Sharjah today

President Khalifa: Nation on track to deliver Vision 2021

  • Thursday 01, December 2016 in 11:50 AM
  • Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Sharjah 24 – WAM: The government is confidently progressing to deliver indicators of the National Agenda leading to the UAE Vision 2021 which seeks to develop and improve conditions in areas of justice, security, economy, environment, living standards, housing, education, health and infrastructure, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, has declared.
''The government has adopted and approved national policies and strategies for innovation, creativity, excellence, reading, research and development, the future, housing, women and youth empowerment and happiness. In this respect, the Emirates Council for Youth and the Emirates Council for Scientists were set up,'' said His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed in his address to the nation on the occasion of the 45th National Day.

The government, His Highness Sheikh Khalifa stated, had also taken significant strides in developing the legislative and regulatory framework to attract investment and introducing policies to promote the concept of green economy and comply with principles of sustainability, protection of the environment and conservation of natural resources. It has also approved plans to upgrade and improve educational and health services.