Sharjah 24: Sharjah Executive Council (SEC) valued the achievements made under the leadership and patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah during the last fifty years that contributed to the advancement of the Emirate and the development of government work in differnt sectors, which was reflected in the decent life standard for the citizens of Sharjah.
SEC meeting was chaired by His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of Sharjah Executive Council, and in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah. The council explained that the 25th of January represents a dear and important memory whereas His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi became the Ruler of Sharjah, and the modern renaissance of Sharjah started with a wise vision, insight and permanent follow-up that brought the emirate to the highest ranks and achievements that the people of Sharjah are proud of. The Council praised the solid foundation and the achievements that paved the way towards the modern renaissance developed by the late Sheikh Khalid bin Muhammed Al Qasimi, may God have mercy on him. The Council extended thanks and appreciation to His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi for his constant care, continuous guidance and paternalistic concern for his children through his pioneering initiatives, and to all the loyal people who contributed to achieving the modern renaissance over the last fifty years.
During its meeting, Sharjah Executive Council discussed a set of topics aiming at developing government services and following up on the implementation of the emirate's public policies. SEC approved exempting a number of pioneering projects supported by The Sharjah Entrepreneurship Foundation (Ruwad) from government services fees. The new batch of exempted projects includes 48 pilot projects, bringing the total number of exempted projects to 195 projects. Exemption comes as part of SEC permanent support for Emirati entrepreneurs to enter the labour market and advance the economy with the participation of youth. The Council discussed a set of plans to develop work mechanisms to develop the legislative structure, which will reflect positively on the remarkably growing transportation sector in the emirate.