's honour to mark his visit to S. Korea.

During the meeting, they held talks on the cultural and trade relations between UAE and Korea and explored ways for strengthening the friendship and understanding between the Korean people and the Arabs. The Ruler hailed these relations and underlined the role of culture in bringing various societies closer to one another.

He also stressed the importance of positive dialogue and cultural and scientific exchange.

He emphasised the attention given by the emirate of Sharjah to culture as a foundation for community building and development.

Choi Siyong-hu hailed the efforts of the Ruler in supporting cultural development in UAE and the entire world. Sharjah has been celebrated as the cultural capital of the Arab world since 1998 and has been selected to be the capital of Islamic culture for 2014; he noted.

The Korean-Arab friendship society was established early in 2008 and has the governments of Korea and 22 Arab countries as its members. On another level, the Sharjah Artistic and Heritage Troupe gave a number of Emirati folklore performances for official telecasting across Korean television channels. The presentations are part of the promotion of the Sharjah Cultural Week due to open in S. Korea soon. - Emirates News Agency, WAM

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