Fri 04-03-2022 12:07 PM
DUBAI, 4th March, 2022 (WAM) -- The Ministry of Finance (MoF) has received two awards in the 6th edition of the Mohammed bin Rashid Government Excellence Award, at Expo 2020 Dubai.
The event was held during a ceremony organised by the UAE Government under the patronage and presence of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai.
MoF received the 'Leading Federal Entity – ministries with less than 500 employees' award – an accolade reserved for the federal entity that meets or exceeds all standards of the government excellence system.
The ministry also won the 'Best Entity in Proactivity and Future Readiness' as part of the Awards on the Level of Criteria.
Mohamed Hadi Al Hussaini, Minister of State for Financial Affairs, said that winning the award is an incentive to continue on the path of excellence, noting that the accolade is another monumental achievement for MoF in government excellence.
He reaffirmed the ministry's keenness to keep improving its performance and instilling innovation and creativity at work, in line with its vision to be a global leader in the fiscal field and contribute towards achieving the UAE Vision.
Al Hussaini concluded by saying, "The Mohammed bin Rashid Government Excellence Award is one of the main pillars for establishing the concepts of excellence in government work. It reflects the wise vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid to raise performance levels and adopt innovative government work models – ones that contribute to enhancing the UAE's comprehensive sustainable development."
The ceremony was held in the presence of a number of Sheikhs, ministers and officials.