Dr Sheikh Sultan presents his book 'A Momentous Journey: The Complete Manuscript of the ‘Book of Duarte Barbosa’ 1565' to the delegation. WAM
Dr Sheikh Sultan extended his appreciation of the delegation’s participation in the Sharjah International Book Fair, where they showcased a magnificent collection of precious centuries-old manuscripts from the university’s library, allowing the event’s visitors to view the exquisite documents that detail the Portuguese presence in the Gulf.
The Ruler of Sharjah discussed during the meeting, which was attended by Sheikha Bodour Bint Sultan Al Qasimi, Chairwoman of the Board of Directors of the Sharjah Book Authority, his 30-year connection with the university and how it has helped him learn more. He said the university has a large collection of documents that has enriched his knowledge.
Dr Sheikh Sultan presented his book “A Momentous Journey: The Complete Manuscript of the ‘Book of Duarte Barbosa’ 1565” to the delegation. He also received a special publication about the university’s exhibition at the SIBF titled “The Portuguese in the Gulf, 1507-1650: An Interlinked History.”
On the meeting’s sidelines, the Sharjah Ruler and the delegation toured the Dr Sultan Al Qasimi Centre, exploring the exquisite collections.WAM
This decision reflects Sheikh Sultan's vision to prioritise the improvement of parks and their facilities, delivering exceptional services that create an ideal environment for fostering social connections and offering a rewarding experience to the community.
Dr Sheikh Sultan directed the department to review the compensation case in "Al Bahais" area in Kalba, in agreement with the owners to hand over the lands in return for reasonable compensation.
Dr Sheikh Sultan stated that Directorate of Human Resources must find a job for every workable citizen, regardless of age. Any citizen between 18-60 is entitled to have a job if he/she is eligible to work, the Ruler of Sharjah added.
The Ruler of Sharjah also directed Mubadara to allocate a plot of land to start implementing additional parking spaces, serving the visitors of Khorfakkan Club (KC), including 400 parking spaces for cars, and 24 for buses.
“We are ensuring all possible assistance to the injured Pakistanis. The Welfare Wing of Pakistan’s Consulate General, Dubai visited the hospitals immediately after the unfortunate occurrence and is constantly in touch with the relevant authorities,” said Hussain Muhammad, the Consul General in Dubai.
During the visit, Sheikh Khaled was accompanied by His Excellency Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Chairman of the Department of Community Development; and His Excellency Saif Saeed Ghobash, Secretary General of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council.
"We will continue to raise the cost of Russia's war, degrade Russia's sources of revenue and impede its efforts to build its war machine," said the group, which includes the United States, Japan, Germany, France, Britain, Italy and Canada.
Donald Trump cruised to a lightning victory Saturday in South Carolina's Republican primary, blitzing rival Nikki Haley in her home state and continuing his march to the nomination and a White House rematch with Joe Biden in November.