The Mother of the UAE Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, the Honorary Chairwoman of the UAE Business Women Council, received a telegram of thanks and gratitude from the members of the UAE Business Women Council at the conclusion of their first meeting that was held at the UAE FCCI offices in Dubai.. The members thanked her Highness for her generous support of the UAE woman in all aspects of life.
The members elected for the UAE Business Women Board of Directors for the third session 2009-2011 elected her Excellency Sheikha Dr. Hend Bint Abdull Azziz Al Qassimi chairman of the Board of Directors of the UAE Business Women council and her Excellency Fatima Obeid Al Jaber, first deputy, her Excellency Kaltham Abdullah, deputy to the Chairwoman. The election process embodied the success of the election that was carried out to elect the members of the board on the 12th of January.
Mrs. Fatima Al Merri, the General Coordinator of the Council, inaugurated the first meeting of the board of directors with a welcoming speech. She welcomed the new members who were elected and wished them success in highlighting the role of the Council. Al Merri also lauded the efforts that were exerted by the former board Business Women council for the session 2005-2008 and particularly the efforts of Dr. Rawdha Abdullah Al Mutawa. She reiterated that the UAE business women ,thanks to the unlimited support of the UAE leadership and the support of her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak (Mother of the UAE , the Honorary Chairwoman of the UAE Business Women Council, have become equal to their brothers the men in all rights and privileges. The council have played a major role in making this possible as is seen by its founding principles.
The members of the UAE Business Women council board are volunteers and will shoulder the burden of serving our beloved country and highlight the bright image of the UAE business women. Al Merri added that the UAE Business Women Council, operating under the umbrella of the UAE FCCI, is a special authority that includes a diverse but harmonious texture of members in terms of the age group and business interests but are all marked with a determination to work and serve the country.