The UAE will host Expo 2020!
  • Arabic
Supported by the UAE National Media Council
We are in the process of developing and improving our website, and we invite you to participate in our brief survey to measure the level of your satisfaction
Satisfaction Survey For UAE Interact Website
رغبة منا بالتعرف على مستوى رضاكم عن موقعنا وبهدف تطويره وتحسينه، فقد قمنا بتصميم استبيان سريع لقياس مدى الرضا عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة روعي في تصميم الاستبيان أن يكون قصيرا وسريعا كي لا نطيل عليكم، وعليه نرجو منكم التكرم باستكماله عن طريق الرابط التالي
استبيان رضا المتعاملين عن موقع دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة

Lubna Al-Qasimi meets 2nd Deputy Speaker of Swedish Parliament

posted on 07/02/2009: 868 views

Stockholm - Foreign Trade Minister, Shaikha Lubna bint Khalid Al-Qasimi, has met here with the Second Deputy Speaker of Swedish Parliament, Brigita Celine. They discussed achievements made by women in the UAE and the situation of women in the Arab and Islamic worlds.

Shaikha Lubna said women have attained high positions in the UAE and made a lot of significant achievements through the political capacity building programme spearheaded by President H.H. Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, adding that Emirati women are now holding high offices and making significant contributions to the country's development and modernisation drive.

She noted that women now account for 66% of government employees, form a significant percentage of higher office holders in the country and represent about 59% of UAE work force.

Present at the meeting were UAE Ambassador to Sweden, Shaikha Najla Mohammed Al-Qasimi and Chairman of both the Federation of UAE Chambers of Commerce and Industry and the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Salah Salim bin Omair Al-Shamsi.


29 June 2017 Mohamed bin Zayed gets phone call from Bill Gates
22 June 2017 Mohamed bin Zayed, Serbian President discuss bilateral ties of friendship, cooperation
22 June 2017 Mohamed bin Zayed holds talks with French President
22 June 2017 Abu Dhabi Crown Prince, French FM discuss strengthening relations
14 June 2017 Mohamed bin Zayed and President of Russia discuss regional development, efforts to combat terrorism

Most Read