Shaikh Hamdan honoured

DUBAI — Shaikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and Industry and Head of the Department of Health and Medical Services, has been chosen as the Best International Icon in the Medical, Education and Sports field (2001-2005) by the International Hospital Federation. Shaikh Hamdan is the first Arab figure to be chosen for this title.

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Published: Tue 6 Sep 2005, 10:07 AM

Last updated: Thu 2 Apr 2015, 9:11 PM

Professor Bringon Sivenson, Director-General of the International Hospital Federation, said: "Shaikh Hamdan has been chosen for this title due to his achievements in the Arab world in Medical, Educational and Sports sector."

Shaikh Hamdan will be given the Federation Shield on Saturday, September 10.

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