In pictures: Dubai ruler visits Hatta

Sheikh Mohammed, has ordered concerned government entities the speedup of execution of projects related to Hatta's comprehensive development plan, that seeks to turn the city into a key touristic and investment hub that offers all requirements for decent life its residents.
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Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum visits Hatta on Monday inspects a number of construction, services, and environmental project.
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The Dubai ruler arrives at Hatta.
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Sheikh Mohammed stressed the importance of giving priority to service, environmental and heritage-related projects, given its importance in preserving the national identity and heritage.
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Sheikh Mohammed was briefed about the various projects being executed in the area.
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Sheikh Mohammed was also briefed about the efforts Dubai Police provide to ensure the safety and security of visitors, mainly in the area of rescue operations and patrols in mountainous areas.
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Sheikh Mohammed was accompanied by H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Chairman of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation and Khalifa Saeed Suleiman Director- General of the Department of Protocol and Hospitality in Dubai.
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Sheikh Mohammed stands for photograph during Hatta visit.
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Sheikh Mohammed was also briefed about the projects developed jointly between Dubai Municipality and Meraas, which aims to rehabilitate and develop the environmental aspects of Hatta, as it is a key for the development of tourism sector and preserving the heritage aspect of the area.