Abu Dhabi, The Gulf Observer: His Majesty Sultan of Oman Haitham bin Tarik arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday.

UAE President Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was at the head of the welcoming party that received His Majesty the Sultan of Oman at the foot of the ramp when the Royal aircraft touched ground at the Presidential Airport here.

His Majesty was also received by Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Presidential Court, Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamad bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Special Affairs Advisor at the Presidential Court.

His Majesty’s visit to the UAE takes place within the context of the fraternal meeting between leaders of the GCC states, Jordan and Egypt, scheduled to be held in Abu Dhabi later on Wednesday.