His Highness Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister received on Tuesday April 3rd, 2007, Professor Abdul Rahim Sabouni, Vice Chancellor of ALHOSN University and Suleiman Hamed Al Mazrouei, Director General of the Emirates Bank Group.
During the meeting, a training program “Tomooh” was announced, which will be conducted at ALHOSN University in partnership with the Emirates Bank. The program is being organized under the auspices of the court of the Deputy Prime Minister. H.H. Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed appreciated ALHOSN University’s keen interest in developing training programs for UAE nationals and he remarked that this new educational initiative demonstrates ALHOSN University’s commitment to building a stronger workforce for the future of the UAE.
H.H. Sheikh Sultan emphasized the importance of generating training and development opportunities for UAE nationals in order for them to seek gainful employment in both the public and private sectors. The execution of this program is an extension of Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan’s overall vision for the future of his beloved country “May Almighty Allah rest his soul in peace”, as well as the goals of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and H.H. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashed Al Maktoom, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, which are to consolidate all financial and scientific support for these national training programs from all sectors of the UAE’s economy.
Professor Sabouni deeply valued the support of H.H. Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed to this workforce preparation program “Tomooh” and added that this is a good opportunity for ALHOSN University to illustrate its dedication to improving the overall future employment prospects of this country and especially to assisting the youth of today who will benefit from such courses through the university’s Continuing Education Center.