Eng. Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director of Dubai Municipality, along with HE Peter Feldmann, mayor of Frankfurt, unveiled the monument to the city of Frankfurt, Germany, in Zabeel Park within the monuments for Sister Cities of Dubai.
The ceremony was attended by a number of officials from Dubai Municipality and the city of Frankfurt.
Lootah welcomed the German delegation saying that this event is a firm step in the journey of bilateral relations between the two cities. Our good relations are based on the principles of mutual cooperation and reflect the commitment of both parties with the exchange of experiences and best practices in the areas of municipal work.
‘The memorandum of friendship and brotherhood singed in 2005 emphasizes the strength of our ties and highlights the areas of mutual benefit between the two cities,’ he said.
‘The monument to the city of Frankfurt in Zabeel Park reflects the strength of our deep brotherhood relations and it will also be a motivation for further development of these relations as well as to expand our relations to new horizons of mutual benefit,’ he added.
The officials of Frankfurt civic body congratulated Dubai for winning Expo2020 bid and praised Dubai municipality and its officials for keeping a strong relationship with German cities, and expressed their admiration on Dubai city for its distinct urban projects, tourist attractions and high-quality service facilities.