6 - 17 November 2017  

     Government of the Republic of Fiji

  Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    A Better Fiji through Excellence in Foreign Service


Media Release

Ambassador Prakash presents credentials to UAE Vice President

Fiji’s new Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, Mr Kamlesh Prakash recently presented his credentials to the Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. His Highness Al Maktoum is also the Ruler of Dubai.

Ambassador Prakash conveyed the warm greetings of Fijian President, H.E Major General (retired) Jioji Konrote and Fiji’s desire to further enhance bilateral relations.

Ambassador Prakash presented a copy of his credentials to H.E Mohammed Mir Abdullah Al Raisi Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA). Under-Secretary Al Raisi wished Ambassador Prakash every success in his efforts to enhance bilateral co-operation between the UAE and Fiji.

Ambassador Prakash reciprocated that he looked forward to further enhancing areas of mutual interest between the two countries and that it would be an honour to represent Fiji in the UAE, a country with a prestigious reputation as a regional and international hub realized by the vision and wise policies of His Highness President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

Ambassador Prakash will also serve as non-resident Ambassador to Fiji’s other countries of accreditation in the region and as Permanent Representative to IRENA whilst based in the UAE.


 Credential Presentation 1

PHOTO CAPTION: Ambassador Kamlesh Prakash presenting his credentials to UAE Vice President and Prime Minister His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum