WAM DUBAI, 12th February, 2014 (WAM) — Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has said that our aim is creating hope, life and future in addition to making people happy.
Addressing the participants of the 2nd Government Summit, which concluded today in Madinat Jumeirah, Sheikh Mohammed thanked the Arab and foreign ministers and officials who participated in Summit saying, “I would like to thank all guests of the U.A.E., who took part in the Summit”.
“It is the summit of industrious and diligent people, I am happy that our country is gifted with the quality of teamwork, which is the best, since its employees are leaders, our aim is creating hope, life and future in addition to making people happy.” The VP said that one of the ministers from GCC countries asked me why I say making people happy and not making people satisfied? I answered that, “Satisfaction represents a short period of time but happiness lasts more or is semi permanent, this is similar to victory, because the victory is temporary but excellence is eternal.” He concluded his statement by expressing his happiness over the success of the Government Summit among the applause of the audience.
Earlier, Sheikh Mohammed along with H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai attended the concluding session.
Addressing the Summit through a TV screen, H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman said: ” We are part of the strategy and vision of the UAE led by President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.” “Late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the Founder of our modern country, had the biggest role in achieving welfare and decent life for his people,” he added.
H.H. Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman also spoke about the strategy of Ajman 2021, which has been set within the U.A.E. Vision 2021 in order to be a main contributor in the march of sustainable development, and in a way which translates the wise directives of President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan and H.H. Sheikh Humaid bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ajman.
Sheikh Ammar announced that Ajman Strategic logo “2021 A happy society”, which contributes to building green economy, spurred by a distinguished government in line with the spirit of the Union.