Muhammed Bin-Rashid Cultural Personality of the Year

In their editorials, journalists have congratulated His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin-Rashid al-Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE Ruler of Dubai, after his nomination as Cultural Personality of the Year at the ninth session of Sheikh Zayid Book Award 2015-2016. The journalists said the accolade is a great honour as HH has exerted tireless efforts to press ahead with the process of development and maintain the national identity. In al-Bayan newspaper, Dr Khaled al-Khaja said that Sheikh Mohammed Bin-Rashid is a down-to-earth figure, adding it is no surprise for example to see him using the Metro like any other citizen.

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