Joint celebration of Year of the 50th Anniversary
of the UAE’s formation and the 30th Anniversary of the Independence of Kazakhstan
Celebrating the year of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the UAE’s formation and the Thirtieth Anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Emirates Post has jointly issued a set of distinguished commemorative stamps with the national postal operator of Kazakhstan, ‘KazPost’.
H. H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE announced 2021, as the ‘Year of the 50th’ to commemorate 50 years of the UAE’s formation in 1971. From 6 April 2021 until 31 March 2022, the UAE celebrates its remarkable journey over the last 50 years and begins preparing for the next 50.
The UAE has recorded many important and inspiring milestones and achievements in the fields of medicine and science, innovation and technology, governance and finance, tourism, education, and social development, and art and culture. It also witnessed impressive economic and infrastructural revolutions, crowning the UAE as one of the leading investment hubs and tourist destinations in the world.
This year also marks the 30th anniversary since Kazakhstan gained its independence on 16 December 1991. Over the past three decades, Kazakhstan has established diplomatic relations with 186 countries and transformed into one of the most dynamically developing free market economies of Eurasia, while consistently supporting efforts to foster a democratic and free society. Through its multi-vector foreign policy, the country has become a reputable diplomatic voice on the world stage, frequently contributing to international efforts on strengthening global and regional security, resolution of crises, nuclear non-proliferation, intercultural dialogue, and sustainable development.