As per WAM report, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, chaired the UAE Cabinet meeting at Qasr Al Watan, Abu Dhabi, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of Presidential Court; H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister, and Minister of Finance; and H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior.
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum said: “Today, I chaired the Cabinet meeting in Qasr Al Watan, Abu Dhabi, where we approved the UAE Government Annual Meetings’ Agenda. The meetings will be held on November 7, in Abu Dhabi."
He added that the Meetings are the largest national forum for decision-makers in the UAE, representing an annual opportunity to evaluate and review our achievements, and set our priorities and objectives to fulfill the aspirations of our people. “During the meeting, we approved new housing policies, allowing UAE citizens to replace or resell their houses and transfer mortgage, in addition to approving flexible loans policies for citizens,” he added.
Among other major decisions, the UAE Cabinet approved the UAE policy for integrated management of recyclable materials. The policy includes rules on licensing of the facilities operating in the management of recyclable materials, collecting, recycling and exporting recyclable materials. As per the policy, the new list of the recyclable materials includes used tires, electronic waste, plastic waste, used cooking oils, and aluminum dross, to the recycling factories in the country.
UAE Government Annual Meetings
Chaired by the President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, the UAE Government Annual Meetings will be held between November 7 and 8 in Abu Dhabi. The meetings will witness the participation of more than 500 dignitaries including heads of UAE executive boards, ministers, and senior officials in the federal and local governments.