SHARJAH, The Government Economic Network held an extensive meeting during the fifth session of the UAE Economic Planning Forum, which was hosted by the Emirate of Sharjah in November.

The meeting discussed ways to strengthen the role of the network in coordinating mutual economic events and work towards unifying the economic activities agenda at the state level, as well as developing mechanisms for cooperation in supporting the economic delegations participating abroad.

The meeting also reviewed the Charter of the Establishment of the network and aspects required to ensure development in line with the UAE's 2021.

Humaid Al Muhairi, Director of Government Communication Department at the Ministry of Economy, said that the government's economic communication network will play a vital role in unifying communication efforts among government agencies concerned with economic affairs within the UAE at the federal and local levels. It will work to communicate with all member departments through the exchange of experiences, and research and studies, related to the field of government communication.

The meeting was attended by members of the government network headed by Humaid Al Muhairi, Director of Government Communication Department at the Ministry of Economy; Amna Al Rumaithi, Director of Government Communication Department, Department of Economic Development Abu Dhabi; Mariam Al-Afredi, Director of Government Communication Department, Department of Economic Development in Dubai; Abdulaziz Omar Al Midfa, Deputy Director of Government Communication at SEDD; Saif Al Suwaidi, Director of Government Communications Department at RAK Economic Development Department; Khalafan Al-Yamahi, Director of Government Communications Department of Economy and Industry in Fujairah, and Shamsa Al Shamsi, Director of Government Communication Department of the Department of Economic Development in Umm Al Quwain.

Source: Emirates News Agency