UAE Vice President meets Vice
Chancellors and Presidents of Federal Universities and
UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum met
the Vice Chancellors, Presidents, Deans and Faculty
Officials representing national universities and
colleges at the Al Bahr Palace in Dubai.
Dubai Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid
Al Maktoum attended the meeting along with; H.H. Ahmed
Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Fly Dubai and Chairman
and Chief Executive Emirates Airline & Group; H.H.
Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Higher
Education & Scientific Research; H.E Mohammed Abdullah
Al Gergawi, Minister of Cabinet Affairs; H.E Humaid
Mohammad Al Qatami, Minister of Education; H.E Abdul
Rahman Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Culture, Youth,
and Community Development and Acting Minister of Health;
Lt.H.E General Musabah Rashid Al Fattan, Director of
Office of H.H. UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and
Ruler of Dubai; H.E Ibrahim Mohamed Bomlha, Advisor of
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum for
Cultural and Humanitarian Affairs; H.E Khalifa Saeed
Sulaiman, Director-General of the Department of Protocol
and Hospitality in Dubai and other senior officials,
education and academic leaders in the UAE.
His Highness discussed during the meeting with
university officials a number of university and
educational issues and emphasized the importance of
knowledge and education for mankind and the progress and
prosperity of nations.