While the world has sent well wishes to Prince William
and Duchess Kate, the UAE is also celebrating the news of the as yet unnamed
Royal baby who was born yesterday.
And Queen Elizabeth’s representative in Dubai has some
advice for the new parents. Her Majesty Consul General Edward Hobart told Ahlan!
he is delighted by the news. And the father-of-three says that while the new
parents will have sleepless nights that they will eventually settle into a routine.
He said: “It is very exciting news and we are so happy
for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Having recently emerged from the
sleepless nights of waking up to babies, my advice to the Royal couple is that
children will eventually sleep through the night”
Three months ago the British royals welcomed the
Emirati president Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahayan to Windsor Castle in a
bid to encourage close links between in the two countries.
The Sheikh enjoyed the company of the Queen and Prince
Andrew during his state visit to the UK, the first for a president of the
United Arab Emirates in 24 years.