A big one for the UAE

2020 is fast approaching, and it is set to be a big year for the United Arab Emirates. Following this year being the Year of Tolerance, leaders announced that 2020 will be the year of preparation for the country’s next 50 years.

This coming decade will mark a milestone for the Emirates, which will celebrate its 50th National Day in 2021. In preparation of what will surely be a historic moment, the Gulf state announced that next year will be branded “2020: Towards the next 50”. Looking to the future, 2020 and beyond will “involve all segments of the UAE society in shaping life in the UAE for the next 50 years and preparing for the country’s Golden Jubilee celebrations of 2021” according to a statement from Dubai Media Office.

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