Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates

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The Cabinet of the United Arab Emirates is the chief executive body of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The first cabinet was formed following the inception of the UAE federation in 1971.[1]

The last reshuffle was on 12 March 2013[2] which was the first reshuffle since 2006.[3]

The heads of four ministries were changed in the reshuffle: Ministry of public works, ministry of energy and two state ministries.[2] In addition, Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed Al Owais, acting health minister and minister of culture, youth and community development, became health minister in the same reshuffle.[4] Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, public works minister, was appointed minister of higher education and scientific research.[4] He replaced Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, who was appointed minister of culture, youth and community development.[4]

Office Incumbent Website
Prime Minister
Minister of Defense
Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum http://uaepm.ae/
http://www.mod.gov.ae/
Deputy Prime Minister
Minister of Interior
Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan http://www.moi.gov.ae/
Deputy Prime Minister
Minister of Presidency Affairs
Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan http://www.mopa.ae/
Minister of Finance Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum http://www.mof.gov.ae/
Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan http://www.mofa.gov.ae/
Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan https://www.mohesr.gov.ae/
Minister of Public Works Abdullah Al Nuaimi http://www.mopw.gov.ae/
Minister of Foreign Trade Lubna Khalid Al Qasimi http://www.moft.gov.ae/
Minister of Cabinet Affairs Mohammed Al Gergawi http://www.uaecabinet.ae/
Minister of Energy Suhail Al Mazroui http://www.moenr.gov.ae/
Minister of Economy Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansouri http://www.economy.ae/
Minister of Social Affairs Maryam Mohammed Khalfan Al Roumi http://www.msa.gov.ae/
Minister of Education Humaid Mohammed Obaid Al Qatami http://www.moe.gov.ae/
Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan http://www.mcycd.ae/
Minister of Health Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Oweis http://www.moh.gov.ae/
Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Anwar Mohammed Qarqash http://www.mofa.gov.ae/
Minister of State for Federal National Council Affairs Anwar Mohammed Qarqash http://www.mfnca.gov.ae/
Minister of Labor Saqr Ighbash Saeed Ighbash http://www.mol.gov.ae/
Minister of Justice Hadef Jawa'an Al Dhaheri http://ejustice.gov.ae/
Minister of Environment and Water Rashid Ahmed bin Fahd http://www.moew.gov.ae/
Minister of State for Financial Affairs Obaid Humaid Al Tayer http://www.mof.gov.ae/
Minister of State Abdullah Ghobash
Minister of State Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber

References[edit]

  1. ^ "President okays new cabinet". Khaleej Times (Abu Dhabi). 10 February 2006. Retrieved 10 September 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "'New young faces' for UAE Cabinet as Sheikh Mohammed unveils reshuffle". The National. 12 March 2013. Retrieved 15 April 2013. 
  3. ^ Camilla Hall; Simeon Kerr (12 March 2013). "First UAE cabinet reshuffle in five years". Financial Times (Abu Dhabi and Dubai). Retrieved 15 April 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c Shane, Daniel (12 March 2013). "UAE’s Sheikh Mohammed announces cabinet reshuffle". Arabian Business. Retrieved 15 April 2013. 

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