President Dr Arif Alvi on Saturday reached the United Arab Emirates on a two‑day visit, where he will inaugurate the Pakistan Pavilion at Dubai Expo 2020 and meet UAE dignitaries.
The president was received by UAE’s Minister of Justice Abdullah bin Sultan bin Awad Al Nuaimi, at the Al Maktoum International Airport.
Commerce Minister Abdul Razak Dawood and Foreign Secretary Sohail Mahmood were part of the President’s entourage. Begum Samina Alvi also accompanied the president.
A red carpet was rolled out for President Alvi and a contingent of the UAE armed forces presented a static salute to him.
During his stay, the president will meet leading businessmen, investors, entrepreneurs, senior representatives of information technology companies and media persons.