Hamdan bin Zayed Attended the Opening Ceremony before Dhiaab bin Mohammed bin Zayed, Ahmed Mubarak Al Mazroui, Abdullah Al Hamed, Awaida Al Marar, Mughair Al Khaili and Faris Khalaf Al Mazrouei (Photo from WAM)
Ehab El Refaie Wawam (Madinat Zayed)
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruling Representative at Al Dhafra, inaugurated yesterday Mohammed Al Falahi Al Yasi Road connecting the port and Zayed City in the Al Dhafra area, before His Excellency Sheikh Diab bin Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Chair of the Transportation Department.
The opening ceremony was attended by Dr. Ahmad Mubarak Al Mazrouei, Secretary General of the Executive Board, HE Major General Fares Khalaf Al Mazrouei, Chair of the Organization for Protection of Vital Facilities and Coastlines, HE Dr. Mughir Khamis Al Khaili, Head of the Community Development Department, HE Shaikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Hamed, Eng.Awaidah Morshed Al Marar, Head of the Department of Energy, HE Saif Mohammed Al Hajri, Head of the Department of Economic Development, HE Falah Mohammed Al Ahbabi, Head of Urban Planning and City, Sultan Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Deputy Secretary of the Court's Representative at Dhafra, B, Ruler's representative at Al Dhafra, and a number of senior executives from the Department of Transportation, Abu Dhabi Public Service Company (MASA) and representatives of strategic partners in the public and private sectors.
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan praised the direction of His Holiness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE President and His Excellency Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy President and UAE Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai. Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces for all development plans and projects carried out in this country.
He pointed out that from the start, the UAE had been interested in developing integrated infrastructure, had built an integrated road network that respected all international standards in terms of connecting all cities and regions in the UAE to the highest international standard network in design and implementation to achieve economic growth and the welfare of its people. Safety and security standards for road users.
HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan said that the opening of Mohammed Al Falahi Al Yasi Road that connects the new Zayed City port to the 52.2 km Abu Dhabi Public Services Company (Masada) coincides with the 47th National Day of the Day celebration. An important part of the strategic road network that connects cities in the Abu Dhabi Emirate, which will reduce the previous 50 percent «50 kilometers», and will meet the population needs of services and facilities in accordance with the highest safety and security standards.
He added that the development of the Abu Dhabi Emirate included various regions for all regions. Al Dhafra has a large share of the region. Around it is very important to attract the largest economic, commercial and investment projects in the country and contribute to attract investment to the region.
He pointed out the importance of multiplying efforts in the coming stages to complete the achievement and achievement of various projects, especially in the field of infrastructure development, securing decent housing, health and education services, continuing development of government activities and implementing ambitious plans that meet current and future aspiration needs so that they can overcome developments in this country.
His Excellency Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan praised the efforts of the Department of Transportation in Abu Dhabi and the Abu Dhabi Public Services Company (MASADA) and their contribution to the completion of this important project and their role in developing and building many important and vital projects in the road, housing, education, building, health, public facilities, service centers, all of which come from the goals of the Abu Dhabi Plan and serve the main purpose of supporting development, comprehensive development, laying the foundation for it and fulfilling people's aspirations and achieving happiness for that.
The opening ceremony began with the arrival of the ceremonial patron, HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, to the city of Zayed in Dhafra, and after his arrival, he examined the photo exhibition, which dealt with the project completion stage and then played UAE national peace.
Integrated transportation system
Khalifa Mohammed Al Mazrouei, Deputy Minister of Transportation, said: "The opening of the Yassi Mohammed Al Falahi Road reflects the ongoing efforts of a wise government led by His Excellency Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, to consolidate a comprehensive and sustainable foundation of development in the Emirate Abu Dhabi to provide an integrated transportation system that meets the aspirations and needs of the community and contributes to building a strong, diversified and sustainable economy ».
"I would like to express my sincere gratitude and appreciation to His Excellency Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruling Representative at Dhafra, for his efforts to pursue an ambitious plan to develop the region to provide the best service to the community."
Al-Mazroui explained that the Mohammed Al-Falahi Al-Yasi road project, with a total cost of around 636 million dirhams and 52.2 kilometers, facilitated the movement of people and goods between the cities of Marfa and Zayed, reducing the distance and time between half of the two cities .
He added that investment in infrastructure is an important component of economic and social development and the main source of cultural development that supports the living conditions of the people, improves the quality of services provided to residents, improves the business environment, and invests economically and socially.
The program includes documentaries about the project and representative scenes about the history of the Dhafra region and the reasons for its name, as well as the introduction of heritage. HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan officially announced the name of the street called "Jalan Mohammad Al Falahi Al Yasi". At the end of the ceremony, he took photos of the HH protective ceremonies with the government and private bodies that contributed to the completion of the project.
Eng. Suwaidan Rashid Al Dhahri, Chief Executive Officer of the Abu Dhabi Public Services Company (Masada), expressed his joy at the opening of the Mohammed Al Falahi Al Yassi road project. He expressed his pride in the efforts given by wise leaders to improve infrastructure and make citizens happy, improve quality their lives and focus on development and work. In the development of the UAE in general and the Abu Dhabi Emirate.
Al-Dhahiri said: "Al-Falahi Al-Yasi Road connects the port and city of Zayed is a great addition to the economy of our beloved country and outstanding achievements in addition to a series of achievements in the United Arab Emirates. From strategic projects that contribute to the goal Abu Dhabi's plan, to improve the quality of infrastructure and support the economic development of the Abu Dhabi Emirate and the development landscape in the United Arab Emirates.
He explained that the work team from the Abu Dhabi Public Services Company «supported» completed the project to build the Mohammed Al Falahi Yasi road, which was 52.2 km long and 150 meters wide, with a budget of 636 million dirhams, and a road capacity of around 5400 cars per hour for both directions at peak times
Mohammad al-Falasi al-Yasi was one of the people from the country and the prince of the Bani Yas tribe in the Dhafra region, who sacrificed their lives and mixed their blood in the land of this precious homeland to protect it and reach it until it reached heights and achievements today. Al-Yassi had a famous tournament, in which he defended the land of this homeland in 1642 before the dream of the union was realized in a political entity in 1971.