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Dubai Ruler Issues Decree to Reconstitute Dubai Free Zones Council Board

Dubai Ruler Issues Decree to Reconstitute Dubai Free Zones Council Board

Monday, 6 December, 2021 - 09:45
Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum. WAM

The ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum, on Monday issued a decree to reconstitute the board of the Dubai Free Zones Council, state news agency WAM reported.

The decree stipulated that members of the board will include the Secretary-General of the Dubai Free Zones Council; Chairman of Dubai’s Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation; Director-General of Dubai Municipality; Director-General of Dubai’s State Security Department; Director-General of Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism; Director-General of the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry; Governor of Dubai International Financial Center; Director-General of the Dubai Development Authority; Director-General of the Dubai World Trade Center Authority; and CEO of Dubai Integrated Economic Zones Authority, WAM said.

The Board also includes the CEO of the Dubai Aviation City Corporation; CEO of the Dubai Multi Commodities Center; CEO of Meydan City Corporation; Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors of International Humanitarian City; and CEO of Dubai Healthcare City Authority, the news agency added.

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