SHARJAH, 30th January, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council, SEC, chaired a meeting of the Council on Tuesday at the Office of the Ruler in Sharjah, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the SEC.
During the meeting, the SEC discussed several key government issues and reviewed infrastructure development projects and the development of various sectors, to provide a decent life for UAE citizens and residents in Sharjah.
The Council also reviewed the annual statistical report of the activities and events of the Supreme Committee during the 46th National Day celebrations in Sharjah.
The report included a review of the activities and events held by the Committee in many local cities and regions, which were attended by large audiences from various sectors of society.
Khalid Jassim Al Midfa, Chairman of the Commercial and Tourism Development Authority, thanked the organising committee for its efforts to ensure the success of the National Day activities.
The Council was also briefed about the draft law of the Sharjah Social Security Fund, SSSF.
Abdullah Salem Al Tarifi, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the fund, and his delegation reviewed the provisions of the draft law.
Al Tarifi stated that the law is a realisation of the emirate’s strategy and the vision of the Ruler of Sharjah, to provide for the needs of citizens, improve their conditions and provide them with a decent living.
Following its observations, the Board referred the draft law to the Sharjah Consultative Council, to complete its legislative session.
At the end of the meeting, the Council reviewed the Decrees, resolutions and laws issued by Sheikh Sultan.