Maltese organises the festivities of the national day celebrations in United Arab Emirates
Francis Pullicino – a well known Maltese International organiser, organiser of various International festivals, Carnivals, exhibitions and concerts in various countries, is this year - for the tenth consecutive year- organising the festivities associated with the 45th anniversary of the National Day of the United Arab Emiration in coordination with the Government of the United Arab Emirates itself.
He will take with him 550 participants for this event - including several Carnival groups, bands and folk groups from various countries of the world from Europe , Africa and Asia from 27 November to 6 December. These groups will take part in street parades in six of the seven United Arab Emirates including Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Fujairah, Aiman and Ras al Khaimah.
Among the groups invited to this year one also finds Maltese group Big Friends Guggen Musik including 40 musicians.
Francis Pullicino was a presenter on Calypso radio and Radio 101 for many years in programmes on bands and was also General Secretary for 28 full years of St Helena Band of Birkirkara.