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Dubai Celebrates Kuwait's 60th National Day and Landmarks Light Up in Colours of the Kuwaiti Flag

Dubai’s landmarks lit up in the colours of the Kuwaiti flag.

DUBAI, UAE; 26 February, 2021: Sharing the joy of celebrating the 60th National Day of Kuwait on 25 February, Dubai's landmarks lit up in the colours of the Kuwaiti flag. The celebrations in Dubai affirmed the deep and strong fraternal ties between the United Arab Emirates and Kuwait, as well as their shared history, heritage and culture.

A fascinating projection on the Burj Khalifa on 25 February saw the world's tallest building adorned in the Kuwaiti flag colors of red, white, black and green, reflecting the pride of this great nation while the Dubai Frame also made a projection with the colours of the Kuwaiti flag from 23 to 25 February. The iconic Burj Al Arab was illuminated in blue on 23 and 24 February to celebrate this joyous occasion.

As a part of the celebrations, visitors to Festival Bay at Dubai Festival City Mall watched a special edition of the award-winning and record-breaking "Imagine" show on 25 February. The Kuwait National Day themed show featured a variety of performances such as dancing fountains dazzling laser displays and light effects. At the end of the show, a projection of the Kuwait flag lit up the facade of the InterContinental Hotel Dubai Festival City.


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With the ultimate vision of positioning Dubai as the world's leading tourism destination and commercial hub, Dubai Tourism's mission is to increase the awareness of Dubai among global audiences and to attract tourists and inward investment into the emirate. Dubai Tourism is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of Dubai's tourism sector. It markets and promotes the Emirates commerce sector and is responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels, tour operators and travel agents. Brands and departments within the Dubai Tourism portfolio include Dubai Business Events, Dubai Calendar, and Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment.