Dubai: Did you notice that your telecom operator changed its name on Wednesday?
UAE residents awoke to this new name on their mobile phones:
To mark Saudi Arabia’s National Day, which falls on September 23, du and Etisalat changed their network names to “UAE KSA Together.”
In a series of tweets, His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-president and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, commemorated Saudi Arabia’s National Day, with a photo of the leaders together.
Congratulations to our brothers in KSA on their 87th National Day; our countries share a cherished partnership and their joy is our joy. pic.twitter.com/jyT0IIYY58— HH Sheikh Mohammed (@HHShkMohd) September 20, 2017
Shaikh Mohammad also posted photos of His Highness Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Abu Dhabi Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud.
فرحة المملكة بيومهم الوطني هي فرحة لدولة الإمارات وشعبها .. حفظ الله المملكة وملكها وشعبها الكريم pic.twitter.com/7jDenH39ta— HH Sheikh Mohammed (@HHShkMohd) September 20, 2017
A new logo was also launched to mark Saudi Arabia's 87th National Day that was accompanied with the Arabic hashtag Always_Together, which was retweeted by Dubai Media Office.