National Archives and Emirates Identity Authority Discuss Ways to Enhance Cooperation and Develop Relations

National Archives and Emirates Identity Authority Discuss Ways to Enhance Cooperation and Develop Relations

His Excellency Dr. Abdulla El Reyes received the Director General of the National Archives His Excellency Dr. Engineer Ali Mohammed Al Khouri, Director General of Emirates Identity Authority, and a number of the Authority’s senior managers at a reception at the NA. They discussed the strengthening of relations and cooperation between the National Archives and Emirates Identity Authority. The two parties agreed about the importance of cooperation and the need to accelerate steps towards excellence, which is no longer a luxury, but a fundamental requirement and a means for developing these services and promoting of them. The ideas of the two parties in constructive work for the interest of the nation and its citizens were matching.

 His Excellency Dr. Abdulla El Reyes, Director General of the National Archives welcomed the Director General of Emirates Identity Authority and the accompanying delegation. HE expressed his admiration for the Authority’s achievements and its greatest innovations to render high-class services in all transactions that Emirates Identity Cards facilitate. HE stressed the importance of strengthening future cooperation, and said that the National Archives offers its services to the Emirates Identity Authority, particularly in the area of documenting and archiving. HE pointed to the importance of the authority’s holdings of documents that enrich the nation''s memory.

 His Excellency Dr. Engineer Ali Mohammed Al Khouri, Director General of Emirates Identity Authority, was acquainted with the activities of the National Archives in the field of archiving and documenting of the history of the UAE. The NA being one of the most modern and best archival institutions in the world in terms of content, substance and latest techniques which have been used to preserve and document the memory of the nation.

Dr. Al Khouri praised the role of the National Archives and its specialized heritage and historical publications. He appreciated the warm reception of the delegation of Emirates Identity Authority during their visit to the National Archives. He also expressed his thanks to the National Archives for hosting the meeting of the Senior Management Committee of Emirates Identity Authority’s league.