SHARJAH, 29th May, 2018 (WAM) — H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah, and also Chairman of the Sharjah Executive Council, SEC, on Tuesday chaired a meeting of the council on Tuesday, at the Ruler’s Office in Sharjah, in the presence of H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Salem bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Deputy Chairman of the Executive Council.
The Council reviewed a number of issues on its agenda concerning the emirate’s various affairs. The Council issued a number of resolutions that would achieve the vision of the Emirate of Sharjah in providing the best services to Emirati citizens and residents in the various cities and regions of the emirate.
The Council discussed the draft law submitted by the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department on the regulation of real estate brokerage in the emirate. Abdulaziz Ahmed Al Shamsi, Director General of Department, reviewed the articles and provisions of the law which comes in light of the great developments in the real estate market.
After discussing the draft law by the members of the Council, the Council directed the inclusion of the comments made by the members and referred the draft law to the Sharjah Consultative Council to complete its legislative procedures.
The Council issued Resolution No (15) of 2018 amending appointments of special and temporary contracts. The resolution is in keeping with the directives of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, for increasing the salaries and allowances of the employees of the Government of Sharjah.
The Council also issued Resolution No. (16) of 2018 amending the Executive Council Resolution No. 6 of 2017 concerning the formation of the Higher Committee to prepare the Emirate of Sharjah to join the Global Network for Age-friendly Cities. The decision appointed Khalifa Al Tunaiji, Member of the Executive Council and Chairman of the Sharjah Housing Department, to the Supreme Committee.
The Council also reviewed the general organisational structure of the Sharjah Police Academy which includes adding new departments and changing titles with the aim of achieving the Academy’s objectives and vision in accordance with the systems adopted by the police academies in the UAE.
As part of the agenda of the meeting, the Council reviewed the agenda of the SCC’s 18th meeting of the third ordinary session of the ninth legislative chapter, to be held on Thursday, 31 May 2018, to discuss the organisation of Sharjah Institute for Heritage.
The session also discussed a number of topics related to the public affairs of the emirate and proposals to develop and strengthen them and took appropriate decisions.