We belong to Allah and to Him we shall return. The UAE mourned the death of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, who passed away on Wednesday. Sheikh Hamdan, the longest-serving
“It is a curious thing, the death of a loved one. We all know that our time in this world is limited, and that eventually all of us will end up underneath some sheet, never to wake up. And yet it is always a surprise when it happens to someone we know…”
Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi expressed heartfelt condolences to Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid and to Al Maktoum's family, on the death of Sheikh Hamdan, praying to Allah the Almighty to rest his soul in Paradise and to grant patience and solace to his family.
Sheikh Hamdan witnessed all stages of the UAE’s journey and tremendously contributed to the national development drive. He was one of the country’s leaders and participated in its renaissance and in designing its future.
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum left luminous fingerprints in the history of marine sports in the UAE in general, and in the local heritage races in particular, since its beginning in the seventies. His continuous support led to the flourishing
Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and Minister of Finance, a Dubai royal revered across the planet for his unwavering support of horseracing and passionate involvement in the promotion of Purebred Arabians through
The late Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum was laid to rest on Wednesday afternoon at the Umm Hurair cemetery in Dubai after funeral prayers were offered at Zabeel Mosque.
The Court of His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, mourned the death of Sheikh Ahmed Bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, who passed away on Thursday, in the United Kingdom.
Sheikh Mohammed said, “We had different meetings with Sheikh Mohamed… his ideas are renewed... his ambitions for the UAE have no sky... his first and last concern is the interest of the UAE and its people... the future is more beautiful and greater. With a great and noble man.”