The Insurance Authority celebrates UAE Flag Day
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
The Insurance Authority participated in a national campaign entitled “Flag Day” yesterday, which is held on the 3rd of November every year and marks His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s accession as President of the UAE. The Flag Day was initiated by His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
H.E. Ebrahim Obaid Al Zaabi, Director General of the Insurance Authority (IA), attended the ceremony with his staff. The ceremony was held in the IA’s Head Office at Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Aldar Properties. The UAE’s flags were hoisted, expressing the loftiness, glory, prestige, and precious value of the flag as a national symbol to all citizens and residents of the kind land of the UAE.
The IA’s staff expressed happiness whilst participating in the national ceremony, which holds great meaning to every citizen and resident of the UAE.
The IA distributed the Emirati flags to its government and private staff and other visitors under an initiative entitled “A Flag on my Office”, which was launched by the IA on this valuable occasion.