1st Int’l Conference of World Free Zone Organisation held

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1st Int'l Conference of World Free Zone Organisation held

1st Int’l Conference of World Free Zone Organisation held

(Dubai) – Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, attended the inaugural session of the 1st International Conference and Exhibition of the World Free Zone Organisation.
The two-day event, held at the Grand Hyatt Dubai, opened with the participation of heads and directors of free zones in the member states, along with a group of experts, entrepreneurs and decision-makers from various economic fields.
Among those who attended the event were H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of Dubai Executive Council, H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Emirates Group and Dubai Airport Free Zone, Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri, Minister of Economy, Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation, Dr. Mohammed Al Zarooni, Chairman of the World Free Zone Organisation and Director General of DAFZA.
In his statement, Al Zarooni welcomed the participants to the event, also the first conference after the establishment of the organisation, aimed at coordination between member states as well as activating the role of investment partnerships among them to achieve welfare and growth of the economies of the member states, in particular and the global economy in general.
(Courtesy WAM)