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18 April 2024

Economic forum to focus on Abu Dhabi's resilience

Mohammed Omar Abdullah, left, and Faisal Abou Zaki at the press briefing to announce the launch of the 4th annual Abu Dhabi Economic Forum. (WAM)

By Staff Writer

The Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (DED) and Al Iktissad Wal-Aamal Group yesterday announced the launch of the fourth annual Abu Dhabi Economic Forum, which will be held on February 22 and 23 at the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi. The forum was announced during a press briefing attended by DED Undersecretary Mohamed Omar Abdullah and Faisal Abu Zaki, Deputy General Manager, Iktissad Wal-Aamal Group.

Omar Abdullah, Undersecretary of the Department of Economic Development, said: "The forum will enlighten participants on Abu Dhabi's position in the global economy, and shed light on the new infrastructure that has been put in place to help take the emirate into a whole new era of sustainable development. We expect to get more concrete answers to nagging questions during the forum, especially those about economic recovery.

Zaki, Deputy General Manager of Al Iktissad Wal-Aamal Group, said: "The forum this year carries a special importance related to its timing and the location."


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