Revealed: 33-member Cabinet that will lead UAE into the future

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Dubai - Several ministries and federal departments have been merged to form a 'faster and more flexible' government structure.

By Team KT

Published: Sun 5 Jul 2020, 12:00 AM

Last updated: Mon 6 Jul 2020, 3:27 PM

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, announced sweeping changes to the Cabinet on Sunday. Several ministries and federal departments have been merged to form a new government structure that is "faster and more flexible" and tasked with leading the country into the future.

The new Cabinet has 33 members, including Sheikh Mohammed.

The new government has been given one year to achieve its targets. "Continuous changes will be the motto of the new phase until we achieve the best possible governance fit for the new era; and until we achieve a government that fulfills the ambitions of the Emirati people."

Here is the new cabinet:

Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior: Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs: Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Minister of Finance: Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation: Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan

Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence: Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan

Minister of Cabinet Affairs: Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Gergawi

Minister of the Federal Supreme Council Affairs: Ahmed bin Jumaa Al Zaabi

Minister of Health and Prevention and Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs: Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed Al Owais

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs: Dr Anwar bin Mohammed Gargash

Minister of State for Financial Affairs: Obaid bin Humaid Al Tayer

Minister of State for International Cooperation: Reem bint Ibrahim Al Hashemy

Minister of Energy and Infrastructure: Suhail bin Mohammed Faraj Faris Al Mazrouei

Minister of Climate Change and Environment: Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi

Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology: Sultan bin Ahmed Al Jaber

Minister of Justice: Sultan bin Saeed Al Badi

Minister of Education: Hussain bin Ibrahim Al Hammadi

Minister of State for Defence Affairs: Mohammed bin Ahmad Al Bawardi

Minister of Culture and Youth: Noura bint Mohammed Al Kaabi

Minister of State for Public Education: Jameela bint Salem Mesbeh Al Muhairi

Minister of Human Resources and Emiratisation: Nasser bin Thani Juma Al Hamli

Minister of Community Development: Hessa bint Essa Buhumaid

Minister of Economy: Abdulla bin Touq Al Marri

Minister of State: Maitha bint Salem Al Shamsi

Minister of State for Entrepreneurship and Small and Medium Enterprises: Ahmad Belhoul Al Falasi

Minister of State for Foreign Trade: Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi

Minister of State for Governmental Development and Future: Ohoud bint Khalfan Al Roumi

Minister of State for Youth: Shamma bint Suhail Faris Al Mazrui

Minister of State: Zaki Anwar Nusseibeh

Minister of State for Food Security: Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Almheiri

Minister of State for Advanced Sciences: Sarah bint Yousuf Al Amiri

Minister of State for Digital Economy, Artificial Intelligence and Remote Working System: Omar Sultan Al Olama

Minister of State: Ahmed Ali Al Sayegh

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