His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, today received a group of well-wishers on the occasion of the tenth anniversary of Accession Day as Ruler of Dubai, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister, at his palace in Zabeel.
Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, attended the meeting.
Sheikh Mohammed received greetings from Dr. Amal Abdullah Al Qubaisi, Speaker of Federal National Council (FNC), Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group, Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director General of Dubai Media Department, ministers, FNC members, heads of federal and local institutions, dignitaries and Emiratis.
They expressed their gratitude at the achievements attained by the people in all domains thanks to the prudent leadership and directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the leadership of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, who leads a national government which could, in a decade, enhance the concept and culture of the successful government management, and provide all services and facilitations to UAE citizens and expatriate residents in the framework of a wise strategy to achieve human resources, social, economic, technical and creativity development within the UAE Vision 2021.
They also expressed their pride at Sheikh Mohammed's far-sighted vision and exploration of the future with a strong will and open-minded vision to address challenges and provide all factors of success which resulted in accomplishing the aspirations of Emiratis of a decent life, development, scientific and technological progress that have positioned the country among the advanced countries across the world, and contributed to ranking of Emiratis among the tenth happiest people globally.
They also expressed their appreciation for Sheikh Mohammed's efforts and his tireless follow-up of the performance of government departments at the federal and local level.
During his meeting, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid emphasised that he is proud of the working teams which provide assistance to him in implementing the tasked missions which have contributed to reaching international standards in excellence, quality and creativity.
He also praised the national efforts of every UAE citizen at his location, noting that co-operation among all segments of society has resulted in these gains acquired by Emiratis in education, health, creativity, excellence, job opportunities, and a secure and dignified life.
''I pray to Allah Almighty to bless your efforts and work in the best interests of our people so as to accomplish more achievements and national gains under the wise leadership of my brother President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan," he said.