​​​​On the occasion of the Saudi National Day 2011, H.E Ambassador Dr. Gdaia hosted a reception at the Grand Hotel. Many prominent Swedish politicians attended, as well as members of the parliament and, heads of the Foreign Missions accredited to Sweden. All Saudi Students were invited with their families. Invitations were also addressed to several Muslim communities.

In his welcoming speech, H.E Ambassador Dr. Gdaia, extended his true congratulations to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abullah Bin Abdulaziz, His Crown Prince, the Saudi leadership and to the Saudi people, assuring that the Saudi Government spares no efforts to secure the country and its citizens, while dedicating all energies and resources to promote the human dignity of the Saudi citizens, meanwhile has playing a significant role within the International community.