Hamdan attends Rashid Awards ceremony

Hamdan attends Rashid Awards ceremony

The 26th Rashid Award for Academic Excellence was organised by the Cultural and Scientific Association in Dubai.



By (Wam)

Published: Wed 18 Dec 2013, 11:41 PM

Last updated: Fri 3 Apr 2015, 4:39 AM

Shaikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, attended a ceremony to honour the winners of the 26th Rashid Award for Academic Excellence organised by the Cultural and Scientific Association in Dubai.

Shaikh Hamdan presenting a doctoral degree to one of the Rashid Award winners. — Wam

At the ceremony, Shaikh Hamdan was briefed on a number of historic photos, followed by the National Anthem of the UAE.

In his statement, the Chairman of the Media Committee and Board member of the Cultural and Scientific Association, Ali Obeid Al Hameli, extended the gratitude and appreciation of the honourees to His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, for his interest in the education sector of the country. A total of 67 UAE citizens received doctoral degrees in various disciplines at the ceremony.


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