Abu Dhabi: The UAE’s first nuclear power plant at Barakah has been finally completed, after nine years in the making.
His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and South Korean President Moon Jae-in were welcomed at Monday’s reception ceremony, who accompanied by a number of dignitaries and officials.
The UAE and Korea are ambitious countries with a converging vision and an exceptional, model relationship. We have a productive partnership which serves our higher interests and we shall do everything to make it grow even stronger. pic.twitter.com/Q2XjQLrh9g— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) March 26, 2018
Shaikh Mohammad took to Twitter and expressed his gratitude to President His Highness Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and the partnership with South Korea for carrying out the giant project.
تواصل اﻹمارات ريادتها عبر الاستثمار في مشاريع التنمية المستدامة.. فخورون بهذا اﻹنجاز الحيوي .. الذي تقف خلفه كفاءات ومهارات إماراتية.. هي اليوم رصيدنا للمستقبل.. نعول عليها في ترجمة تطلعاتنا إلى واقع ملموس. pic.twitter.com/27vUWZdBgi— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) March 26, 2018
“My dear friend Moon Jae-in, President of Korea, and I today viewed completion of first power plant in Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant project. All thanks are due to President, our Korean friends and to joint efforts that have resulted in first stage of this giant project being completed,” said Shaikh Mohammad.
My dear friend Moon Jae-in, President of Korea, and I today viewed completion of 1st power plant in Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant project. All thanks are due to President, our Korean friends & to joint efforts that have resulted in1st stage of this giant project being completed. pic.twitter.com/UNvU4I4OBO— محمد بن زايد (@MohamedBinZayed) March 26, 2018