Mon 07-05-2018 17:39 PM
DUBAI, 7th May, 2018 (WAM) — The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the release of a new book entitled “Zayed: Life of a Great Leader” to commemorate the 100th birth anniversary of the Founding Father, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan.
“Zayed: Life of a Great Leader” recounts Sheikh Zayed’s life and the many facets of his personality, and traces the story from his early life in Al Ain to his astounding vision that guides the UAE to this day. The book explores his life and legacy from four viewpoints Zayed: the man; the leader; the ruler; and the visionary, while it also features rare historical and contemporary photographs that celebrate the great leader.
Commenting on the announcement, Majid Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman of Dubai Chamber, said, “We are delighted to launch this book to celebrate the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the UAE’s Founding Father, and a true visionary who placed the country on the path of economic progress and prosperity. We see this book as one of the best ways to mark the Year of Zayed, as it looks back on the remarkable life he lived, as well as the many great achievements he made as a statesman, diplomat, leader and visionary.”
“It is an honour to share his story with the world and spread his values of wisdom, respect, sustainability and community development which will continue to serve as a source of inspiration,” he added.
The book, available in English and Arabic, is published by the Motivate Books, part of the Motivate Media Group.
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