His Excellency Dr. Lowai Mohamed Belhoul, Director General of the Government of Dubai, Legal Affairs Department, said that the celebration of the Flag Day is a symbol of our national unity, loyalty and belonging to the UAE under the visionary leadership of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces and their Highnesses, Supreme Council Members, Rulers of the Emirates.

On this occasion, which will be celebrated at 11am on 1 November, in response to a call by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai to hoist the UAE flag, Dr. Lowai Belhoul said: "our celebration of this joyous day is in fact a celebration of  our national unity thanks to which the UAE has accomplished tremendous achievements inspired by its insightful leaders who worked diligently to implement ambitious plans and strategies to ensure the well-being and prosperity of UAE nationals and residents".

Dr. Belhoul added that celebrating the flag of the UAE fills our hearts with pride and dignity and encourages us to take confident and steady steps towards preserving the legacy of Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan and the country's founding leaders, whose vision and foresight goes far beyond the present and looks into the future, to pave the way towards the renaissance and development of the UAE in all fields.