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Mohammed highlights role of cultural forces in enriching cultural scene

posted on 15/08/2010: 865 views

Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, received last night at Zabeel Palace a group cultural and artistic personalities who called on him to extend best wishes on the advent of the holy month of Ramadan.

During the meeting which was attended by H. H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed exchanged with the writers, intellects, poets and artists the latest development on the local cultural scene.

The intelligentsia paid tribute to Sheikh Mohammed for his support for culture and art, considering his encouragement and follow up of cultural events as a big catalyst to them to exert more creative efforts to enhance the local identity, heritage and originality.

In his turn, Sheikh Mohammed praised their positive role in promoting and disseminating the civilisaitional legacy of the UAE people in the genre of story, drama, painting and other forms of cultural creativity.' The local cultural landscape is rich with events and activities,' the Vice President added.

He urged them to enrich the local culture landscape with creative achievements that contribute to safeguarding 'our national heritage and identity, promoting openness to and building bridges with civilisations and cultures of the world'.

He told them their message is excellently humanitarian and noble as it focuses on enriching and refreshing the memory of the people through revival of the heritage, arts and culture to life.

The meeting was also attended by Mohammed Abdullah Al Gergawi, Minister for Cabinet Affairs, Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, and Mohammed Al Mur, Deputy Chairman of Dubai Culture and Arts Authority. – Emirates News Agency, WAM


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