Tue 24-11-2015 20:06 PM
RAS AL KHAIMAH, 24th November 2015 (WAM) --- H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al-Khaimah, yesterday honoured the winners of the 11th cycle of the Ras Al-Khaimah Educational Excellence Award, presented by the Sheikh Saqr Program for Government Excellence.
In a statement on the occasion, H.H. Sheikh Saud praised the leaders of the UAE, namely President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, and His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, for supporting education and innovation and enabling national educational institutions to achieve "remarkable progress."
The ruler of Ras Al-Khaimah stressed that human resources are the real national wealth and that sponsoring and honouring creative individuals stems from the leaders' strong belief in innovation and the need for promoting excellence as a standard.
Sixty four winners of the 11th Ras Al-Khaimah Educational Excellence Award were honoured by Ras Al-Khaimah Ruler at the awad giving ceremony, held at the centre of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Community Development in Ras Al-Khaimah.