UAE officials discuss economic visions for next five decades

SourceEmirates Business

More than 1,000 ministers, and senior federal and local government officials, held 11 consultative meetings to discuss the path for the economic environment and economic models and sectors for the next 50 years. The meetings were in implementation of directives given by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to strengthen government integration to chart the future and lay down axes and components of the comprehensive development plan for the next 50 years. They were held within the efforts of the 50-year Development Plan Committee, under the chairmanship of HH Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, to envisage features of vital sectors and conceptualise development plans and strategic directions for the more...