Vice-President and Prime Minster Mohammed attends World Islamic Economic Forum i

2014-11-10 04:51:56 | Al Muslim News
Vice-President and Prime Minster Mohammed attends World Islamic Economic Forum i


His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minster of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, on Tuesday attended the morning session of the 10th World Islamic Economic Forum being held at Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai. Accompanying Sheikh Mohammed were Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, and Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai. Organised by the WIEF Foundation in collaboration with Dubai Chamber and Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre, the three-day forum attracted local, regional and international participations. Also present at the forum were Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation and Chief Executive of Emirates Group Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Cabinet Affairs Minister and Chairman of Dubai Islamic Economy Development Centre Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, Director of Dubai Ruler's Court Mohammed Abdullah Al Shebani, managers and heads of government departments, institutions, and a total of nine heads of state, ministers, central bank governors and about 2,500 delegates. Sheikh Mohammed then visited the exhibition organised on the sidelines of the forum to inspect projects and programmes run for the various initiatives by the participating countries to implement the Islamic economic system and aiming to explore opportunities available to attract foreign investments and business partners. Concluding his visit, Sheikh Mohammed stopped at the pavilion of Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart University and browsed their latest ‘smart learning’ technologies..

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