Rashid Abdullah Al Nuaimi

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Rashid Abdullah Al Nuaimi
Minister of Foreign Affairs
In office
1990–2005
Prime Minister Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
Succeeded by Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Personal details
Nationality Emirati
Alma mater Cairo University

Rashid Abdullah Al Nuaimi راشد عبدالله النعيمي is the former foreign minister of the United Arab Emirates.

Early life and education[edit]

Nuaimi is a member of the ruling family of Ajman, Al Nuaimi.[1] He holds a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering, which he received from the University of Cairo in 1967.[2]

Career[edit]

Nuaimi started his career at the department of oil and industrial affairs in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.[2] Then he joined the Emirati ministry of foreign affairs and until 1975, he worked there in various capacities.[2] In 1975, he was named as the director of political affairs department at the foreign ministry.[2] In 1976, he became undersecretary for foreign affairs. He served as the minister of state for foreign affairs from 1977 to 1990.[2] Hamdan bin Zayed succeeded him in the post.[1] Nuaimi was the foreign minister of the United Arab Emirates from 1990 to 2005.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Rashid bin Abdullah Al Nuaimi". APS Review Gas Market Trends. 8 June 1998. Retrieved 15 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Profile". ECSSR. Retrieved 15 April 2013.