ABU DHABI, 28th November, 2020 (WAM) — Local newspapers published this morning highlighted in their editorials the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth in Abu Dhabi during the first half of this year of 11.2%, amidst expectations from international institutions that the growth index in the emirate will continue to rise this year, which confirms Abu Dhabi’s forward-looking ability to overcome various economic challenges and consolidate its competitive position in the region and the world.
He also shed light on the comprehensive plan adopted by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, ‘may God protect him’, to develop Dubai’s countryside and wilderness. as well as providing a distinct tourist experience as a major tourist destination in the emirate.
Under the heading “Abu Dhabi.. A competitive economy” .. The newspaper “Al-Ittihad” confirmed that strength, diversity, flexibility and competitiveness are the most important elements of the economy of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, pushing it towards greater GDP growth rates in light of global challenges, translating a vision planned by wise leadership To launch ventures, stimulate investment, support various economic activities, and provide the best environment for doing business, as well as open up to global markets.
He said that the rapid response to changes and challenges arising from global crises and the search for adequate frameworks to contain them were also key factors in the rapid growth of gross domestic product in Abu Dhabi, strengthened by the constant pursuit of launching qualitative projects with economic impact in the short and long term, concluding economic partnerships with various countries and revitalizing tourism, modernizing productive sectors and employing technology in them, especially industry.
In conclusion, he said, GDP growth of 11.2% in Abu Dhabi during the first half of this year amid expectations from international institutions that the growth index in the emirate will continue to rise this year, based on the continued activity Abu Dhabi is witnessing in various financial, commercial and tourism sectors, and the increase in investment volume in the local market, and the increase in property sales, confirms the forward-thinking ability of Abu Dhabi to overcome various challenges economic and consolidate its competitive position in the region and the world.
On the other hand, under the heading “The Best City for Life”, the Al-Bayan newspaper wrote that in many countries, including those classified as advanced, rural areas and remote areas suffer from abandonment and marginalization, and the low level of services, even the basic ones. However, this does not exist in the dictionary of the Emirate of Dubai, as in all the Emirates, where every inch enjoys the care of the wise leadership, and its constant and continuous interest.
He stressed that the comprehensive plan adopted by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, may God protect him, to develop Dubai’s countryside and wilderness, is a dedication and an extension of the policy of dealing with all regions of Dubai, as an integral part of the development plans.
He explained that the approved plan aims to preserve the nature of the countryside and wilderness and to provide all necessary services, facilities and needs for people and visitors to the regions, to improve the quality of life, as well as provide a distinct experience tourism, as one of the major tourist destinations of the emirate.
He said that there is a package of development projects and initiatives to support rural areas and grasslands in Dubai, and in essence of this package, by preserving nature reserves and archaeological sites, supporting local farmers and products, and creating investment opportunities for people, and all this is entrusted to the “Supreme Committee for Urban Planning”, which supervises the implementation and governance of projects and initiatives, as the approved plan also aims to have direct economic returns for the populations of these areas for the development of rural areas and grasslands.
In conclusion, Al-Bayan confirmed that whoever has succeeded in transforming Dubai into the most beautiful and prestigious city in the world will succeed in transforming the countryside and the wilderness of Dubai into some of the best, most beautiful and enjoyable areas in the world, and all this in the context of achieving the strategic vision, to be « Dubai is the best city to live in the world.
On the same subject, and under the headline “Dubai’s countryside and wilderness strengthens its global position”, Al-Watan newspaper wrote in the UAE that there is nothing impossible in the face of the determination to develop, to modernize and to the will proceeding to achieve all development goals with a modern spirit and an approach that accompanies the aspirations for the future. In all fields, national creativity is rooted. Impressively, to add to the progress, prosperity and to excellence through initiatives and projects produced by ambitious national thinking in the approach of our wise leadership that the future is more splendid and beautiful, and with all the multiple benefits and economic viability achieved by these stations through their performance and achievements , which constitute an addition to earnings at all levels within an ambitious vision towards tomorrow. The Levante, and the approval of i His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, “may God protect him” constitutes the comprehensive plan for the development of Dubai’s countryside and wilderness on an area of 2,216 square kilometers, as well as a package of development projects as part of efforts to preserve its nature and provide all the services and facilities necessary to serve the people, visitors and tourist movement in the emirate, so much so that Dubai it is one of the most beautiful destinations in the world in terms of aesthetic integration between the city and its countryside. His Highness said, “Today we have the most beautiful and most prestigious city in the world…and our aim is to make Dubai’s countryside and wilderness among the best, most beautiful and enjoyable for all.”
He added that the overall development plan for the next twenty years is in line with the Dubai Urban Plan 2040 and represents a strong tribute to the tourist movement and an opportunity for entrepreneurs, taking into account the controls aimed at preserving nature and the identity of the region and enhance its attractiveness within a global development system that offers investment opportunities for the population of those areas and a source of income and gives greater impetus to desert tourism and access to the various areas heritage and archaeological sites with the possibility of practicing their own sports, which attract amateurs and professionals from almost all parts of the world.
He stressed that the tourism sector always enjoys renewal and development, similarly to all sectors where sustainability is one of the fixed mechanisms in it, and is considered an addition to the many landmarks that distinguish Dubai from the plans and strategies which are still in force, as it is a first global destination and therefore wishes to offer a unique experience to all who visit it for the purpose of stay, residence or tourism and confirming its position as one of the cities of the future and the ability to combine between originality and modernity at the same time and provide everything you need in a modern way through facilities, ideas and infrastructure that make it the exceptional and unprecedented distinction.
In conclusion, Al-Watan said that the UAE’s achievements are increasing in terms of momentum, effectiveness and ability to inspire, which strengthens the UAE’s position on the global tourism map in a way that makes it difficult for them have a competitor. unique development process driven by it.
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