UAE leaders mark International Women's Day with special posts

UAE President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, have marked International Women's Day with special social media posts.

"We celebrate the essential contributions of women worldwide in shaping a more peaceful, prosperous, and vibrant future for all," Sheikh Mohamed wrote.

"Every day, your drive to achieve collective progress and uplift others in success serves as a lasting inspiration in the UAE and around the world."

"A woman is a symbol of happiness...a symbol of sacrifice...a symbol of life...a symbol of equality...a symbol of warmth, tenderness and love...a woman is a symbol of everything beautiful," Sheikh Mohammed wrote on social media platform X.

"On International Women's Day, we say... Every year, the women of the world are more beautiful, more successful, and better... Every year, all our mothers, sisters, and daughters are in good health, God willing."

 

More from Local

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • Extra Time

    7:00pm - 10:00pm

    Chris & Robbie bring you the latest from the sporting world plus interviews with upcoming and legendary sporting stars.

  • Nights on Dubai Eye 103.8

    10:00pm - 11:00pm

    Dubai Eye complements the conversation with the music you love from the eighties, nineties and newer.

BUSINESS BREAKFAST LATEST

On Dubai Eye

  • Flying Taxis

    It sounds like an episode of The Jetsons, but the sight of flying taxis whizzing around our cities could be much closer than you think.

  • Tough penalties for deliberate tax evasion

    The UAE has said that tougher penalties will come into force from 1st August for not keeping proper corporate tax records.