Wed 21-06-2017 22:04 PM
ABU DHABI, 21st June, 2017 (WAM) – Under the Sheikh Zayed Housing Programme, 625 beneficiaries have been approved to receive housing assistance at a total cost of AED417 million.
Dr. Abdullah bin Mohammed Belhaif Al Nuaimi, Minister of Infrastructure Development and Chairman of the Programme, said the good news was conveyed ahead of Eid Al Fitr to bring a smile on the faces of the eligible recipients.
"This underscores the leadership's commitment to bring joy to citizens on the happy occasion and the government's persistent efforts to improve the quality of life for citizens," he affirmed.
He added that the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda seeks to decrease the waiting period of eligibility for housing to two years from the date of application.