has always called for new challenges and complications, which requires
permanent vigilance and preparedness, as well as full awareness of developments
and changes and the ability to keep pace and positive interaction with them…”
H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin
Rashid Al Maktoum
Celebrating its twentieth
anniversary this year, the Department of Finance, which was established by the directives
of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President,
Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, confirms the continuation of full commitment
to its responsibilities of overseeing all financial and accounting affairs of
the Government of Dubai.
The financial arm of the
government, the Department of Finance has been aiming at a number of strategic
goals and objectives that contribute to the success of the strategic plan of
the Emirate. We, therefore, express our commitment to support all initiatives
that are consistent with the Government of Dubai’s strategy, looking forward to
a serious and effective contribution in playing a leading role in building a
sustainable development and a strong economy of a global competitive edge.
In the light of the second
consecutive zero-deficit budget we achieved for this fiscal year, we will keep
up our obligation for Dubai to remain a unique attractive hub for both regional
and international economic initiatives.
H.E. Abdulrahman Saleh Al